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Island of the Blue Dolphins -- Newbery Medal Winner--awesome story of life on California channel islands--one girl left behind when her tribe leaves due to Russian fur traders. Based on true story. All Scott O'Dell books are wonderful! Penguin Books, This Is A Book, The Book, Reading Lists, Book Lists, Reading Groups, Reading Strategies, Kids Reading, Reading Activities

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Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott Odell

Island of the Blue Dolphins Worksheets - These free printable worksheets and more are designed to supplement reading of Scott O'Dell's "Island of the Blue Dolphins. Middle School Reading, 5th Grade Reading, Literacy Circles, Free Printable Worksheets, Free Printables, Literature Circles, Homeschool High School, Book Study, Teaching Reading
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Timeline 1811 - Juana Maria is born sometime before this date 1814 - Massacre of Nicoleño population by Native Alaskan hunters 1835 - Santa Barbara Mission rescues almost all of the islanders 1853 - Juana Maria is rescued from the island and taken to Santa Barbara Mission October 19, 1853 - Juana Maria dies 7 weeks later

Our new essential question is: How can reading literature help us to understand a culture? I picked Island of the Blue Dolphins because ev. 3rd Grade Books, 6th Grade Reading, 6th Grade Ela, 3rd Grade Classroom, Fourth Grade, Classroom Ideas, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Teaching Reading
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Island of the Blue Dolphins

Our new essential question is: How can reading literature help us to understand a culture? I picked Island of the Blue Dolphins because evidence of Karena's Indian culture is prevalent throughout the novel. On this poster you can see that we are adding evidence from the novel of various customs/beliefs of the island people. One writing assignment we worked on had to do with choices the main character has to make. Karena's brother does not make it to the ship that has come to rescue the…

Island of the Blue Dolphin gave our book club many topics to explore. Here are some of our favorite Island of the Blue Dolphins learning activities. 4th Grade Reading, Literature Circles, Middle Schoolers, Book Study, Teaching Reading, Reading Lessons, Book Club Books, Book Clubs, Ocean Themes

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Island of the Blue Dolphin gave our book club many topics to explore. Here are some of our favorite Island of the Blue Dolphins learning activities.

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Negara Lain - Gurun

NEGARA LAIN Terdapat pelbagai jenis hutan di dunia. Antaranya ialah tumbuhan gurun(Gurun Sahara),tumbbuhan tundra(Siberia Rusia), tumbuhan mediterranean (Turki) dan tumbuhan monsun tropika (Thailand).Tumbuhan Gurun Sahara Gurun Sahara terletak di benua Afrika.kawasan in merupakan kawasan yang kering dan panas sepanjang tahun kerana beriklim gurun. Jumlah hujan kurang 250mm setahun yang turun sekali-sekala . Julat suhu harian besar. Suhu harian waktu siang 38 °c - 44°c,suhu waktu malam pula…

An original newspaper article written in June of 1879 about the girl in the book Island of the Blue Dolphins. This is the book that sparked the beginning of my love affair with reading. Literature Circles, Newspaper Article, Article Writing, 5th Grades, Middle School, School School, Social Studies, Dolphins, Novels
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Papers Past | Newspapers | North Otago Times | 9 June 1879 | A CASTAWAY.

A CASTAWAY. In a recent number of the San Francisco Call an account is g'ven of an Indian woman who was accidentally abandoned on San Nicolas Island, off the const of Southern California, and spent 18 yeais alone there before she was rescued. The fact of her existence was discovered by a man who went from the mainland to hunt for otters, and who found footprints sunk deeply in the ground. He was unable to follow up these indications till nearly three years, when one of a party who…

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An Innovative Book Report Idea for "Island of the Blue Dolphins"

Students can create a board game to show their understanding of the book "Island of the Blue Dolphins" by Scott O'Dell.

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Short clip describing what a "devilfish" is when described in "Island of the Blue Dolphins" Fifth Grade, Third Grade, Bridge To Terabithia, Ella Enchanted, 4th Grade Social Studies, A Wrinkle In Time, California History, 4th Grade Reading, Unit Studies

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Just a project I did for class for the novel, Island of the Blue Dolphins. I had to explain what a "Devil Fish" was. There wasn't much to it. So yea kinda bo...

A SMARTBoard companion to the book Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O& Book Club Books, The Book, Middle School Literature, Smart Board Lessons, Enrichment Activities, Island Map, 4th Grade Reading, Thematic Units, Reading Intervention

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Sea otters relocated to San Nicolas Island Sanctuary - Mini-Documentary / Get unique, hands-on activity ideas for ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS make literature real and fun for kids. Sixth Grade, Third Grade, 5th Grade Social Studies, 4th Grade Reading, Sea Otter, Marine Biology, Hands On Activities, Dolphins, Elementary Schools

Mini Doc: San Nicolas Island

About this video: People have done some incredible things to try and save the southern sea otter population. Find out more about the "No Otter Zone" and why ...

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We’re GIVING AWAY a $25.00 Amazon gift card. Island of the Blue Dolphins is our Book of the Week. Each week we highlight and GIVE AWAY great children’s literature for parents, teachers and homeschool.

Whether you are homeschooling, planning classroom lessons, or just encouraging a love of reading, there are many Island of the Blue Dolphins activities that . Words In Different Languages, Dolphin Art, Native American Girls, Reading Projects, How To Make Fire, 4th Grade Reading, Home Learning, Book Girl, Shell Necklaces
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Whether you are homeschooling, planning classroom lessons, or just encouraging a love of reading, there are many Island of the Blue Dolphins activities that ...

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Alaskan Nature explores all the wonders found in the great state of Alaska including Alaska's Native Aleut Tribe Hunt Costume, Best Sites, Fun Sites, 4th Grade Social Studies, Tribal Dress, Sea Otter, People Of The World, Read Aloud, Applique Designs
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Reading Is Thinking: Island of the Blue Dolphins Essential Questions! Reading Classes, Reading Is Thinking, Essential Questions, 5th Grades, Fourth Grade, Grade 1, Social Studies, Dolphins, Elementary Schools
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Island of the Blue Dolphins

Our new essential question is: How can reading literature help us to understand a culture? I picked Island of the Blue Dolphins because evidence of Karena's Indian culture is prevalent throughout the novel. On this poster you can see that we are adding evidence from the novel of various customs/beliefs of the island people. One writing assignment we worked on had to do with choices the main character has to make. Karena's brother does not make it to the ship that has come to rescue the…