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A Context for Learning: Using Current Events in the Classroom to Spark Student Interest

Contributor: Colin Martin | Length : 6 | File type : Video

What's a tariff? Why should your students care? Several years ago, says Colin, his students would have learned the definition of this term and moved on without understanding its importance. But bec... Read More

Communicating an Anabaptist Worldview

Contributor: Howard Bean | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

If we fail to set examples of Biblical worldview in our curriculum, our teaching, and our lives in general, we set our students up to begin the slide into apostate Christianity. We should appreciate t... Read More

Curious Cultures

Contributor: Ryan Schrock | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

In brief sessions, speakers introduce the cultures of the Kazakhs, Spanish, Americans, and Mursi.

Why Teach Literature? by Jonas Sauder

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

What is the value of teaching classic literature to children? Jonas explains that with literature, students connect to reality in a way they might not through other disciplines--and offers extended se... Read More

This Teachable Moment: Current Events as Opportunities in the Classroom

Contributor: Melvin Lehman | Length : 12 | File type : Video

What's in the news? What does it have to do with math, Bible, or history class? Melvin encourages teachers to consider the ways that current events might contribute to their goals for their students. ... Read More

Èrshí, èrshíyī, èrshí’èr: Encouraging World Awareness with Regular Activities

Contributor: Dawn Breneman | Length : 6 | File type : Video

Encouraging students to be aware of the needs of the world doesn't need to be complicated, and it doesn't need to be restricted to social studies class. In math class, prayer groups, and world aware... Read More

Checklist For Final Map

Contributor: Matthew Mast | File type : Teaching Material

This checklist for the final project of drawing a world map lists the countries and physical features by continent that should be included in the maps drawn by each student. Download this document ... Read More

Notes for Ch. 8-11 of Silas Marner

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

These are discussion questions for chapters 8 through 11 of Silas Marner. Download this document now or read it below. ... Read More

Notes for Ch. 12-18 of Silas Marner

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

These are discussion questions for chapters 12 through 18 of Silas Marner. Download this document now or read it below. ... Read More

Notes for Ch. 19-22 of Silas Marner

Contributor: Kendall Myers | File type : Teaching Material

These are discussion questions for chapters 19 through 22 and for a whole book review. Download this document now or read it below. ... Read More