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Climate Challenge

Climate Challenge

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The Farm : un jeu éducatif tourné vers l’environnement Par Frédéric Bordage - 22/12/2010 A l’occasion des fêtes de fin d’année, Breek offre* deux jeux ludo éducatifs aux utilisateurs d’iPad, iPhone et iPod Touch. Un cadeau de Noël sympa et gratuit qui permettra aux grands comme aux plus petits de découvrir l’univers merveilleux des animaux de la ferme grâce à une approche ludique, interactive et stimulante. Proposés en 4 langues (français, anglais, espagnol et allemand), ces deux jeux ont été conçus par des parents pour leurs enfants, avec l’aide d’un professeur des écoles. L’occasion d’expliquer à vos enfants que les poissons ne sont pas carrés et de les sensibiliser aux défis écologiques qui les attendent ! Cerise sur le gâteau, les dessins ont été créés sur mesures par Rudy Spiessert, auteur talentueux édité par Dargaud, Dupuis et Quadrants.

English Language Arts and Literacy Mission US is a multimedia project featuring free interactive adventure games set in different eras of U.S. history. The second game, "Flight to ... See More Mission US is a multimedia project featuring free interactive adventure games set in different eras of U.S. history. The second game, "Flight to Freedom," takes place in northern Kentucky and southern Ohio, and begins in summer 1848.

Gamification, ludification et éducation... Mes copains Carl-Frédéric De Celles et Michael Carpentier étaient invités à la radio hier matin pour discuter de l’événement South by southwest (SXSW) qui avait lieu la semaine dernière à Austin au Texas. Tout comme Nathalie Collard de La Presse, ils ont été frappés par le sujet de la gamification, qu’on pourrait aussi traduire par «ludification». «La gamification (Wikipédia, que certains traduisent par “ludification”), c’est l’idée que les règles et techniques de jeux peuvent être transférées dans d’autres domaines.» (source) Dans le cadre de la préparation de deux articles parus hier sur Cyberpresse (1 2), je discutais avec Mme Collard de ce phénomène appliqué à l’éducation. Footprint Calculator How much land area does it take to support your lifestyle? Take this quiz to find out your Ecological Footprint, discover your biggest areas of resource consumption, and learn what you can do to tread more lightly on the earth. Select your location on the map below to start taking the Footprint Calculator Quiz. We recommend using a computer or laptop because the calculator requires Flash animation that is unavailable on some tablets and smart phones. Are you a student or educator using our calculator?

Carolina Navigators Carolina Navigators provides K-16 teachers and students with global education resources created by Carolina students who have international expertise. Since its inception in 1996, the program has served over well over 200,000 students in more than half the counties across North Carolina. A program of the Center for Global Initiatives, Carolina Navigators enriches the education of both UNC and K-12 students through engaged learning. This service is free of charge for educators in North Carolina. What can you do with Carolina Navigators? 1. Black Soldier to His Enslaved Daughters, and to the Owner of One of the Daughters [Benton Barracks Hospital, St. Louis, Mo. September 3, 1864] My Children I take my pen in hand to rite you A few lines to let you know that I have not forgot you and that I want to see you as bad as ever now my Dear Children I want you to be contented with whatever may be your lots be assured that I will have you if it cost me my life on the 28th of the mounth. 8 hundred White and 8 hundred blacke solders expects to start up the rivore to Glasgow and above there thats to be jeneraled by a jeneral that will give me both of you when they Come I expect to be with, them and expect to get you both in return. Dont be uneasy my children I expect to have you. If Diggs dont give you up this Government will and I feel confident that I will get you Your Miss Kaitty said that I tried to steal you But I'll let her know that god never intended for man to steal his own flesh and blood.

The Business Model Innovation Grid Definition: To reuse is to use an item again after it has been used. This includes conventional reuse where the item is used again for the same function, and new-life reuse where it is used for a different function. In contrast, recycling is the breaking down of the used item into raw materials which are used to make new items. Remanufacturing is the process of disassembly and recovery at the module level and, eventually, at the component level. Why Aren’t There More Holidays? Do you look forward to holidays? If you’re like most people, you certainly do. Whether or not you have a strong connection to the reason for celebrating a holiday, everyone enjoys a day off every now and then. Oral History Interviews: Family History and Folklife (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress) Planning an Oral History Project | Interviewing Tips There are many ways to document and preserve families histories. One approach concentrates on the examination of public records, such as census records, church records, wills, and deeds.

North Carolina Museum of History homepage Events Calendar > National History Day in North Carolina Saturday, April 26 Students from throughout the state compete at this competition. History Day promotes interest in history among students and to assists teachers in relating history more effectively. Click here to watch the live awards ceremony at 2:45 p.m. For more information about this program, click here.

North Carolina Digital Collections 1. Example Searches Simple Search Box Searches in all fields (title, description, creator, subjects, full text, etc.) in all collections for christmas and cards. North Carolina Digital Collections 1. Example Searches Simple Search Box Searches in all fields (title, description, creator, subjects, full text, etc.) in all collections for christmas and cards. Advanced Search Searches in the title field in all collections for "bible record"

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