Papillion-La Vista School District

​HAL Resources

 

 
Internet RolesSurfing, Chatting, Spamming, Netiquette
http://coe.nevada.edu/slefevre/Process.html
 
 
ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS-Chumash and Island Info -Information on Chumash Culture, music, paintings, Channel Island history, and San Nicholas Island.
http://www.esc2.net/TIELevel2/projects/island/page5.htm
 
 
ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS-Chumash Ceremonies - Each year, the Chumash and Gabrielino had many important ceremonies that tied their societies together by providing commonly experienced observances.
http://www.rain.org/campinternet/channelhistory/ceremonies/
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS-Island of the Blue Dol - A thematic Unit integrating science, Language Arts, Social Science, and Art.
http://www.smalltown.com/goals2000/island/
 
 
ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS-Island of the Blue Dol - On Scott O'Dell, Channel Islands, San Nicholas Island, Aleut Heritage, Sea Otters, Sea Lions, Sea Elephants, Dolphins, Cormorants, and Indian Basketry.
http://lausd.k12.ca.us/~cburleso/Lessons/IBDolphins.htm#
 
 
ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS-Island of the Blue Dol - Complete vocabulary, comprehension questions, and final project.
http://lausd.k12.ca.us/~cburleso/Lessons/IBD_guides.htm
 
ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS-Island of the Blue Dol - Fabulous links to information on the Chumash Indians, including Chumash transportation, Aleuts, Dolphins, Sea Otters, kelp, and Devil Fish.
http://volweb.utk.edu/school/ccs/uop/uop4.htm#Lesson 1

 

 
ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS-Scott O'Dell - Biographies and units are abundant on this site.
http://falcon.jmu.edu/~ramseyil/odell.htm

 

 

 

LANGUAGE-Big Six approach to research - Some people call the Big6 an information problem-solving strategy because with the Big6, students are able to handle any problem, assignment, decision or task.
http://big6.com

 

 
LANGUAGE-Careers - Get the low down on a broad range of potential careers.
http://www.input.demon.co.uk/careerguides.html

 

LANGUAGE-Careers - Bureau of Labor Statistics Career Information.
http://www.bls.gov/k12/html/edu_over.htm

 

LANGUAGE-Careers - Another part of Bureau of Labor Statistics Career Information.
http://www.bls.gov

 

LANGUAGE-Careers - Explore interesting jobs in the virtual community of workplaces.
http://www.knowitall.org/kidswork/

 

 

LANGUAGE-Christmas.com - Information about Christmas customs in 200 countries.
http://www.christmas.com/

 

LANGUAGE-Everything about Kwanza - Kwanzaa is a unique African American celebration with focus on the traditional African values of family, community responsibility, commerce, and self-improvement.
http://www.tike.com/celeb-kw.htm

 

LANGUAGE-Gale Group Black History Month Resources - Biographies of Black Americans, quiz, timeline, and activities are included in this site.
http://www.galegroup.com/schools/resrcs/blkhstry/index.htm

 

LANGUAGE-Multnomah County Library - Biographies on African Americans, women, authors, scientist, presidents, etc.
http://www.multnomah.lib.or.us/lib/homework/biohc.html

 

LANGUAGE-NoodleTools - A wonderful web cite that helps create bibliographies for research papers
Go to the Quick Cite area for the How To.
http://noodletools.com
 
LANGUAGE-Overview of the Six Traits - Links for teachers and parents to access information and activities about the six writing traits.
http://www.nwrel.org/sixtraits/overview/overview.htm

 

LANGUAGE-Research It - Search through various dictionaries and thesauruses, look up acronyms and quotations translate English to French and Japanese and back again, figure out anagrams, word-search the works of Shakespeare, look at maps, check your stocks. A wise first stop in any search for information.
http://www.itools.com/research-it/research-it.html

 

LANGUAGE-Worldview - Includes Christmas customs and recipes for a multitude of countries. Excellent for Christmas Around the World projects.
http://christmas.com/worldview/

 

 

 
Mexico Sites - These sites provide information about the country of Mexico.
http://www.elbalero.gob.mx/index_kids.html

 

Mexico Sites - A site with many links including the history of Mexico.
http://www.kidskonnect.com/Mexico/MexicoHome.html

 

Mexico Sites - Cinco de Mayo ideas and activities.
http://www.umkc.edu/imc/cincomay.htm  

 

 
Mexico Sites - Mexico, People and Crafts.
http://www.mexicopeopleandcrafts.com/

 

 

 

Mexico Sites - National Geographic's Discovering Mexico
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/mexico/

 

 

 

 

Mexico Sites - Cinco de Mayo and Mexican games and activities.
http://www.kiddyhouse.com/Holidays/Cinco/Cinco.html

 

NoodleTools - A wonderful web cite that helps create bibliographies for research papers. Go to the Quick Cite area for the How To.
http://noodletools.com

 

NUMBER THE STARS-Holocaust - Site contains great Holocaust, Anne Frank, and WWII links.
http://www.coollessons.org/holocaust.htm

 

NUMBER THE STARS-Holocaust Cybrary - Discussion groups, photos, poems, and facts are used to educate the public about the Holocaust.
http://remember.org/

 

 

NUMBER THE STARS-The Holocaust - A Tragic Legacy: Background information on the Holocaust and related events.
http://library.advanced.org/12663/
 
Reading Club - Add to our reading blog and find out what others are reading!
http://trumbleparkreadingclub.blogspot.com/

 

Scholastic Immigration Web Page - Learn more about immigration yesterday and today.
http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/immigration/
 
Statue of Liberty - A fun interactive cyber hunt about the Statue of Liberty.
http://scholastic.com/cyberhuntkids

 

 

Theme 5: Learning From Nature Language Arts Home P - The Dolphins Led Me Home The Constellations - Background Information The Constellations: Myths, Pictures and Diagrams The Constellations (Table).
http://www.vannet.k12.wa.us/~vsdweb/Depts/LAWeb/sbgweb/5theme5.html

 

Theme 5: Learning From Nature Language Arts Home P - The Dolphins Led Me Home The Constellations - Background Information The Constellations: Myths, Pictures and Diagrams The Constellations (Table).
http://www.vannet.k12.wa.us/~vsdweb/Depts/LAWeb/sbgweb/5theme5.html
 
TITANIC-3D Titanic - This site deals with the history and construction of the Titanic, based mainly around 3D renderings of the vessel.
http://home.interlynx.net/~dclarke/Titanic.html

 

TITANIC-Encyclopedia Titanic - There are 950 individual biographies, over 1000 images; as well as movies and animation. The passenger and crew biographies have also been linked with Lifeboat Lists and Interactive Deck Plans.
http://www.rmplc.co.uk/eduweb/sites/phind/