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Quick Links

Quick Links

H-B Quick Links

Teachers - save instructional time by adding links your class is using.  
Students - look for the Quicklinks shortcut on all H-B iPads, look for the link under the Curriculum channel on H-B's home page, or enter the short cut "apsva.us/hbquick" 

Josh -- 6th Grade Health Resources
You need to use “authoritative” and “unbiased” resources. Use THESE FIRST before “trolling Google” (best sites listed first). 

If you do ***end*** up on Google, make sure the site is “legit” (such as “The American Heart Association” or “The American Cancer Society.”) Thanks!

  1. An encyclopedia. World Book (http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/Home) or Britannica (http://school.eb.com/)
  2. KidsHealth: http://kidshealth.org/teen/
  3. Mayo Clinic (good site, but high level): http://www.mayoclinic.org/
  4. National Institutes of Health (NIH): http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/
  5. Centers for Disease Control: http://www.cdc.gov/
  6. Gale’s “Health and Wellness” database: http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/HWRC?locID=va_s_007_0162
  7. Healthy Children.org: http://www.healthychildren.org/English/Pages/default.aspx
  8. CNN Health Page, A to Z: http://www.cnn.com/HEALTH/health.a.z/
Catherine & Reina, "To Kill a Mockingbird"

For ALL topics –

Research ALL of the following topics (***use headphones for video links, please***):

1. The life of Harper Lee

2. The effect of the Great Depression on the South / the Depression in general

 3.The Scottsboro Trial

4. Jim Crow laws in the South

Choose ONE of the following (or do more for extra credit):

5. The Ku Klux Klan

6. Emmett Till

7. Lynching & the anti-lynching movement in the South

Brian & David, Econ & Personal Finance:  http://moneyskill.org/

Last Modified on March 26, 2014