Category Archives: Social Studies

Connections, connections, connections

Through a friend of a friend of a friend…. I love my international life that allows me to meet amazing people who have impacted my life in so many different ways and for so long! Having worked in 4 international … Continue reading

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Mystery Skype

A teacher friend, Leanne, from a previous school asked me to be involved in the Mystery Skype that she was setting up for her 3rd grade students (she is the technology integrator). I loved the idea and we are ready … Continue reading

Posted in Global Connections, Map Skills, Navigating the Web, Social Studies

History of the Christmas Tree

Thanks to Christmas Tree Market for this cool inforgraphic:

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Nations of the World

Thanks Emily for sharing this video.

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Learn in Google Earth

Image from Google Earth website

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Street View in Google Earth

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Google Earth, The Many Dimensions of a Modern Map

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