EduHound Weekly: December 15, 2005

EduHound Weekly: December 15, 2005

TOPIC OF THE WEEK: CALENDARS

" We must not allow the clock and the calendar to blind us to the fact that each moment of life is a miracle and mystery."
H. G. Wells


Spotlight Site of the Week!  
Calendars through the Ages
http://webexhibits.org/calendars/
Features the history of calendars and includes information about the origin of the seven-day week and calendars from other countries.
  More Spotlight Sites...

Additional Sites:

History of the Calendar
The purpose of the calendar is to reckon past or future time, to show how many days until a certain event takes place—the harvest or a religious festival—or how long since something important happened. Learn more here.
http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0002061.html

CalendarHome.com
Features printable montly and year-at-a-glance calendars for every year from today through 9999. Pick your calendar type, year, and images.
http://www.calendarhome.com/tyc/

timeanddate.com's calendars
Create a calendar for any year or month, with your country's holidays and languages as well as moon phases.
http://www.timeanddate.com/calendar/

Wikipedia: List of Calendars
List of various calendars and measurements of the year, including current, ancient, and fictional calendars.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_calendars

Pearl Harbor - US History/World History lesson plan
Students will research the events that took place at Pearl Harbor; write an in-depth article as though they experienced those events firsthand; and discuss what lessons can be learned from Pearl Harbor.
http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/programs/pearlharbor/

JUDI'S CORNER

This week features free offerings from LearnOutLoud.com:

LearnOutLoud.com - Free Audio & Video
http://www.learnoutloud.com/Free-Audio-Video
This directory features free audio books, lectures, speeches, sermons, interviews, and many other great free audio and video resources. Most audio titles you can download in digital formats such as MP3 and most video titles are available to stream online.


Each week, I'll answer your questions, post announcements and provide interesting input!  Email me at jrajala@eduhound.com
That's all for this week! "Remember...the Web is a terrible thing to waste!"
 Newsletter Maintenance
 ·  Subscribe / Unsubscribe
 ·  Update Email Address
 ·  Vacation Suspension
 ·  NEWSLETTER ARCHIVES
 
Spotlight School of the Week!
 


Westtown-Thornbury
Elementary School

West Chester, Pennsylvania

Submit your School/District

 Spotlight Class of the Week!
 


Mrs. Kabriel's First Grade
@ Central Elementary
Olathe, Kansas

Submit your Classroom

Educational Conferences
 ·  Midwest Education Technology
Conference (METC 2006)

January 30 to February 1, 2006
Westport Area, MO
 ·  TCEA 2006 Annual
Convention & Exposition

February 6-10, 2006
Austin, TX
 ·  2006 Florida Educational
Technology Conference

March 22-24, 2006
Orlando, FL
more...
 Our Other Web Sites
 · 

EduHound

 · 

Awesome Clipart for Educators

 · 

EduHound Schools on the Web

 · 

EduHound Classrooms on the Web

 · 

THE Journal

 · 

THE Institute

 · 

Educational Technology Info. Center

 · 

Campus Technology

comments powered by Disqus

White Papers:

  • Creating Magic in the Classroom PDF Screenshot

    Download this informative Executive Summary from an exclusive event aimed to provide educators, administrators and IT leaders with practical tools for integrating technology into the classroom. Read more...