Welcome to the Einstein Club!

Albert Einstein was one of the most famous scientists of our time. As a child and as an adult, he always loved to think about things. When he was young, he constantly wondered what made things work. In honor of Albert Einstein, follow your curiosity and find information about things that make you wonder!   
Directions:
Choose a task.
Copy the task onto a piece of paper.
Click on the web site and complete the task.
 

Reading Einsteins
1. Name one major event that happened in each of the 6 Harry Potter books. click here
2. Name 5 popular children's books and their genres. click here
3. Choose a children's author and list 5 interesting facts about his or her life. click here
4. Name and explain the features of 3 reading genres. click here
5. Name 10 famous authors using this page (click here) and this page (click here)

Comfortable Einsteins for Book Groups C and D
6. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of Happy Mother's Day, Dear Dragon. click here
7. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of The No-Tail Cat. click here
8. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of Dragon Goes to the Farm. click here
9. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of It's Earth Day, Dear Dragon. click here
10. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of Not Too Little Help. click here
11. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of I Can Do It. click here
12. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of Penguin, Penguin. click here
13. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of Wolves. click here
14. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of Pumpkin, Pumpkin. click here
15. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of A Fish with a Wish. click here

Comfortable Einsteins for Book Groups A and B
16. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of this excerpt from Dragons of Deltora. click here
17. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of this excerpt from Guardians of Ga'Hoole. click here
18. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of The Afternoon Tornado. click here
19. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of The Blizzard Story. click here
20. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of The River Rises. click here
21. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of It's Hurricane Season. click here
22. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of The Shaky Vacation. click here
23. Write a 2-3 sentence summary of A Special Day. click here


Math Einsteins
1. Draw the lines of symmetry for the capital alphabet. Click here
2. Write the formulas for finding the area of squares and rectangles. Click here
3. Name the perfect square numbers up to 225. Click here
4. Write in Roman Numerals up to 100 using this page (click here) and this page (click here).
5. Name 5 famous mathematicians using this page (click here) and this page (click here).
6. Draw 3 pairs of congruent triangles. click here


Grammar Einsteins
1. Name 20 verbs. Click here
2. Name 15 prepositions. Click here
3. Name 15 adjectives using this page (click here) and this page (click here)
4. Name 15 adverbs using this page (click here) and this page (click here)
5. Name 10 common nouns and 10 proper nouns using this page (click here) and this page (click here)
6. Give 2 examples each of alliteration, personification, simile, metaphor, and onomatopoeia using this page (click here), this page (click here), and this page (click here)
7. Write a Wacky Webtail. Print and turn in. click here


Health & Science Einsteins
1. Name 15 endangered species in Oregon. Click here
2. Name 15 marine creatures. Click here
3. Name 10 amphibians. Click here
4. Name 10 reptiles. Click here
5. Name 10 dinosaurs. Click here
6. Name 15 mammals. Click here
7. Name 10 types of birds. Click here
8. Name 10 Australian rainforest birds or mammals. Click here
9. Name 10 deciduous trees. Click here
10. Name 10 rocks or minerals. Click Here
11. Write the names of the planets in the solar system in order. Click here
12. Name the colors of the rainbow in order (click here) and then read this story (click here)
13. Name 10 chemicals and their chemical symbols. Click here
14. Name the stages in the water cycle. Click here
15. Name 15 kinds of fish using this page (click here) and this page (click here)
16. Name 20 things that can be planted in a garden. click here
17. Name 10 characteristics of the Komodo Dragon. click here
18. Explain how a great white shark uses its teeth. click here
19. Name one fact about each of the 8 planets in the solar system. Click here
20. Name five things you need to do to become an astronaut. Click here
21. Pick an insect and name 3 facts about it. click here
22. How does Lou Gehrig's Disease affect the body over time? click here
23. What layers are found in soil? click here


Health & Science Einsteins
1. Watch the video and describe how someone gets an x-ray. click here
2. What is an IV for? click here
3. How does asthma make breathing difficult? click here
4. List 4 ways a garden can increase you health. click here
5. Name 5 interesting facts about the heart. click here
6. Give one fact about each organ in the digestive system. click here
7. Give a short summary of the digestive process. click here
8. List the job of 4 organs in the digestive system. click here
9. How does the digestive system work? click here
10. Name 10 organs in the human body. Click here
11. How does the nervous system work? click here
12. Print this worksheet (click here) and label the skeleton using this page (click here).
13. Name 5 interesting facts about the skeletal system. click here
14. What does the immune system do for the body? click here
15. What is an involuntary and voluntary muscle? click here
16. Name 5 steps for fighting stress and an example of each. click here
17. Write the three ways to worry less. click here
18. Why should you talk about your feelings? click here
19. Why do feet stink? click here
20. What is sweat? click here
21. Write 5 interesting facts about Mars. click here
22. Name 5 ways you can keep from getting the flu this season. click here


Social Studies Einsteins
1. Name the seven continents. click here
2. Name 15 countries in the world. click here
3. Name 10 countries that border the Pacific Ocean. click here
4. Name 10 major bodies of water. click here
5. Name 10 lakes in the United States. click here
6. Name 10 major world cities. click here
7. Name 10 major world rivers. click here
8. Name the 50 states. click here
9. Name the 50 states and their capitals. click here
10. Write the names of the 50 states on the map. click here
11. Name 15 world cities. click here
12. List 5 interesting facts about New York City. click here
13. Name 10 cities in Europe. click here
14. Name 10 large deserts of the world. click here
15. Name 10 mountains and their mountain ranges. click here
16. Name 2 of the highest world mountain peaks. click here
17. Name 8 explorers. click here
18. Name 8 Civil War battles. click here
19. Name two things that happened today in history. click here
20. Name 10 Native American tribes. click here
21. Name 10 types of dwellings. click here
22. Name the State of Oregon symbol. click here
23. Name 10 Oregon Trail landmarks. click here
24. Give the main idea of one article from today's news. click here
25. Print this oregon map (click here) and use this web site to name all 36 Oregon counties 
     (click here).
26. Tell the current time in 10 other countries. click here
27. Print a map of South America (click here) and use this website to label it (click here)


Art, Music, & Sports
1. Name 10 instruments in a symphony orchestra. click here
2. List 5 important events in the history of music. click here
3. Name 10 NFL (football) teams and their cities. click here
4. Name 10 NBA (basketball) teams and their cities. click here
5. Name 10 MLB (baseball) teams and their cities. click here
6. Name 10 NHL (hockey) teams and their cities. click here
7. List 10 facts about guinea pigs and taking care of guinea pigs. click here
8. Tell one meaning of each color. click here

Study Skills Einsteins
1. Name six things you can do to study for a test. click here
2. Write one way to be organized, stay focused, and get it done (one each). click here
3. Write the six steps to smarter studying and one way to do each. click here
4. Write 4 pieces of advice about getting help on homework. click here