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



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Tap the wealth of information in your newspaper as a teaching tool:



War-torn Yemen facing famine

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

Archive of Geography quizzes

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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This week's word in the news: OPAQUE

DEFINITION:
Hard to understand; not clear or lucid; obscure.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
The Herald described how money routed through opaque offshore companies and then funneled into South Florida real estate was distorting the market by pushing up prices, especially for luxury waterfront condos.
The Miami Herald -- 02/13/2017