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Week of February 21, 2015
You'll never need to worry about checking the clock in your classroom again. This clock robot writes down the time on a whiteboard. Watch it in action in a video posted to Today Box.
You've never seen silly putty or magnets in action like this! Watch this magnetic silly putty eat a rare Earth magnet in this video clip.
Take a trip to Chicago's Union Station and witness one of the best pranks ever - a secret ball pit door.
Three cheers for dominoes! Visit the Brattleboro Museum of Art in Vermont for their annual domino toppling. See 27,134 dominoes topple over in this short video.
Fly high in the sky with black vultures in New Jersey in this stop motion video produced by ornithologist Dennis Hlysnksy.
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Bullying can have long term impact on mental health. These days parents don’t just have to watch for traditional bullying such as physical violence, taunts and social exclusion, we also have to monitor for cyber-bullying. If bullying happens, how can you help?
If you had asked someone this time last year to explain “social distancing,” what would they have said? As we all know, adults weren’t the only ones who had to make adjustments when the pandemic began: Kids around the world were thrust into remote schooling situations, moved playdates exclusively to video calls, and were encouraged to wear face masks in public.