January 25, 2013
England - Country Study
Next week we will begin our study of England! :) Not the UK, just England. We will study the others by themselves. ;)
Here is a list of resources that we plan on using.
Little Passports - I just LOOOOOVE these kits!!! They also have a states version that I have been meaning to sign up for.
Maps to Color & Learn - Europe
The Eyewitness Atlas of the World
The Kingfisher Young People's Atlas of the World
A Child's History of England - Free for Kindle!
A Little Princess - 99 cents for Kindle
DK Eyewitness Castle
A Picture Book of Florence Nightingale
Simon and Barklee in England
This Is London
Madeline in London
The Worldwide Adventures of Winston and Churchill - Book 1 - Europe
Printables - (lapbooks, unit studies, notebooking, paper crafts, maps, coloring pages, etc.)
Amanda Bennett Passport United Kingdom - although we will just be using the portion specific for England - On sale for $5 right now!
England Country Study Lapbook from Homeschool Share
DLTK-Kids - paper crafts, coloring pages, worksheets, craft ideas
National Geographic Kids
Activity Village - British Wildlife and London Theme
Squidoo Choose a Country lens
England Picture Activity Cards - $3
Online Resources -
YouTube - Castles
Kids Ask Questions About England
TIME for Kids - All About England
Frenchfrog's Little English Pond
Using papier mache for map making from - Angelic Scalliwags
Activity Village - crafts
I hope this gives you a good starting point for learning about England!! :)