Zeppelins Resurrected
Video 00:10:59

Zeppelins Resurrected

In 1935, the USS Macon went down in 1,000 feet of water off the coast of Monterey, California. Now, as scientists study the recently-discovered wreckage, dirigibles are returning to ...
Grades 6-13+
Provided by:
QUEST
The Science of Fire
Video 00:10:54

The Science of Fire

In this video from QUEST, take a look at how the history of forest management could be feeding today's forest infernos.
Grades 6-13+
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QUEST
Urban Planner
Video 00:04:52

Urban Planner

A professor and graduate student talk about the use of math and technology in city planning.
Grades 3-9
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MPT
Home Again
Video 00:05:07

Home Again

Former soldiers from the Iraq war are forced to overcome injuries and deal with handicaps that they sustained overseas as they return to the Eastern Shore. These men focus on ...
Grades 6-12
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MPT
What's In the Water
Video 00:05:30

What's In the Water

In recent news reports, it has been said that various traces of pharmaceuticals have been recovered in the Chesapeake Bay and other Maryland water ways, including even some tap water ...
Grades 3-12
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MPT
Research and the Internet
Video 00:01:19

Research and the Internet

Watch how one middle school teacher has students use the Internet to find information on issues related to a presidential election.
Grades 6-8,13+
Common Planning Time
Video 00:05:20

Common Planning Time

Listen to a collaborative team discuss the advantages and problems of trying to find time during their busy schedules to get together and plan for co-instruction.
Grades 3-8,13+
SQ3R Reading Comprehension Strategy
Video 00:03:08

SQ3R Reading Comprehension Strategy

Watch how a teacher cues students on each part of the SQ3R process. Observe how students become actively engaged in ...
Grades 3-13+
Teacher Practices: Teaching Data Analysis
Video 00:01:13

Teacher Practices: Teaching Data Analysis

Discover how a master teacher works with real data that students have collected, engages students in discussing the data, and ...
Grades 6-8,13+
Johnny Cash: Personal Narratives Inspired by Johnny Cash
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Johnny Cash: Personal Narratives Inspired by Johnny Cash

This lesson plan is designed to be used with the 1969 documentary, Johnny Cash: The ...
Grades 6-12
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POV
Election Day: Improving Elections in the United States
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Election Day: Improving Elections in the United States

This lesson plan is designed to be used with the film, Election Day, which shows ...
Grades 6-12
Provided by:
POV
Libby, Montana: Raise Awareness About Potentially Dangerous Attic Insulation
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Libby, Montana: Raise Awareness About Potentially Dangerous Attic Insulation

This lesson plan is designed to be used in conjunction with the film Libby, Montana ...
Grades 6-12
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POV
Using Inspiration®
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Using Inspiration®

In this resource group, teachers can explore the benefits of using Inspiration® software in the classroom. This group includes three videos highlighting how using Inspiration® in the classroom can help ...
Grades 6-8,13+
General Dwight D. Eisenhower's Order of the Day (1944) and Resource Materials
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General Dwight D. Eisenhower's Order of the Day (1944) and Resource ...

This order was issued by General Dwight D. Eisenhower to encourage Allied soldiers taking part ...
Grades 6-13+
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National Archives
Marshall Plan (1948) and Resource Materials
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Marshall Plan (1948) and Resource Materials

On April 3, 1948, President Truman signed the Economic Recovery Act of 1948. It became known as the Marshall Plan ...
Grades 6-13+
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National Archives
Histograms for Data Analysis
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Histograms for Data Analysis

Using this resource group, teachers can explore how students collect data and use histograms for analysis. This group includes an ...
Grades 6-8,13+
Provided by:
PBST
Partnership Survey
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Partnership Survey

This resource group includes two videos focused on the efforts of community health professionals and school staff to develop a joint survey project to help schools develop their health curricula ...
Grades 6-13+
Joint Address to Congress Leading to a Declaration of War Against Germany (1917) and Resource Materials
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Joint Address to Congress Leading to a Declaration of War Against Germany ...

On April 2, 1917, President Woodrow Wilson delivered this address to a joint session of ...
Grades 6-13+
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National Archives
Joint Address to Congress Leading to a Declaration of War Against Japan (1941) and Resource Materials
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Joint Address to Congress Leading to a Declaration of War Against Japan ...

On December 8, 1941, the day after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Roosevelt ...
Grades 6-13+
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National Archives
19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Women's Right to Vote (1920) and Resource Materials
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19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Women's Right to Vote ...

Passed by Congress June 4, 1919, and ratified on August 18, 1920, the 19th amendment ...
Grades 6-13+
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National Archives
Theodore Roosevelt's Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine (1905) and Resource Materials
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Theodore Roosevelt's Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine (1905) and Resource Materials

In his annual messages to Congress in 1904 and 1905, President Theodore Roosevelt expanded the ...
Grades 6-13+
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National Archives