Scavenger Hunt

Print book coverClick on any item you want to search for and print out the page. Choose as many as you like. You may find special instructions on the page. Each page is designed so you can put them all together to create a special book about your community. You can also create a book cover that sums up your town in pictures and words.


Map

A map of your town and a map of your state that shows where your town is located.

For ideas on where to find this information, click here.

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Leaves

Leaves from 10 different trees found in your town.

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Rubbings

Crayon rubbings of six different building materials found on your block.

Click here for help on how to make a crayon rubbing.

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Muffin

Something that shows you have tasted a wonderful treat from a local bakery.

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Squirrel

Pictures of four different animals youve seen from a window in your home.

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Garbage

Something that shows the best thing about the town and the worst thing about the town.

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Signs

Sign or flyer for a community event.

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Menu

Takeout menu from an ethnic restaurant.

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Industry

Something that shows the towns main industry.

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Rollercoaster

Something from a place where people go to have fun.

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Water

Something that shows the place where your towns water comes from.

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Bus

Something that shows you have ridden the bus, subway, or train.

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Park

Picture of a sign for the local park or playground or a picture of the best thing in it.

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Microphone

An interview with someone who has just moved to town. Find out what they like best and least about it.

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City

Pictures of four buildings, each built in a different year.

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Knocker

Crayon rubbing of some decoration found on a building.

Click here for help on how to make a crayon rubbing.

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Lawnmower

Something that shows the noisiest thing in your town and something that shows the quietest thing in town.

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History

Crayon rubbing of an historic marker (you might find on a building).

Click here for help on how to make a crayon rubbing.

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Eiffel Tower

Something that shows what your town is known for. It might be a historic event, museum, or famous work of art. Or maybe it's an interesting building, natural site, tourist attraction, or sports stadium.

For ideas on where to find this information, click here.

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Numbers

A count of some of the things in your town, like schools and restaurants (list is on page). You can find this information by country listings in your Yellow Pages.

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