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More Than Warmth: a Quilt Project and World Culture Education

One of the more exciting places I’ve discovered on line that incorporates service, hands on projects and learning about other cultures: www.morethanwarmth.org.   From their website: More than Warmth is an educational project for students of all ages to learn … Continue reading

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The Arts of the Islamic World – Smithsonian

One of my favorite ways to study history is through the arts. What better resource than the Smithsonian and their art exhibits? The Smithsonian Museum of Asian Arts provides a cornucopia of resources, including teacher’s guides and online tours. Today … Continue reading

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Lesson Plans for Spiderwick Chronicles

Here are some links to Spiderwick Chronicles lesson plans and worksheets. From the publisher, Simon and Schuster: Some nice suggestions for various projects you can pick and choose. I especially liked the one about making a faerie house from natural … Continue reading

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Website: Understanding Evolution for Teachers

Here is an excellent source created by the University of California Museum of Paleontology, “Understanding Evolution for Teachers“. The site for teachers is part of a larger site for evolution. The section for teachers is divided into learning about evolution … Continue reading

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Buddhist Studies

Buddhanet.net is an extensive site filled with well laid out variety of resources for the study and practice of Buddhism. From their site: BuddhaNet is a non-sectarian organisation, offering its services to all Buddhist traditions. It aims to facilitate a … Continue reading

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