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Skyview, SoHi student council hold joint meetings

...schools decided in the summer to combine forces and meet jointly during the school year. Lana Syverson, SoHi U.S. History teacher and activities director, said the idea to combine the meetings came from discussions she had with Skyview teacher...
Cook Inlet Tribal Council to share culture, educate youth through video games

...make its educational impact, Gershenfeld said. The game's idea came from a popular board game two middle school history teachers had created and used in their classes for at least five years. The video game will digitalize board game, Benz...
Soldotna Middle School Transitions Program helps with new school

...he said. "When school starts, they know what to do and the rules," Dwyer said. Sheilah-Margaret Pothast, a history teacher at the school, said the busy two day program has give the kids a little extra boost. "It is a big deal," she...

...from high school but just haven't found much use for it since then.Aeschylus reminds me of my ninth-grade world history teacher. Mrs. Dykes had a way of making us remember history whether we wanted to or not.When we studied that the other two...
Stone soars with well-cast 'Savages'

...Stone has long been considered one of the most controversial filmmakers of his generation. Whether he's annoying history teachers with the slick, but factually suspect "JFK," or horrifying the rest of us with the slick, yet utterly reprehensible...
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All governments' politico-religious journeys

...with the politico-religious beliefs that each candidate or party was espousing. I do remember my exact words to my history teacher when I told her it did not make any difference who got elected as they all have the same end game plans of control...
Movie review: Superb acting just the start in 'Lincoln'

...Seeing a movie like "Lincoln" makes me wish that I had the extensive knowledge of my father, a Civil War buff and history teacher, at my fingers. Even with my own limited knowledge of the era, I could tell that the research was meticulous...
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Around the District

...In all three central peninsula high schools the 10th grade language arts teachers worked with the 10th grade world history teachers on a project involving the book Animal Farm. At Kenai and Skyview the music classes performed live for a children's...
Nikiski Middle-High School, fixing their caps, joking around and jostling each other before the evening ceremony. Finally Bob Bird, a history teacher at the high school, stood on top of a bench to get everyone's attention and cajoled them into lining up. As the...
Romney, Ironman favored for president by Nikiski Middle/High students

...Bird's class yesterday we were discussing this and I said I would cut it out myself and I would." Bob Bird, a history teacher at Nikiski Middle-High School, has been incorporating the convention into his curriculum since 1984. After each...


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