Lapbook Links

26 Jun

To Notebook, Lapbook, or Scrapbook is an excellent explanatory article from Knowledge Quest Maps.

Freebies and Content for Lapbooks

  • Homeschool Share Lots of Unit study Links
  • Free Unit Studies
  • Not free but worth checking out…

    Dinah Zike’s science unit studies and Eagle’s Wings curriculum (Considering
    God’s Creation, God’s Amazing Acts, and others) are excellent worksheets
    to use in lap books™, as are the many notebooking forms found on the Highland Heritage website.

    The following websites have some great information for those interested
    in creating lapbooks, including many photos:

    Homeschool Helper Lapbooks – From Money to Chemistry, you will find a variety of lapbooks with downloadable pages at Homeschool Helper.

    Large Lap Book™ Yahoo
    (over 1500 members with several hundred messages each month)

    In The Hands of a Child
    sells project packs for creating lap books and has lots of links to photos
    of lap books (click on Links at the top)

    Old Testament Lap Book™ – from History Through the Ages (publishers of
    timelines and timeline figures); an example of an Old Testament lap book
    with lots of pictures

    Lots of photos of lap books™

    Mini-books, Flaps, and Student Folder Websites – links to sites with instructions
    to make all kinds of mini-books and manipulatives for your lap books™

    More lapbook examples:

    A Journey Through Learning – Large selection of lapbook kits for sale (Y, M)

    Free Historical Paper Dolls – “Inspired by her daughter’s love of paper dolls and her own love of history, Veronica Maria launched Paper Dali as a free resource for homeschooling parents. Paper Dali’s collection of free historical paper dolls makes history come alive for students. Paper Dalis can be used for: coloring pages, notebooking, lapbooks, fact sheets and, of course, just playing. ” (Y, M)

    Joyful Christian School has lots of different unit studies w/ resources more detailed information History lapbooks is found on her squidoo pages

    Minibooks – A collection of minibook tutorials (Y, M) – This very cool worksheet website is still in Beta development but I had no problems with it and am impressed with not only the range of worksheets but the ability to select difficulty level for creation and instant download. In addition to the instantly generated downloads, there is a collection of graphic organizers under Miscellanea that are not only useful for thought organization, but would work very well for notebooking and lapbooking. (Y, M, O, T)

    Lapbooking 101 – Wow! This WordPress blog has a wealth of resources for lapbooking. I highly recommend these paper manipulative both in the classroom and just for fun for kids who find a topic they are passionate about. With summer coming, lapbooks can be a great way to keep the kids focused on a topic while still having fun.

    INSPIRATION…lapbook ideas

    Harold and the Purple Crayon Lapbook – lapbook (Y)

    Harold Lapbook – 2006 – Harold and the Purple Crayon lapbook (Y)

    Little Red Lighthouse Lapbook – August 2005 – (Y)

    Make Way for Ducklings – lapbook – Example (Y)

    Make Way for Ducklings Lapbook – Example (Y)

    Mirette on the High Wire – lapbook – (Y)

    Mr. Gumpy’s Motor Car Lapbook – (Y)

    Mrs. Katz and Tush Lapbook – (Y)

    Owl Moon Lapbook – (Y)

    The Story of Ferdinand – lapbook – (Y)

    The Tale of Peter Rabbit Lapbook – (Y)

    They Were Strong and Good Lapbook – (Y)

    Amber on A Mountain – lapbook (Y)

    The Bee Tree Lapbook – (Y)

    Climbing Kansas Mountains Lapbook – 2006 – (Y)

    Duchess Bakes A Cake – lapbook – (Y)

    The Duchess Bakes a Cake – (Y)

    Warm As Wool – Sept. 2005 – lapbook (Y)

    Follow the Drinking Gourd – (y)


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