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Tiger of the Snows: Tenzing Norgay
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewTenzing Norgay, the Sherpa man who made history when he reached the summit of Mount Everest with Sir Edmund Hillary, is the focus of an informative article. Class members read about Norgay's perspective on the way up the mountain, the...
Classroom Guide for Sacred Mountain: Everest
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe most famous climbers of Mount Everest could never have made it to the summit without the assistance of the local Sherpa. Christine Taylor-Butler's nonfiction children's book Sacred Mountain: Everest is the focus of an extensive...
How Sherpas Have Evolved "Superhuman" Energy Efficiency
3 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhy are Sherpas so uniquely equipped to guide aspiring mountain climbers up Mount Everest? Learn all about the biological ways that Sherpas can survive in a low-oxygen environment with an informative video.
Governance, Corruption and Conflict Simulation on Nepal
9th - Higher Ed
New ReviewCan your class help the people of Nepal? Scholars take an in-depth look into the social injustices and struggling economy of a country in turmoil during a multi-day role-playing exercise. After reviewing information on the problems...