Radnor Elementary School

 
 
 
Mrs. Upshaw's Fifth Grade
                                           "Smarty Pants Club"                                           
 
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SOCIAL STUDIES CHALLENGES

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1.

Name the 7 continents.

·   More About the Continents

·   Awesome Lists for Social Studies MC Questions

2.

Name 15 world countries.

·   Country Maps

3.

Name 15 major world cities.

·   World Cities by Population

·   World Cities

·   Great Lists for Social Studies MC Questions

4.

Name 15 types of dwellings.

·   Types of dwellings

5.

Name 10 South American and Central American countries.

·   List from Wikipedia

·   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 Yourself

·   Click on the correct European country game

8.

Name 10 countries in Africa.

·   African countries Quiz Yourself

9.

Name 10 major bodies of water.

·   Oceans and Seas

·   Awesome Lists for Social Studies MC Questions

·   Major Bodies of Water List

10.

Name 10 major world rivers.

·   Principal Rivers of the World

·   River Systems of the World

·   Awesome Lists for Social Studies MC Questions

11.

Name 10 large deserts of the world.

·   Fact Monster deserts of the world

·   Desert maps

·   Awesome Lists for Social Studies MC Questions

12.

Name 10 large lakes.

·   Lakes of the World

·   U.S. Lakes.com

·   Awesome Lists for Social Studies MC Questions

13.

Name 10 major mountains or mountain ranges.

·   Highest Peaks

·   Awesome Lists for Social Studies MC Questions

·   Wikipedia List

14.

Name the 50 states.

 

 

 

 

·   50 States List

·   50 States Quiz

·   50 States from Internet Public Library

SOCIAL STUDIES CHALLENGES

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15.

Write the names of the 50 states on a map.

·   Explore the States

·   U.S. Map to Label

16.

Name the state capitals.

·   State Capitals - Homework Spot

17.

Name the 13 Colonies.

·   13 Colonies List  

·   13 Colonies Quiz & Map

18.

Name 10 Native American tribes.

·   Native American Nations

·   Federally Recognized Tribes

19

Name 10 Oregon Trail landmarks.

·   Historic Sites Along the Oregon Trail

20.

Name 10 counties of our state.

·   USA – State Counties

·   Oregon Blue Book Counties Home Page

21.

Name the state symbols our state.

·   State Symbols - click your state

·   Oregon Symbols  

22.

Name 10 explorers.

·   Zoom Explorers

·   Wikipedia Explorers

23.

Name 10 Civil War battles.

·   Civil War Battlefields & Information

·   Civil War Battlefields A to Z

24.

Name the 1st - 10th presidents in order.

·   Info Please Almanac Presidents

25.

Name the 11th - 20th presidents in order.

·   Info Please Almanac Presidents

26.

Name the 21st - 30th presidents in order.

·   Info Please Almanac Presidents

27.

Name the 31st - current presidents.

·   Info Please Almanac Presidents

 

SCIENCE & HEALTH CHALLENGES

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28.

Name 15 kinds of fish.

·   Kinds of Fish        

·   Interesting Fish Facts

29.

Name 15 marine creatures.

·   Marine Creatures

·   More Marine Creatures

30.

Name 15 mammals.

·   All About Mammals

·   Mammals Page – Enchanted Learning

31.

Name 15 vertebrate animals.

·   Vertebrates

32.

Name 15 desert animals or wildlife.

·   Loads of desert animal information

33.

Name 10 amphibians.

·   St. Louis Zoo Amphibians

·   Amphibians

·   Auburn University Amphibian List

34.

Name 10 reptiles.

·   Reptile Database

·   Auburn University Reptile List

35.

Name 10 dinosaurs.

·   All About Dinosaurs

36.

Name 10 types of birds.

·   Birds of the 50 States

·   State Birds

·   Common Bird Names

37.

Name 10 rainforest birds or mammals.

·   Rainforest Creatures

·   Rainforest Wildlife

38.

Name 10 deciduous trees.

·   Deciduous Tree List

·   What Tree is It?

39.

Name 10 rocks or minerals.

·   Mineral Gallery - photos

·   Wikipedia Rock List

40.

Name 10 chemicals and their chemical symbols.

·   Periodic Table for Kids Game - Periodic Table

41.

Name 10 constellations.

·   Choose a constellation then "constellation lines" Constellations

42.

Name 10 organs in the human body.

