This packet has 101 different internet research projects for middle school students. Students search for interesting facts about Egypt, Israel, Russia, China, Mexico, Ireland, Germany and Puerto Rico. Students locate postage stamps from foreign countries and illustrate them. Students investigate Alaska, North Carolina, Texas, Hawaii, New York and California. Students find and describe coins from foreign countries. Students discover national parks and monuments. Students locate cities, mountains and bodies of water on maps of U.S. states. Students research the lives of Richard Feynman, George Washington Carver, Diane Feinstein, George Lucas, Jack London, Joe DiMaggio, Julie Child, Stephen Hawking, Nancy Pelosi, Albert Einstein, Sojourner Truth, Bill Clinton, Elie Wiesel, Sally Ride, and John F. Kennedy. Students explore time travel, The Holocaust, slavery, cooking, sea stars, the rattlesnake, the pyramids, the biggest bus, the fastest fish, Russian words, The Appalachian Mountains, The Pony Express, pigeons, ASL sign language, wars, dinosaurs, denim, panning for gold, castles, and more.
If you are looking for 101 printable pages to engage your students in Critical Thinking through Internet Research, then this packet is what you want. Use for homework, in the computer lab, or for enrichment for your Gifted and Talented students.
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