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Amazing Kid Photography

February 10, 2012

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Into taking pictures?  No, I’m not talking about taking pics in the mirror or with your friends necessarily…I’m talking about meaningful photographs that embody art and design. Each year National Geographic Kids™ sponsors an International Photo Contest (IPC) specific to kids with the goal of challenging the creativity and skill of young minds. Recently, the […]

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Helping Out Boosts Grades

September 13, 2011

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Click here to see a CNN video about how one student decided to “go halves” with those in need. In the process she discovers that helping out also helps student achievement in the classroom.

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The Ideal Computer

September 6, 2011

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When asked to create the world’s most perfect computer (completely imaginative, of course), this is what students came up with… After reading, respond with your own ideal computer. “My ideal computer would be voice activated, to only my voice. It would be in the shape of a circle and touch screen. It would work fast […]

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