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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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Oceans of Plastic

Oceans of Plastic

This is an interdisciplinary lesson for visual art and science on the effects plastic pollution....

Grades: 7 8

Date: April 17, 2009

Subject: science/visual arts

Oceans of Plastic

Oceans of Plastic

Based on the heated debate on the topic of pollution, this video provided the sufficient and astonishing scientific evidence of plastic pollution on the ocean, making human to reflect on their behavior and make solution to heal our ocean and the envi...

Grades: 9

Date: April 17, 2009

Subject: environment

Saving the World's Rainforests

Saving the World's Rainforests

Teacher Information: This lesson deals with the effects of deforestation in the rainforest and its effects on the environment. Prior knowledge of the rainforest and erosion will need to be introduced before doing this lesson. Other resource may ne...

Grades: 2

Date: April 19, 2009

Subject: environment

Saving the World's Rainforests

Saving the World's Rainforests

Teacher Information: This lesson deals with the effects of deforestation in the rainforest and its effects on the environment. Prior knowledge of the rainforest and erosion will need to be introduced before doing this lesson. Other resource may ne...

Grades: 9

Date: April 19, 2009

Subject: environment

Environmental Beef Over Cows

Environmental Beef Over Cows

This lesson deals with lowering greenhouse emissions caused by cows and the different options being considered to reduce those emissions. Before using this lesson you may want to become familiar with greenhouse gases coming from cows. Another intern...

Grades: 6 7 8

Date: April 21, 2009

Subject: environment

From Scum to Power Source

From Scum to Power Source

This clip introduces the idea of algae as an energy source. It would be beneficial for students to have background knowledge on terms like: energy crisis, renewable, and non-renewable resources. I would use this lesson with my Exceptional gifted 3-...

Grades: 5 6 7

Date: April 22, 2009

Subject: environment

No Place to Call Home

No Place to Call Home

This lesson is designed as a follow-up to reading the story "How to Babysit and Orangutan" by Kathy Darling. The story is about a refuge for orphaned orangutans, and the video talks about a previously undiscovered wild population of orangutans in Bo...

Grades: 5

Date: April 27, 2009

Subject: world

Looking Back For Answers

Looking Back For Answers

This lesson deals with the historical perspective of the swine flu. Before you use this lesson, make sure your students are mature enough to examine the topic, and their parents are on board....

Grades: 8 9 10 11 12

Date: April 28, 2009

Subject: world

Searching How to Search

Searching How to Search

This lesson describes the competition for the search engine market between Wolfram Alpha, Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft. It mentions the new search engine developed by Microsoft called Kumo (which is now called Bing) and discusses updates made to Goog...

Grades: 11

Date: May 22, 2009

Subject: technology

Searching How to Search

Searching How to Search

This lesson is a way to introduce using search engines on the web to find information. It focuses on different search engines and how easily they can be used. The search engines discussed in this lesson are Google, Kumo (now called Bing), and Wolfr...

Grades: 6 7

Date: May 22, 2009

Subject: technology

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