Mastery Club

Mastery Club

This is a club for students who are interested in going above and beyond normal classroom expectations.  You can become a 1 star member all the way to a 75 star member.  Once you become a 20 star member your name will be placed on the Mastery Club Hall of Fame.  Your name will stay there until I retire.

How do we participate?

It’s easy! Choose any question from this page and research it using the website provided in order to find the correct answer. Then, copy the question and answer on a sheet of notebook paper, bring it to me, and I will give you a homework pass or extra points on your lowest grade.  Good luck and have fun!

MASTERY CLUB HALL OF FAME

(Scroll down to the bottom of this page to view our Hall of Fame)

Social Studies

Science

Language Arts

Math

 

Miscellaneous

 

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

1.

Name the 7 continents.

More About the Continents

2.

Name 15 world countries.

Country Maps

3.

Name 15 major world cities.

Capital Cities of the World

4.

Name 15 types of dwellings.

10 types of dwellings

5.

Name 10 South American and Central American countries.

South America Country Map

Central America Map

6.

Name 10 countries bordering the Pacific Ocean.

Country Maps

7.

Name 10 countries in Europe.

European countries quiz game

Click on the correct European country game

8.

Name 10 countries in Africa.

Click on the correct African country game

9.

Name 10 major bodies of water.

Oceans and Seas

10.

Name 10 major world rivers.

Fact Monster - Principal Rivers of the World

River Systems of the World

11.

Name 10 large deserts of the world.

FactMonster deserts of the world

Desert maps

12.

Name 10 large lakes in the North America.

U.S. Lakes.com

Lakes of the world

13.

Name 10 major mountains or mountain ranges.

World Mountain Maps - click a mountain

Highest Peaks

14.

Name the 50 states in ABC order.

50 States Quiz

15.

Write the names of the 50 states on a map.

Explore the States

Blank United States Map- Label THIS!

16.

Name the state capitals.

State Capitals - Homework Spot

States & Capitals Game

17.

Name the 13 Colonies.

13 Colonies Homepage

List of the 13 Colonies

13 Colonies Quiz & Map

18.

Name 10 Native American tribes.

Native American Nations

19.

Name 8 explorers and what they are famous for.

Zoom Explorers

20.

Name 8 Civil War battlefields.

Civil War Battlefields & information

Civil War battlefields A to Z

21.

Name the 1st - 20th presidents in order.

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents

22.

Name the 21st - Current Presidents

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents

23.

List the 10 amendments (also known as the Bill of Rights.)

Indiana University

 

 

SCIENCE

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

24.

Name 15 kinds of fish.

Northeast Fisheries Science Center

KidsKonnect.com - Fish

25.

Name 15 marine creatures.

KidsKonnect.com - Aquariums

26.

Name 15 mammals.

All About Mammals

27.

Name 15 vertebrate animals.

List of vertebrate animals

Vertebrate animals & photos

28.

Name 15 desert animals or wildlife.

Loads of desert animal information

29.

Name 10 reptiles.

Reptile Database

30.

Name 10 dinosaurs.

Dinosaur Pictures

KidsKonnect.com - Dinosaurs

31.

Name 10 types of birds.

State Birds of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect.com - Birds

32.

Name 10 rain forest birds or mammals.

Rainforest Wildlife

Zoobooks - Rainforest Mammals Crossword Puzzle

KidsKonnect.com - Rainforest

33.

List 10 deciduous trees.

Deciduous Trees

KidsKonnect.com - Trees

34.

Name 10 rocks or minerals.

Mineral Gallery - see photos

Rock Hounds - How Rocks are Formed

KidsKonnect.com - Rocks & Minerals

35.

Name 10 chemicals and their chemical symbols.

The Periodic Table of Elements

Another Periodic Table Website

36.

Name 10 constellations.

Choose a constellation then "constellation lines"

More constellation pictures

Another constellation site

37.

Name 10 organs in the human body.

Tour of Human Body - Think Quest

38.

Name 8 types of clouds.

More about clouds

39.

Name 5 inventors and their inventions.

National Inventors Hall of Fame Timeline

40.

Name 5 human body systems

Virtual Body

41.

Name the stages of the water cycle.

Water Cycle

42.

Name the order of the colors in the rainbow.

About Rainbows

43.

Label the major bones of the skeleton.

Human Skeleton - Enchanted Learning

Mr. Bones Assembly Activity

44.

Name the order of the planets in the solar system.

Introduction to the Nine Planets

 

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

45.

