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Close Encounters of the Wild Kind
- by Sunset Zoo
Get up close and personal with one of Sunset Zoo's animals.  This unique program is designed to help audiences hone their observation skills while engaging in the Scientific and Engineering Practice of asking questions and construction...
Audience:  Education: Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 20 evaluation(s).


Human Rights in Central Asia
- by Inner Asian & Uralic National Resource Center
This programs introduces students to the human rights situation in Central Asia and challenges them to think critically about the causes of and solutions to human rights violations.
Audience:  Education: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons

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  based on 3 evaluation(s).


Different Paths to Freedom Slavery and the American Revolution
- by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Museum of History & Culture
Discover the implications that the American Revolution had on ideas of freedom and liberty. Students will examine the relationship between enslaved African Americans and the American Revolution through an investigation of Lord Dunmore’s...
Audience:  Education: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 3 evaluation(s).


Active Brain Boosters
- by McMillen Health
Seniors learn how to keep their brains active and how various behaviors can boost brain performance by participating during the program. Seniors leave with an understanding of the importance of staying mentally and physically fit through regular...
Audience:  Education: Parent, Adult Learners



   based on 15 evaluation(s).


How to Find Amazing Primary Sources Online with Nonfiction Author Carla Killough McClafferty
- by Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank
The real thing! Every great teacher knows the value of using primary source documents in their classroom. Today, high quality images of millions of original documents and objects are at our fingertips. There are so many in fact that it can be...
Audience:  Education: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



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Brainstorming; Write Exciting Nonfiction on Any Topic with Author Carla Killough McClafferty
- by Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank
Do you get tired of seeing the same boring research projects from your students? Do you wish they would think “outside the box”? Have award winning non-fiction author, Carla Killough McClafferty, brainstorm with your students about topics and...
Audience:  Education: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 3 evaluation(s).


Digging Deeper Researching Techniques by Vicki Cobb
- by Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank
How do you figure out the angle for an article or project? How do you dig up the most interesting facts? Vicki Cobb, author of books and blogs shares her secrets for uncovering fascinating information that can be used in compelling nonfiction...
Audience:  Education: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult Learners



  based on 2 evaluation(s).


Concussions and Football Understanding the Issues with Author Carla Killough McClafferty
- by Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank
Concussions in football and other sports fill news reports every week. Athletes, coaches, and parents are left wondering what to think. In this live interactive program, Carla Killough McClafferty, author of FOURTH DOWN AND INCHES: FOOTBALL’S...
Audience:  Education: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



  based on 3 evaluation(s).


Mars Exploring the Red Planet by Alexandra Siy ( STEM and CCSS aligned)
- by Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank
Mars:Exploring the Red Planet is an interactive program for grades 1-8 based on the award-winning nonfiction book, CARS ON MARS. (STEM and CCSS aligned)
Audience:  Education: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



This program has not yet been evaluated.


NAME THAT BUG Looking Closely at Insects and Spiders (STEM and CCSS aligned)
- by Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank
"NAME THAT BUG" is an interactive program for grades 1-8 based on the award-winning books by Alexandra Siy, which include BUG SHOTS: The Good, the Bad, and the Bugly; MOSQUITO BITE; and SPIDERMANIA: Friends on the Web.
Audience:  Education: Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



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In Depth Kidney Transplant
- by COSI Connects Live
Get an inside look at organ donation! View the surgeon’s perspective in both the donor and recipient surgeries, then speak live with a member of the Lifeline of Ohio Team!
Audience:  Education: 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 11 evaluation(s).


The Holocaust One Teen's Story of Persecution and Survival
- by The National WWII Museum
Hear personal testimony from Eva Schloss, stepsister of Anne Frank and survivor of Auschwitz. Through video recorded selections of Eva's story from the Museum's oral history collection, students will encounter the physical and emotional ordeal of...
Audience:  Education: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 25 evaluation(s).


Abraham Lincoln, African Americans, and the Emancipation Proclamation
- by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Museum of History & Culture
This program focuses on an examination of political cartoons and paintings that highlight Abraham Lincoln, the Emancipation Proclamation, and the end of slavery. Students will engage in primary source analysis, and interpret the importance of...
Audience:  Education: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 8 evaluation(s).


From Civil War to Civil Rights
- by HistoryConnects from the Virginia Museum of History & Culture
Emancipation and the end of the Civil War brought promises of equality for African Americans in Virginia and throughout the South. It took the better part of a century for those promises to begin to be realized.
Audience:  Education: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 8 evaluation(s).


From Boom to Dust in the Texas Panhandle
- by Panhandle Plains Historical Museum
The Dust Bowl was a period of severe dust storms causing major ecological and agricultural damage to American and Canadian prairie lands from 1930 to 1936 (in some areas until 1940). Using photos and videos unique to the Panhandle Plains, we will...
Audience:  Education: Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners, Homeschool/Family , Learning PodPublic Library: Library Patrons, Library Staff



   based on 6 evaluation(s).


Wild and Wacky Weather
- by Panhandle Plains Historical Museum
People on the Panhandle-Plains have adapted to weather for centuries. Come along with our friendly cricket, Thomas J, and learn all about wild and wacky weather. This science-based program will help your students understand what causes weather...
Audience:  Education: Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners, Homeschool/Family , Learning PodPublic Library: Library Patrons, Library Staff



   based on 20 evaluation(s).


Dinomite Dinosaurs
- by Panhandle Plains Historical Museum
Step back in time—way, way back in time—with a virtual stroll through our paleontology exhibit. During this In the News Program we will focus on fossils unique to the Panhandle-Plains, and others you may be more familiar with. Many people are...
Audience:  Education: Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners, Homeschool/Family , Learning PodPublic Library: Library Patrons, Library Staff



This program has not yet been evaluated.


"This Land is my Land, This Land is your Land" with Students from Africa
- by Oiada International
The goal of our International Geography program is to help students understand their land and other lands around the world. Through a "LIVE" connection with students from Africa, students will describe places and environments from their country.
Audience:  Education: Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 5 evaluation(s).


Walking Up a Food Chain
- by Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum
Together with the Leslie Science and Nature Center, we will create a food chain using LIVE animals (hawk/owl, snake, frog, spider and roach for example). Along the way we will discuss how they survive in the wild.
Audience:  Education: Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 48 evaluation(s).


Cold Blooded Classification- REPTILES
- by Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum
Leslie Science and Nature Center joins us with LIVE reptiles in our lab as we explore what makes a reptile a reptile. Feel the snake or lizard skin specimens we send you while you learn the adaptations that make these animals so successful in the...
Audience:  Education: Pre-K Students, Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult LearnersPublic Library: Library Patrons



   based on 10 evaluation(s).


 

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