During the month of October, I take advantage of the pumpkin harvest to bring hands-on geography to my students. After spending a month becoming familiar with the location of the seven continents and the major bodies of water, each student is given a pumpkin to turn into a...
I'm ashamed to say I don't know how large my town is to answer CJ's question in the Hometown forum. So off I go to search and I found this! http://www.apl.com/boomerangbox/d091701.htm
Great way to get your kids reading, learning how to use the library, even microfilm if they still have it. :D