Sunday, January 1, 2012

The Story of Auld Lang Syne

If you have ever wondered why people sing Auld Lang Syne on New Year's Eve, what the words mean, or even what the actual words to it are, CBS Sunday Morning has a five minute explanation for you. You can watch the video here or as embedded below.



On a more academic note, here are some 2011 year in review resources for social studies teachers.
Remember 2011 - A Map of 2011's Biggest Stories
CNN Rewinds 2011
YouTube Rewinds 2011
CNN Student News 2011 News Quiz
The Year in Google Searches
2011 In 120 Images
The Year in 60 Seconds - A Video Project Idea