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Teachinghistory.org

Teachinghistory.org has received funding from the U.S. Department of Education.  Teachinghistory.org was created by the Center for History and New Media (CHNM).  The main goal is to make history content, teaching resources, strategies, and research accessible in an effort to … Continue reading

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Free Web Conference

Aug 3&4: Teaching Contemporary History Conference In early August, Thinkfinity content partner National Museum of American History as well as the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, the Pentagon Memorial Fund and the Flight 93 National Memorial, will hold a free online conference designed … Continue reading

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Florida Council for the Social Studies

Membership to various organizations in your content area can provide learning opportunities, personal growth, and access to many resources.  Professional organizations, such as the Florida Council for the Social Studies, offer an opportunity to network with other educators who share … Continue reading

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iCivics

iCivics is a website designed to increase students’ understanding of civics.   It is the hope of former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, that “it will inspire a new generation to become more involved in the democratic process”. … Continue reading

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Join Florida Thinkfinity

Perhaps you’ve noticed several blog posts with related Verizon Thinkfinity resources. Please consider joining the newly formed Florida Thinkfinity. Here’s a link for directions on joining the Verizon Thinkfinity Community. Then go to Florida Thinkfinity and join the Florida group. … Continue reading

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Virtual Sticky Notes

Web based sticky notes, such as those at PrimaryWall and WallWisher, allow for quick and easy communication of ideas and collaboration.  PrimaryWall is simple and user friendly and works well in an elementary classroom.  WallWisher is a bit more like … Continue reading

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Thomas Jefferson

Annual Message to Congress December 15, 1802, is part of the collection found on Lit2Go .   Many of the stories and poems found on this site are a means for sharing the classics.  However, there are also many political type … Continue reading

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Mini-conference

FCSS (Florida Council for the Social Studies) REGIONAL MINI-CONFERENCE – 2011 3rd Annual Pensacola Regional Educator’s Conference: Celebrate Florida: Our People, Passages and Past May 14, 2011 Historic Pensacola More information: FCSS

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Welcome!

Students work on many projects throughout the school year.  Projects such as current events, map making, state and country reports and so forth.  Through this blog you will find many resources from FCIT, Florida Center for Instructional Technology, that will … Continue reading

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