Students are employees of a unit of the United Nations responsible for coordinating disaster relief after a major disaster (the 2004 Asian Earthquake and Tsunami) occurs. The agency needs to understand the situation in each country so that it can coordinate the work of various governments and NGO (nongovernmental organizations) working in the affected area.
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Access three e-lessons that go in line with curriculum for prepatory school (middle school) English standards
This is a website dedicated to teaching verbs found in the Qur'an. There are 16 units, each with its own set of vocabulary words, although words in the quizzes overlap from unit to unit. Each word includes the verse in the Qur'an where it is found, an audio recording of the verse, and a complete English translation of the verse so that the word can be seen in context.
A+ Click is an interactive collection of more than 3700 math problems and answers for K-1 K-12 school program. It defines the personal level of math knowledge. You move up into the next level if you give 5 correct answers in a row. Practice makes perfect.
Basic Introduction to Fractions on a Number Line. This site includes lesson plan, as well as blackline masters and several interactive online tools.
This is a website that teaches about the Arabic alphabet using a pyramid of colors. It introduces how to make the different shapes of the letters via a system of letters holding 'hands'. The website contains a number of products available, including magnetic letters, puzzles, and interactive CD-ROMs. Geared towards children, the products can also be used for adults looking for a different way to learn the Arabic alphabet.
Abraham Lincoln’s Crossroads is an educational game based on the traveling exhibition Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War, which debuted at the National Constitution Center in June 2005. The online game is intended for advanced middle- and high-school students. It invites them to learn about Lincoln’s leadership by exploring the political choices he made. An animated Lincoln introduces a situation, asks for advice and prompts players to decide the issue for themselves, before learning the actual outcome. At the end of the game, players discover how frequently they predicted Lincoln’s actions. A Resources Page keyed to each chapter provides links to relevant Websites on Lincoln and the Civil War, permitting students to explore issues in more depth
Students place markers on the numbers 2-12. Students toss two 6-sided dice, find the sum and remove a marker from that number, if there is still one. The first player to remove all markers wins the game. This game can be used as addition practice or as an introduction to the probability of the different outcomes of rolling two dice. This game was developed by a Monmouth University student for the Probability Fair. These games help students acquire proficiency in addition and subtraction facts.
El objetivo de esta actividad es que de una forma creativa los alumnos utilicen el conocimiento adquirido en la materia de Habilidades del Pensamiento, para identificar en un tablero conceptual una serie de conceptos visuales con el objetivo de practicar de manera divertida, la deducción de información a partir de otra información brindada.
This is a website for children that is the online component of the al-Jazeera news network. It includes full length episodes of TV shows for kids, games, contests, blogs, discussion forums, and more. It is also available as an app. Most of the website is available in English.
In the learning module Allies and Aliens students assume the role of agents from planet Earth who must assess varying degrees of prejudice and misinformation as they visit Web sites from other planets. Because most kids don't think to look for bias or false information online and subtle forms of racism may be difficult to recognize, Allies and Aliens uses the pretense of an evaluation mission to keep players from guessing its true purpose right away. The mission is divided into two parts. On Day One, students encounter information with little direction. On Day Two, the module's purpose becomes apparent. Allies and Aliens aims to teach students the basics about bias, stereotyping, misinformation and propaganda techniques, on the Internet and in other media. It also helps students to understand the difference between fact and opinion, and the importance of authenticating online information. The challenges of this module will ultimately sharpen students' research skills as well as their critical thinking skills. The experience will teach them to recognize viewpoint, bias, and manipulation -- online and off.
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- NAGT Cutting Edge (SERC)
- Science Education Resource Center (SERC) at Carleton College
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The following is an alphabet reading and writing drill based on advertisements for fast food items, restaurants/chains, and multinational companies that should mostly be recognizable to students. Students are asked to work in pairs, read the ads and write them out on the accompanying sheet in Arabic and translate them to English.
Resources for learning the abc Letter Names and Sounds. Originally created for adult English learners who are not literate in their native language. Each letter corresponds with a picture word to help memorize the letter sounds. Flashcards, an abc chart, and a wall chart are available to download. Game ideas area also included.
In this anatomy version of jeopardy, you will be quizzed on the following topics: biomolecules, lipids, carbohydrates, DNA and RNA, and proteins. Good Luck!
In this anatomy version of jeopardy, you will be quizzed on the following topics: the great vessels, head and neck vessels, thoracic vessels, and limb vessels. Good luck!
In this anatomy version of jeopardy, you will be quizzed on the following topics: identification, connective tissue, cell biology, epithelial tissue, and histology. Good luck!
In this anatomy version of jeopardy, you will be quizzed on the following topics: digestive basics, digestive histology, lower digestive, digestive cross, and upper digestive. Good Luck!
In this anatomy version of jeopardy, you will be quizzed on the following topics: endocrine histology, endorcrine system, and lymphatic system. Good luck!
In this anatomy version of jeopardy, you will be quizzed on the following topics: body systems, medical professions, position terminology, and body regions. Good Luck!
In this anatomy version of jeopardy, you will be quizzed on the following topics: major skeleton muscles, microanatomy, lower extremity muscles, and muscles origins. Good luck!