Houghton Mifflin Reading Curriculum Resources
Grade 5, Theme 1: Nature's Fury
Presentation resources that include Common Core Standards:
- Houghton Mifflin Reading Powerpoint Webpage HTML
- Houghton Mifflin Reading Powerpoint Handout PDF
- Houghton Mifflin Reading Powerpoint Slide PDF
Houghton Mifflin Reading Web Resources
Earthquakes for Kids: Click on the Latest Quakes’ link on this site for kids from the USGS to find Shake Maps and Current, Past and Historical Earthquake data.
Hurricanes: Information and pictures of hurricane damage from FEMA.
Eye in the Sky: Hurricanes: Hurricane video, images and information from National Geographic.
Flying Into the Eye of a Hurricane: Pictures, video and information about hurricanes from National Geographic for Kids.
Volcano World: Searchable information on volcanoes from the Oregon State University.
Volcanoes: Information on predicting volcanic eruptions from Annenberg.
Hurricanes: Site from Kidstorm contains photos, charts and satellite images.
Earthquakes: Video, audio and information about earthquakes from National Geographic.
Earthquakes: Earthquake information from FEMA for Kids.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: NOAA has current information about weather, climate, storms, etc.
Welcome to the Ohio EMA Kids Site: One state’s emergency preparedness site for kids.
American Red Cross: Official website of the American Red Cross.
Houghton Mifflin Reading Video Resources
Search for Elementary Video Adventures: Weather and Climate (clips on How Tornadoes Develop, How Hurricanes Develop) and Earth Science: Weather and Climate (clip on Violent Weather)