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WHAT ARE THE CHANCES?
Math | Middle School (6-8)
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MUSIC LIFTS OUR SPIRITS!
Fine Arts | Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)

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LET'S EXPLORE THE WORLD!
Geography | Intermediate (3-5), Middle School (6-8)
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THE CDC AND THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC
Science | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
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PROTECTING SEA TURTLES
Science | Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)
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USING COMPARATIVE ADJECTIVES
English / Language Arts | Middle School (6-8)
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AMAZON RAINFOREST: THE LUNGS OF THE WORLD
Geography | High School (9-12)
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LIFE AT PLYMOUTH
History | Intermediate (3-5)
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AIR PRESSURE AND WEATHER
Science | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
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THE CDC AND THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC
Technology | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
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PROTECTING SEA TURTLES
Math | Intermediate (3-5)
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USING COMPARATIVE ADJECTIVES
Math | Intermediate (3-5)
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AMAZON RAINFOREST: THE LUNGS OF THE WORLD
Fine Arts | Middle School (6-8)
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LIFE AT PLYMOUTH
History | Middle School (6-8)

Math

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COMPARING OBJECTS BY LENGTH
Math | PreK/K, Primary (K-2)

If you met a snake, would you rather meet a long snake or a short snake? Would you stick around to measure it? Using video and online resources, you will learn how to measure things short and tall!

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PERCENT: WHO DOESN'T LOVE A SALE? (DISCOUNTS!)
Math | Middle School (6-8)

Oh good, those sneakers I want are discounted! But do I have enough money to buy them? How much are they? Learn the two ways to calculate discounts so you can be a better shopper (candy not included)!

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SUBTRACTING 2- AND 3-DIGIT NUMBERS
Math | Intermediate (3-5)

What if you had $15.39 in your pocket (the one with the hole in it!) and some of it fell out. How would you figure out how much you lost? Learn to subtract large numbers while playing a fun card game!

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THE PRINCIPLE OF CONSERVATION OF MOMENTUM
Science | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)

Which has a higher momentum – a slow-moving truck or a fast-moving car? Interestingly, they can carry the same amount of momentum! Explore this “mass in motion” and discover how momentum is conserved.

Social Studies

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BIRTHDAYS AROUND THE WORLD
Social Studies | PreK/K, Primary (K-2)

A birthday is an important celebration of a person’s life. People around the world celebrate birthdays in different ways. What’s your favorite way to celebrate a birthday? Maybe you’ll find a new way!

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IMMIGRATION TODAY: AN OVERVIEW
Social Studies | High School (9-12)

The faces of immigrants have changed over the centuries. Learn about the largest immigrant groups today, classifications of immigrants, and their reasons for coming to the U.S.

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DID THE EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION REALLY FREE THE SLAVES?
History | Middle School (6-8)

It’s always right to do right but must it always be right away? Why did President Lincoln write the Emancipation Proclamation? Why didn’t he release it right after he wrote it? Did it free any slaves?

Online Homeschool
THE MANCHU PEOPLE
History | Intermediate (3-5)

Do you have a nickname? Does your ethnic group have a nickname? There is an ethnic group in China that has a cute-sounding nickname but ruled the land for centuries. Learn about their ancient history!

Reading & Language Arts

Online Homeschool
MAGICAL METAPHORS
English / Language Arts | Middle School (6-8)

Have you ever heard of metaphors? Well, they are parts of speech that help your writing pop! They are the icing on the cake of writing! Examine some poems to learn what they are and how to use them!

Online Homeschool
MOCKINGBIRDS OF SOCIETY
Reading | High School (9-12)

Have you ever witnessed the bullying of a classmate, friend, or stranger? What was your reaction to the situation? Did you step in to defend the victim, or simply stand by and watch? How did you feel?

Online Homeschool
USING GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS TO WRITE
English / Language Arts | Intermediate (3-5), Middle School (6-8)

“Graphic organizers” are not tools you use to put your pictures in order; they are diagrams that help you organize your thoughts when you are preparing to write. Choose the one that is right for you!

Online Homeschool
POINTS OF VIEW
English / Language Arts | High School (9-12)

What’s your style? Do you wear pink polka dots in summer or tight skinny jeans? Just as in life, there are different ways of “styling” your writing. Discover the point of view that suits your style!

Science & Technology

Online Homeschool
LARGER THAN LIFE: EARTH'S BIGGEST ANIMALS
Science | Intermediate (3-5), Middle School (6-8)

From the prehistoric dinosaur to the modern blue whale, we dive deep to uncover the secrets behind Earth’s biggest animals.

Online School
WHAT DO YOU SEE THROUGH YOUR EYE, MR. FLY?
Science | Primary (K-2)

Since so many insects can fly, why is only one called a “fly”? We won’t answer that, but we will show you how fascinating these common pesky creatures are. How DO they stick to ceilings and walls?

Online School
TAKING AND USING PICTURES IN DOCUMENTS
Technology | Intermediate (3-5)

“A picture is worth a thousand words.” Pictures are easy to take and add to your work, and they add so much professionalism to your projects! Picture yourself taking great photographs with these tips!

Online School
ANIMATION: WHAT IS IT AND HOW DOES IT WORK?
Technology | High School (9-12)

Can you guess why films are called “movies”? Why people are called “actors”? Not only do people move and act in films, but so can drawings! Learn (and try!) how animation makes the inanimate move!

College, Career & Life Skills

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LIFE SKILLS
Life Skills | High School (9-12)

What if you never brushed your teeth or washed your hands or ate vegetables or drank milk or used money? How would you function? (How would you smell?) Brush up on these basic life skills quick!

Online School
COPYRIGHT AND THE PUBLIC DOMAIN
Life Skills | Middle School (6-8)

Have you ever wanted to download and use an image from the World Wide Web on a blog or website? If you have, you need to know about copyright laws. Explore more about what this important term means!

Online School
USING MONEY YOU DON'T HAVE
Life Skills | High School (9-12)

Shopping is easy when you can whip out the credit card and buy anything you want! Paying off the debt is not so much fun and can be dangerous! Learn more about credit and how to keep it under control!

Online School
JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!
Life Skills | Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)

There are so many jobs you can choose to work at when you become an adult. What would you like to be when you grow up? What do you need to learn? Discover some really cool jobs now in this fun lesson!

Fine Arts

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WHAT DOES AN ART CONSERVATOR DO?
Fine Arts | High School (9-12)

We’ve all heard pleas from conservationists to preserve the glories of our environment. Political conservatives try to preserve the best of cultures. How about conserving great art? Is that for you?

Online School
LISTENING TO THE JAZZ OF THE JAZZ AGE
Fine Arts | Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)

Does music influence the culture or does culture influence music? What do you think of music that maybe your grandparents listened to? Learn about a truly American musical form and learn some history!

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DANCE AROUND THE WORLD
Fine Arts | PreK/K, Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)

Have you ever listened to music and just had to move to it? People all around the world express themselves through dance. Have fun learning about and joining different dances, and make your own dance!

State and National Standards Search Tool​
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK: A VISUAL EXPLORATION
Geography | High School (9-12)

Majestic with its sheer cliff faces and tumbling waterfalls, Yosemite intrigues adventurers, nature lovers, and artists alike. See its awe for yourself through photography.