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Google Earth Lessons

A free Resource for Teachers who use Google Earth. Providing everything from lesson ideas to complete lesson plans for both single computer classrooms to full computer labs.
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4-year-old bird flu 'carrier' worries China

4-year-old bird flu 'carrier' worries China | 20% Smita | Scoop.it
Doctors say the discovery of a 4-year-old carrier of the H7N9 bird flu virus who shows no symptoms of the potentially lethal virus is a worrying development that could make the spread of the infection more difficult to monitor.
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A great example to teach the biology students the concept of "carrier" of virus as well as genes, asymptotic carrier of virus relates to traits that skip generations.

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National Math and Science Initiative Offers Free Common Core Resources, Open-Source LMS to Teachers -- THE Journal

National Math and Science Initiative Offers Free Common Core Resources, Open-Source LMS to Teachers -- THE Journal | 20% Smita | Scoop.it
Teachers will now have free access to implementation-related Common Core State Standards (CCSS) resources and materials, along with an open-source learning management system, via a partnership between the National Math and Science Initiative and...

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Science - FREE Teaching and Learning Resources

Science - FREE Teaching and Learning Resources | 20% Smita | Scoop.it
Find animations, lessons, and other resources for studying topics in earth sciences, life sciences, physical sciences, space sciences, and applied sciences.
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Virtual nanoscopy: Like 'Google Earth' for cell biologists

Virtual nanoscopy: Like 'Google Earth' for cell biologists | 20% Smita | Scoop.it
Just as users of Google Earth can zoom in from space to a view of their own backyard, researchers can now navigate biological tissues from a whole embryo down to its subcellular structures thanks to recent advances in electron microscopy and image...
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How to Teach With Google Earth

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Jump down to: How Educators are Using Google Earth :: Google Earth as a Research Tool:: Good Places to Get Data :: Keeping Up with Google Earth Developments Google Earth can be used: to support hands-on inquiry by ...
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Making the Most Out of Teacher Collaboration

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Ben Johnson served as an administrator in large and small schools, and at a charter school. He was the assistant superintendent of the Natalia Independent School District where he helped bring a
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Small but important things to remember to make collaboration meaningful and successful.

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Great Scientist ≠ Good at Math - Wall Street Journal- India

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Wall Street Journal- India
Great Scientist ≠ Good at Math
Wall Street Journal- India
For many young people who aspire to be scientists, the great bugbear is mathematics. Without advanced math, how can you do serious work in the sciences?
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Lesson Downloads

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Access the lessons from the navigation bar above or from the me nu at the right. Concept lessons use Google Earth to present math topics, such as rates or scientific notation in unique ways....
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How to Teach With Google Earth

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Jump down to: How Educators are Using Google Earth :: Google Earth as a Research Tool:: Good Places to Get Data :: Keeping Up with Google Earth Developments Google Earth can be used: to support hands-on inquiry by ...
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The Real Bionic Man | Free Lesson Plans | Teachers | Digital textbooks and standards-aligned educational resources

The Real Bionic Man | Free Lesson Plans | Teachers | Digital textbooks and standards-aligned educational resources | 20% Smita | Scoop.it
Free Life Science/Technology lesson plan for grades 9 to 12.
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