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Teen Voices: The Pressure to Stay Connected

3:19

Students hear what other teens have to say about how digital media has them feeling "hooked," then think critically about their own digital media use.

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Teen Voices: Oversharing and Your Digital Footprint

3:19

Students hear what other teens have to say about sharing on social media, then think critically about the decisions they're making any time they post something online about themselves or others.

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Teen Voices: Sexting, Relationships, and Risks

4:03

Students can hear other teens' honest -- and sometimes frank -- thoughts about the pressures and risks that come with sexting, then consider how they might react in similar situations.

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Amplify Reading 6-8

Supplemental reading program puts sci-fi twist on core ELA concepts

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

6–8

Price

Paid

Platforms

Web

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CellEnergy Photosynthesis Labs

Interactive carbon cycle labs deepen student understanding

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Grades

6–12

Price

Free to try, Paid

Platforms

iPad

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My Berkeley Externship Experience with the Common Sense Privacy Program

Posted on Fri, 02/01/2019 - 10:43 by Iris Vold

I learned much more than what I had originally assumed I would learn from this experience.

Topics

Privacy

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10 Great Movies for the STEM Classroom

3:02

A great way to get students excited about STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), is to show them the ways that popular media uses -- and misuses -- the concepts you teach daily. Used as part of a lesson, clips from mo…

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Markboard

Free gradebook integrates with planning tool to ease teacher workflow

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

3–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

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3 Great Lesson Plans on Copyright

Posted on Thu, 03/22/2018 - 15:00 by Bronwyn Harris

Kick off a conversation about plagiarism, fair use, and creators' rights in your classroom.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, News & Media Literacy

VIDEOS

Kahoot! in 30 seconds

0:33

Wondering if Kahoot! is right for your classroom? This super quick video gives you the need-to-know info about this popular formative assessment tool. 

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Drive Home Digital Citizenship with #DeviceFreeDinner

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#DeviceFreeDinner for schools sends a simple but powerful message home to students and families: Part of being a good digital citizen is knowing when to take a break from media and technology to spend time with the people we love…

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Climate Change Resources for Students and Teachers

Posted on by Danny Wagner

Explore climate change's causes, effects, and solutions.

Subjects

Science, biology, ecosystems, life cycle, weather

Grades

K–12

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Econland

Macroeconomics simulation fills a gap but is a tough sell

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

9–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Web

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Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database

Deep, complex database is challenging but a peerless research tool

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

10–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

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UL Xplorlabs

Safety engineering site blends in-class experiments with online sims

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Grades

6–8

Price

Free

Platforms

Web