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Chinese New Year
Pre-K - 5th
Kung-hsi Fa-ts' ai! Enrich your Chinese New Year celebration with the resources in this collection. The wealth of materials include background information on the 15-day holiday, also know as the Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival, lessons, activities, literature, art, and music sure to engage primary graders.
A New History for Humanity—The Human Era
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhen was the year 0? Scholars view a short video clip on the history of humanity to determine just when to mark the start of human time. They analyze how the human population changed the earth and the structures of humanity, ultimately...
A Day in the Life of an Ancient Athenian
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
To learn more about life in ancient Greece, viewers spend a day with Athenians Archias and his wife, Dexileia. Viewers learn about Archias's household and observe the roles of his wife, his children and their tutors, and his slaves. Then...
The Great Depression and New Deal
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Elementary pupils are introduced to the Great Depression as a critical period of hardship in United States history. They engage in collaborative assignments researching the Dust Bowl, the New Deal, US presidents, and presidential libraries.
Wondering About the New Seven (Man-Made) Wonders of the World
6th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Who determines the Seven Wonders of the World, and what criteria is used to evaluate these locations? Discover the efforts to promote cultural diversity and preserve man-made monuments during the world's first-ever global vote in 2007 to...
Tracing the Wild Roots of the Modern-Day, Domestic Apple
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Get to the core of the history of apples with an adapted article made for all readers. Discover how the apple made it to Europe before making it's way to North America, and the changes to the apple family tree that have happened over the...
There's Going to Be a New Star in the Sky
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
There's something to look forward to in 2021 or 2022! Although the actual event occurred almost 2,000 years ago, the appearance of a new star will become evident from Earth in a few short years. The video instructor from the solar system...
Human PreHistory 101 Part 3: Agriculture Rocks Our World
7 mins 9th - 12th
Around 14,000 years ago, the ice age melted. What did humans do in response? They settled down and began to farm their food. Visit the Fertile Crescent and beyond through animation and narrated explanations. Viewers learn about the birth...