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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: What does GOP want for health care?

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


Climate data from 2016 shows need to reduce fossil fuel emissions, experts say

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive


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Daily Science Webcasts


Hemp - A Much Regulated Plant 24Jan17

Can you guess the origin of the word "canvas"?
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-- Jan 24, 2017




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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Former Gambian president goes into exile

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

Archive of Geography quizzes

NBC Learn, in partnership with Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Productions, chronicles World War II history and the innovations behind the war’s greatest aircraft.

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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: TABLEAU

DEFINITION:
A picturesque grouping of persons or objects; a striking scene.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
More than 600 “sister marches” were planned around the world, and plenty of men were part of the tableau, too.
The Detroit News -- 01/23/2017