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Weather Instruments Lesson for Upper Elementary
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
NGSS
Overview: Students will learn about a variety of weather instruments and also will be given materials to design and build a working anemometer...
Fighting Crime in the Old West
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
This lesson focuses on issues of crime and safety with an emphasis on crime prevention. In this lesson, students take a historical look at crime-...
Implementing a Civic Action Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
On May 17, 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education ruled that the Constitution forbids laws segregating public schools by race...
World History and Geography Book Recommendations
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Over the past five years, some of the world's most prominent authors have spoken about their new books at Carnegie Council. From these thinkers, we...
Recommended Books on Genocide and Intervention
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
How do we prevent genocide? When does one have the right and moral obligation to intervene to stop mass violence? The books on this webpage offer...
Recommended Books on Ethics and War
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
From antiquity to today, certain questions concerning ethics and war have remained persistent. These books allow students to analyze how and why we...
Talking to Kids about Tragedies in the News
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  • Mental, Emotional and Social Health
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Talking to Children about Terrorist Attacks and School and Community Shootings in the News This guide offers insight and suggestions for how to...
Creating a Classroom Team
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Professional Development
How teachers and paraprofessionals can make working together work. Good Communication + Teamwork = Student Success All education professionals for...
Your First Day Arrives
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  • Classroom Management
  • Professional Development
To be an effective classroom manager, you need to get off to a good start on the first day of school: Be prepared, organized and in charge Create a...
AFT Professional Learning for Educators
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Professional Development
The AFT has long recognized that the union’s responsibilities go beyond the traditional “bread and butter” issues of salary and benefits. The AFT...