This week I’m joining the 5 Days of Homeschooling Essentials blog hop. Come back here each day this week to find out some of my favorite homeschooling resources. And down at the bottom of the post you’ll find links to other blogs!
Today I’m sharing about the fun unit study we just completed about Antarctica and Penguins. We’ve been studying world geography, and this was the perfect time to get to Antarctica. It was even -18 degrees here last week!
The Emperor’s Egg by Martin Jenkins
Penguin by Claire Robinson
Children’s Atlas of God’s World by Craig Froman (pages on Antarctica)
Penguins and Antarctica: Magic Tree House Research Guide by Nancy Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Atwater
Weddell Seal: Fat and Happy by Joyce L. Markovics
Antarctica by Rebecca Hirsch
Other books we didn’t have time to read:
Penguin Puzzle by Judith Bauer Stamper
Black Whiteness: Admiral Byrd Alone in the Antarctic by Robert Burleigh
Crocodiles, Camels, and Dugout Canoes: Eight Adventurous Episodes by Bo Zaunders (chapter about Ernest Shackleton)
Be sure to read about more Homeschooling Essentials at the following blogs:
61. Lisa @ Our Simple Kinda Life
62. Tabitha @ The Homeschool Four
63. LaRee @ Broad Horizons
64. Gwen @ Tolivers to Texas
65. Amy @ Counting Change. . . Again
66. Jacquelin @ A Stable Beginning
68. Adena @ AdenaF
69. Stacie @ Super Mommy to the Rescue
70. Jen @ Happy Little Homemaker
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