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The Canopy Layer: The Roof of the Rainforest
Located right underneath the top layer of the rainforest, known as the emergent layer, is the layer known as the canopy. A canopy is.
A Perfect Fit: Leaf Adaptations in the Rainforest
The climate of the tropical rainforest is hot, often humid, and can be very wet. It is important then that plants and trees.
A Most Fearsome Creature: Rainforest Ants
What do you think of when asked to name a dangerous animal living in the rainforest? How about a jaguar, a piraña fish.
Video: Rainforest Bird Colors
Birds of the rainforest have very colorful feathers. Color is very important.
Eight-Legged Wonders: Rainforest Spiders
Although often thought of as insects, spiders are actually arachnids, which is Greek for the word "spider." This family also includes anima
Resources for Effective Integration of Ed Tech in Young Children’s Learning Environments
Finding Education in Educational Technology, an article by McManis and Susan Gunnewig summarizes dozens of studies of ed tech and includes an evaluati
How to Use Technology Appropriately for Educating Young Children
Lilla Dale McManis says it’s understandable that teachers of young children might resist the use of ed tech in their classrooms.
Top of the World: The Emergent Layer
To emerge from something or somewhere, means to move out or away, or even to come into view. Can you think of why then, the top-most layer.
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