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How well do you keep up with the world around you? Take this week’s quiz to test your knowledge of recent national and world events.

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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: Artist fired after cartoons rejected

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


Dismissal of Trump-satirizing newspaper cartoonist raises concerns and stirs an outcry

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Daily Science Webcasts


Daily Science Audio webcasts: An exclusive partnership with Pulse of the Planet, updated daily with two-minute sound portraits of Planet Earth. Tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide, blending interviews with extraordinary natural sounds.

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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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Name deal stirs up Greece and ‘North’ Macedonia

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.

 

This week's word in the news: COHERENT

DEFINITION:
Orderly; logically connected; consistent.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
“He was very coherent,” Hamilton said.
The Denver Post -- 06/18/2018