History: Gulf War
This video is almost an hour long, but for your older kids that are really into history this is a really well done video of why the war began and what happened during the war.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/iz.html – learn more about Iraq from this online website.
http://www.uen.org/themepark/liberty/gulfwar.shtml – click on the people, places and things that happened during the Persian Gulf War.
http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/indepth/war-iraq/lesson_helper/pdfs/roots.pdf – worksheet that shows you the roots of the problem for why the Persian Gulf War started. It shows the problems in timeline format then asks questions.
Geography: Western Asia
http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/Asian_Geography.htm – online games for the geography of Asia.
http://lizardpoint.com/geography/asia-quiz.php?type=randmenu – online quiz that asks you to click on each country in Asia when asked where a country is.
http://thisreadingmama.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Roll-an-Adjective-Pack.pdf – a printable activity that allows you to use dice that you roll and create more vibrant sentences.
http://files.havefunteaching.com/activities/language-arts/adjectives-activity.pdf – printable apples to apples game that uses pictures and words to understand how to use adjectives.
http://www.acupcakefortheteacher.com/2012/04/namebows-and-easy-pattern-freebie.html – cute craft idea with clouds and rainbows (spectrums) that include adjectives.
Science: How Does Heat Flow?
http://www.perkinselearning.org/accessible-science/heat-transfer-through-popping-popcorn – easy way to use popcorn to demonstrate the three different heat transfer methods.
http://science-mattersblog.blogspot.com/2010/07/convection-spirals-over-lightbulb.html – easy science experiment using paper and a lamp, to show your kids how home convection works.
Math: The Distributive Law
http://apples4bookworms.blogspot.com/2014/06/distributive-property-hands-on-activity.html – fun hands-on activity using a piece of paper and three dice.
https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Distributive-Property-Puzzle-FREE-2152115 – free penguin puzzle that uses the distributive property to solve the puzzle.
Fine Arts: Review Beethoven
http://makingmusicfun.net/htm/f_printit_free_printable_worksheets/beethoven-coloring-page.htm – coloring page of Beethoven.
https://hubpages.com/entertainment/Ludwig-van-Beethoven-Composer-Study-for-Kids – a lot of activities to learn about Beethoven.