An activity book for use with Facts Plus, 4th edition. The 5th edition of Facts Plus Activity Book is being published and will be available soon to use with the newly-revised Facts Plus. We apologize for the inconvenience, but this activity book does not correspond to the 5th edition of Facts Plus, only the 4th edition. Major sections include: Finding Fast Facts; The Facts Game; Calendar Capers; On This Day In History; Our Place In Time; Our Place In Space; United States Maps; Charts; and Graphs; Country Comparisons; Passport to the World; Odds & Ends... and so much more! 182 reproducible pages, spiral-bound, paperback, 8 1/2"x11".
Teachers, save time and have fun with ready-to-use activities for using Facts Plus almanacs to teach reference skills and enhance the teaching of subject units across the curriculum. This reproducible book contains a make-your-own passport as well as current outline maps of the continents, games, puzzles, time lines, challenge activities, and more. Reproducible pages can easily be adapted for a variety of uses.
"Facts Plus and the Facts Plus Activity Book make my life easier and enrich my classroom. Thank you for writing and publishing books that are helpful to teachers. Your books and ideas seem to push aside the "fluff" and allow for a teacher to get down to the business of teaching something concrete, be it useful or interesting.” —Jacquelyn K., teacher
Activities may be adapted to use with any reference book but answers are keyed to Facts Plus.
The workshop Fun with Facts has many ideas for teachers using Facts Plus and the Facts Plus Activity Book. The Fun with Facts handout has a few free, ready-to-use activities.