Here are useful websites to use with assignments.
5th Grade Olympics
The Carpenter’s Gift
5th Grade Reading Club
- Sharon Creech – The Wanderer
- Kids Health – This site answers many of the questions our students have.
- Family Doctor – Click on the Kids tab for information on behaviors and emotions, parenting, eating and nutrition, home safety, and more.
Coleen Paratore’s Web Site – Coleen Paratore visited Green Meadow in April, 2006. She is the author of the Wedding Planner’s Daughter and How Prudence Proovit Proved the Truth About Fairy Tales.
Matt McElligott’s Website – Matt McElligott visited Green Meadow in 2005. His latest book is Blackbeard Under Siege. He wrote Absolutely Not. He is currently writing Bean Thirteen. He is coming for his second visit on February 26. 2016!
Bruce Hiscock’s Website – Bruce Hiscock has written and illustrated many books including The Big Tree and The Big Rock.
Jackie Rogers Website – Jackie Rogers has visited Green Meadow twice! You can see some of her work on our Author Quilt! She is coming again! She has re illustrated the Beverly Cleary books!
Iza Trapani’s Website – Iza spent three days at our school and was our visiting artist for art, music and library. She is the author and illustrator of many books based on Nursery Rhymes including I’m a Little Teapot.
Rose Kent’s Website – Rose is the author of Kimchi and Calamari. She visited our school in 2008.
James Preller’s Website – James Preller is our author for 2009. He is the author of the Jigsaw Jones Series and tnd Six Innings among many others.
Karen Beil’s Website – Karen Beil is a wonderful author of children’s picture books, including Grandma According to Me which she spoke about to our PTO.
Nancy Castaldo’s Website – Nancy Castaldo visited our school in 2010. She spoke to us about saving our environment.
Grace Lin’s Website – Mrs. Leinung was lucky enough to be invited by Ally and Abby R. to meet this wonderful author and illustrator. She has just won a Newbery Honor Award for her book When the Mountain meets the Moon.
Marc Brown’s Website – Marc Brown is visiting our school October 22. We are so excited!
G. Brian Karas – G. Brian Karas visited our school on April 27th, 2012.
Hudson Talbott – Hudson Talbott visited Green Meadow in 2001 and 2013. Check out his newest book which received a star review in School Library Journal –It’s All About Meow.