·   Human Body Organs

·   Body Organs for Kids

43.

Name 8 types of clouds.

·   Clouds for Kids

44.

Name 10 inventors and their inventions.

·   National Inventors Hall of Fame

45.

Name 5 human body systems.

·   Body Systems

·   Body Systems Game

·   Body Systems (#3 on the website)

46.

Name the stages of the water cycle.

·   Water Cycle

SCIENCE & HEALTH CHALLENGES

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47.

Name the order of the colors in the rainbow.

·   About Rainbows

48.

Label the major bones of the skeleton.

·   Human Skeleton - Enchanted Learning

·   Mr. Bones Assembly Activity

·   Online Skeleton

49.

Name the order of the planets in the solar system.

·   Introduction to the Nine Planets

LANGUAGE ARTS  & LITERACY CHALLENGES

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50.

Name 10 common nouns and 10 proper nouns.

·   Nouns

·   Nouns Lesson

51

Name 15 adjectives.

·   Adjective Information

·   Adjective List

52.

Name 20 verbs.

·   What is a Verb?

·   Play the "Nouns or Verbs? game

53.

Name 15 adverbs.

·   Adverbs

·   Adverbs List

54.

Name 15 prepositions.

·   List of Prepositions

55.

Name 10 famous authors.

·   KidsKonnect.com - Authors

·   Children's Authors

56.

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

·   Glossary of Poetic Terms

57.

Count to 20 in Spanish.

·   Count in Spanish

58.

Count to 20 in French.

·   Count in French

·   Click “Ecoutons” to listen to numbers & click “Repetons” then “Pracicons”

59.

Use sign language to "sign" the alphabet.

·   Sign Language Game

·   Sign Language Charts

60.

Score 100% on the grade-level 100-word spelling test.

·   See your teacher


 

MATH CHALLENGES

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61.

Draw the lines of symmetry for the capital alphabet.

·   Symmetry Demo

·   Symmetry of Capital Letters

62.

Compute the perimeter of rectangles, squares and triangles.

·   Area of rectangles

·   Play "Shape Surveyor" to practice both

63.

Compute the area of rectangles, squares, and triangles.

·   Math.com - Area Formulas

·   Introduction to Area of Shapes

64.

Name the perfect square numbers up to 225.

·   Learn Your Square Numbers

65.

Earn 100% on the square roots test.

·   Learn about square roots

·   Square roots flashcard game

66.

Write in Roman numerals up to 100.

·   Roman numerals

·   Know your Roman numerals Roman Numerals Quiz

67.

Name 5 famous mathematicians.

·   Greatest Mathematicians

·   Long list of mathematicians

68.

Earn 100% in 4 minutes on the addition basic facts test.

·   Print an addition  test

·   Print the addition answer key

69.

Earn 100% in 4 minutes on the subtraction basic facts test.

·   Print a subtraction  test

·   Print the subtraction answer key

70.

Earn 100% in 4 minutes on the multiplication basic facts test.

·   Print a multiplication  test

·   Print the multiplication answer key

71.

Earn 100% in 4 minutes on the division basic facts test.

·   Print a division  test

·   Print the division answer key


 

MISCELLANEOUS CHALLENGES

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72.

Name one career for each letter of the alphabet.

·   A large list of careers

73.

Name the birthstones for each month.

·   Birthstones – Wikipedia

·   Birthstones

74.

Name 20 modes of transportation.

·   Modes of Transportation

75.

Name 15 breeds of horses.

·   Horse Breeds of the World

76.

Name 15 breeds of dogs.

·   Dog Breeds - American Kennel Club

77.

Name 15 Olympic events.

·   Olympic Events

78.

Name 10 large corporations.

·   Corporate Clients

79.

Name 10 instruments in a marching band.

·   Instrument Encyclopedia

80.

Name 10 instruments in a symphony orchestra.

·   Orchestra Instruments

·   Sounds from the Orchestra

81.

Name 10 football teams and their cities.

·   National Football League

82.

Name 10 basketball teams and their cities.

·   National Basketball Association

83.

Name 10 baseball teams and their cities.

·   Major League Baseball

84.

Name 10 hockey teams and their cities.

·   National Hockey League.com

85.

Name 10 National Parks.

·   National Parks Website

86.

Name 10 colleges and their states.

·   Wikipedia U.S.A. colleges

·   Wikipedia World colleges