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The Story Behind The Lorax

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Donald E. Pease, a professor at Dartmouth, tells us the interesting story behind Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax – not only the inspiration behind the book, but the impact it had on environmentalism in the United States.

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Inaugural Speech Clips

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See and hear past presidents in this great video, featuring an inaugural speech snippet for each president from John F. Kennedy to Bill Clinton.

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Carter G. Woodson

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Carter G. Woodson believed that all peoples and cultures around the world have made valuable contributions to civilization. It became his goal to educate Americans, both black and white, about the history of African Americans in order to break the chains of slavery.

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The Most Wanted Man in America

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See the original reward poster issued for John Wilkes Booth, John Surratt and David Harold as archived at the Library of Congress.

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Papers of Abraham Lincoln

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The Papers of Abraham Lincoln is a long-term project dedicated to identifying, imaging, transcribing, annotating, and publishing primary source documents related to Abraham Lincoln.

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A President’s Premonition

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Days before his assassination, Lincoln recounts an ominous dream.

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File Folder Games

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File folder games are a great way to teach basic concepts in a fun and portable way. See what they are all about or get some ideas for your next file folder game when you watch this video.

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The Hour of Code

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The Hour of Code is here! If you spend just one hour, you too can create a computer program. Have you done an Hour of Code yet? Join millions of others for The Hour of Code.

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The Napoleon Report with Bob Hale

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Horrible Histories brings us another entertaining history snippet highlighting the accomplishments of Napoleon Bonaparte.

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Greatest Heroes in History: Napoleon

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This great biographical documentary covers a lot of information in under 25 minutes. From his time in Egypt to his coronation as Emperor of France and his eventual exiles; this is Napoleon Bonaparte.

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