Marconi: Whisper in the Air
Learners explore Guglielmo Marconi, the genius who invented the wireless and helped change our planet into a global village.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Globalization II - Good or Bad?
"To understand the present, we have to imagine the future." In his final video in the series, the narrator discusses an array of considerations tied to globalization, such as the implications of individualism, our impact on the...
13 mins 9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
A Second Visit To Old Sturbridge Village-The Story Tour
Learners conduct research on 1830s families and early New England culture. They conduct research on the Old Sturbridge Village website, participate in an online chat with a costumed interpreter, and continue to develop possible plots to...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History
New Review Learning about the Earth Though Remote Sensing
More than 7,000 satellites have been sent into orbit around the earth, but only 1,000 are currently operational. The lesson plan starts with scholars creating a Venn diagram comparing two different types of maps. After a discussion of...
7th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Changing Planet: Infectious Diseases Classroom Activity
Here is a different approach: emerging epidemiologists first go home to interview family on the topic of infectious disease. Then they come to class and view a video and PowerPoint that explore how climate change may increase the...
8th - 12th Health