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Posted by bronwynr on March 26, 2009

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Video – Growing up online

Posted by bronwynr on March 22, 2009

“a must watch for all teachers, parents and anyone involved with students or children going online. The video was released last week in the US on the PBS network as part of the Frontline program. Growing Up Online explores a large number of issues about students growing up online and the challenges that everyone face from parents to teachers and most importantly students.

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Math Help

Posted by bronwynr on February 28, 2009

Need help on your math homework? Need to study for a math test? Find hundreds of practice problems with step-by-step explanations for the math topics you are learning in school.

Math Help

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The Presidential Inauguration – the speech, teacher resources, booklists

Posted by bronwynr on January 25, 2009

This is such a significant event in history, and in the social arena for Americans and for the world

 

Download the Inaugural speech here

Find lesson plans and teacher resources here

Use the booklists of kids books – Inauguration Booklist,  and  The Road to the White House Booklist

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Lesson plans and activities for kids on “New Year”

Posted by bronwynr on January 5, 2009

Find them here

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Baby Karaoke

Posted by bronwynr on November 1, 2008

http://www.abc.net.au/parents/baby_karaoke/
This ABC site provides simple songs for singing to young children. The songs are provided as animations with sound, and subtitled with words highlighted as they are sung. So they can be used as a reading exercise as well.

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The Best of Children’s Art & Crafts

Posted by bronwynr on October 28, 2008

 

 This book is an enormous collection of activities for children, all designed to exercise busy fingers and stretch fertile minds.

 

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More arts and crafts for kids
More on parenting
More for teachers

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