Name 20 verbs.

What is a Verb?

Play the "Nouns or Verbs? game

46.

Name 15 adjectives.

What is an adjective?

More adjective info.

47.

Name 15 adverbs.

Adverbs

More about Adverbs

48.

Name 15 prepositions.

Guide to Grammar & Writing

49.

Name 10 common nouns & 10 proper nouns.

Nouns

Noun activities to quiz yourself with

50.

Name 10 famous authors and one book that they wrote.

Children's Authors

KidsKonnect.com - Authors

51.

Give 2 examples each of alliteration, personification, simile, metaphor, and onomatopoeia.

Simile, metaphor, personification

Onomatopoeia

52.

Count to 20 in Spanish, then write your numbers in Spanish.

Count to 20 in Spanish

53.

Count to 20 in French, then write your numbers in French.

Click "Écoutons" to listen to the numbers & then click "Répétons"

54.

Use sign language and "sign" the alphabet. Have a parent write a note that you did this.

Sign Language Alphabet

 

 

MATH

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

55.

Draw the lines of symmetry for the capital alphabet.

Symmetry of Capital Letters, Teachnet.org- Symmetry of Capital Letters,Investigating Symmetry in our alphabet

56.

Compute area of squares, rectangles, circles, and triangles.

Math.com - Area Formulas

57.

Name the perfect square numbers up to 225.

Learn Your Square Numbers

58.

Write in Roman numerals up to 100.

Roman numerals

Know your Roman numerals

Take a Roman Numerals Interactive Quiz

59.

Name 5 famous mathematicians and their claim to fame.

Four famous mathematicians

A long list of mathematicians

60.

List the square routes of these numbers: 1, 4, 9, 16, 25, 36, 49, 64, 81, 100, 121, and 144

Learn about square roots

Square roots flashcard game

61.

Use the glossary to write and define 15 money words.

H.I.P Pocket Change

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

62.

Name one career for each letter of the alphabet.

A HUGE list of careers

Jobs Kids Like

63.

Name the birthstones for each month.

Birthstones

64.

Name 20 different modes of transportation.

Transit People

65.

Name 12 winter or summer Olympic events.

KidsKonnect.com - Olympics

66.

Name 10 instruments in a marching band.

Instrument Encyclopedia

67.

Name 10 instruments in a symphony orchestra.

Sounds from the Orchestra

68.

Learn about patents and trademarks. Pick a month and list 8 you find most interesting.

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

69.

Choose 5 famous women and tell how they made a difference in the world today.

Women Who Changed History

70.

List 10 football teams and their cities.

National Football League

71.

List 10 basketball teams and their cities.

National Basketball Association

72.

List 10 baseball teams and their cities.

Major League Baseball

73.

List 10 soccer teams and their cities.

Major League Soccer

74.

List 10 hockey teams and their cities.

National Hockey League

75.

Name 15 First Ladies.

First Ladies Gallery

  

Mastery Club Hall of Fame

 

 

 

Mastered

NAME

YEAR EARNED

20

Rachel

2008-2009

20

Tommy

2008-2009

20

Tyler

2008-2009

20

Pamela

2008-2009

20

Miranda

2009-2010

20

Damion

2009-2010

20

Chaze

2009-2010

20

Jessica

2010-2011

20

Erika

2010-2011

20

Olivia

2010-2011

20

Ethan K.

2016-2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A special thanks goes to Mrs. Renz from Redmond, Oregon for this great idea!
 Click here to see Mrs. Renz's mastery club! 

How do we participate?

It’s easy!Choose any question from this page and research it using the website provided in order to find the correct answer.Then, copy the question and answer on a sheet of notebook paper, bring it to me, and I will give you a homework pass or extra points on your lowest grade.Good luck and have fun!

MASTERY CLUB HALL OF FAME

(Scroll down to the bottom of this page to view our Hall of Fame)

Social Studies

Science

Language Arts

Math

 

Miscellaneous

 

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

1.

Name the 7 continents.

More About the Continents

2.

Name 15 world countries.

Country Maps

3.

Name 15 major world cities.

Capital Cities of the World

4.

Name 15 types of dwellings.

10 types of dwellings

5.

Name 10 South American and Central American countries.

South America Country Map

Central America Map

6.

Name 10 countries bordering the Pacific Ocean.

Country Maps

7.

Name 10 countries in Europe.

European countries quiz game

Click on the correct European country game

8.

Name 10 countries in Africa.

Click on the correct African country game

9.

Name 10 major bodies of water.

