Posted on 04/23/2014 at 02:37 PM by Global Reach

The Civic Action Project (http://www.crfcap.org/) is a great resource from the Constitutional Rights Foundation—one that integrates the Common Core (Iowa...

Posted on 02/19/2014 at 09:44 AM by Global Reach

The Dust Bowl is a film by Ken Burns. What PBS has done is to make the film interactive for...

Posted on 01/15/2014 at 02:48 PM by Global Reach

I found an interesting site for a lesson about Martin Luther King, Jr. Students will learn about the life and...

Posted on 12/19/2013 at 04:58 PM by Global Reach

Knoema.com is a wonderful online resource on which students can search for many different kinds of data relating to social...

Posted on 11/21/2013 at 10:06 AM by Global Reach

On the scoring sheet for all National History Day projects, students are judged on analysis and interpretation, and on their...

Posted on 10/18/2013 at 02:06 PM by Global Reach

The possibilities for life-long learning are seemingly endless. Coursera offers free online courses from the best institutions. There are over...

Posted on 09/18/2013 at 02:19 PM by Global Reach

Map Treasure Hunt Map Treasure Hunt is a treasure hunt for students that you can design yourself! The treasure hunt...

Posted on 08/26/2013 at 03:52 PM by Global Reach

Echoes and Reflections – A multimedia Curriculum on the Holocaust On October 29, Echoes and Reflections representatives will present a...

Posted on 04/23/2013 at 04:26 PM by Global Reach

Both the Iowa Core for English Language Arts and the proposed C3 Framework for Social Studies State Standards urge teachers...

Posted on 03/18/2013 at 02:16 PM by Global Reach

According to Thomas Brand (http://ezinearticles.com/?Top-10-Benefits-of-Interactive-Games-For-Children&id=4625696), interactive Web sites motivate students to practice skills, and at the same time, help them...