Resources for Teachers and Students
Announcements for Feb 19, 2018
Your students live in a digital world. The ePaper of The Denton Record-Chronicle is an excellent interactive tool that helps you and your students meet technology and core curriculum learning objectives.
Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
This Week's lesson:
Will South Korea-North Korea thaw outlast Olympics?
The new Marvel superhero film "Black Panther" lives up to the hype in its year-long marketing campaign. Audiences, critics and cultural scholars like what they see, and the pioneering movie that opened last week fuels discussions about Africa, f...
The National Wildlife Federation lesson plans are designed to introduce students to life science, ecology, wildlife biology, scientific identification and observation. All lesson plans are aligned to the National Science Education Standards and organized by grade level.
Oscar-nominated costume designer Ruth Carter and a team of designers, including Atlanta-based tailor Carl Ulysses, created the costumes for Wakandans, citizens of the fictional nation in Marvel’s “Black Panther.” Carter’s designs are representative of traditional African clothing, including pieces inspired by Zulu tribes, Nigerian traditions, and Maasai jewelry. Because of the film’s extensive budget, Ulysses was able to use any materials necessary to bring to life the costumes he envisioned for the characters.
Daily Science Audio webcasts: An exclusive partnership with Pulse of the Planet, updated daily with two-minute sound portraits of Planet Earth. Tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide, blending interviews with extraordinary natural sounds.
This week's word in the news: SPECULATE
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Asked Sunday morning whether wind speeds could have contributed to the crash, Bradley said he would “not begin to speculate.”
The Las Vegas Review-Journal -- 02/12/2018
NBC Learn and NBC Sports, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, explore the science, technology, engineering and math at the Olympic Winter Games.
Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.