Write a letter in Susan's style to your best friend
Angle of Repose
Outside, and with permission, dig a small hole, watching the sides of the hole for the moment when the material reaches the angle of repose. Try adding and removing material to change the angle. Discuss how this law of physics can be related to people and their lives.
Search the newspaper for articles you think would have interested Oliver and Susan separately.
Look at a map of Idaho and find the major rivers. Using a copy of the map, imagine you can divert the rivers to change the land and make it more civilized and accessible.
Look Leadville, Colorado up on the internet. Discuss its birth as a mining town and its present day tourism attraction.
Get a map of the United States and track the paths of Susan and...
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