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Brain Pop: Thanksgiving

Brain Pop makes informative and student friendly videos. This video is about Thanksgiving and how the holiday began. This video has animated characters tell the story of Thanksgiving which is engaging to students. 62 more words

Social Studies

A Kids' Guide to America’s First Ladies by Kathleen Krull, illustrated by Anna DiVito

Published by HarperCollins

Summary:  Which First Lady raised silkworms in the White House?  Who crocheted 3,500 pairs of slippers while her husband was President?  Kathleen Krull profiles each U.S. 181 more words

Nonfiction

Ignite Your Ideas with Adobe Spark

There are so many apps that you can use to share stories. Picture, Video, and Website are some common apps used to share your stories. How if there is one app that enable you to create graphics, video, and website in one platform? 423 more words

School Experiences

Are we prisoners of our social roles?

In one of my recent Psychology lectures at college, I learned about the infamous ‘Stanford Prison Experiment’  of 1971 conducted by Philip Zimbardo.

The experiment selected various members of the public to play various roles in Stanford Prison in a mock setting to observe how the prison would function and to what lengths people would conform to their given roles. 240 more words

Learning

I can only write what I know,

I must not know much.

I think about things I see,

I think things in rush.

I feel things not there, 17 more words

Writings

Liar, Liar Pants on Fire

I watched him walk away with it in his hands. Later I asked him who took it, and he replied that he had no idea. This is a moment when you wish that trouser combustion was real. 715 more words

Teaching Resistance: General Strikes

In honor of the general strike happening in some places today, this week’s A Day Without Immigrants, and the upcoming A Day Without A Woman… 652 more words

High School