The Camera in Education program is committed to promoting reading, literacy and learning through the use of the Camera in the classroom.
This program is available to all educators in the Boulder Valley and St. Vrain school districts at no charge. This includes public, private and home schools, libraries, adult education programs, and English as a Second Language programs. It is intended for use in any educational setting.
On this website you'll find lesson plans, curriculum aids, interactive lessons for students, and much more. The activities are updated daily and weekly so be sure to check back often. Click any link to begin using Camera in Education.
Whether its from the simple desire to help others, our environment, or our way of life, innovation is a process that begins with imagination and results in the creation of something of value for society.
NBC Learn, in collaboration with the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the National Science Teachers Association, explores the process of innovations in this compelling 11-week video series.
May is Garden for Wildlife Month! Plant a Schoolyard Garden at Your School
To help reconnect today's children to the outdoors, National Wildlife Federation assists schools in developing outdoor classrooms called Schoolyard Habitats®, where educators and students learn how to attract and support local wildlife.
These wildlife habitats become places where students not only learn about wildlife species and ecosystems, but also outdoor classrooms where they hone their academic skills and nurture their innate curiosity and creativity.
DEFINITION: Short for biotechnology: the use of a living organism, biological substances or techniques to engineer or manufacture a product or substance, as when cells that produce antibodies are cloned in order to study their effects on cancer cells.
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Meanwhile, a new front opened Friday in the battle over the bill, with Democrats vowing to amend it to include biotech companies, and a group opposed to embryonic stem cell research pledging to block the measure if that happens. ►The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- 05/13/2013
Throughout this school year, PARADE Classroom will be targeting up to six features that provide poignant life lessons for high school students. Be sure to check them out!
As an NIE subscriber, you can access a wealth of free educational resources available through our membership in the national NIE Institute. All are appropriate for classroom instruction when used with the electronic or print edition of The Daily Camera.
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