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    African Animals in Habitats An inquiry-based animal study centered around a Zoo visit of the African Continent.

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    Banana Split: To Eat or Not to Eat A history of "Banana Republics," discussing banana production, diseases, ethical consumerism, organic & conventional agriculture.

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    Weather Watchers How does meteorological activity impact air pollution control and prevention?

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    Incredible Insect Mouth A hands-on experiment type of lesson in which the children act as insects and use different tools for their "mouths".

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    Sun Curve Design Challenge
    A student-teacher collaboration focusing on scientific inquiry and green design innovation to
    generate new ideas for
    sustainable agriculture.

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    Organic Store Wars Not long ago in a supermarket not so far away… an educational video based on Star Wars hopes to raise awareness about healthy food choices.

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    Automobile Choices and Alternative Fuels Supporting multi-step decision-making for buying a car: fuel impact on the environment, your lifestyle and personal finances.

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Meteorological Monsters
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Students will study the pattern of hurricanes using data from the 2005 ... More

Students will study the pattern of hurricanes using data from the 2005 huricane season. The U.S. Weather Service has been documenting tropical cyclones in the Atlantic Ocean for over 150 years. The hurricane season of 2005 broke several records, making it the most extreme season since record keeping began: 2005 had the most hurricanes in one season (15), the most category 5 hurricanes (4), the most intense Atlantic hurricane ever recorded (Wilma), and the first recorded European landfall of an Atlantic cyclone (Vince). Less

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Teaching and Learning Strategies
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SERC at Carlton College
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Starting Point (SERC)
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Basic Skills for the World Wide Web
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An introduction to the WWW that includes going to a web address, ... More

An introduction to the WWW that includes going to a web address, the back button, basic search skills, identifying and evaluating search results, downloading and viewing files, and printing web pages. Less

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Connecticut Distance Learning Consortium
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E-Learning Solutions
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The Virtual School - OER video channel
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The Virtual School aims to provide access to comprehensive world-class secondary education, ... More

The Virtual School aims to provide access to comprehensive world-class secondary education, free of charge, around the world. Find hundreds of videos about different educational topics, ranging from the three Sciences over Maths to ICT in and around the classroom. Less

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The Virtual School
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Individual Authors
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The Virtual School
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CC Tasks: Omnivore's Dilemma (Grade 7)
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Task Description: This unit uses the topic of food choice as a ... More

Task Description: This unit uses the topic of food choice as a means to teach students how to analyze and navigate informational texts. This 2-3 week unit contains a series of three tasks that build in complexity. This culminating task asks students to use textual evidence to write an essay analyzing how the author organized and developed his argument regarding the omnivoreŐs dilemma in his chapter, ŇThe OmnivoreŐs DilemmaÓ from Michael PollanŐs The OmnivoreŐs Dilemma (Young ReaderŐs Edition) Less

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The New York City Department of Education
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New York City Department of Education
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