Class Resources

Great Resources for Everybody

World Book Online - user name - PISDIT; password - CROWNIT

 
Mr. Burns' Speech Class December 2013
 
CIA World Fact Book

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/

  

Maps 101

http://www.maps101.com/

User name: PISDIT

Password: CROWNIT

 

U.S. Department of State

http://www.state.gov/countries/

 

U.S. Department of State Country Fact Sheets

http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/

 

National Geographic Guide to the United Sates

http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/countries/united-states-guide/

 

United States Census Bureau

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/index.html

 
Fact Monster

http://www.factmonster.com/


 
 
 
Mr. Ford's May 2013 Genocide Project
All About Genocide from the American Holocaust Museum (Not just about the Holocaust of World War II - great for all topics)
 
One Million Bones is a large-scale social arts practice - they combine education hands-on art making, and public installations to raise awareness of ongoing genocides and mass atrocities in places like Sudan, South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Somalia and Burma.

The Genocide Education Project
is a nonprofit organization that assists educators in teaching about human rights and genocide, particularly the Armenian Genocide, by developing and distributing
instructional materials, providing access to teaching resources and organizing educational workshops
 
Genocide Education Project
 
ABC-CLIO - Database for all sorts of history topics!!

http://databases.abc-clio.com/Authentication/LogOn

User name: PISDIT

Password: CROWNIT
 
Great Site with Information about Many Topics Including Specific Genocides and Survivors Stories
 
 
 
Mr. Beattie's May 1, 2013 Project 
Gun Control
http://www.justfacts.com/guncontrol.asp
Welfare Drug Testing
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125387528 
 
Mr. Beattie's US History Project - November 2012
 
Industrial Revolution

World War I

http://www.firstworldwar.com/
http://www.pbs.org/greatwar/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/wwone/

American Imperialism

http://www.smplanet.com/imperialism/toc.html
http://www.besthistorysites.net/index.php/american-history/1900/early-imperialism
http://www.buzzle.com/articles/timeline-and-history-of-american-imperialism.html

Immigration to America Early 20th Century

Political Cartoons
 
Ms. Lucero's Earth Science Geologic Time Periods - November 2012

General

http://paleobiology.si.edu/

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/help/timeform.php

http://science.nationalgeographic.com/science/prehistoric-world/prehistoric-time-line/

 

Animals

http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/prehistoric/

http://dinosaurs.about.com/od/otherprehistoriclife/a/giant-megafauna-mammals.htm

 
Cenozoic

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/cenozoic/cenozoic.php

http://www.eoearth.org/article/Cenozoic

http://www.fossilmuseum.net/Paleobiology/Cenozoic_Paleobiology.htm

Choose My Plate - Formerly Known as My Food Pyramid

Nutrition.gov - Good Nutrition Starts Here

Suggested Daily Nutrient Intakes

Healthy Dietary Substitutes

Fast Food Calorie Counter

Calorie and Fat Gram Chart

Calories Burned By Type of Exercise

Body Image and Self Esteem

Body Image

Body Types and Exercises for Each Body Type

Best Workout for Your Body Type

Body Mass Index

Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Anorexia Nervosa

Bulimia

City of Pflugerville - Sports and Recreation

City of Austin - Parks and Recreation Centers

White Men Can't Jump and Other Assumptions About Sports and Race

Sports: Breaking Records - Breaking Barriers

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport

 

Mr. Beattie's Propaganda

American Propaganda in World War II

Propaganda Posters World War I - Look on the right!!

World War I Propaganda Poster

Propaganda Techniques

World War I Propaganda

Really Good Propaganda Techniques

Styles of Propaganda

Collection of WWII Posters

More WWII Posters

WWI and WWII Propaganda Posters

History of Propaganda

History of Propaganda 2

Mr. Smith's Aquatic Science

This Site is Awesome - Fish Channel

Build an Acrylic Aquarium

Aquarium Engineering

How to Build a Glass Aquarium

Free Aquarium Plans

How to Start a Saltwater Aquarium

How Many Fish Can I Put in My Aquarium?

What Should I Put in My Aquarium?

Things NOT to Put in Your Aquarium

Live Rock Filtration

Understanding and Building an Aquatic Ecosystem

Aquarium as an Ecosystem

Aquatic Organisms

 

Mrs. Sanders' Dance Project October 2011

Isadora Duncan

Anna Pavlova

Famous Dancers

Famous Ballet Dancers

Biography.com Dancers

Anna Pavlova, Rudolf Nureyev

Isadora Duncan, Martha Graham, Anna Pavlova

Pavlova, Baryshnikov, Nureyev, Ailey, Graham, Hines, Kelly

Twyla Tharp

George Balanchine

Ruth St. Denis

Merce Cunningham

Bob Fosse

Savion Glover

Gregory Hines