Amazing story of Iwo Jima...one of the bloodiest battles in U.S. Marine Corps History. My grandfather was there and my father walked the "sands of Iwo Jima" as the guest of the Japanese government.
Cartas desde Iwo Jima
Man on Wire ~ "A look at tightrope walker Philippe Petit's daring, but illegal, high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974, what some consider, "='the artistic crime of the century.'"
Apocalypse Now - also check out Hearts of Darkness, about the making of this film
The Longest Day ... maybe the best war movie
Letters from Iwo Jima (Japan) 2007
This site is filled with middle school math games, and is great for high achieving elementary students. Gifted kids will love this site!
Daily Math Warm Ups and Homework - great for the busy middle school teacher, easy to add into your math lesson plans, seamless routine for your students. Win-win! | maneuveringthemiddle.com
We Were Soldiers. Filmed at Fort Benning. One of the best true to fact movies made about the war in vietnam.
Great pre-algebra math centers (Beginning of year review for Algebra??)