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  1. page Social Studies edited ... verify what you hear debunking and upholding urban legends, including the content of chain le…
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    verify what you hear
    debunking and upholding urban legends, including the content of chain letters
    2009
    Cindy Hiusking
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  2. page Social Studies edited ... *from the Calgary Science School "Students were invited to re-mix images and designs fro…
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    *from the Calgary Science School
    "Students were invited to re-mix images and designs from historical documents to produce fresh interpretations of the stories that helped to shape Canada’s past and our current national identity.The work of these students was real work that was created for a real purpose and audience."
    May092009
    Factbook (beta)
    a searchable data base about nations
    "You can search by text, or choose attributes on the left to sift through nations. Play with it, and you'll quickly get the idea. Click on a flag, see some details. Click a few grey "select" boxes near the flags, and you can compare countries. Add some to a list. Bookmark a search or a country's page. Use it for research, for trivia, for studying - whatever. It's totally free."
    Sept. 09
    from Vince
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    Vince
    Hill
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    verify sources
    "Our aim is to help students learn to be smart consumers of these messages, not to accept them at face value; to dig for facts using the Internet, not to stop looking once they get to Wikipedia; and to weigh evidence logically, not to draw conclusions based on their own biases."
    Sept.09 from2009 Cindy Hiusking
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    simulation game
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    Mac or Pc
    "The first humanitarian video game is set a fic­ti­tious island called Shey­lan which has been rav­aged by drought and war. Tens of thou­sands of Sheylan’s res­i­dents have been dis­placed and are in urgent need of food aid. Play­ers must com­plete 6 mis­sions in which they must deliver emer­gency sup­plies by heli­copter, air drops of truck con­voys while deal­ing with chal­lenges such as rebel groups, weather, and terrain."
    Nov.20112011
    John
    Goldmsmith
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    " Anyone can use geographic information systems (GIS) to create maps and use them to make better decisions.
    Explore how you can make interactive maps and share them with others."
    Nov.'102010
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    Geography
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    would look great on an IWB
    Spin the cube; click on a face for a general heading; select a face for a collection of resources on any of 9 subtoics.
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    online, free
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    Oct.20112011
    Mark Morley
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    verify what you hear
    debunking and upholding urban legends, including the content of chain letters
    Sept.09 from Cindy2009
    Cindy
    Hiusking
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    publish your own data on a thematic map
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    See your data on different boundaries
    Customize maps from the library (labels)
    Sept. 092009
    from Vince Hill
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    sports
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  3. page Elementary edited ... To register, go to the FAQ page for the email address. Apr10 from edtech.ch {all_the_best.j…
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    To register, go to the FAQ page for the email address.
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    Gail Lovely's Top 10 list of web 2.0 tools for young learners
    June09

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    "research-based and standards-aligned educational games that offer an innovative approach to teaching basic academic skills"
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    Small Changes; BIG RETURNS ~~ Tools & Resources Wiki

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  7. page Elementary edited ... ADDED {abcya.jpg} "ABCya.com is the leader in free educational kids computer free &q…
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    "ABCya.com is the leader in free educational kids computerfree "computer games and
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    elementary students to learn on the web. All children's educational computer activities were... created or
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    certified school teachers. All educational games are free and areteachers,... modeled from
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    children to learn."learn"
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    There are links to recommended
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    "Without needing to understand any computer language, classes can create an online island that other people can visit and explore. Without needing to
    To register, go to the FAQ page for the email address.
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