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Valentine's Day: From the Heart

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These lesson and activity ideas will put you in the loving spirit of the holiday.
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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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BBC NEWS | Country Profiles

BBC NEWS | Country Profiles | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

BBC Country Profiles: instant guide to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions.

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Special Education Students Gain Work Experience Through Thrift Store

Special Education Students Gain Work Experience Through Thrift Store | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it
Students in San Antonio get to practice their social skills and more through a unique program where they operate a thrift store.
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Smithsonian Expedition: Insects

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Expedition: Insects is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards for grades 3-5. In the book, readers travel around the world to visit six different types of insects in their natural habitats. The young explorers learn about how evolution is responsible for all the beauty, fearsomeness and awe found in nature’s insects.
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Today in History: October 26, 2014

Today in History: October 26, 2014 | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Today is Sunday, Oct. 26, the 299th day of 2014. There are 66 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 26, 1944, the World War II Battle of Leyte Gulf ended in a major Allied victory over Japanese forces, whose naval capabilities were badly crippled. .

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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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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

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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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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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10 little-known facts about President Theodore Roosevelt

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10 little-known facts about President Theodore Roosevelt
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Today in History: October 27, 2014

Today in History: October 27, 2014 | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Today is Monday, Oct. 27, the 300th day of 2014. There are 65 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 27, 1914, author-poet Dylan Thomas was born in Swansea, Wales.

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Free Math App May Be Bad News For Teachers, and Students

Free Math App May Be Bad News For Teachers, and Students | Homework Helpers | Scoop.it

Teachers are wary of new technology that's being used in math classrooms.

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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

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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

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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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