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Friday, November 5

  1. page Service Learning edited ... Service Learning page at 21st Century Schools We have several thematic curriculum units which…
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    Service Learning page at 21st Century Schools
    We have several thematic curriculum units which lend themselves to service learning projects:
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    about the BIgBig Questions and
    Service Learning Projects for Hurricane Katrina
    Candy - this unit also contains a service learning component. Please view the PowerPoint containing Big Questions, content standards, multiple literacies and service learning ideas.
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Tuesday, October 19

  1. page Service Learning edited ... more to come ! Videos and articles about real classrooms: Learning in Deed - please watch t…
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    more to come !
    Videos and articles about real classrooms:
    Learning in Deed - please watch these 3 excellent videos about school service learning projects. It proves that even kindergarteners can really make a difference in the world! You may also receives copies of these videos free from the National Commission on Service Learning. They are excellent to show your staff/faculty, and will inspire them to plan and implement quality service learning projects.
    Wetland Watchers: Kids Care for Their Environment
    Resources:
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Wednesday, August 20

Wednesday, April 16

  1. page space.menu edited ... Great Race Cookbook Service Learning Register for Projects Project Parters: 21st Century…
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    Great Race Cookbook
    Service Learning
    Register for Projects
    Project Parters:
    21st Century Schools
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  2. page Register_for_Projects edited Register for Projects Please sign up here to indicate which project or projects your class will…

    Register for Projects
    Please sign up here to indicate which project or projects your class will be doing. For example, I might sign up as shown below. Please send me your ideas on this page.
    Teacher Name and Email
    School
    Project
    Other
    Notes
    Anne Shaw, Director@21stCenturySchools.com
    21st Century MS
    Filmmaking
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    Cookbook Project

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Wednesday, March 5

  1. page Media Production edited ... Media literacy is one of the critical skills needed for the 21st century. There is no better w…
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    Media literacy is one of the critical skills needed for the 21st century. There is no better way for students to acquire media literacy than through the production of media. Therefore, we are strongly encouraging teachers and media experts to dedicate the time and energy required to assist students in developing high quality student-produced media.
    We are asking for original student-produced:
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    The Great RaceRace. See Student Filmmaking.
    Documentaries (such as those seen on the Science Channel, the History Channel, the Discovery Channel, etc.)
    Television productions (from "how-to" shows from physical fitness and nutrition, to cooking shows - such as Alton Brown's show, Good Eats, to gardening, automotive mechanics, design, and the arts, etc.)
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  2. page Final Student Products edited ... Final student products should be extremely high quality. Their audience will be the world. Stu…
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    Final student products should be extremely high quality. Their audience will be the world. Student products will be available for viewing online and will be submitted to prestigious historical and scientific archives around the world. When students know that their product will become part of history, and on display within archives such as the American Library of Congress, the Smithsonian Institution, and other archives around the world, they will be motivated to perform at their highest levels of excellence.
    These are the products we hope you and your students will create:
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    The Great Race,Race or a
    Student-produced documentaries - individual or small group research reports can be presented in the format of a documentary (such as those seen on the History Channel, the Discovery Channel, the Science Channel, etc.). These can be on an almost infinite number of topics. See Student Documentary Ideas and Rubric coming soon.
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    coming soon! See Cookbook.
    Photo Essays
    Oral Histories
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  3. page home edited ... Entering The Great Race 2008 is this 1908 Thomas Flyer. It proved that the automobile was a r…
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    Entering The Great Race 2008 is this 1908 Thomas Flyer. It proved that the
    automobile was a reliable form of transportation.
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    Global Collaborative ClassroomClassrooms Project
    This wiki is a flexible, fluid and ongoing curriculum project focused upon and built from The Great Race 2008. It is designed to be used and developed collaboratively by K-12 educators and students, university professors and students, and experts from many fields.
    For jump starter ideas on the types of relevant, rigorous, motivational projects for your students, see the page on various Curricular Strands and Projects pulled from the theme, The Great Race - New York City to Paris!
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