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Forces of Nature

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Learn how tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes and volcanoes work.

 

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BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper

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BJ Pinchbeck's Homework Helper was established in April 1996 when BJ was 9 years old. The site is totally redesigned and offers links to many quality education sites for English, Math, Science, Art/Music, etc.

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Life After the Bell Rings: Project Highlights Teachers' 'Secret Lives'

Life After the Bell Rings: Project Highlights Teachers' 'Secret Lives' | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
For years, teachers may have found their students shocked when they tell the class about what they did over the weekend or share personal stories.
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11 Simple Ways To Start Using Technology In Your Classroom | Edudemic

11 Simple Ways To Start Using Technology In Your Classroom | Edudemic | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
11 Simple Ways To Start Using Technology In Your Classroom
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Edudemic: Connecting Education & Technology

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Microsoft Releases New OneNote App for Educators

Microsoft Releases New OneNote App for Educators | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Microsoft is taking the next step in OneNote after its release of the new OneNote Class Notebook Creator app on Tuesday, which is free to Office 365 users.
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Pilot Pals iPad App

Pilot Pals iPad App | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Pilot Pals is the first iPad app from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and introduces early learners, ages 4-6, to basic concepts about weather, parts of the airplane, rockets, sizes, shapes, and patterns.
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Stressed Teen Girls at Increased Risk of Depression, Study Finds

Stressed Teen Girls at Increased Risk of Depression, Study Finds | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Stressed Teen Girls at Increased Risk of Depression, Study Finds
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You Say Tomato, I Say Science Fair Project

You Say Tomato, I Say Science Fair Project | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
It's that time of year in schools again: time for science fair projects! As I've stated before, we in the education department of the Chicago Botanic Garden are committed to helping parents and tea...
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My Chicago Botanic Garden

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Google Offers Teachers and Students Free Unlimited Storage with 'Drive for Education

Google Offers Teachers and Students Free Unlimited Storage with 'Drive for Education | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Google Offers Teachers and Students Free Unlimited Storage with 'Drive for Education'
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These Amazing Chemical Reactions Will Show You the True Beauty of Science

These Amazing Chemical Reactions Will Show You the True Beauty of Science | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
This incredible video depicts the mystical wonders of chemistry
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World Needs 4 Million Teachers to Give Every Child An Education

World Needs 4 Million Teachers to Give Every Child An Education | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
A recent UNESCO report provides data on how many more elementary school teachers are needed in regions across the world by 2015, 2020, 2025 and 2030 and the number projections increase significantly every year.
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Cool Math 4 Kids

Cool Math 4 Kids | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Cool Math 4 Kids has cool math lessons, cool math games and fun activities. We have free online flash cards to print out, cool math practice games, online calculators and lessons for addition, subtraction, times tables, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals and more.
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Eight Classroom Activities With Pumpkins

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Eight Classroom Activities With Pumpkins
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Schools Online from University of Illinois Extension

Schools Online from University of Illinois Extension | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Wonderful interactive curricula for students about a variety of science and social studies topics.

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Today in History: October 20, 2014

Today in History: October 20, 2014 | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year. 

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Google Classroom Adds 'Five New Improvements' for Teachers

Google Classroom Adds 'Five New Improvements' for Teachers | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
In order to keep up with other technological advances in education, Google Classroom added some features.
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Math Machine: Chalkboard Math

Math Machine: Chalkboard Math | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Students solve math problems in this fun online game. Grades K-3

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Today in History: October 15, 2014

Today in History: October 15, 2014 | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2014. There are 77 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 15, 1914, the Clayton Antitrust Act, which expanded on the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890, was signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson. 

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Best of EducationWorld: Celebrating the Halloween Season

Best of EducationWorld: Celebrating the Halloween Season | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Best of EducationWorld: Celebrating the Halloween Season
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Today in History: October 14, 2014

Today in History: October 14, 2014 | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 14, the 287th day of 2014. There are 78 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Oct. 14, 1964, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was named winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Today in History: October 10, 2014

Today in History: October 10, 2014 | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Today is Friday, Oct. 10, the 283rd day of 2014. There are 82 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 10, 1964, the Summer Olympics were opened in Tokyo by Japanese Emperor Hirohito; it was the first time the games were held in Asia...

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Document for Today, October 10th from the National Archives

Document for Today, October 10th from the National Archives | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Today\'s Document -- Letter from the King Survey
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Site Review: Digital Public Library of America

Site Review: Digital Public Library of America | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
This is an online collection of millions of photographs, maps, sounds, manuscripts, books and more.
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Today in History: October 7, 2014

Today in History: October 7, 2014 | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 7, the 280th day of 2014. There are 85 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 7, 1954, Marian Anderson became the first black singer hired by the Metropolitan Opera Company in New York. (Anderson made her Met debut in January 1955...

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Kids.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web Portal for Kids

Kids.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web Portal for Kids | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Kids.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web Portal for Kids
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Today in History: October 6. 2014

Today in History: October 6. 2014 | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Today is Monday, Oct. 6, the 279th day of 2014. There are 86 days left in the year. 

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Census Bureau Finds Improvements in High School Dropout Rate

Census Bureau Finds Improvements in High School Dropout Rate | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
A new survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau finds that the high school dropout rate has reached a record low, and it is driven by the improvements among minority students.
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