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Scooped by John Dalziel! a comprehensive index of hymns and hymnals a comprehensive index of hymns and hymnals | technologies | A comprehensive index of over 1 million hymn texts, hymn tunes, and hymnals, with information on authors and composers, lyrics and scores of many hymns, and various media files. also incorporates the Dictionary of North American Hymnology, an extensive collection of hymnals published before 1978.
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Hymnary is a comprehensive index of over 1 million...
   - hymn texts,
   - hymn tunes, and
   - hymnals,
...with information on
   - authors and composers,
   - lyrics and scores
...of many of the hymns

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Homepage - ABPI - Resources for Schools

Homepage - ABPI - Resources for Schools | technologies |

Free teaching resources for primary and secondary schools. Supported by the UK pharmaceutical industry.

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The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry "Resources..." provides interactive content for a wide range of learner age groups.
Topics covered for the 16+ age group include...
   - Science
   - Applied science
   - Biology
   - Human biology
   - Chemistry
   - Biotechnology
   - Business studies
   - Health and social care
   - Physical education
   - PSHE/Citizenship studies
   - Religious studies
   - Science in society
For Practitioners there are high quality animations and diagrams that they can display full screen size on their interactive whiteboard, or even download for inclusion in lesson plans.
The information on Curriculum Links for each Interactive Content Topic is continually updated to keep abreast of ongoing curriculum changes in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.
There is also a series of Useful Links to other websites supported by the pharmaceutical industry.

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Scooped by John Dalziel! | Bible reference shortener and site linker

If you are having a religious discussion with learners online, it is always wise to support perspectives with the exact references. If practitioners are referencing the Bible, they should be able to show learners which verse they are talking about to support their argument. Here to help everyone reference Bible verses online is a free to use web service called BibLy.

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Go Social Studies Go

Go Social Studies Go | technologies |

Go Social Studies Go is a free site dedicated to making the study of history fun and painless.

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Go Social Studies Go could be an excellent resource for some practitioners and their learners.
The site is divided into three main sections;

   - U.S. History,

   - World History, and

   - World Religions
Learners can access text, comparable with many existing textbooks, along with multimedia elements for the topics they're reading about.
For some learners, Go Social Studies Go can offer a nice refresher on many topics pre-face-2-face sessions and/or when revising.

Jason Smith's curator insight, July 18, 2015 1:49 PM

How to make social studies fun

Jennifer McGuff's curator insight, August 1, 2015 4:29 PM

Ways to make social studies fun and interesting.  

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Cultural Institute – Google

The Google Cultural Institute helps preserve and promote culture online...



- World Wonders Project; bringing to life the wonders of the modern and ancient world

- Art Project; The World's art at your fingertips

- Yad Vashem; remembering the Holocaust

- Dead Sea Scrolls; digitizing the biblical manuscripts

- Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory; presenting Nelson Mandela's legacy online

- La France en relief; 17th century France in Google Earth

- Le Pavillon de l’Arsenal; a Liquid Galaxy digital display of Paris in 2020


Visitors can spend quite a bit of time on these 7 project sites even if you are not a history learner/practitioner.

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