NIR Apr 2014 - Kids & Technology: The Dark Side of the Wired World [.pdf]

NIR Apr 2014 - Kids & Technology: The Dark Side of the Wired World [.pdf]

This story takes a look at technology and its impact on young people. Many people believe that constant access to wired devices has changed the experience of growing up — not to mention the role technology plays in academic cheating.
  • 2014
  • 0.24 Mb
  • Added on: 04/15/2014
bullyPROOF Teacher Resource Guide

bullyPROOF Teacher Resource Guide

This guide was designed to accompany the CBC News #bullyPROOF interactive website and 45-minute documentary, bullyPROOF: Classroom Confidential. It includes a glossary of terms, definitions of forms of bullying, previewing/viewing questions, lesson and assessment ideas and additional resources. Written by Vanessa Hamilton, teacher and creator/founder of Bullying Awareness: Reclaiming Our Schools. Teachers can also find additional resources on the CBC News bullyPROOFwebsite, including students' ...
  • 2014
  • 1.45 Mb
  • Added on: 03/24/2014
Generation Jobless Teacher Resource Guide

Generation Jobless Teacher Resource Guide

The Generation Jobless guide provides teachers with classroom activities that promote critical thinking and inquiry-based learning. These activities will help students practice thinking strategies, develop habits of mind, build criteria for judgment and use critical thinking vocabulary in responding meaningfully to a text or topic at hand. This guide also promotes the practice of literacy skills. Suggested subject areas: English, ...
  • 2014
  • 0.29 Mb
  • Added on: 03/05/2014

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NIR-14-02 - Nelson Mandela: An International Symbol

Check out the comprehensive, classroom-ready resource guide linked to this News in Review segment, featuring a broad range of lesson plans and activities.
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  • 0.14 Mb
  • Added on: 02/25/2014
Lady Gaga: Icon of Our Era

Lady Gaga: Icon of Our Era

Check out the comprehensive, classroom-ready resource guide linked to this News in Review segment, featuring a broad range of lesson plans and activities.
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  • 0.19 Mb
  • Added on: 01/15/2014

Canada: A People's History In an Uncertain World

The world order and economic boom that had taken shape after World War II starts to unravel, and a new era of uncertainty begins. Free trade, globalization and regionalism converge with the rise of feminism, aboriginal claims, growing multiculturalism and the explosion of computer technology. Canada's economic, social and political environment are affected. Canada's new Charter begins to have an ...
  • 2000
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  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
NIR-13-09 - Calgary: Summer of the Flood

NIR-13-09 - Calgary: Summer of the Flood

Check out the comprehensive, classroom-ready resource guide linked to this News in Review segment, featuring a broad range of lesson plans and activities.
  • 2013
  • 0.19 Mb
  • Added on: 09/25/2013
Reds, Whites and the Blues Teacher Resource Guide

Reds, Whites and the Blues Teacher Resource Guide

This teacher resource guide offers backgrounders, previewing/post-viewing questions and extension activities to guide discussion and viewing of the program. The guide was developed by educator Carrie Reid; Lorna Williams, Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Knowledge at the University of Victoria; and filmmaker Gary Marcuse.
  • 2013
  • 0.07 Mb
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

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The Faking the Grade guide uses the controversial topic of cheating and dishonesty to develop habits of mind of a careful and conscientious thinker (e.g. inquiry-mindedness and dealing with ambiguity). All activities are accompanied with guiding critical thinking questions as students are also practicing listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Most activities involve students working with each other to foster ...
  • 2013
  • 0.24 Mb
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

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  • 2011
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  • Added on: 11/15/2011