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Mill wall, East London ~ The association with Cockney and the East End in the public imagination may be due to many people assuming that Bow Bells are to be found in the district of Bow, rather than the lesser known St Mary-le-Bow church. Thus while all East Enders are Cockneys, not all Cockneys are East Enders.

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from Mail Online

The study found that Britain can be divided into 17 distinct genetic 'clans', as shown in the map above

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Look at how homes and communities have changed in the past 100 years. The project includes a local history study, a comparison of Victorian homes and lifestyles with modern day and an insight into the period’s inventions.

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BBC Interactive History Website for Kids- LOVE this! just checked out the greek part. has interactive activities for the students. Would work well for a search and find vocabulary project. (mythological vocabulary is a 4th grade standard in georgia)

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Romeo's priest probably tried letting him know, too...too bad Romeo didn't think to check his phone before heading to the apothecary #Shakespeare

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Barbican, London - "An architectural and urban planning marvel. I'm enthralled by its history, its cultural impact and its ability to remain relevant over the years. Truly ahead of its time."

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The modern personal computer as we know it is only a recent invention - see how this technology has evolved since the first computer was created
from Scoop.it

The modern personal computer as we know it is only a recent invention - see how this technology has evolved since the first computer was created

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immigrants from Denmark, Netherlands, and Germany spoke a cluster of related dialects falling within the Germanic branch of the Indo-European language family. Their language began to develop its own distinctive features in isolation from the continental Germanic languages, and by 600 A.D. had developed into what we call Old English or Anglo-Saxon, covering the territory of most of modern England.

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