April is .. - Arbor Day & Earth Day - Beverly Cleary's Birthday - Easter fun -- National Poetry Month - Morse Code - Paul Revere's Ride - Titanic sinks


National Poetry Month see St. Joe's Poetry page with fun and games - and lesson plans

International Children's Book Day - April 2nd (Hans Christian Andersen's birthday)

April Fool's Day - InfoPlease

Beverly Cleary's webpage - birthday April 12, 1916

April is School Library Month

School Library Month

National Library Week
April 10 - 16

Titanic sinks - April 14-15, 1912

Lauren Tarshis and interviews survivors video

Awesome Stories - set of stories linked to primary sources on Titanic

Discovery Channel - Titanic -- may be disappearing again

Encyclopedia Britannica article --

History Channel -Titanic -- facts and fugures video (2 min)

Lost Liners - PBS - with primary sources

TrueFlix Titanic -- see Disasters - with video (see catalog for passwords)

Paul Revere's Ride - April 18, 1775

Earth Day(April 22) and Arbor Day (April 29)
with 38 great links for Earth Day from Media Specialist's guide to the internet
and 14 educational resources from Free Technology for Teachers

Easter Lesson Plans and activitiees

    Easter - ABCTeach- word searches, mazes, letter background, crafts, dot to dot and more, writing prompts

    Easter - Teachers Guide

    Easter Lesson Plans - TeAchnology - tons of printables and lessons

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