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Clothes pin people

08 Aug 2010
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1. Paint the clothes pin like a person or animal.
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2. Glue on eyes and yarn hair.

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clothes pins, yarn, glue, paint, googly eyes

Funds for schooling

08 Aug 2010
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1. Student loans
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2. Bank loans
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3. Private loans
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4. Government loans
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Use examples from the people you know that were available to find money to go to college.

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Sounds like

08 Aug 2010
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Divide the class into two teams. Each team member has to circle the word that sounds like the sound underlined in the model. Write on the board and repeat the model sound and then review each word and sound with the whole class. If one team missed a word or circled the wrong word, the opposing team would get bonus points if they could correct it. Discuss often to how a word looks may be different to how it sounds and some letter combinations to watch for iI.e. Peace- looks at ?ce? for "s" sound sometimes.
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List of words

U.S.A.

08 Aug 2010
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1. Name the states
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2. Name some capitals
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3. Things that the states are famous for
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1) Washington apples
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2) Florida and California oranges
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4. Talk about directions
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- West, North, South, East where is this state? Have the students answer.
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5. What are they known for or as?
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- North-yankees
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- South-rebels
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- West- the old west cowboys, gold rush

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U.S. Map

Presidents

08 Aug 2010
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(Page 530) Odd facts, questions, the makings of a good President

Materials: 
1991 Guinness Book of World Records

Special guest

08 Aug 2010
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Interview:
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Where are you from?
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How old are you?
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What is your purpose in life?
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What have you been doing all summer?

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Snow

08 Aug 2010
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Talk about snow. Where in the world it is and tell stories about your experiences with snow. Show pictures. Talk about snow flakes and how every flake is unique and different. Have them make snowflakes and see how they all turn out.

Materials: 
Scissors, white sheets of paper, pictures of snow

Siberia

08 Aug 2010
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Siberia starts on page 2.
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In an area the size of the U.S. only 25 million people populate it.
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1. Weather is extremely cold
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2. People live in Apton communities
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3. Migrating statistics 26,000 come in a year and 24,000 leave every year.
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4. Resources are very rich.
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Tin, coal, gold, oil, iron, copper, over
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Transportation in to and around are airplanes. Aerofot a soviet airline which knits it all together. Which can travel by snow mobile or other snow transport.
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Tourist Attraction
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- Northern beaches people go to for camping, boating, fishing, and barbecues.
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Materials: 
National Geographic Map of Soviet Union

Nudity

08 Aug 2010
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Candain in Toronto was thrown into jail for skinny-dipping. What do you think about this in your country? If you were there at a beach and you saw a person skinny-dipping, what would you think or do? Also, if you are with your family, what would you tell the children? Nutity is accepted in many foreign countries. What should be done to protect morality?

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Country Entertainment

08 Aug 2010
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Tell about events done for entertainment in the country:
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- Tractor pulls
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- Hog tying competition
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- Greased pig competition
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- Barrel riding
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- Horse shows
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- Line dancing/square dancing (DEMONSTRATE!)
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- Cow tipping

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