Great Men and Women of the World

To add a great thinker, click on New Page (and choose "Use a template"). The template is called "greatpeople"
Name it the name of the person about whom you are writing.
Add a tag: world greats. It will then automatically appear in the list below.

Student Writings

Writing Plus

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Puppet Shows
Teacher, Louise Morgan had her second graders show their knowledge of Martin Luther King, Jr. by writing their own scripts, which they later recorded using their iPad apps. (Double click on each video to start the show.)

Frank Lloyd Wright and his work in Japan

Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story. Feature length documentary tells the story of the Asahi baseball team in pre- WWII Vancouver, Canada, and what happened after the war started.

Sleeping Tigers: The Asahi Baseball Story by Jari Osborne, National Film Board of Canada

Trailer (in Japanese) for December 2014 movie release.