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2nd Graders Use GIS to map their favorite green spaces

2nd Graders at Notre Dame Catholic Academy co-created this interactive GIS map after visiting their favorite local green spaces, parks, and playgrounds. Now they are working on questions/problems about these green spaces that they want to pursue through their social studies curriculum with the help of their teacher, Ms. 47 more words


Education Department Clarifies Requirements for Offering Single-Sex Classes

Education Department Clarifies Requirements for Offering Single-Sex Classes
Source: U.S. Department of Education

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released guidance today for K-12 schools that offer or want to offer single-sex classes.

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Government And Politics

Classroom vs. Immersion: Which Creates a Native-Like Brain?

There are two schools of thought when it comes to language learning. One is the traditional classroom approach, where students familiarize themselves with vocabulary and grammar in order to prepare themselves for speaking a target language.  233 more words

Language Learning

Shopping and Coding - Practically the Same Thing

Since I have different grade levels each day, I have been doing Hour of Code all week.  With my students I’ve done Hopscotch, Kodable… 202 more words


MN teen dies of flu-like symptoms; officials warn of 'more severe' flu season

A teenage girl from Owatonna has died after coming down with flu-like symptoms nearly a week ago. And while it’ll be several weeks before the cause of her death is confirmed, it could be a sign of a harsh season for the flu in Minnesota. 545 more words


The Lion, the witch and the wardrobe Study guide and teacher key

This is the complete study guide and teacher key. For grades 5-8. This is everything you’ll need to assign and complete this book! What a great find online…. 46 more words