I am making Washington on Monday. He is so cute, easy, and the kids can't wait to write. They asked to sharpen their pencils today, so they would be ready on Monday! Too cute!
Klimt and His Cat: great book about a fantastic artist, with wonderful art activities to accompany your Klimt exploration, from Kids Get Arty
This is a creative way to show the various colonies and where they are located. From these maps, it is easy to see the progression of the population shift inland as more and more colonies developed. Students could also work on their writing skills with a writeup to go with the picture.