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Malaysia hunts North Koreans in assassination

Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

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Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.

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The Green Room: Conservation for the Classroom offers lessons from the National Wildlife Federation to educate and inspire people to protect wildlife and wildlife habitat

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Today's word: mock
Definition: Pretended; sham; counterfeit.
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NBC Learn, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, examines the vital connections between water, food and energy in the human water cycle.

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Predicting Disease Which Animal, Which Country

Why is it that diseases emerge from some species and not from others?
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This week's word in the news: MOCK

DEFINITION:
Pretended; sham; counterfeit.


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One Twitter user said, ‘‘After the terrible events #lastnightinSweden, IKEA have sold out of this’’ and posted a mock Ikea instruction manual on how to build a ‘‘Border Wall.’’
The Boston Globe -- 02/20/2017




Malaysia hunts North Koreans in assassination

Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

Archive of Geography quizzes

A big U.S. employment challenge comes from automation, not just foreign competition

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The National Wildlife Federation lesson plans are designed to introduce students to life science, ecology, wildlife biology, scientific identification and observation. All lesson plans are aligned to the National Science Education Standards and organized by grade level.

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