Oceans and Seas

10.

Name 10 major world rivers.

Fact Monster - Principal Rivers of the World

River Systems of the World

11.

Name 10 large deserts of the world.

FactMonster deserts of the world

Desert maps

12.

Name 10 large lakes in the North America.

U.S. Lakes.com

Lakes of the world

13.

Name 10 major mountains or mountain ranges.

World Mountain Maps - click a mountain

Highest Peaks

14.

Name the 50 states in ABC order.

50 States Quiz

15.

Write the names of the 50 states on a map.

Explore the States

Blank United States Map- Label THIS!

16.

Name the state capitals.

State Capitals - Homework Spot

States & Capitals Game

17.

Name the 13 Colonies.

13 Colonies Homepage

List of the 13 Colonies

13 Colonies Quiz & Map

18.

Name 10 Native American tribes.

Native American Nations

19.

Name 8 explorers and what they are famous for.

Zoom Explorers

20.

Name 8 Civil War battlefields.

Civil War Battlefields & information

Civil War battlefields A to Z

21.

Name the 1st - 20thpresidents in order.

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents

22.

Name the 21st - Current Presidents

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents

23.

List the 10 amendments (also known as the Bill of Rights.)

Indiana University

 

 

SCIENCE

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

24.

Name 15 kinds of fish.

Northeast Fisheries Science Center

KidsKonnect.com - Fish

25.

Name 15 marine creatures.

KidsKonnect.com - Aquariums

26.

Name 15 mammals.

All About Mammals

27.

Name 15 vertebrate animals.

List of vertebrate animals

Vertebrate animals & photos

28.

Name 15 desert animals or wildlife.

Loads of desert animal information

29.

Name 10 reptiles.

Reptile Database

30.

Name 10 dinosaurs.

Dinosaur Pictures

KidsKonnect.com - Dinosaurs

31.

Name 10 types of birds.

State Birds of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect.com - Birds

32.

Name 10 rain forest birds or mammals.

Rainforest Wildlife

Zoobooks - Rainforest Mammals Crossword Puzzle

KidsKonnect.com - Rainforest

33.

List 10 deciduous trees.

Deciduous Trees

KidsKonnect.com - Trees

34.

Name 10 rocks or minerals.

Mineral Gallery - see photos

Rock Hounds - How Rocks are Formed

KidsKonnect.com - Rocks & Minerals

35.

Name 10 chemicals and their chemical symbols.

The Periodic Table of Elements

Another Periodic Table Website

36.

Name 10 constellations.

Choose a constellation then "constellation lines"

More constellation pictures

Another constellation site

37.

Name 10 organs in the human body.

Tour of Human Body - Think Quest

38.

Name 8 types of clouds.

More about clouds

39.

Name 5 inventors and their inventions.

National Inventors Hall of Fame Timeline

40.

Name 5 human body systems

Virtual Body

41.

Name the stages of the water cycle.

Water Cycle

42.

Name the order of the colors in the rainbow.

About Rainbows

43.

Label the major bones of the skeleton.

Human Skeleton - Enchanted Learning

Mr. Bones Assembly Activity

44.

Name the order of the planets in the solar system.

Introduction to the Nine Planets

 

 

LANGUAGE ARTS

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

45.

Name 20 verbs.

What is a Verb?

Play the "Nouns or Verbs? game

46.

Name 15 adjectives.

What is an adjective?

More adjective info.

47.

Name 15 adverbs.

Adverbs

More about Adverbs

48.

Name 15 prepositions.

Guide to Grammar & Writing

49.

Name 10 common nouns & 10 proper nouns.

Nouns

Noun activities to quiz yourself with

50.

Name 10 famous authors and one book that they wrote.

Children's Authors

KidsKonnect.com - Authors

51.

Give 2 examples each of alliteration, personification, simile, metaphor, and onomatopoeia.

Simile, metaphor, personification

Onomatopoeia

52.

Count to 20 in Spanish, then write your numbers in Spanish.

Count to 20 in Spanish

53.

Count to 20 in French, then write your numbers in French.

Click "Écoutons" to listen to the numbers & then click "Répétons"

54.

Use sign language and "sign" the alphabet. Have a parent write a note that you did this.

Sign Language Alphabet

 

 

MATH

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

55.

Draw the lines of symmetry for the capital alphabet.

Symmetry of Capital LettersTeachnet.org- Symmetry of Capital Letters,Investigating Symmetry in our alphabet

56.

Compute area of squares, rectangles, circles, and triangles.

