May 23rd is “World Turtle Day”. The following is last year’s post. I checked the links and all of them are still active. It was a great study.
According to my special days calendar, May 23 is World Turtle Day! I have found some great free resource links to follow as we learn about turtles in our homeschool with a one day only mini unit study.
Lapbook from here http://www.homeschoolshare.com/turtles.php
Much about turtles, conservation, rescue, and more here http://www.seaturtleinc.org/
More cool turtle stuff here http://www.conserveturtles.org/turtletides.php
Something challenging for an art project here http://spoonful.com/printables/make-origami-turtle
Turtle jokes for Z from here http://www.gogonews.com/posts-Turtle+Jokes!-6460.html
“What kind of jokes do turtles tell? SHELL-arious ones!”
And finally a notebooking page for a journal entry about turtles from here http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/sea_turtle_writing_paper.htm
It looks like we’ve got science, language arts, computer lab, art, and fun covered for our homeschool summer school today!