Category Archives: Social Studies

Learning about other people’s cultures and perspectives is not only important but crucial in a world that is getting smaller day by day. But it’s hard to really hear what others have to say when everything goes through our filters, … Continue reading

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Website: The White House

I’m still on a high from yesterday’s inauguration – the long sustaining high that comes from inspiration and commitment. Not just the temporary sugar high of excitement, although, I confess, at this moment I feel that, too! At 12:01 P.M., … Continue reading

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Website and Movie: The Story of Stuff

One of the best videos I’ve seen on consumption and the impact it has on the environment and the world by Annie Leonard, A description from their website: The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at … Continue reading

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