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Where to Find Rainforest Resources

Where to Find Rainforest Resources

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Author: Sarah Thomas
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  • Students will practice strong research skills to extract information from a variety of websites to prepare for their Rainforest E-book and/or Voicethread.
  • Students will use note-taking skills to extract and categorize information.
  • Students will use citation skills to give proper credit for each website used in research.
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Tutorial

How to Extract Information from Websites for Your Rainforest Presentation

Tools to help you research information, step-by-step, including citation.

Wildlife of the Rainforest

Wildlife of the Rainforest

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Rainforest Animal Web Links

RAINFOREST ANIMALS

 

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/rainforest/animals/Sampling.shtml

http://kids.sandiegozoo.org/

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/animals/

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games_trivia_animal.htm

http://nationalzoo.si.edu/animals/amazonia/default.cfm

 

Green Iguana

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/reptiles/green-iguana/
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/reptiles/lizard/Greeniguanaprintout.shtml
http://www.greenigsociety.org/
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-iguana.html

 

Toucan

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/birds/toucan/?source=A-to-Z
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/birds/printouts/Toucancoloring.shtml
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-toucan.html

 

Three-Toed Sloth

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/three-toed-sloth/?source=A-to-Z
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/sloth/Sloth3printout.shtml
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-two-toed_sloth.html

 

Fer-de-Lance

http://www.ypte.org.uk/animal/fer-de-lance/119
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/75128/fer-de-lance

 

Tapir

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/tapir/Tapirprintout.shtml
http://www.ypte.org.uk/animal/tapir/182
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-tapir.html
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/tapir/?source=A-to-Z 

 

Coral Snake

http://www.belizezoo.org/reptiles/coral-snake.html 
http://www.reptilechannel.com/snakes/venomous-snakes/coral-snakes.aspx
http://idahoptv.org/dialogue4kids/season12/snakes/facts.cfm
http://ds.dial.pipex.com/ctf/facts/animals.htm

 

Howler Monkey

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/monkey/Howlercoloring.shtml
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-monkey.html
http://www.ypte.org.uk/animal/monkey-red-howler-/144
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/howler-monkey/?source=A-to-Z 

 

Squirrel Monkey

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/monkey/Monkeyprintout.shtml
http://www.edu.pe.ca/southernkings/sqmonkey.htm 
http://a-z-animals.com/animals/squirrel-monkey/ 
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-monkey.html 
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/spider-monkey/?source=A-to-Z 

 

Nine-banded Armadillo

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/armadillo/?source=A-to-Z
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/armadillo/9bandedprintout.shtml
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-armadillo.html 

 

Coatimundi

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/coati/coati.shtml
 http://www.belizezoo.org/mammals/coatimundi.html

 

Pygmy Marmoset

http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-pygmy_marmoset.html
 http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2009/01/090128-primate-language-dialects-missions/

 

Jaguar

http://www.belizezoo.org/mammals/jaguar.html
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/cats/jaguar/Jaguarprintout.shtml
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-jaguar.html
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/jaguar/?source=A-to-Z

 

Poison Arrow Frogs

http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-poison_frog.html
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/amphibians/poison-frog/?source=A-to-Z
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/amphibians/Poisonfrogstrawbprintout.shtml


Scarlet Macaw

http://www.belizezoo.org/birds/scarlet-macaw.html
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/birds/printouts/Scarletmacaw.shtml
http://kids.sandiegozoo.org/animals/birds/scarlet-macaw
http://www.ypte.org.uk/animal/macaw/140

 

Anaconda

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/reptiles/snakes/Anacondacoloring.shtml
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-anaconda.html
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/animals/creaturefeature/anaconda/

 

Tayra

http://switchzoo.com/profiles/tayra.htm
http://www.wildernessclassroom.com/students/archives/2006/03/tayra.html
http://www.anywherecostarica.com/flora-fauna/mammal/tayra

 

Giant Armadillo

http://www.kidsplanet.org/factsheets/armadillo.html
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/mammals/armadillo/
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-armadillo.html

 

Peccary (Javelina)

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/peccary/Javelinaprintout.shtml 
http://library.sandiegozoo.org/factsheets/chacoan_peccary/peccary_summary.htm
http://www.ultimateungulate.com/artiodactyla/pecari_tajacu.html
 http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/wild/shows-dangerous-encounters/facts-wild-hog-invasion/

 

Vampire Bat

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/animals/creaturefeature/vampire-bat/
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/bat/Vbatcoloring.shtml
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-bat.html

 

Tyrant Fly-catcher

http://www.biokids.umich.edu/critters/Tyrannidae/
http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/611902/tyrant-flycatcher
 http://web4.audubon.org/bird/boa/F7_G2c.html

 

Giant Anteater 

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/anteater/Giantanteaterprintout.shtml
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-anteater.html
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/giant-anteater/?source=A-to-Z 

 

Okapi

http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-okapi.html
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/okapi/Okapi.shtml
http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Okapia_johnstoni.html

 

Capybara

http://nationalzoo.si.edu/animals/amazonia/facts/capybarafacts.cfm
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-capybara.html
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/mammals/rodent/Capybaraprintout.shtml

 

Red Eyed Tree Frog

http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/amphibians/redeyedtreefrog.shtml
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/animals/creaturefeature/red-eyed-tree-frogs/
http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/amphibians/red-eyed-tree-frog/

 

Tarantula

http://kids.sandiegozoo.org/animals/insects/tarantula#animals
http://www.sandiegozoo.org/animalbytes/t-tarantula.html
http://members.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/arachnids/spider/Tarantulaprintout.shtml
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/animals/creaturefeature/tarantulas/

 

Brown Capuchin Monkey

http://kids.sandiegozoo.org/animals/mammals/capuchin-monkey#animals
http://hoglezoo.org/meet_our_animals/animal_finder/Brown_Tufted_Capuchin_Monkey
http://www.buffalozoo.org/Brown_Capuchin_Monkey.pdf