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Going to WWI with the NY Times

September 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

  As part of the NY Times The Learning Network, you can find resources for World War I studies.  There are a variety of video and text references.  Here’s a sample video.  

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Typing in Hieroglyphics

September 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

Though my children and I don’t agree on everything, we all enjoyed this Egyptian site Discovering Ancient Egypt. Who would like 3D temples or a hieroglyphic on screen typewriter! (That is how I created the photo above- extra credit for the first person to comment with the correct translation!)   For the complete post from TeachersFirst, […]

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Do you know your oceans?

July 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

  This is a straightforward map for the younger grades.  Map the Oceans and Continents allows you to drag and drop the labels (on the bottom) to the right place on the maps.  This would work well as a station or on an interactive board. You can see the complete post here from TeachersFirst.

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Where the bees go

June 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science, Content - Social Studies

  And what they do once they get there- Bees a honey of an idea is a website that covers a wide diversity of bee related activities. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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