Costa Rica 2012:


http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activity/global-trek-virtual-travel-around-world

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activity/costa-rican-caterpillars

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activity/celebrate-hispanic-heritage

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activity/immigration-stories-yesterday-and-today

Dates:
5 weeks of program, from July 9th until August 10th

Field Trips:
Portland, CT Water Park
Trips to Pope Park Pool

Lesson Plans Ideas:

Watching a short video, creating a map & passport. Passports will be stamped for incentive prizes.
CIA Kids Challenge
Jeopardy games
Creating a Quextal bird
Learning about volcanos and creating a volcano
Learning about the layers of the Amazon rainforest




PBS:
http://www.pbs.org/journeyintoamazonia/teacher.html

Curriculum from Pro Teacher:
http://www.proteacher.com/redirect.php?goto=550