Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami

The recent tragedy in Japan of earthquake and tsunami may make you want more information on the subject. Here are two links that may help you understand the tsunami and also see some coverage of what happened in Japan.

This site provides lots of links for kids


This second link is for Scholastic News coverage for students.


Also a good short chapter book on the subject is

The Big Wave by Pearl S. Buck

MSN is also publishing panoramic photos of the earthquake damage


Saturday, March 12, 2011

News Station CAt

Check out this great MSN video: News-cat-ster

Any follower of this blog knows that our school had a Library Cat, Tigger, for over 10 years. He brought much joy and peace to our students. Look at this news station that has a News Cat!