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Hogwarts at Home!!!

Check out this cool new website that brings all things Harry Potter to you at home during this quarantine!! You can also get Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone for FREE on Audible!! 

FREE BOOKS ONLINE!!!

For all my dedicated readers- you can find TONS of very popular, very current novels on this website! You do not need any sort of account, username or password! The Selection series, Maze Runner series, Delirium series, Legend series and much, much, more!! Huge shout out to Mrs. Devlin for finding this and sharing it with us!!

Please keep reading as much and as often as you can!! Email me and let me know what you're reading, what you've read and what you plan to read!! 

Peace, love and books!!  ~ Mrs. P.

LMS eResources for Remote Learning

Please read the following if you need access to eBooks/audiobooks and other learning content while schools are temporarily closed.

download Summer READ 5 Program

All District 186 students are encouraged to read 5 books over the summer and log their reading.

Information about the program and reading log are attached.

Please know students may also participate in summer reading programs through Barnes & Noble as well as the Lincoln Library (Springfield, IL). These are both FREE and students can earn prizes!

Greek Mythology Websites

https://www.ducksters.com/history/ancient_greek_mythology.php

 

https://greece.mrdonn.org/education.html

Scroll way, way to the bottom of this one to get various myths, legends, heroes, gods, etc.

 

https://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/greek-heroes-popular-culture-through-time

 

https://pantheon.org/

 

https://www.mensaforkids.org/teach/lesson-plans/an-introduction-to-greek-mythology/

For this one- skip past the “lesson” part and there’s just a basic paragraph about each of the gods.

Author Websites

Check out what your favorite authors are up to and connect with them via their websites. Here are some fan favorites:

Jason Reynolds:

https://www.jasonwritesbooks.com/

Jacqueline Woodson

https://www.jacquelinewoodson.com/

Walter Dean Myers

http://walterdeanmyers.net/

Kwame Alexander

https://kwamealexander.com/

Matt de la Pena

http://mattdelapena.com/

Grace Lin

https://www.gracelin.com/

Tim Federle

https://timfederle.com/

eMammal Images

Check out this cool website that has images of wild animals caught on trail cameras! 

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Lincoln Library - The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois

This link will take you to the Lincoln Library Homepage.

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Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

This link will take you to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Homepage.

7th Grade Legends of Our Land

ANCIENT ROMAN CLOTHING SEARCH

Books & Authors