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Dear America

May 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content - Social Studies

Dear America is a Scholastic site that offers various activities ( i.e., images, arts and crafts, fashion, recipes) correlated with majors periods in American history. For the complete post on TeachersFirst, please click here.

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Are you having fun with history?

May 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

If you teach American History, you might want to check out Have Fun with History. You can search by topic and uncover a variety of short video clips on historical topics. While there are some ads in the sidebar, it doesn’t detract from the videos. Please visit TeachersFirst for the complete post.

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UNICEF – wait, it’s not Halloween?

May 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

I have to admit I was not aware of the tremendous resources of Teach UNICEF.  Their site is loaded with lesson plans (divided by grade level and topics).  For the complete post, please visit Free Technology for Teachers.

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Examine the world differently

May 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

What if maps were drawn based on population? or the number of infants? or the number of seniors?  Worldmapper may help your student see the world in a different light.   Can you guess which view the above map represents?  It is the world population in 1 A.D. For the complete post from Free Technology […]

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