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Bird or Dinosaur?

Investigation of Archaeopteryx, an animal whose fossilized remains first led scientists to suggest that birds and dinosaurs are related, takes learners through a consideration of all the things that make a bird a bird and a dinosaur a dinosaur. Richly

GRADECAM (WWW.GRADECAM.COM)

This image-recognition software, paired with an inexpensive Web or document camera, delivers a low-cost software alternative to expensive OMR scanning machines. GradeCam instantly grades multiple-choice tests and automatically records the scores in a teacher’s existing electronic grade book. GradeCam allows teachers to enter scores for all student work—graded tests, quizzes, and credit/no credit assignments, for example—by swiping papers under a camera instead of entering the data by hand. GradeCam forms can be printed from the software and reproduced, and may be filled in with any pen or pencil. Price: $3/student for school license; $2/student for district license Category: assessment

GRADESPEED SIS

The GradeSpeed SIS allows districts to easily manage and track all their school data, including schedules, student data, and parent communications. GradeSpeed SIS lets administrators submit state reports and design school schedules while it allows teachers to manage grades and provide progress reports to parents. In addition, parents and students have real-time access to assignments, grades, and teacher communication tools. Price: Contact company for pricing. Category: student information system

All About Birds

All About Birds One of the great attractions of this site is the ability to listen to the birds. Each bird is categorized with a picture, description, its cry, conservation status and "Cool Facts." There are tips for attracting birds as well as identifying them. Students can become actively involved

Bird in a Cage

 This is an online version of the famous "bird in a cage" illusion caused by a lingering afterimage. An additional image creates a "stars and stripes" illusion, illustrating the same effect. Stare for 20 seconds at a bird of a

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Boyhood Bravery: Andrew Wilson, Grade 12, Riverview hih School, Sarasota, FL (high school runner up)

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Our pride: Josh Hettrick, Grade 10, Daniel HS, Madison, CT (high school runner up)