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Download a lesson based on political cartoons and print it out for use in your classroom. (PDF format)

This week's lesson: Best way to spend Black Friday?

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


Donald Trump’s media criticisms and provocative tweets push journalists to explore different coverage

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive


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Daily Science Webcasts


Cybersecurity - Hacker to Defender

"The school administrator gave me my own network to play with in class so I would leave her network alone."
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-- Dec 7, 2016




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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Netherlands and Belgium trade land

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

Archive of Geography quizzes

Think you know football? Ok, what's a prolate spheroid? This 10-part video series focuses on the science behind NFL football.

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

 

This week's word in the news: REGISTRY

DEFINITION:
An official written record of names or events or transactions.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
The university will not cooperate with any federal effort to create a registry of individuals based on any protected characteristics such as religion, national origin, race or sexual orientation.
The San Jose Mercury News -- 12/05/2016