Math.com - Area Formulas

57.

Name the perfect square numbers up to 225.

Learn Your Square Numbers

58.

Write in Roman numerals up to 100.

Roman numerals

Know your Roman numerals

Take a Roman Numerals Interactive Quiz

59.

Name 5 famous mathematicians and their claim to fame.

Four famous mathematicians

A long list of mathematicians

60.

List the square routes of these numbers: 1, 4, 9, 16, 25, 36, 49, 64, 81, 100, 121, and 144

Learn about square roots

Square roots flashcard game

61.

Use the glossary to write and define 15 money words.

H.I.P Pocket Change

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

62.

Name one career for each letter of the alphabet.

A HUGE list of careers

Jobs Kids Like

63.

Name the birthstones for each month.

Birthstones

64.

Name 20 different modes of transportation.

Transit People

65.

Name 12 winter or summer Olympic events.

KidsKonnect.com - Olympics

66.

Name 10 instruments in a marching band.

Instrument Encyclopedia

67.

Name 10 instruments in a symphony orchestra.

Sounds from the Orchestra

68.

Learn about patents and trademarks. Pick a month and list 8 you find most interesting.

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

69.

Choose 5 famous women and tell how they made a difference in the world today.

Women Who Changed History

70.

List 10 football teams and their cities.

National Football League

71.

List 10 basketball teams and their cities.

National Basketball Association

72.

List 10 baseball teams and their cities.

Major League Baseball

73.

List 10 soccer teams and their cities.

Major League Soccer

74.

List 10 hockey teams and their cities.

National Hockey League

75.

Name 15 First Ladies.

First Ladies Gallery

 

Mastery Club Hall of Fame

 

 

 

Mastered

NAME

YEAR EARNED

20

Rachel

2008-2009

20

Tommy

2008-2009

20

Tyler

2008-2009

20

Pamela

2008-2009

20

Miranda

2009-2010

20

Damion

2009-2010

20

Chaze

2009-2010

20

Jessica

2010-2011

20

Erika

2010-2011

20

Olivia

2010-2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A special thanks goes to Mrs. Renz from Redmond, Oregon

for this fabulous idea. Click here to see Mrs. Renz's mastery club!

How do we participate?

It’s easy!Choose any question from this page and research it using the website provided in order to find the correct answer.Then, copy the question and answer on a sheet of notebook paper, bring it to me, and I will give you a homework pass or extra points on your lowest grade.Good luck and have fun!

MASTERY CLUB HALL OF FAME

(Scroll down to the bottom of this page to view our Hall of Fame)

Social Studies

Science

Language Arts

Math

 

Miscellaneous

 

 

SOCIAL STUDIES

Here's a Web Site to Assist You in Your Research.......

1.

Name the 7 continents.

More About the Continents

2.

Name 15 world countries.

Country Maps

3.

Name 15 major world cities.

Capital Cities of the World

4.

Name 15 types of dwellings.

10 types of dwellings

5.

Name 10 South American and Central American countries.

South America Country Map

Central America Map

6.

Name 10 countries bordering the Pacific Ocean.

Country Maps

7.

Name 10 countries in Europe.

European countries quiz game

Click on the correct European country game

8.

Name 10 countries in Africa.

Click on the correct African country game

9.

Name 10 major bodies of water.

Oceans and Seas

10.

Name 10 major world rivers.

Fact Monster - Principal Rivers of the World

River Systems of the World

11.

Name 10 large deserts of the world.

FactMonster deserts of the world

Desert maps

12.

Name 10 large lakes in the North America.

U.S. Lakes.com

Lakes of the world

13.

Name 10 major mountains or mountain ranges.

World Mountain Maps - click a mountain

Highest Peaks

14.

Name the 50 states in ABC order.

50 States Quiz

15.

Write the names of the 50 states on a map.

Explore the States

Blank United States Map- Label THIS!

16.

Name the state capitals.

State Capitals - Homework Spot

States & Capitals Game

17.

Name the 13 Colonies.

13 Colonies Homepage

List of the 13 Colonies

13 Colonies Quiz & Map

18.

Name 10 Native American tribes.

Native American Nations

19.

Name 8 explorers and what they are famous for.

Zoom Explorers

20.

Name 8 Civil War battlefields.

Civil War Battlefields & information

Civil War battlefields A to Z

21.

Name the 1st - 20thpresidents in order.

Presidents of the U.S.A.

KidsKonnect - Presidents

22.

Name the 21st - Current Presidents