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General Mills Announces No More GMOs In Original Cheerios

General Mills Announces No More GMOs In Original Cheerios

January 03, 2014

Mars Rover Finds Traces of Ancient Life-Friendly Lake

Mars Rover Finds Traces of Ancient Life-Friendly Lake

December 10, 2013

Archaeologists Discover Viking Parliament Under Parking Lot

Archaeologists Discover Viking Parliament Under Parking Lot

October 26, 2013

Baby 'Cured' of HIV Gives Hope to Others

Baby 'Cured' of HIV Gives Hope to Others

October 24, 2013

Laser Experiment Makes Step Toward Fusion Power

Laser Experiment Makes Step Toward Fusion Power

October 08, 2013

A Government Shutdown History Lesson

A Government Shutdown History Lesson

October 01, 2013

Cycling Antibiotics Could Fight Resistant Bacteria

Cycling Antibiotics Could Fight Resistant Bacteria

September 26, 2013

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

September 19, 2013

L.A. School District to Monitor Students on Social Media

L.A. School District to Monitor Students on Social Media

August 31, 2013

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New Massive Star Discovered?

New Massive Star Discovered?

This videos is can stimulate class discussion about the life cycles of stars in physical science. It can also be used to enhance discussion about nuclear reactions in chemistry. The remaining portions of this lesson plan will concentrate on the lif...

Grades: 9 10 11 12

Date: July 22, 2010

Subject: science

Google's 'Robocars' Drive Hands-Free

Google's 'Robocars' Drive Hands-Free

The video, Google's 'Robocars" Drives Hands-Free, discusses cars developed by Google that are able to drive without the assistance of a driver. The video can be used to introduce students to the topic of robotics. In addition, the concept of adding a...

Grades: 4

Date: October 11, 2010

Subject: technology

The Indestructible Happy Meal

The Indestructible Happy Meal

Teacher Information: This video provides a good lead-in to a discussion on the fast food industry and health in general. There is another timely video that will also be shown: http://www.newsy.com/videos/americans-still-not-eating-enough-veggies/. ...

Grades: 6 7 8

Date: October 16, 2010

Subject: health

The Indestructible Happy Meal

The Indestructible Happy Meal

This video would be a great attention grabber for a unit on healthy eating habits and nutrition. I would specifically use this video to start a lesson on the food pyramid....

Grades: 8

Date: October 16, 2010

Subject: health

The Indestructible Happy Meal

The Indestructible Happy Meal

A McDonald's Happy Meal just turned six months old after sitting uncovered on a shelf since April, and isn't showing any signs of decomposition. Teacher should be aware of McDonald's, happy meals, and the process of decomposition. ...

Grades: 7 8

Date: October 16, 2010

Subject: health

Divorce Insurance on the Rise

Divorce Insurance on the Rise

This video is a good lead into the Marriage and Divorce Lessons. It also ties to the needs of insurance. The video provides different opinions about this newer type of insurance from multiple sources. It is merely a video about protecting the possi...

Grades: 11 12

Date: October 19, 2010

Subject: legal

U.N. Convention Confronts Loss of Biodiversity

U.N. Convention Confronts Loss of Biodiversity

This video gives a brief description of what goals the U.N. Convention want to accomplish and discusses how the loss of biodiversity is the greatest since the end of the dinosaurs....

Grades: 5

Date: October 19, 2010

Subject: science

Should Parents Snoop on Their Children Online

Should Parents Snoop on Their Children Online

This video has very good survey results on what is a very controversial and debatable topic. The video touches on the topic of identity theft amongst young adults and it's curious to see if that is something students have even considered....

Grades: 11 12

Date: October 22, 2010

Subject: technology

Scientists: Water on Moon Could Support Humans

Scientists: Water on Moon Could Support Humans

This video is great to show when studying space or Neil Armstrong. There is a plethora of water on the moon. This video discusses the uses for the water on the moon, the possibilities of living on the moon, and the next steps for the U.S. as far as...

Grades: 5

Date: October 23, 2010

Subject: science

Scientists: Water on the Moon Could Support Humans

Scientists: Water on the Moon Could Support Humans

This video is a great introduction to a discussion on the importance of space study and exploration. It also provides factual information about the moon and could be a great catalyst for a lesson in creating a space station....

Grades: 6 7 8

Date: October 23, 2010

Subject: science

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