Scope Links for December 14, 2009
Here are some recommended links to help you form pre-reading and extension activities for each article in this issue.
Your World, p. 3
- "Read & Release"
- Official site
- "Poet's Bright Star"
- Official site of the film
- "What's In a Name?"
- Site of the NASA contest, includes background info on the contest, as well as interactive educational materials about space travel, Mars rovers, and more
- Official site of the movie
Vocabulary: The Scope 100 Wordhunt on Rachael Flatt, p. 13
- Rachael's official site
- Official site of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, includes educational programs
- Reading Is Fundamental
Nonfiction: "Meeting Nelson Mandela," p. 14
- Nelson Mandela Foundation
- "Be the Change," Scholastic Lesson Plan on activism