Go to a webpage (that has a lot of text) under the Natural Disasters section on Mr. Ferlazzo’s website. Copy the url address of the page. Then go to Awesome Highlighter and paste the url address of the page you chose. Highlight no more than three words in each paragraph that you think show the [...]
Choose a few sentences from one of the websites under Natural Disasters on Mr. Ferlazzo’s website. Then go to one of these online drawing sites: Flash Paint Imagination Cubed Art Pad Draw a picture of what the text makes you see in your mind. Include the text either in the drawing itself or next to [...]
Go to the Natural Disasters section of Mr. Ferlazzo’s website. Click on any of the links you find there that look interesting. In the comments section here, write five things you learned and five questions about things you’d like to learn more about. Also, please include which website or websites you visited.
Use Zee Maps, Quikmaps, Maptrot or UMapper to make a map of major natural disasters. Your map can show different kinds of disasters, or the same (such as an earthquake) that has happened in different places. Please write several sentences, in your own words, about each disaster. Zeemaps lets you insert an image into your [...]
Please write a short report that goes with a slideshow you create about natural disasters. You can make a slideshow that is about a kind of natural disaster — avalanche, volcano, flood, earthquake, drought, etc — or one about a specific disaster — Katrina, the recent Chinese earthquake, the San Francisco earthquake, etc. You can [...]