Interesting Links - ELA

The City of Ember - PDF Version of the novel

City of Ember

Is Lingustics A Science? ( An advanced Grammar article for parents and thinkers...)

https://aeon.co/essays/is-the-study-of-language-a-science

My Life as a Forbidden Second Child in China

https://foreignpolicy.com/2016/02/04/china-one-child-policy-birth-control-population-secret-life-forbidden-child/ 

"Plastic Paradise" - Documentary on plastics in the Pacific Ocean

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k9aFWlvhVbY 

"Sailing Through A Plastic Ocean" 

https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/sailing-through-garbage-bag-ocean 

"Breakfast" By John Steinbeck

https://d2ct263enury6r.cloudfront.net/j8Tre9A792lV8zATHDPmszTtt0dghNnuznn34YM7SzwKi7BJ.pdf 

The Lightning Thief

 http://vk.com/doc16932426_220097239?hash=20aae3bd752561f004&dl=a6f98ada55112a96f3 

"Thank you, M'am" By Langston Hughes

http://staff.esuhsd.org/danielle/english%20department%20lvillage/rt/Short%20Stories/Thank%20You,%20Ma'am.pdf 

Synesthesia Artist

http://www.boredpanda.com/i-paint-music/ 

Synesthesia Article and Test

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/jan/17/listen-with-your-eyes-one-in-five-of-us-may-hear-flashes-of-light-synaesthesia 

Wonder

http://www.lakewoodcityschools.org/userfiles/2658/Wonder%20-%20comp%203_8%20-%20audiopdf.pdf 

Child Labor

http://graphics.latimes.com/product-of-mexico-children/ 

American With Disabilities Act Info:

http://www.ada.gov/ada_intro.htm

***NEW****   NASA's newest model of the known universe... but... is there more than one universe??? (Check out the link below!)  http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap100120.html

A Multiverse?  New Scientific Theory... Pretty Scary and Cool.

http://discovermagazine.com/2008/dec/10-sciences-alternative-to-an-intelligent-creator

The Voyager Mission Video

http://voyager.jpl.nasa.gov/mission/interstellar.html

Are you a right brained or left brained learner?

http://www.web-us.com/brain/LRBrain.html

Find the green ball!  Turn up your speakers!

http://blueballfixed.ytmnd.com/

How does the State of NJ grade Explanatory Writing?

https://www.measinc.com/njask/Files/LAL%20Grade%208%20Writing%20web.pdf

Read Roman Numerals

http://www.yourdictionary.com/crossword/romanums.html

Persuasive and Informative Video on the Meat Industry

http://www.themeatrix.com/