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We owe a lot to Ancient Greek civilization. Everything from architecture to medicine to music, is based on Greek culture. This public radio story...
Denora Gaines
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2017
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This is a project-based lesson plan. The students must form small groups of no more than five (5) members. They then must select a culture to...
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One of the most powerful ways to teach about the Holocaust is to bring the voices of survivors to your students. Precisely because they portray...
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Ideal for any teacher or administrator planning Holocaust remembrance events and lessons, this collection of materials includes a wide selection of...
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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...
 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...
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Students analyze images of icebergs from the polar regions through a nature photographer's unique point of view and explore the themes of bearing...
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In this lesson, students examine an article about a tiny island community off the Louisiana coast and discuss how it is being affected by the...
Angkor Watt

Christian Houge

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In this lesson, students examine photos of Angkor Wat and discuss the importance of cultural architecture. Architectural sites provide an important...
Man on the Xingu River

Taylor Weidman

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In this lesson, students read an article about a hydropower dam affecting ecosystems and communities in Brazil. Students explore the themes of...