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The War through food

February 26th, 2015 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

Teaching World War One through food is sponsored by American Historical Association.  It includes videos, classroom resources, and more. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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The Pros and Cons of Exploring (Paper Slide Version)

February 25th, 2015 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies, Video/movies

To explore or not to explore- that’s the question Lisa Payne’s fourth grade students answered with their paper slides.  Lisa participated in last fall’s DEN Ambassador Program.  In the first session, we created paper slides.  All you need is paper, markers, and a camera.  After she shared the videos ( via Google Drive), I uploaded […]

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800 Years Young

February 25th, 2015 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

Who? The Magna Carta.  Celebrate this famous document at Magna Carta 800 to explore the history with maps, timelines, and  more. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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It costs how much?

February 24th, 2015 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

Richard Byrne ( in his blog Free Technology for Teachers) has shared a series of sites that will help your older students learn how expensive life can be!   Please read his blog post here.

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