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Creativity & Inspiration
Videos Cleese, Jobs, Mitra, IB
Video2 Chomsky, Gilbert &
What if Money didn't matter ?
Video3 SHOCKING! The real purpose of your life!
FLOW, The SECRET to Happiness, How I fell in love with a FISH.
Video4 How a boy became an ARTIST
Infinite Thinking MACHINE
Video5 Shane Koyczan: "To This Day" ... for the bullied and beautiful.
Ken Robinson says SCHOOL KILLS CREATIVITY
What will be OBSOLETE in 2020
Video6 Dr Eric Topol & the SMART future Health care
Why Education in Finland Works
Finland's Revolutionary Education System
Flashmob, Jane Goodall
George Lucas Visual Literacy Martin Scorsese Visual Literacy
Video9 Ramsey Musallam Curiosity Comes First
Video10 Benjamin Zander: The transformative power of classical music
Articles & Seminars
Lifestyles of the LARGE and EXTINCT
New 26,000-pound dinosaur discovery was Earth's largest Dinosaur Ever
If humans had lived 200 million years ago, they would have marveled at the largest dinosaur of its time. It's name means "a giant thunderclap at dawn."
The recently discovered fossil of a new dinosaur species in South Africa revealed a relative of the brontosaurus that weighed 26,000 pounds, about double the size of a large African elephant.
Laugh At The World's Funniest Dinosaur Jokes
What does a triceratops sit on?
Watch the Video - 9 Interesting Facts about Dinosaurs Great for Note taking.
Read the Book
This is a fabulous book for Kindergarten and Stage 1. It also provides a great stimulus for creative writing and thinking for older grades. The illustrations are fabulous and great for artwork stimulus.
Signing for deaf
Art for Kids Hub - How to Draw Dinosaurs Videos
Building a dinosaur from a chicken - Jack Horner
Renowned paleontologist Jack Horner has spent his career trying to reconstruct a dinosaur. He's found fossils with extraordinarily well-preserved blood vessels and soft tissues, but never intact DNA. So, in a new approach, he's taking living descendants of the dinosaur (chickens) and genetically engineering them to reactivate ancestral traits — including teeth, tails, and even hands — to make a "Chickenosaurus."
(Take notes and write a report - Stage 3 and 4)
Amazing Dinosaurs for KIDS
See CUTE dinosaur babies born and watch take their first clumsy steps. Little tiny Brontosaurus babies run around their family herd triceratops teens play in a field. See FUNNY dinosaur falls and GROSS dinosaur sneezes. Watch a prehistoric squirrel outsmart the dinosaurs chasing him. Have FUN watching dinosaurs DANCE!
Walking with Dinosaurs Watch the Trailer 2013 Movie (1.27m)
BBC Earth Website - Amazing facts and imagery about Dinosaurs, great imagery and ticking extinction clocks. - Fabulous. Some trailers are also online at this site.
Bill Nye The Science Guy - S01E03 Dinosaurs
We can dish the real dirt about dinosaurs, thanks to fossils -- traces of theses astonishing animals. Dinosaurs did not print newspapers. They did not take family snapshots or videos 65 million years ago. The only proof scientists have of dinosaurs is their fossils, especially bones. Great Video.
Don't forget to make the dinosaur bone fossil.
Cut a bone out of sponge.
Mix 100ml of salt to 250ml of water
Put sand into bowl
Bury the bone in the sand
Pour the salt over the bone.