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  Themes 
A Day in Life of the USExplore Time magazine for info Nov 26, 2007.
America by the Numbers  Explore Time magazine for info Oct. 30, 2006.
   Where We Live?  Interactive map of USA
    Who We Are?  Interact with changing face of USA's population.
  
Art 
  Haring KidsExplore the art of Keith Haring.
  Museum of Modern ArtCheck out the museum's collection.
  The Art Institute of ChicagoVisit the Institute's collection.
  
 Baseball/ SoftballPBS source: Lessons baseball statistics, batting average.
    Baseball statisticsGreat reference baseball statistics [players, teams].
     Business of Baseball Baseball Hall of Fame economics lesson.
     Math: Batter Up Baseball Hall of Fame stat & geometry lessons.
  
Candy 
ChocolateCourtesy of Cadbury Chocolate- interactive chocolate place value & fractions
PeepsCourtesy of Just Born Candy- Find the math behind these treats.
Peep QuizA Family Education Peep test.
Peep TourChicago Tribune photo tour of Peep manufacturing.
  
U.S. Census 2010 
  It's All About Us Scholastic offers Census resources & activities.
  Census in Schools Resources, student activities from the Census Bureau.
  Population Clock*Current population numbers.
  
Cryptology 
Cryptogram Corner Decode the message.
Secret Messages Create secret messages at thunk.com.
  
Economics 
PNC Xmas Price Index Cost of 12 Days for 2009.
Price Index Games Try Pin the Price & Economics Trivia.
  
Einstein's Big IdeaExplore E=mc2
    Neil de Grasse TysonExplains E=mc2 to non-physicists.
   More Neil de Grasse TysonAnother interview from the director of the Hayden Planetarium.
   The Great Relativity ShowAnimated feature.
   Einstein -Image & ImpactLearn about Einstein's life from American Institute of Physics.
   Einstein's LegacyDiscover discoveries/inventions made.
  
HeartNCTM Primary lesson- heart size.
  
iPod MathK. Cronin's iPod math challenges.
  
Locales 
  Atlanta 
  Georgia AquariumVisit the world's largest.
  King CenterVisit the Martin Luther King Center.
  
  Grand Canyon   
   Canyon InfoPBS Nature info.
   Canyon ExplorerMore Canyon facts.
   Grand Canyon Brain TeaserTeaser from N. Geographic.
  
   Mount Rushmore  
   Mount Rushmore Info PBS info with time line & polls.
  
   Egypt 
     PyramidTravel to Giza to build a pyramid.
  
  Pi Resources 
Joy of PiLinks for a variety of Pi pages.
Million Digits *View a million digits of Pi.
Music of Pi Create Pi music.
Pi Across America Celebrate Pi here.
Pi Art Use this PiNation Tool to see Pi in color.
Pi Day ActivitiesIdeas to celebrate from Math Forum.
Pi DayNew link countdown, millions of Pi digits, etc.
Pi Day ResourcesEverything you need from Math Educators Greater St. Louis.
Pi RemotePi Day countdown & a interactive Pi remote.
Pi Search Tool Find your favorite strings of numbers.
Pi Trainer Train with Eve Andersson.
Pi Trivia *Eve Andersson challenges your knowledge of Pi.
Sound of Pi Listen to the bells of Pi.
Teach Pi One stop for Pi activities.
  
  Quilting 
Quilting Bee Learn about quilting thanks to the Mint Museum & Charlotte Public Library.
Quiltmaker's Gift Find quilt activities at J. Brumbeau's site.
  
Special Events 
   Eric Carle Video NEA video honors The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
   We Choose the Moon Celebrate the 40th of Apollo 11.
   John Glenn Lecture 40th of Apollo 11 Hear the crew of Apollo 11.
  
Structures 
  Buildings of the WorldPrint and create the great buildings of the world.
   St. Louis Gateway ArchKid friendly info about the Arch.
   Gateway Arch Structural FactsDo the math with these Arch facts from the National Park Service.
  
   Frank Lloyd WrightExplore architecture of Wright, including Taliesin West.
     Wright Structures   Archive of Wright's work from Boston College.
    The Wright 3   Great activities for The Wright 3.
  
Thomas FriedmanMeet Friedman & listen to audio clips.
T. Friedman Video  View this video from MITOpenCourseWare.