These sites relate to the book “Stone Fox” by John Reynolds Gardiner. Try the online quizzes. Includes related subjects such as Wyoming, sled dogs, and potato farming.
"Stone Fox" Activity Packet
This 20 page PDF includes chapter activities, a character analysis activity, a reflection page,
a template for The Jackson Daily News, and a character development matrix.
"Stone Fox" Resources
This resource has information about John Reynolds Gardiner, potato farming, Wyoming, Samoyeds, Shoshone Indians, vocabulary, and chapter questions.
Wise Pockets: "Stone Fox" Lesson Plan
In this lesson, students use the book "Stone Fox" to understand income, capital, saving, taxes, and credit. Includes: vocabulary, objectives, materials required, procedure, closure, assessment, and extension.
Scholastic: "Stone Fox" Lesson Plan
This lesson plan for John Reynolds Gardiner's "Stone Fox" includes: summary, preparation, as you read, extending Geography skills, and making connections.
"Stone Fox": A Collection of Lessons
This page has a collection of lesson plans relating to the book.
"Stone Fox" Activities
This page has classroom activity ideas and includes a form for students to fill out as they brainstorm ideas to save Grandfather's farm.
"Stone Fox" Vocabulary
Take these vocabulary lessons and learn more new words in the book.
ReadWriteThink: Boys Read: Considering Courage in Novels
This lesson explores the concept of courage, and students are asked to consider how individuals can demonstrate courage through their everyday actions. Includes: overview, standards, resources and preparation, instructional plan, and related resources.
This is a Web site about the state of Wyoming. Check out "Virtual Tour," "About Wyoming," and "Kid's Page" on the left-hand side.
Wyoming: Stately Knowledge
Introduces facts about Wyoming.
Watch Your Garden Grow-Potato
Do you want to grow potatoes in your garden? Visit the page and learn "When to Plant," "How to Care," and "How to Harvest." The page also includes some common questions about growing potatoes.
PBS: Making of a Sled Dog
Find out what it takes for a dog to pull a sled.
Dog Sled Basics
Diagrams about dog sledding that explain the parts of the equipment and the dog sled rigging.
eThemes Resource: Iditarod
This eThemes resource contains information about the race and its history, basic dogsledding information, and more.