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Art Self expression, creative projects, art activities, etc. Assessment Creative student assessment techniques and helps Bulletin Boards Liven up your classroom with these great ideas for bulletin boards Character Education Help your students character traits that will help them for the rest of their lives Class Meetings Take control of the classroom with these class meeting ideas Classroom Management Classroom management ideas from seasoned teachers

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Ten Economic Blunders from History - John S. Chamberlain Take cover when you hear a political leader talking about economic affairs. You can bet a bad decision is incoming. Luckily for the leaders, their meddling usually has a slow, erosive effect on the economy. Every so often, however, the great ones manage to land a real whopper that takes them down along with their whole country. Here are ten examples from history. 1.

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Think you can lift your leg? Science made Simple’s Zoe gives it a go Human beings have a centre of balance around the belly button. You can usually stay balanced as long as the imaginary vertical line down from your belly button falls between the area that you are balancing on – usually your feet! When you lift your leg, the top half of your body needs to lean slightly the other way so that this line falls onto the one foot that is balancing you. Education World ® - Lesson Planning: The Ants Go Marching...Into Your Lesson Plans! Why not capitalize on the recent release of the animated feature movie "Antz" and the soon-to-be-released "A Bug's Life"? Education World offers a scavenger hunt, with questions for students in all grades (and an "Ant-swer" Key, of course!) Every teacher should have "ants in your plans"!?

Foreign Language Teaching Methods About the Site Foreign Language Teaching Methods focuses on 12 different aspects of language teaching, each taught by a different expert instructor. The site contains video footage from an actual methods course held at the University of Texas at Austin. Education The Henry Ford is a Legendary Place Huge and inspiring, it's filled with an unparalleled collection of over 26 million artifacts cataloging the human stories that make up American History. It's a place where students can come face-to-face with the tales of the inventors, scientists and social visionaries who steered and are steering America into a place of global pre-eminence.

Planting A Pineapple — Tickled Red - StumbleUpon Did y’all know that you can take this and turn it into… This? And that this will eventually produce… Ancient Greece - Kids Social Studies Videos, Games and Lessons that Make Learning Fun and Easy Ancient Greece for Kids The ancient Greek civilization thrived around the Mediterranean Sea from the 1100 BC to 146 BC. Known for its advances in philosophy, politics, religion, architecture, arts, government, and science, it is considered to have laid the foundation of the Western civilization and had a powerful influence throughout Southwest Asia and North Africa. The Greek civilization gave way to the Roman Empire in the 1st century BC. Pictures & School Presentations :

Books.Blog - Guests - Skip Graduate School, Save $32,000, Do This Instead Three years ago, I invested $32,000 and the better part of two years at the University of Washington for a master's degree in International Studies. The verdict? It wasn't a complete waste of time and money. Once I accepted that 80% of the course requirements were designed to keep people busy, I enjoyed the other 20% of the work. If you're strictly interested in learning, however, you may want to get a better return-on-investment than I did. Using Technology to Improve Student Achievement Critical Issue: Using Technology to Improve Student Achievement Contents Issue Context Your Lungs & Respiratory System Listen Time for Talk Your lungs are important for breathing . . . and also for talking!

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