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Washington Crossing the Delaware Painting Interactive

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What can art teach students about history? In the case of the painting, “Washington Crossing the Delaware,” a close analysis reveals quite a bit about America’s early days.

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Surviving Winter

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Winter can be harsh. When the cold season arrives, most people crank up the heat at home or throw on a warm jacket when they go outside. But what do you do if you're an animal living in the wild?

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The social hierarchy of Snow Monkeys

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Snow monkeys, like many species that live in groups, adhere to a system of social hierarchy.

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Roadtrip Nation Leaders: Rex Grignon

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You know the popular DreamWorks movies “Toy Story,” “Shrek,” “Madagascar” and others, but do you know how they got made?

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Who Invented The Computer?

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Today, computer use as we know it is so prevalent that many cannot imagine life without them.

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PBS KIDS launches free ScratchJr app, helping young children learn to code and code to learn

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Developed in collaboration with the MIT Media Lab and Tufts University’s DevTech Research Group, this new app helps kids learn coding concepts as they create their own stories and games featuring favorite PBS KIDS characters.

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The Catapult Project

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Join 7th grade integrated science and math teacher Zara Acosta as she leads her students through a catapult design project!

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PBS LearningMedia announces call for entries for the 4th Annual Digital Innovators Program

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Search for Top K-12 Educators Using Digital Technology and Tools in the Classroom Open to Educators Across the U.S.

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Process of Innovation Lesson Plan

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Is there a process for innovation? In the following “Innovation 101” lesson plan from The Henry Ford’s curricula, your class hears from some of America’s most iconic innovators and learn how they spark innovation in the workplace and beyond.

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Global Gardens | Nature Works Everywhere

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Urban gardens are powerful tools that can help grow healthy food, reduce our carbon footprint and increase the overall health of our city environments.

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