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Reading Grades K-2

Watch this National Geographic video about the Amazon River at this website:   

After watching the video with a parent complete the task below:

Create a nonfiction book!, Write a book about what you learned! It can be as long or as short as you want. Visit the library and check out other nonfiction books to get ideas.

Take out a piece of paper and create your nonfiction book. 

Reading Grades 3-5

Read about the Amazon River at this website:  

After reading the article answer the following questions:

  • How long is the Amazon River?
  • Why is the Amazon River famous? (explain)
  • Name 5 animals that live in the Amazon River? Give at least 3 facts about each animal.

Reading Grades 6-8

Project Title:  Blueprint or Floor Plan

Project Directions: Create either a blueprint or floor plan of a scene described in one of the novels.

Return completed activities to campus between August 14th-23rd.

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