Anita Walsh

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School Projects

R E S E A R C H I N G : THE OLMECS (Ancient Mexico)

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The Olmec of Mesoamerica Video

Colossal Heads (made of basalt)

Jade Masks

Jaguars 

Olmec Temples

Olmec Reliefs (flat sculptures)

Jade Sculptures

Facts about the Ancient Olmecs

 

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KYOTO Feedback Form

Click Here for 1st Grade Survey!

 

Click Here for 2nd Grade Survey!

 

Click Here for 3rd Grade Survey!

 

 

Third Graders Explore Japanese Stab Binding

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DIY Japanese Bookbinding Tutorial

(How to sew the binding begins two minutes in! Save Time!)

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First Graders Study Japanese Prints

Katsushika Hokusai

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Utagawa Hiroshige

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Homes in Japan

Arts and Culture of Kyoto, Japan

 

Second Graders Learn to Sew!

Threading a Needle, Tying a Knot

Running Stitch, Tying Off Your Work

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BPCS Second Graders Investigate the Underground Railroad!

Brain Pop: Underground Railroad Review

Use this link above to review what we learned in today’s video!

Also check out Underground Railroad Code Words & Underground Railroad Conductors

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Freedom Quilt Blocks

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See more quilt codes here!

 

BPCS First Second Graders!

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Calendar Rhyme by Mother Goose
Thirty days has September, April, June, and November.
All the rest have thirty-one,
Except for February alone,
Which has but twenty-eight days clear,
And twenty-nine in each leap year.

Moon Phase Link 2017

Moon Phase Link 2016

New York Harvest Cycle

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Zodiac Link (optional)

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BPCS SECOND GRADERS
Read So We Can Go to Constantinople!

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Suits of Armor

Armor Helmets

City of Constantinople

Google Arts and Culture (Armor)

 

BPCS SECOND GRADERS
Research Great Leaders from Around the World and Throughout Time!

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Visit Duckster.com

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Draw your Great Leader!

In your sketchbooks, note the following information.
When and where did your great leader live?
What did he or she do to help the world?
What do you admire about your great leader?

 

BPCS SECOND GRADERS LOVE ORIGAMI

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Choose from video links below!

Balloon

Crab

Dolphin

Turtle

Easy Flower

Very Easy Flower

Skull

Spider

And more!

 

TRAVELING AROUND THE WORLD — FUELED BY MATH

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INDIA number story grade 2

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