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[Grade 5 Chapter 11 Investigation]

Traveling Food

Investigation Organizer
This is a worksheet you can print and distribute to students to help them track their work on the Chapter Investigation.

Internet Links

Following are links to Internet resources for students to use while working on the Chapter Investigation.

Foods That Changed the World
This short article describes some of the food plants of the Americas that have now become food staples for cultures all over the world. This page is part of the Access Excellence® Resource Center pages created by Genetech, Inc., a biotechnology corporation.
http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/Ethnobotany/page5.html

Canoe Plants of Ancient Hawai`i©
This Web site describes the different plants that Hawaiian voyagers carried with them to sustain their way of living as they explored and settled the Hawaiian Islands. Food plants as well as plants for fiber and medicine are described at this award-winning site. Have you eaten any of the foods that come from the Canoe Plants?
http://www.hawaii-nation.org/canoe/


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