September 2018 Infotopia/Kidtopia Newsletter
Be sure to check out our Science recommendations on Kidtopia for Grades K-4. Don’t forget to send us your requests for science topics to be included. Here are just a few of the fourteen science resource pages.
October is International Dinosaur Month
Here are some recommended websites with dinosaur names, images, information about when and where they lived, and more.
The National History Museum (UK)
(Images, diet, country, period in which it lived, who named it, etc.)
The Smithsonian: Dinosaurs in our Backyard
(Current topics from UC Berkeley concerning dinosaurs)
(More about dinosaurs from UC Berkeley)
Science Kids: Dinosaurs
Artists and Art History
Are your secondary students researching artists? With links to over 100 artists, the Academic Index is your best resource for information about artists and their works.
(by form, by movement, by region, and more)
Artists from A to Z
English Language Arts Teachers
Infotopia has resources for all of the following, all on the same web page:
· Literature in English (American and British Literature)
· English/Language Arts
· Folktales and Fairy Tales
For literature in languages other than English, check out our web site:
One of the best sites for all literature in languages other than English is Voice of the Shuttle from the University of California Santa Barbara. Just scroll down and you’ll find African, Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, Eastern European, French, German, Greek, Guatemalan, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Scandinavian,
Spanish, and more.