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Planet Partners


Grades: Elementary (2-4)
Subject Area: Social Science, Science, Health

Find out how farm and city lifestyles connect to help both kids and our planet stay healthy. Students compare Annie's typical day on a dairy farm with Kyle's daily routine in the city, learn ways to protect the environment, and solve a word-find to gather the ingredients for a balanced diet.

Cool Food for Kids™


Grades: Elementary (3-6)
Subject Area: Health, Nutrition

The Cool Food for Kids™ program is back with all-new learning activities to enhance your health and nutrition curriculum, including a Farm to Fork video and the How Cool Are You? online learning game, plus "cool" activities that encourage students to think creatively about nutrition as they plan meals and sample foods from around the globe.

Up and Away


Grades: Preschool & Daycare
Subject Area: Health

Arm the parents and caregivers in your school community with safe medicine storage tips via this program from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s PROTECT Initiative. Cold and flu season is upon us. Use these posters and info sheets to help make sure that medicines get stored up and away and out of sight!

ROMEO & JULIET


Grades: High School & College
Subject Area: Shakespeare, English Literature, Creative Writing

Enrich your students’ engagement with Shakespeare’s most cherished love story and its tragic themes with this study guide to the newest film adaptation of ROMEO & JULIETavailable now on Blu-ray and DVD.

Virtual Field Trip: Dig Into Nature
- Science in the Garden


Grades: Middle School
Subject Area: Science

The Nature Conservancy invites you and your students on a virtual field trip to learn firsthand how a school garden serves as a dynamic living laboratory. Join us online May 29, at 1pm (ET), for this hour-long interactive learning experience. Click here to sign up today.

Ken Jennings'
Junior Genius Guides


Grades: Elementary (3-5)
Subject Area: Language Arts, Social Studies, Geography

Challenge your students with Jeopardy champion Ken Jennings' Junior Genius Guides to subjects across the curriculum. Students can join a Junior Genius online community at www.yoursphere.com/junior-genius and download a free Junior Genius app at the Apple App Store.

VOICES Digital Magazine


Grades: Middle & High School
Subject Area: Creative Writing, Art, Media

Introduce your students to Voices, a free, all-digital creative arts magazine where teens talk to teens about bullying. Read Voices online or download the interactive PDF. Then encourage your students to submit their creative works for publication in future issues.

NOAH


Grades: Middle & High School
Subject Area: Language Arts, Bible Studies

Let the epic film NOAH inspire your students to revisit this Biblical story of courage, sacrifice, and hope, when it comes to theaters on March 28, 2014. The film study guide helps students explore NOAH from religious, historical, and literary perspectives, and reflect on the film’s portrayal of Noah and his relationship with God.

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