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In this lesson, students watch a film about a flamenco guitarist and explore the elements of this cross-cultural art form. Set in Seville, Spain,...
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Students watch a 19-minute documentary that tells the story of Mohammed Alsaleh, a young Syrian refugee granted asylum in Canada in 2014, who is now...
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Students watch a 9-minute film, Isle de Jean Charles by Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee, about a tiny island community off the Louisiana coast and examine how...
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In this lesson, students watch Amar, a short film by Andrew Hinton, which follows a 14-year-old boy from Jamshedpur, India through the routines of...
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In this lesson, students examine photos which document poverty throughout California's Central Valley and explore the power of photojournalism...
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In this lesson, students explore images of Syrian refugees migrating through Europe and discuss cultural displacement and the impact of photography...
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In this lesson, students watch a film about a Yup’ik fisherman in Alaska and discuss how cultural traditions are tied to local ecosystems. Set in the...
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Sanctuaries of Silence takes you on an immersive journey with acoustic ecologist Gordon Hempton in the Hoh Rain Forest in Washington State, one of...
An overlook of the Yuzana Palm Oil plantations.

Taylor Weidman

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NGSS
In this lesson, students view photos which document palm oil production in Myanmar and discuss the human costs to workers and families. For more...
 FULLSCREEN Taerlung area, Kham, 2001. Women milking dri, the female yak. Yak, also known as Nor (meaning jewel, indicating their preciousness to nomad economy), are the main livestock of the Tibetan nomads.

Diane Barker

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In this lesson, students view a photo essay and learn about the effects of relocation and modern technology on the traditional lifestyle of Tibetan...