Read a biography of Jim Elliot
Reading for Mom or teens: Shadow of the Almighty: The Life and Testimony of Jim Elliot by Elisabeth Elliot
Web resources for Mom:
Excellent resource for rainforest images:
Website with more ideas:
Copywork: copy each of the little essays on the last page of The Magic School Bus onto a 3X5 card. Reduce the picture on the inside cover of the umbrella to 3X5. Glue onto a 3X5 card. Take all the copy work and tape the cards together so they can fold into an accordion book with the picture on the cover.
Write a snake poem
Make a collection of poems about rainforest animals and plants and illustrate. These are samples of acrostic poems from elem students.
Write a journal entry for a rainforest animal of your choice.