These sites have information about author Armstrong Sperry and the book “Call it Courage.” Includes lesson plans and activities. There are links to eThemes Resources on sharks, hurricanes, and Polynesia.
This is the official site for Armstrong Sperry run by his granddaughter. Includes a biography, reviews, essays, study guides, and information about his novels. There is also a photograph of Sperry and information about Polynesia.
These sites are about the French Polynesia, a group of islands in the South Pacific. Learn about the geography, history, government, and culture of these islands. Topics include black pearls, mythology, and Captain James Cook.
These sites are about different types of sharks, including the great white shark. Learn about their habitat, diet, and behavior. View photographs and videos of sharks in the wild. Learn the truth behind common shark myths. Includes interactive quizzes and a live Webcam.
These sites are all about hurricanes. Watch videos on how they form and see photographs that show a hurricane's aftermath. Also, view weather maps and learn how to track a hurricane. Includes tips on how to prepare for this dangerous weather.