How Everyday Things are Made
Citation Maker - Use this online tool to create citations for your bibliography. This site will open in a new window. Minimize this site to the task bar and bring it up as needed. After creating all citations, click on "show my citations". Copy and paste the citations onto your bibliography PowerPoint slide.
Jelly Belly Video - Click on "How Everyday Things are Made". Then click on "Jelly Beans" from "Products 1". Then sit back and watch how jelly beans are made. Re-watch the video as needed!
Jelly Belly's Fun Facts - Read and learn some interesting facts about the Jelly Belly.
Jelly Belly Virtual Tour
- Watch, listen and read the step-by-step process to make a Jelly
How Gum is Made - Read and watch the 8 steps in the gum making process. Be sure to read the steps below the graphics as well as beside the graphics.
Chewing Gum Ingredients and Process - Scroll down the page to find the ingredients in gum.
Chewing and Bubble Gum - History and fun facts about chewing gum.
Chewing Gum Fun
Facts- Read some fun facts about chewing gum.
Crayons Video - Click on "How Everyday Things are Made". Then click on "Crayons" from "Products 2". Then sit back and watch how crayons are made. Re-watch the video as needed!
Crayola Crayon Colors Timeline - Read about the history of the color of crayons.
How Crayola Crayons are Made
- Read the step-by-step process.
Chocolate Video - Click on "How Everyday Things are Made". Then click on "Chocolate" from "Products 1". Then sit back and watch how chocolate is made. Re-watch the video as needed!
Chocolate - Read some history and fun facts about chocolate.
Ben and Jerry's: From Cow to Cone - Read along as you listen to each step in the process of making ice cream.
Turkey Hill Virtual Factory Tour - Read about each step. Click the pictures along the top to move to the next step.
- Read some fun facts about ice cream.
Marshmallow Peeps Factory Tour - Click on "About Peeps" at the top of the website. Then click on the "Factory Tour" button. Click on step 1. Look at the picture and read about step 1. Click on the button under the picture of each step when you are ready to move on. Be sure to read about each of the 6 steps as you look at the picture. A printable version of the factory tour is available.
Peeps History Timeline - Click on "About Peeps" at the top of the website. Then click on the "Peeps History" button.
Peeps Fun Facts - Click on "About Peeps" at the top of the website. Then click on the "Peeps Fun Facts" button.
Virtual Tour -Look at the pictures while you read how gummies are made. After you have read all the words in each step click on the word "Next" to go to the next step. A printable version is available.
History of Gummy
Candy - History and fun facts about gummies.
From Cow to Calcium - Click "high speed" to view a video about how cheese is made. Individual chapters can be easily viewed again using the "Chapter" links at the top of the video.
Real California Cheese: The Story of Cheese- Watch the 6 videos about the steps in the process of making cheese.
How Wensleydale Cheese is Made - Read about the 12 step process.
Virtual Cheese Making Tour - Read and look at pictures for each step in the process. Use the arrows at the top of each page to go to the next step in the tour.
Cheese Facts - Read the cheesy fun facts.
Virtual Plant Tour - Watch a video (no audio) and read about the making of Coca-Cola.
Manufacturing Overview - Read about how Coca-Cola is made.
The Coca-Cola Heritage Timeline - Read about Coca-Cola from 1886 - Today.
Vermont Teddy Bear: Online Tour - Read about how the teddy bears are made and look at the pictures. Click on "Next" to move onto the next step in the process.
Bear Facts - Interesting facts and Teddy Bear History
America's Story: Teddy Bear's - Read about the history of the Teddy Bear.
Snyder's of Hanover - Picture and text tour of the pretzel making process.
Hammonds Pretzels - Step-by-step process.
History of Pretzels - Read about the history of the pretzel.
MooMilk: The Story of Milk - Read each step and look at the pictures. Click on "Next" when you are ready to move on to the next step.
How is Milk Made? - Look at the pictures and read each step.
Brown's Dairy Fun Facts
- Interesting facts about milk.
How People Make Construction Paper - Watch a video to see how construction paper is made.
How Construction Paper is Made - Look at the pictures and read the steps in the paper making process.
The Paper Project - Paper facts and trivia.
Pencil Video Clips - Facts about pencils and where they come from. On the left, click on the pencils in order to learn how a pencil is made. Only click on Pencils 1 through 5. Do not click on pencil 6.
How a Pencil is Made - Step-by-step guide about making pencils. Move your mouse over the pictures to read the steps. A printable version is available.
Trivia - Fun facts about the pencil.
How a Book is Made - Read each step that goes into making a book. Click "Next" to move on.
How a Book is Made - Read the steps to make a book.
Page-by-Page - Read about how children's books are made.
Denim Video - Click on "How Everyday Things are Made". Then click on "Denim" from "Products 1". Then sit back and watch how denim is made. Rewatch the video as needed!
Levi's: The Original Story
- Read the history of Levi Strauss. (This link can
only be accessed from school.)
Lego Interactive Tour - Watch, read, and interact with this virtual online tour.
The Making of the Lego Brick - Read each step in the process. Click the pictures at the bottom of the screen to move to the next step.
Lego Fun Facts - Read some interesting facts about this popular building toy.
How Coins are Made - Read the 6-step process from the United States Mint.
Making Sense of Cents - Read "The Birth of a Coin"
US Mint Fun Facts - Read interesting facts about coins.
Eye Wonder: How Pasta is Made - Click the arrow on the video to begin. The video may take a couple minutes to start.
History and Fun Facts about Pasta - Read interesting facts about pasta.