Resources for Intermediate Language Lessons Part 1

General Resources
Handbook of Nature Study

Lesson 15 -16 – Birds
Everything Bird: What Kids Really Want to Know about Birds by Cherie Winner
All About Birds – Website
How To Draw Birds In Simple Steps – Polly Pinder

Lesson 18 – The Red-Headed Woodpecker
Red-Headed Woodpecker – Website

Lesson 22 – 23 – Indians
Any of the If You Lived… on Indians will work.

Lesson 25 – 26 – Helen Keller
Helen Keller (Scholastic) by Margaret Davidson & Wendy Watson
Helen Keller: From Tragedy to Triumph by Katherine Wilkie & Robert Doremus
Helen Keller – Website
Learn Sign Language – Website
Helen Keller Lapbook
The Miracle Worker – Movie

Lesson 32 – Fruits
Fruits  by Louise Spilsbury

Lesson 36 – The Farmer
A Day in the Life of a Farmer by Heather Adamson
If You Were a Farmer By Virginia Schomp

Lesson 40
Songs from the Loom: A Navajo Girl Learns to Weave by Monty Roessel
Process of printing – Website

Lesson 44 – The Cat Family
Know Your Cat by Bruce Fogle
Draw 50 Cats by Lee J. Ames

Lesson 65 – 67 – The Village Blacksmith/Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
See a demonstration in an old time Blacksmith Shop – Video

Lesson 69 – Clothing
Food and Clothing by Daniel Gilpin

Lesson 70 – Cotton
Working Cotton by Sherley Anne Williams
Up Before Daybreak: Cotton And People In America by Deborah Hopkinson
The Cotton Gin (Inventions That Shaped the World) by Nancy Robinson Masters
The Biography of Cotton by Carrie Gleason
From Cotton to T-Shirt by Robin Nelson

Lesson 78 – The Dog Family
The New Encyclopedia of the Dog by Bruce Fogle
Draw 50 Dogs by Lee J. Ames

Lesson 94 – Gnawers or Rodents
About Rodents: A Guide for Children by Cathryn Sill
Rodents of the World by David Alderton and Bruce Tanner
Welcome to the World of Squirrels by Diane Swanson
Squirrels: The Animal Answer Guide Richard W. Thorington Jr.

Lesson 96 – Money
Money (DK Eyewitness Books) by Joe Cribb
The Story of Money by Betsy Maestro and Giulio Maestro