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Health & PE: The Lone Wolf

Posted on March 21, 2024

Addiction impacts people across all ages and groups, and does not discriminate. And mental health and addiction are intertwined. “The Lone Wolf” explores substance abuse, tracing the journey of several people who overcome their addiction. Continue »

 

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English Language Arts: Othello

Posted on March 21, 2024

Use this collection to explore who Othello is and learn about the historical figure who possibly inspired William Shakespeare to create the character. Look at the how racism is portrayed in Shakespeare’s play. Continue »

 

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Arts: Music Arts Toolkit

Posted on March 21, 2024

Videos in the Music Arts Toolkit collection explore the history and elements of music. Through live performances and interviews, the collection represents a wide variety of cultures, periods, and styles of music. Continue »

 

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Math: Hindu-Arabic Numerals and Algebra

Posted on March 21, 2024

Learn where today’s widely used number system and basic math functions came from in this video from NOVA: Zero to Infinity. Use this resource to illustrate an example of the contributions of diverse cultures to the mathematics systems we use today. Continue »

 

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World Languages: Folk Music of Hispanic New Mexico

Posted on March 21, 2024

John Donald Robb carefully recorded and transcribed over 3000 Hispano folk songs all over New Mexico and the Southwest between 1945 and 1972, the largest collection of its time. Like romantic and modernist composers before him, he looked to the songs of everyday folk to inspire and inform his own compositions. He also wanted to […] Continue »

 

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Science: Particulate Nature of Matter

Posted on March 21, 2024

In this interactive activity from ChemThink, learn about solids, liquids, and gases at an atomic level. Investigate how the behavior and interaction of atoms and molecules account for the states of matter. Important terms such as elements, molecules, compounds, and mixtures are also reviewed. Continue »

 

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Social Studies: French Conquest of Indochina

Posted on March 21, 2024

France colonized the Indochina region—including the area now known as Vietnam—beginning in the mid-19th century. Learn how the French installed local puppet governments and spread French culture, and see how many Vietnamese resisted. Continue »