Scope Links March 22, 2010
Here are some recommended links to help you form pre-reading and extension activities for each article in this issue.
Your World, p. 3
- "A Whale of a Project!"
When artist Matt Kish completes 10 Moby Dick illustrations, he updates his blog with photos of the new pages, www.everypageofmobydick.blogspot.com
- "Suffragist House Honored"
- Susan B. Anthony House Museum, with biography and online tour, www.susanbanthonyhouse.org
- "Anne Frank's Friend"
Readers Theater Play: Temple Grandin, p. 6
- The official site of Temple Grandin, includes a bio, bibliography, writings, articles, and more, www.templegrandin.com
- Official site of the HBO film Temple Grandin, includes trailer, www.hbo.com/movies/temple-grandin
- National Autism Association, www.nationalautismassociation.org
Nonfiction: Write On, Women, p. 14
- Willa Cather Foundation, includes two video clips from Willa Cather-The Road Is All, an American Masters TV special on Cather, www.willacather.org
- Play the 5-minute NPR audio interview with Gwendolyn Brooks, which includes her reciting "We Real Cool" and "The Rites for Cousin Vit," www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=9560637
- Madeleine L'Engle's official site, with a photo gallery, NPR interview, poetry reading, and more, www.madeleinelengle.com
- Pam Muñoz Ryan's official site, with bio, writing advice, a Q&A, and more, www.pammunozryan.com