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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: False 'Green' Claims on the Rise

Study: False 'Green' Claims on the Rise

This video discusses how companies are making claims that products are better for the planet in order to sell more. This lesson has students evaluate whether ingredients are 'green' as well as discussing why the companies might label the products as...

Grades: 9

Date: October 27, 2010

Subject: science

Retiring Microsoft Executive Predicts Death of PC

Retiring Microsoft Executive Predicts Death of PC

This is a great video for a lead-in discussion and exploration of whether or not the desktop computer is going the way of the dinosaur. It is also a good way to discuss the differences in operating systems and what exactly they are and do for a compu...

Grades: 7 8

Date: October 27, 2010

Subject: technology

Sony Walkman Walks the Plank

Sony Walkman Walks the Plank

This video will ideally lead to the discussion of long-lasting technology and how certain devices resonate with people over the years, eventually leading to other products which build on and improve the original. The video discusses the origins of t...

Grades: 11 12

Date: October 26, 2010

Subject: technology

One in Three Americans Could Have Diabetes by 2050

One in Three Americans Could Have Diabetes by 2050

This will video will be a great discussion starter for our healthy lifestyles unit. It discusses different causes of diabetes and suggests what might be done to prevent the disease as well as bringing up related political and economic issues....

Grades: 11

Date: October 25, 2010

Subject: health

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

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

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

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

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