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Remembering the Holocaust

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

Conclusion and Credits

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

The Explosion

Geoff Bird
This 11-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the First World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

Introduction

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

Next Steps to Win the War

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

Machines of the Air War

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

B61, Stephanie revisits the five-tall Towers problem (work view), Grade 4, February 6, 1992, raw footage

Carolyn Alexander Maher
This one-on-one interview between Researcher Carolyn Maher and Stephanie is a 48-minute discussion that occurred in the 4th grade on the day after Stephanie and her partner, Dana, worked in their classroom on building towers of height five, selecting from two colors of Unifix cubes. The session opens with Researcher Maher asking Stephanie how she and Dana worked together on the problem. Stephanie describes how she would build a tower, and Dana would build its...

The Great Equalizer

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

Royal Canadian Legion

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

B60, Milin and Michael classwork of the five-tall towers problem (work view), Grade 4, Feb 6, 1992, raw footage

Carolyn Alexander Maher
The fourth grade class was divided into pairs to work on a Towers problem on February 6, 1992. At the beginning of the session, there are two sheets of paper posted on the board with the following statement:“Building TowersYour group has two colors of Unifix cubes for building towers. Work together and make as many different towers as you can that are five cubes high. See if you and your partner can plan a good...

B65, Jeff and Michelle classwork of the five-tall Towers problem (work view), Grade 4, Feb 6, 1992, raw footage

Carolyn Alexander Maher
The fourth grade class was divided into pairs to work on a Towers problem on February 6, 1992. At the beginning of the session, there are two sheets of paper posted on the board with the following statement:“Building TowersYour group has two colors of Unifix cubes for building towers. Work together and make as many different towers as you can that are five cubes high. See if you and your partner can plan a good...

B64, Stephanie third of three interview sessions when she used a case-based method for all heights below and including four-tall Towers problems (work view), Grade 4, March 6, 1992, raw footage

Carolyn Alexander Maher
This one-on-one interview between Researcher Carolyn Maher and Stephanie was an 85-minute discussion that occurred in the 4th grade about two weeks after Stephanie’s second interview with researcher Maher in that same school year. Prior to this interview and after the second interview Stephanie was given a home assignment to solve the four-tall towers problem, selecting from two colors of Unifix cubes, using her “new method” by cases that she had used to partly solve...

B62, Stephanie's and Milin's second of three interview sessions and Michelle's second of two interview sessions revisiting five-tall Towers and other heights (work view), Grade 4, Feb 21, 1992, raw footage

Carolyn Alexander Maher
This raw footage consists of three separate interviews in one video. The first with Stephanie, the second with Michelle, and the third with Milin.The interview with Stephanie and Researcher Maher was the second of three individual interviews that occurred in the 4th grade on February 21, 1992. Stephanie brought with her papers of the work she did at home on the six-tall Towers problem: How many different six-tall towers can be made selecting from two...

Interview with Alice Kessler-Harris

June Cross & Alice Kessler-Harris
Alice Kessler-Harris was a Professor of History (1990-1999) and Director of Women’s Studies Program (1990-1995) at Rutgers, New Brunswick. Previously, she was an instructor at Douglass College from 1964 to 1965, and she completed her Ph.D. at Rutgers University in 1968. She is now the R. Gordon Hoxie Professor of American History at Columbia University and specializes in American labor history and comparative and interdisciplinary exploration of women and gender She is also Professor Emerita...

Mennonite Conscientious Objectors

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

Mobilizing for War

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

German Prisoners of War

Geoff Bird
This 16-part series features stories from sites of memory in Canada related to the Second World War. Conversation kits that include discussion questions and activities for students and the public, along with web links and ideas for additional resources are available for each story and accessible online. Please note, each vignette opens with 20 seconds of silence.

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