EXTRAS BY TOPIC
Sites to use for your modern retelling
Here are resources for Unit 4 in HighPoint: Communities Count.
Use these links and videos for research for your poster project or just to learn more about how to help save our "common ground."
Real Inventions by Students http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/eng06_img_younginvent/
The Innovative Lives section of the Web site of the Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation at the Smithsonian Institution features illuminating essays on several of the inventors featured in Inventing Modern America, including Ashok Gadgil, Wilson Greatbatch, and Stephanie Kwolek.
Marshall Brain's "How Stuff Works" is full of useful and detailed explanations of how things work, from computers to cell phones to locks.
Theme: The Holocaust/Human Rights
Holocaust Memorial Museum Site Links
Student Page http://www.ushmm.org/outreach/tc.htm
Personal Histories http://www.ushmm.org/museum/exhibit/online/phistories/
Martin Luther King Jr.
Theme: Martin Luther King/Civil Rights
watch anytime day or night....