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Collaborative Strategies for Teaching Reading Comprehension: Maximizing Your Impact

Teaching Tools - Pathfinder

For Using Sing Down the Rain in the Classroom or Library

Links selected by: Judi Moreillon, Ph.D.

This Internet Pathfinder is designed to support students as they conduct research on the people, place, and ecology described in the poem and vocabulary used by the poet.

Information about the Tohono O'odham

The Tohono O'odham

Tohono O'odham Ecology Web

Information about the Sonoran Desert Animals, Plants and Geography

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

Desert USA: Animals

Sabino Canyon: Our Desert Oasis

Sabino Canyon: The Web of Life

Sonoran Desert Plants


Information about the Saguaro Fruit Harvest

The Saguaro Fruit Harvest

Information about Sonoran Desert Ecology

Sonoran Desert Ecology


Sonoran Desert Glossary

Sabino Canyon: The Web of Life - Glossary

Online Dictionaries


Merriam - Webster Online Dictionary

Updated: 26 February 2011

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Sing Down the Rain: Students' Menu

Sing Down the Rain: Teachers' Menu

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