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Jade Lintott

I'm a high school senior and am interning with the Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access for the summer of 2016.

Jade Lintott's collections

 

Geometry of Flight

This collection is a short geometry lesson supplement themed with various aspects of flight to provide real world examples; it contains pictures, videos, and practice problems (as well as links to further practice problems). It includes volume and surface area of rectangular and triangular prisms, basic Pythagorean theorem and trigonometry, and the volume and surface area of cones, cylinders, and pyramids.<br /> Goal: Students will better understand how to find the volume and surface area of rectangular and triangular prisms, basic Pythagorean theorem and trigonometry, and how to find the the volume and surface area of cones, cylinders, and pyramids.<br /> Tags: Flight, space, aeronautic, geometry, volume, surface area, rectangular prisms, triangular prisms, prism, cylinder, cone, pyramid, Pythagorean theorem, right triangles, trigonometry, sin, cos, tan
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LGBT Rights and History

This teaching collection contains resources to support a U.S. history lesson. It includes documents, videos, and websites related to the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans-, and other sexual minorities) movement. The four themes of this collection are: -People -Pride and Diversity of Experiences (reflecting a range of LGBT identities) -History, Challenges, and Accomplishments -Additional Resources
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Astronaut Life

What is life for an astronaut like? How has it changed over the years? What different kinds of challenges do they face? This topical collection describes certain problems astronauts face and follows with resources that show how people have tried to solve those problems; it includes pictures and videos. Goal: Students will be able to identify a problem, brain storm solutions, and then compare the actual answers to their solutions. Tags: space, astronaut, food, exercise, problem solving, space travel, brain storming
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A Man on the Moon, but a Woman Got Him There: The Story of Margaret Hamilton

This topical collection includes images and links that give a short biography of Margaret Hamilton, the forgotten hero of the moon landing who invented software engineering. Goal: Students will be able to synthesize the information from different sources and answer the questions at the end cohesively. Tags: Margaret Hamilton, Apollo VIII, Apollo 8, Apollo XI, Apollo 11, moon landing, computer science, software
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