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Thousands of Historic Maps Released by New York Public Library | History Today

Thousands of Historic Maps Released by New York Public Library | History Today | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
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Great Free Tools and Resources for Teaching and Learning Social ...

Great Free Tools and Resources for Teaching and Learning Social ... | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Social studies is a subject which connect student's with their countries history, politics, geography and for this there are so many free tools from which students learn and teachers can teach from.
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The Archaeology News Network: Brain area unique to humans linked to cognitive powers

The Archaeology News Network: Brain area unique to humans linked to cognitive powers | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
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European Parliament - What's That? - A teaching resource for 11-16 year olds

European Parliament - What's That? - A teaching resource for 11-16 year olds | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
This provides an informative, relevant and fun introduction to all aspects of the EU and the European Parliament. The pack includes five downloadable lesson plans, film clips for use in class, a map and an overview of each member state.
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Be Nice to Your Social Studies Teacher

Be Nice to Your Social Studies Teacher | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
You never know when it may turn relevant. (RT @NYTimeskrugman: Be Nice to Your Social Studies Teacher http://t.co/BskDL43t11)
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Wow! History's most iconic photos in colour

Wow! History's most iconic photos in colour | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Colour has an amazing power to bring the past to life, whether it's Abraham Lincoln's tie or a victorious kiss.
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Howard Horne's run through history

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Howard Horne loved to run. 'I ran everywhere,' he said. 'It was just a thing I did. People use to laugh and say 'You never walk, you're always running.'' The 91-year-old Greenville resident has led an adventurous life.
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History | LIFE | TIME.com

History | LIFE | TIME.com | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Classic and unpublished photos of the 20th century’s major events and public figures from LIFE magazine. Pictures from World War II, the Space Race, Vietnam, the Civil Rights Movement, Hollywood, sports, science, the arts and more.

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Photos: iconic, moving, stark, ironic..incredible collection.  Imagining uses in History classroom 

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Cyber Archaeology

Maurizio Forte combines traditional archaeological techniques with new technologies to investigate -- and visualize -- ancient ...youtube.com
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Einstein [History Channel]

Einstein [History Channel] FAIR USE NOTICE: We are making this material available in our efforts to advance understanding of environmental ...youtube.com
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New World Heritage Sites announced

New World Heritage Sites announced | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
UNESCO have announced 14 new additions to their list of World Heritage Sites at this year’s conference, including the first to be inscribed for Qatar and Fiji.
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Amazon.com: The Great War: 1914, The British Campaign in France and Flanders, Vol. 1 eBook: Arthur Conan Doyle, Nigel Jones: Kindle Store

The Great War: 1914, The British Campaign in France and Flanders, Vol. 1 - Kindle edition by Arthur Conan Doyle, Nigel Jones. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.
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10 of The Best Financial Education Books That Wealthy People Read

10 of The Best Financial Education Books That Wealthy People Read | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Here is a collection of some of the best financial education books that have shaped the lives of some of the newest wealthy individuals across the globe and inspired them to take up challenges that have made them remarkably successful.
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GeorgeWashingtonRulesofCivility.pdf

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This should be required reading for every student from 5th Grade on. I think the world would be a better place!

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German Bombs Change British Golf Rules in 1940

German Bombs Change British Golf Rules in 1940 | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Thanks to my colleague, Jeff Feinstein for sending me the link to this tweet originally posted by @HistoricalPics. Please let your students know that they can ask for a penalty shot if their original stroke is affected by a bomb!
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The Archaeology News Network: The Neanderthals' genetic legacy

The Archaeology News Network: The Neanderthals' genetic legacy | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
The Archaeology News Network: The Neanderthals' genetic legacy http://t.co/HQ9pdPVfGQ
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Thomas Jefferson and the Great Executive Overreach - IVN.us

Thomas Jefferson and the Great Executive Overreach - IVN.us | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Call me if Obama ever sneaks out in the middle of the night and buys Brazil.
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A very political article, but informational.

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Essentials of Physical Anthropology by Robert Jurmain, Lynn Kilgore, Wenda Trevathan - EbookNetworking.net

Essentials of Physical Anthropology by Robert Jurmain, Lynn Kilgore, Wenda Trevathan - EbookNetworking.net | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Essentials of Physical Anthropology, a book by Robert Jurmain, Lynn Kilgore, Wenda Trevathan (Essentials of Physical Anthropology/Robert Jurmain, Lynn Kilgore, Wenda Trevathan http://t.co/MCN7Xa320A)...
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A history of violence: Western empires in the Middle East - Al Jazeera America

A history of violence: Western empires in the Middle East - Al Jazeera America | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Al Jazeera America A history of violence: Western empires in the Middle East Al Jazeera America But the U.S. appears especially oblivious to a tragic history in which it has been deeply complicit. When the U.S.
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JSTOR A Library of 1,500+ Academic Journals, Books, and Primary Sources

JSTOR A Library of 1,500+ Academic Journals, Books, and Primary Sources | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
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Modern humans may have copied Neanderthal technology - Technology & Science - CBC News

Modern humans may have copied Neanderthal technology - Technology & Science - CBC News | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
Neanderthals made the oldest known version of a specialized tool still used by leather craftspeople today, researchers say, suggesting that modern humans may have learned from Neanderthals how to make it.
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Elizabeth: The Virgin Queen | BBC History Documentary

Queen Elizabeth I Biography Presented by eminent historian David Starkey, Elizabeth explores the turbulent life and times of England's Virgin ...youtube.com
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NEA Article on Using Smartphones in my Classes

NEA Article on Using Smartphones in my Classes | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
The blogs made the National Education Association's site today.  Specifically I was asked about my use of smartphones in the classroom.
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World’s oldest primate skeleton found

World’s oldest primate skeleton found | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
A tiny skeleton dating back 55 million years is the oldest primate fossil ever found, shedding new light on human evolution, researchers say.
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10 Trendy Concepts in Educational Technology Every Teacher should Know about

10 Trendy Concepts in Educational Technology Every Teacher should Know about | Social Studies Infromation | Scoop.it
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