Online Resources




Book Trailers

The following website has links to student made book trailers and is from a teacher librarian who has pulled it altogether to share with others (Michelle Harclerode, Teacher Librarian): How to Make a Book Trailer
Documents below are from this website and may have been adapted.: Start with BOOK TRAILERS, then 7 STEPS TO MAKING A TRAILER.
Review all documents before you get started. Search using only the links and suggested sites in BOOK TRAILERS document
but if you find materials you know are inappropriate--stop, let your teachers know.





Skills Practice/Assessment

Math

Science

Reading/Writing

Research

Research Links

http://www.foodtimeline.org/foodschools.html
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1929229,00.html
http://www.educationbug.org/a/the-history-of-the-school-lunch-program.html
http://www.fyiliving.com/diet/nutrition/chocolate-milk-banned-the-history-of-school-lunch-1790-today/

Social Studies

North Carolina Resources (under construction)

State Symbols


NC is my Home Unit (AG/Alberdi)


Online Advertising/Making Informed Judgments

Famous North Carolinians (Donaldson/Bell)

*Please let your teacher know if one of the links does not work. Do not print these sites. Some are very long.
Thomas Day - free African-American cabinetmaker
http://webpages.charter.net/ljeffress/ThomasDaydoc.htm
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/people/A0814835.html
Elizabeth Dole – senator for NC
http://www-cgi.cnn.com/ALLPOLITICS/1996/conventions/san.diego/players/hanfords/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_Dole
http://www.factmonster.com/biography/us/congress/dole-elizabeth-hanford.html
Dale Earnhardt, Sr – race car driver
http://www.daleearnhardtinc.com/content/legacy/bio.aspx
http://www.factmonster.com/biography/var/daleearnhardt.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Dale_Earnhardt
Billy Graham – preacher
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Billy_Graham
http://www.billygraham.org/mediaRelations/bios.asp?p=1
http://www.factmonster.com/biography/var/billygraham.html
Mia Hamm – soccer player
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/people/A0930513.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mia_Hamm
http://www.miafoundation.org/aboutmia.asp
Mike Krzyzewski – basketball coach
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mike_Krzyzewski
http://www.goduke.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=4200&ATCLID=152844
http://www.coachk.com/meet-coachk.php
Orville Wright – airplane inventor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilbur_Wright
http://www.invent.org/Hall_Of_Fame/156.html
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/people/A0909818.html
http://wright.nasa.gov/orville.htm

James B. Duke
- industrialist
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/people/A0816274.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Buchanan_Duke
George Vanderbilt - capitalist

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Washington_Vanderbilt_II
http://www.biltmore.com/our_story/stories/gwv.asp
http://www.theblueridgehighlander.com/Biltmore_Estate/Vanderbilt_family_history.html
Dolley Madison – wife of former US president
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dolley_Madison
http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/people/A0831072.html
http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/firstladies/dm4.html