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Up North Issue Date: 02-19-2012

Cool Spots imageThe Smithsonian’s Alaska Native Collections, alaska.si.edu, invites curious kids to take a journey to Alaska as they learn about indigenous people and their art, values, culture and beliefs. Sample the Smithsonian collections as you mouse over objects such as helmets, kayaks, ceremonial bowls and more. Click on the ones you want to learn more about and discover what native elders have to say as you browse through their history and pictures. Check out Cultures before you move on, and see which people inhabit different areas.

Visit: alaska.si.edu
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Culture Watch Issue Date: 01-01-2012

Cool Spots imageScholastic Explorers: Native American Cultures, teacher.scholastic.com/activities/explorer/
native_americans
, is ready to open the door to ancient and modern-day Native American cultures in New Mexico, Utah and Washington. Accept your mission to take on the Skagit River, where the salmon need your attention. Learn about their migration patterns and take part in species protection. Venture to Canyon Rock Art and see interviews that will help you understand the significance of amazing native artifacts. Complete the Field Reports before you move on.

Visit: teacher.scholastic.com/activities/explorer/native_americans
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A Mystery in History Issue Date: 12-18-2011

Cool Spots imageWho Am I?, americanhistory.si.edu/military
history/resources/whoami/whoami.html
, invites kids to uncover clues as they discover identities. Choose one of the question marks to begin your quest. Each person comes with a number of clues, so choose the items you think belong to your mystery guest. Check the descriptions of items such as drums, caps and letters to see if you can move ahead in the game. Drag your items into the evidence folder to find out how close you are to learning the truth. Share this one with your history class.

Visit: americanhistory.si.edu/militaryhistory/resources/whoami/whoami.html
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The Blue Calls to You Issue Date: 11-27-2011

Cool Spots imageIt is easy to take water for granted, but this precious resource is scarce in many parts of the world. The Water Crisis, www.the-water-crisis.com, aims to educate you on places where clean water is hard to find and what you can do to help. Did you know some people have to miss work and school to walk anywhere from three to seven miles in search of water? Dirty water leads to disease and sickness, but building wells can aid towns in need. Every drop of water you save can make a difference in conservation efforts, so use water wisely.

Visit: www.the-water-crisis.com
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Take a Stand Issue Date: 11-06-2011

Cool Spots imageFind out about any number of important causes at Youthink, http://youthink.
worldbank.org
. Browse through Issues to begin. Go to Get Involved and find out how a bike can affect a life in “Change on Two Wheels.” Climate Change is always a hot topic, so read up on how humans influence our climate, and see what you can do to help the planet. From corruption to employment, many controversial causes are covered on this site, so choose a few that are close to your heart and let your passion be your guide.

Visit: http://youthink.worldbank.org
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