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Digital Commons Network

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The Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.

Breakout Edu Kit

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The Breakout EDU kit includes everything you need to play over 350 games created for the classroom environment. The kit includes access to the new BreakoutEdu Platform to be used while using the kit.

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30 min.
Breakout Edu Kit

Adopting Sustainable Food Practices

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This video segment adapted from United Tribes Technical College looks at how the traditional subsistence practices of indigenous people were once sustainable, unlike today's lifestyles. Most foods are now produced and transported using methods that can damage the environment and contribute to climate change.

Be Kind Online

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How do we act when we are on the Internet? Here are some good manners for when we are on the Internet. Use good words, not rude or bad words. Be patient with others. Sometimes others are beginners and are just learning how to use the Internet.

Eat Healthy Food: Caveman Sticks to a Budget | KIDS Clubhouse Adventures

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Caveman has traveled a long way, and a long time to learn more about healthy diets with Dan and friends! In this segment, Caveman follows a family through the grocery store to learn about choosing healthy foods while sticking to a budget.

Meet the Helpers | Doctors are Helpers: Quick Look

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Helpers are part of every community. We can help children learn about important helpers in a calm and fun environment, so when an emergency strikes, they will understand who to look for and how to help.

Meet a Doctor. Learn more about how Doctors serve our community.

Explore the entire Meet the Helpers collection!

 

Go Outside and Play: Jump Rope for Heart | KIDS Clubhouse Adventures

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Playing outside makes kids happier, healthier and stronger! In this segment of KIDS Clubhouse Adventures, co-host Abby Brown visits a school where students have raised money through donations and pledges for an important cause, and are fulfilling those pledges by jumping rope!

Meet the Helpers | Firefighters are Helpers: Quick Look

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Helpers are part of every community. We can help children learn about important helpers in a calm and fun environment, so when an emergency strikes, they will understand who to look for and how to help.

Meet a Firefighter. Learn more about how Firefighters serve our community.

Explore the entire Meet the Helpers collection!

 

National Fire Prevention Week | All About the Holidays

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Held during the week around October 9th, National Fire Prevention Week reminds Americans of the danger of fire and the importance of fire safety. Families can use it as a time to review their fire safety plan and learn more about properly using fire.

Meet the Helpers | Meteorologists are Helpers: Quick Look

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Help children learn about important community helpers in a calm and fun environment, so when an emergency strikes, they will understand who to look for and how to help.

Meet a Meteorologist. Learn more about how Meteorologists serve our community.

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Meet the Helpers | Paramedics are Helpers: Quick Look

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Helpers are part of every community. We can help children learn about important helpers in a calm and fun environment, so when an emergency strikes, they will understand who to look for and how to help.

Meet a Paramedic. Learn more about how Paramedics serve our community.

Explore the entire Meet the Helpers collection!

 

Meet the Helpers | Teachers are Helpers: Quick Look

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Help children learn about important community helpers in a calm and fun environment, so when an emergency strikes, they will understand who to look for and how to help.

Meet a Teacher.  Learn more about how Teachers serve our community.

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What Is Personal Information?

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Personal information identifies who we are, where we live, and how family, friends and others can find us to talk to us or come over and visit us. Personal information can help us communicate with others, but we have to be careful with that information when on the computer.

Summer Vacation | All About the Holidays

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Take a break from the school year on summer vacation! Summer is a great time to relax, play, and explore your community... but it wasn't always that way. How do you celebrate your summer vacation?

For lesson plans, additional resources, and more teacher support, download our free iBook from the iTunes store: All About the Holidays. 

Meet the Helpers | 911 Operators are Helpers: Quick Look

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Helpers are part of every community. We can help children learn about important helpers in a calm and fun environment, so when an emergency strikes, they will understand who to look for and how to help.

Meet a 911 Operator. Learn more about how 911 Operators serve our community.

Explore the entire Meet the Helpers collection!

 

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