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Adolf Hitler (1889-1945)
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Adolf Hitler (1889-1945)

The object of this assignment is to learn about Adolf Hitler and ... (more)

The object of this assignment is to learn about Adolf Hitler and his life leading up to his role in World War II. The first thing I would like you to do is go to Picture of Hitler and scroll down to the second picture. Without being biased to what you already know about Hitler, what type of man does this picture portray Hitler to you? The next thing I would like you to do is ... (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Mr. Ferguson
Advanced Civilizations Information Box
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Advanced Civilizations Information Box

Read information on various aspects of ancient American civilizations to create an ... (more)

Read information on various aspects of ancient American civilizations to create an information box to share with your classmates. Step One: Read With your cultural element now selected, use the links below to read up on it as well as your textbook. Use the information to create your description and picture for your information box. Aztec Warriors Calmecac and Macehualtin Chinampas Cuzco Dreamcatchers Igloos Iroquois League Kiva Kukulcan s Pyramid Lacrosse Mayan Hieroglyphs Mayan Math Mayan Soccer Potlatch Roadrunners Sandpainting Sapa Inca Sun Dance Tenochtitlan Terrace Farming Step Two: Create Now that you know all about your cultural element, create an information box ... (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Mrs. Wheeler
The Adventures of Rama
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The Adventures of Rama

The Ramayana, the famous Hindu epic, is retold here in words and ... (more)

The Ramayana, the famous Hindu epic, is retold here in words and illustrations by "The Golden Eagles," Loretta Hopper's Grade 2 class from Ephesus Elementary in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (less)

Subject:
Arts
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Readings
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Provider Set:
LEARN NC Articles & More
Affect of Drugs of Abuse on the Neuron
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Affect of Drugs of Abuse on the Neuron

Learn about drugs of abuse and how they affect neural communication. Let's ... (more)

Learn about drugs of abuse and how they affect neural communication. Let's start by reviewing the neuron by playing this game. Mad Mad Neuron Explain how drugs of abuse affect neurons. Include details on at least 7 specific drugs. Type your answers in a Word document and print to turn in for credit. Mouse Party Sara s Quest Drugs Alter the Brain s Reward Pathways ... (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Mrs. Johnson
African-Americans and The Military of World War II
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African-Americans and The Military of World War II

This lesson introduces students to the role of African-Americans in WWII using ... (more)

This lesson introduces students to the role of African-Americans in WWII using news reel. This lesson is based on the understanding that students have already been exposed to news reel as primary source documents in the Social Studies classroom (this can be done in succession with Lesson #1 or as a stand alone lesson during African-American History Month or during a WWII unit). (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Provider:
Carolina Center for Inquiry
Provider Set:
South Carolina Digital Library
Author:
Melanie Johnson
Age of Exploration
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Age of Exploration

Research an explorer that interests you Use the links provided to find ... (more)

Research an explorer that interests you Use the links provided to find information about an explorer of your choice. Answer the questions provided on the your worksheet. What is the name of your explorer? Where did he travel? Show routes on the map. Who did he sail for? When did he explore? Why did he explore? What was he looking for? What ... (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Cade
Alabama
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Alabama

What can we learn about Alabama?s economy, bodies of water, population, and ... (more)

What can we learn about Alabama?s economy, bodies of water, population, and residents? First, use the Idea Wheel and label each section of the circle as the following: Population, Famous Alabamian, Economy, and Bodies of Water. Now go to Information on Economy and find out about Alabama's economy. Locate where it says "Agriculture " and " Industry." List in your Idea Wheel a few of the items that Alabama produces. Next, ... (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
MsBlackmon
Alabama Special Days
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Alabama Special Days

Today, we are going to look at special days in Alabama history. ... (more)

Today, we are going to look at special days in Alabama history. Today we are going to look at four special Alabama Days: 1) Boll Weevil Festival 2) Helen Keller Day 3) Mardi Gras 4) Shrimp Festival I am giving you videos to watch about each special day. I am ... (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Ms. Lucky
Alan\'s idea: Diet and Exercise
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Alan\'s idea: Diet and Exercise

Your group is assigned to study out Alan\'s advice. What can you ... (more)

