A World To Discover April Vol 1

Leonardo da Vinci - Informative resources about a "Renaissance Man".

Frogfish - Links and videos to learn about this unusual creature.

Clouds Resource Page - Includes: Information about cloud identification and types. Links and videos.

BugGuide.net - Bug identification site.

Artists Helping Children: Book Making - Instructions and links for making your own book.

Fun Stuff To Do: 3-D Shapes - Printable pages.


Seasonal Foods

Cabbage - Cabbage experiment suggestions, recipe for homemade coleslaw, and links to cabbage information.

Oranges - General and nutritional information, diseases, educational resources, ideas for orange peels and videos.

Strawberries - Strawberry research project includes links to other strawberries posts on Fran's World and to other informative sites.


Sweet Potatoes - Sweet potato resources, including nutrition facts, educational info and recipes.


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Frogfish

Striated Frogfish or Hairy Frogfish 

Frogfish are very unusual looking creatures that can be found in tropical and sub-tropical waters all over the world. 

Frogfish - This site is all about frogfish including: Behavior, camouflage, photos, a free ebook and more.

Underwater Photography Guide: Frogfish - Identification, behavior, and photography.

Wikipedia: Frogfish - Information about the frogfish, where it can be found,
diet and hunting skills and photos.

PBS Kids: Frogfish Feast - Online game.



Videos


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Leonardo Da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci
Leonardo Da Vinci lived over 500 years ago and is a well known polymath, mathematician, artist, and scientist. 
He is most famous for painting the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper, and is also known for his futuristic inventions.

Leonardo da Vinci.org - This site offers biographical information about Da Vinci and a gallery of his works.

History.org: Leonardo da Vinci - Written biographical facts and short videos.

WikipediaLeonardo da Vinci - Site offers biographical information about Da Vinci's life and works, and pictures.



Videos


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A World To Discover March Vol 1

Resource Pages

Ireland - Includes links to geographical, historical, and cultural information. Videos have been included as well.

Spiders - Includes links to: An article about types of spiders and facts, information, identification chart, home remedies, printables, and craft projects. Videos have also been included.


Activity Suggestions

Paper Stunt Planes

Paper Aeroplanes: Stunts and Aerobatics with Paper Aeroplanes

InstructablesHow To Build A Cool Stunt Paper Airplane & 
How To Make A Nice Simple Paper Stunt Plane


Limericks

Young Writers: What is a Limerick? - Site offers a definition of a limerick and an example for young people.

Invisible Ink

About: How To Make Your Own Invisible Ink - Ways to make invisible ink using household items.


Pollinators

USDA: Forestry Service: Pollinators
Article: Our future flies on the wings of pollinators.

Pollinator.org
Offers Planting Guides in PDF format for different regions for the USA and Canada.

Wikipedia: Pollinator
Offers information about different types of pollinators.

Seasonal Foods

Cabbage - Cabbage experiment suggestions, recipe for homemade coleslaw, and links to cabbage information.

Oranges - General and nutritional information, diseases, educational resources, ideas for orange peels and videos.

Strawberries - Strawberry research project includes links to other strawberries posts on Fran's World, and to other informative sites.


Connect with Fran's World of Discovery!

Note: If this or another activity on Fran's World of Discovery has inspired you in a positive way, or you have featured this activity in a blog post, please comment and link back to where the post can be found, or tell me what you or your family enjoyed about it! Thank you!