Ecology Lab
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Ecology Lab

In this interactive from Annenberg Learner, build your own ecosystem, and explore the effects of these interrelationships.
Grades 9-13+
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Annenberg Learner
Stamp Act Cartoons
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Stamp Act Cartoons

The Stamp Act of 1765 generated a number of political cartoons that expressed opposition to the British govermernment. Thse helped shape colonial attitutudes toward British actions. In this interactive image ...
Grades 9-13+
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Biography of America
Slave and Free Soil: Interactive Map
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Slave and Free Soil: Interactive Map

Slavery was not a stagnant institution in the United States in the period between the Revolution and the Civil War ...
Grades 9-13+
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Biography of America
The Events of 1831: Interactive Timeline
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The Events of 1831: Interactive Timeline

Some years in American history stand out as especially significant. One of these was 1831—slavery and abolition exploded as ...
Grades 9-13+
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Biography of America
You Decide: The Roaring Twenties?
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You Decide: The Roaring Twenties?

The "Roaring Twenties" helped set the tone for the rest of the 20th Century: mass consumer culture, fads, gangsters, car ...
Grades 9-13+
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Biography of America
You Decide: Washington or Du Bois?
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You Decide: Washington or Du Bois?

During the early Progressive Era, two leaders dominated the debate over the best course for racial advancement in America. In ...
Grades 9-13+
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Biography of America
Evaluating Web Sites
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Evaluating Web Sites

In this interactive from Annenberg Learner, practice evaluating Web sites to determine which ones are the most useful. Browse a Web site and evaluate it by answering the basic questions ...
Grades 3-5,13+
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Annenberg Learner
Water: Central Utah Project (Part Three)
Video 00:02:03

Water: Central Utah Project (Part Three)

Learn about the significance of the Central Utah Project, a water resource and electric energy development project in the central ...
Grades 4-13+
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UEN
Water: Waterfall During Rainstorm
Video 00:00:21

Water: Waterfall During Rainstorm

Watch a video of a waterfall during a rainstorm. This video is extracted from the 22-part video series THE GEOGRAPHY ...
Grades 4-13+
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UEN
Planning and Settlement: Salt Lake Ward Boundary Planning (1849)
Video 00:00:51

Planning and Settlement: Salt Lake Ward Boundary Planning (1849)

Learn about efforts to establish the boundaries of wards in Salt Lake City, Utah in ...
Grades 4-13+
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UEN
Cheese by the Numbers: 571.3 Fats
Video 00:03:02

Cheese by the Numbers: 571.3 Fats

What does the number 571.3 have to do with cheese? And how does fat content affect the taste of ...
Grades 7-13+
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UEN
Water Pollution Investigation
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Water Pollution Investigation

Water pollution is the contamination of water resources by harmful wastes or toxins. This type of pollution can be dangerous ...
Grades 4-13+
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QUEST
Gridlock
Video 00:05:07

Gridlock

Using this video which examines the solutions to the problem of congestion in New York City’s Times Square, teach a dynamic problem-solution lesson ("No More Traffic Jams: Identifying Gridlock ...
Grades 7-13+
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America Revealed
It's No Laughing Matter: Analyzing Political Cartoons
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It's No Laughing Matter: Analyzing Political Cartoons

In this interactive activity from the Library of Congress, learn about cartoonists’ persuasive techniques. The ...
Grades 9-13+
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Library of Congress
What Is Not In Our School? Group
Video 00:03:00

What Is Not In Our School? Group

Watch students participating in the Not In Our School movement and see students and educators engaging in peer-to-peer activities, classroom ...
Grades 13+
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Not in Our Town
With Wings as Eagles: From Fantasy to Flight
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With Wings as Eagles: From Fantasy to Flight

This Library of Congress presentation includes multimedia primary resources such as journal entries, letters, illustrations, and photographs documenting the history ...
Grades 9-13+
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Library of Congress
Lomax the Songhunter
Media Gallery 00:14:30

Lomax the Songhunter

In Lomax the Songhunter, filmmaker Rogier Kappers seeks to tell Lomax's story by interviewing friends such as Pete Seeger, combining it with archival recordings of music greats Woody Guthrie ...
Grades 6-13+
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POV
PBS TeacherLine Tips to Evaluate Internet Resources
Document

PBS TeacherLine Tips to Evaluate Internet Resources

Tips to Evaluate Internet Resources provides teachers with a list of questions to determine the ...
Grades 13+
This Way Up
Media Gallery 00:07:40

This Way Up

This Way Up follows the lives of people in and around a nursing home near the Israeli security barrier in East Jerusalem. Classrooms can use this resource group to examine ...
Grades 6-13+
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POV
Water + ? = Trouble!
Media Gallery 00:29:38

Water + ? = Trouble!

In this program, a crew of three high school students explores the mystery surrounding an outbreak of an acute waterborne illness as investigative reporters for their high school environmental television ...
Grades 6-13+
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MPT
Refugee Family Reunification Process
Video 00:05:09

Refugee Family Reunification Process

Justin Semahoro, a Banyamulenge refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo who relocated to St. Louis in 2008, works as ...
Grades 6-13+