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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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The New Victory Garden

The New Victory Garden

This video examines the current economic recession that is creating a renewed interest in gardening in communities across the United States. This lesson can be opening dialogue to designing a school garden or used as encouragement for students and th...

Grades: 7

Date: October 24, 2009

Subject: environment

Is E-mail Dying?

Is E-mail Dying?

This video provides a great introduction into our e-mail/internet safety unit and promotes discussing the pros/cons of social networking sites for 6th graders. Students will evaluate which method is the best way to communicate with family and friends...

Grades: 6

Date: October 25, 2009

Subject: technology

Moscow to  Ban Snow

Moscow to Ban Snow

This video would be great to use during a unit of study on weather. It will also work well in strengthen students abilities to debate an issue....

Grades: 4

Date: October 25, 2009

Subject: environment

Collider Experiment Part Two

Collider Experiment Part Two

This would be a great video to use as a lead in to discussions over government, math, science or current events. This lesson talks about how the Large Hadron Collider, the largest scientific instrument in the world, is back up and running. The medi...

Grades: 9 10 11 12

Date: November 04, 2009

Subject: technology

Upcoming U.S. Census Evokes Privacy Fears

Upcoming U.S. Census Evokes Privacy Fears

This video examines why the census is creating controversy over the questions asked. Resentment over the change could be considered political or personal infringement. One argument is for underrepresented populations to have a chance to be counted, w...

Grades: 8

Date: November 04, 2009

Subject: U.S.

Wall Street's Gold Rush

Wall Street's Gold Rush

The topic of this video and lesson addresses the recent spike in the price of gold worldwide as a result of the declining value of the U.S. Dollar....

Grades: 11 12

Date: November 05, 2009

Subject: economy

Reminiscing the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Reminiscing the Fall of the Berlin Wall

This video highlights that twenty years ago the Iron Curtain fell in Germany, along with the Berlin Wall. The lesson is designed to study the reasons for the wall and generate discussions on government control and the effects on the common man. Stude...

Grades: 11

Date: November 09, 2009

Subject: world

How Can U.S. Unemployment Be Solved?

How Can U.S. Unemployment Be Solved?

This would be a great video to use as a lead in to discussions over government, economics or current events. This lesson talks about how 10.2% of Americans are unemployed. Another 5.3% are underemployed. Now President Obama faces criticism that he l...

Grades: 6 7 8 9

Date: November 10, 2009

Subject: U.S.

The Evolution of Textbooks

The Evolution of Textbooks

This video just touches the surface of questions regarding the changing times with respect to electronic textbooks. It would be a great lead in for students to gather data which is directly meaningful to them, analyze the data gathered, and then dra...

Grades: 11 12

Date: November 11, 2009

Subject: technology

Fighting Words in South America

Fighting Words in South America

The topic of this video and lesson addresses the recent comments from Venezuelan President Hugh Chavez and their preparations for war with neighboring Colombia....

Grades: 11 12

Date: November 12, 2009

Subject: social studies

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