Your group is assigned to study out Alan\'s advice. What can you find in this resources about diet and excercise to back up what Alan said to Morgan? This project is originally created by Ann Cambridge. What can you find in the site below to help you defend Alan\'s advice? American Dietetic Association What can you find in the site below to help you defend Alan\'s advice? Remember to write it all down and give the source where you found it. Fat Cell Hormone Promotes Type 2 Diabetes What is here ... (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Life Science
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Ye Liu
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana: 1824-1931
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The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana: 1824-1931

Alfred Whital Stern (1881-1960) of Chicago presented his outstanding collection of Lincolniana ... (more)

Alfred Whital Stern (1881-1960) of Chicago presented his outstanding collection of Lincolniana to the Library of Congress in 1953. Begun by Mr. Stern in the 1920s, the collection documents the life of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) both through writings by and about Lincoln as well as a large body of publications concerning the issues of the times including slavery, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and related topics. The collection contains more than 11,100 items. This online release presents more than 1,300 items with more than 4,000 images and a date range of 1824-1931. It includes the complete collection of Stern's contemporary newspapers, Lincoln's law papers, sheet music, broadsides, prints, cartoons, maps, drawings, letters, campaign tickets, and other ephemeral items. The books and pamphlets in this collection are scheduled for digitization at a later date. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Images and Illustrations
Primary Source
Readings
Provider:
Internet Scout Project
Library of Congress
Provider Set:
Internet Scout Project
American Memory
Author:
Stern, Alfred Whital, 1881-1960
Algebra: Patterns
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Algebra: Patterns

Patterns are all around us. We know how to spot and make ... (more)

Patterns are all around us. We know how to spot and make patterns! Let's start with an easy Color Patterns. Then try the Pattern machine. Once you are done with that show me that Patterns are oh so cool! (less)

Subject:
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Miss Ash
All About Birmingham
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All About Birmingham

Use these resources to help you learn about Birmingham, Alabama. Read the ... (more)

Use these resources to help you learn about Birmingham, Alabama. Read the Encyclopedia of Alabama article on Birmingham to find out about Birmingham. Read more about the ]history of Birmingham Go here to find information on Birmingham attractions ... (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Mrs. Nunes-Bufford
All About Rocks
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All About Rocks

We will be learning about different types of rocks today.This project will ... (more)

We will be learning about different types of rocks today.This project will teach you how to sort rocks based upon color, hardness, texture, layering, and particle size. We will even see a video of new rocks being formed! Visit this link to read an intro about rocks. Intro to Rocks Then visit these three links 1) Metamorphic Rocks 2) Igneous Rocks 3) Sedimentary Rocks Now answer these questions: 1) What types of rocks do you think you would find in your backyard? 2)Compare and contrast 2 of the 3 different types of rocks. 3)What is your favorite ... (less)

Subject:
Life Science
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Laura Heffernan
All about Huntsville
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All about Huntsville

Use these resources to help you learn more about Huntsville Read All ... (more)

Use these resources to help you learn more about Huntsville Read All about Huntsville Click on the words "click here" in the middle of the page of the Photo gallery. Put your headphones on and watch the videos to learn more about Huntsville. Read the Encyclopedia article on Huntsville to learn more about Huntsville. ... (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Instructional Architect
Provider Set:
Instructional Architect
Author:
Mrs. Nunes-Bufford
All for One
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All for One

In this video from Wide Angle, learn about the influence of the ... (more)

In this video from Wide Angle, learn about the influence of the communist values of organization, discipline and collectivism on North Korean society. ***Access to Teacher's Domain content now requires free login to PBS Learning Media. (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Video Lectures
Provider:
PBS Learning Media
Provider Set:
Teachers' Domain
Along the Trail of Tears
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Along the Trail of Tears

A part of history is often forgot when teaching younger students. This ... (more)

A part of history is often forgot when teaching younger students. This is the relocation of the Cherokee Indians when the white settlers wanted their property. The US Government moved whole groups of Indians under harsh conditions. This trip became known as the Trail of Tears. Using this as a background students will explore and experiment with persuasive writing as they try to express the position of Cherokee leaders. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Provider Set:
LEARN NC Lesson Plans
Author:
Glenda Bullard
Alternative Discussion Formats: A Public Relations Campaign
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Alternative Discussion Formats: A Public Relations Campaign

By creating a PR campaign for a historical or literary figure, students ... (more)

By creating a PR campaign for a historical or literary figure, students can practice a wide range of thinking skills. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Readings
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Provider:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
Provider Set:
LEARN NC Articles & More
Author:
Kathryn Walbert