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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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Study: Kids Master Technology Before Basic Life Skills

Study: Kids Master Technology Before Basic Life Skills

This video news clip would make a great introduction into the topic of wants versus needs in creating a budget. This video provides information on how children are learning to use modern technology at an earlier age, prior to learning basic life ski...

Grades: 9 10

Date: January 24, 2011

Subject: technology

Electric Cars: Not Clean Energy?

Electric Cars: Not Clean Energy?

This video is a great lead in to talking about Energy science class and discuss whether all the high tech electric cars are really saving energy throughout the whole world. The video offers multiple sources, from many reports and online articles that...

Grades: 5

Date: January 21, 2011

Subject: environment

One Year Later, Progress in Haiti 'Painfully Slow'

One Year Later, Progress in Haiti 'Painfully Slow'

This video gives an update on the slow progress after the devastating earthquake in Haiti one year ago. Outlines what many Haitians are experiencing on a day-to-day basis and projects a timeline of taking at least 10-15 years to get Haiti back in sh...

Grades: 6

Date: January 13, 2011

Subject: world

China Tops International Education Rankings

China Tops International Education Rankings

This video is a great lead into a discussion of the effects of US education reform as well as ideas to improve it further. The marginal US gains since 2006 verify that NCLB is not making as many gains as education reform in other nations, like Shang...

Grades: 12

Date: December 08, 2010

Subject: world

Uruguay Takes on Big Tobacco

Uruguay Takes on Big Tobacco

This video discusses the legal case brought by the company Phillip Morris against the country of Uruguay. This video is a good introduction to a unit discussing anti-smoking laws in Spain and Latin America and the influence multi-national companies c...

Grades: 11

Date: November 17, 2010

Subject: world

China Census Threatens People's Privacy

China Census Threatens People's Privacy

This video makes a great lead in to discussions about the relationship among census, citizenship, population control, immigration in social and economic development, and human rights in China. This video lays out several key issues that Chinese gover...

Grades: 12

Date: November 03, 2010

Subject: social studies

More Harry Potter Books? Rowling Won't Rule It Out

More Harry Potter Books? Rowling Won't Rule It Out

Author study: Read and discuss J.K. Rowling's biography. Discuss some of the Harry Potter books that have been read and movies that have been watched. ...

Grades: 4

Date: October 28, 2010

Subject: writing

Obama on 'Daily Show': How'd He Do?

Obama on 'Daily Show': How'd He Do?

This video is a great piece to discuss with students during the midterm elections. This video provides the perspectives of several different sides in the media, both Republicans and Democrats. It is a great way to begin a lesson on campaign strateg...

Grades: 12

Date: October 28, 2010

Subject: U.S.

Whooping Cough Cases on the Rise

Whooping Cough Cases on the Rise

This video discusses the rise in whooping cough cases in recent years. It also discusses the danger of the disease and how it is potentially deadly. The video also discusses the importance of vaccination as it relates to the spread of a disease. ...

Grades: 7 8

Date: October 28, 2010

Subject: health

Driverless, Fuelless Vans Make 8,000 Mile Journey

Driverless, Fuelless Vans Make 8,000 Mile Journey

This video is about cars that drive themselves by using technology. It provides facts about particular vehicles that already tested the product on roads in Europe....

Grades: 4

Date: October 28, 2010

Subject: social studies

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