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Akron Symphony
Dontinos Fine Italian Cuisine
Weathervane Playhouse
Hartville Chocolate Factory
Spaghetti Warehouse
Suncrest Gardens
Saffron Patch
DeVore's Hopocan Gardens
Stricklands
White House Chicken
Lucky Shoes
Luigi's
New Era
Longhorn Steakhouse
Vionic Shoes
New Balance Shoes
Fred's Diner
Coventry Diner
The Cafe in Stow
Long's Shoes
Frank's Place
The Akron Zoo
Akron Children's Hospital
The Peanut Shoppe
Rubber City McDonalds
Wendys
Hartville Hardware
Akron Symphony
Dontinos Fine Italian Cuisine
Weathervane Playhouse
Hartville Chocolate Factory
Spaghetti Warehouse
Suncrest Gardens
Saffron Patch
DeVore's Hopocan Gardens
Stricklands
White House Chicken
Lucky Shoes
Luigi's
New Era
Longhorn Steakhouse
Vionic Shoes
New Balance Shoes
Fred's Diner
Coventry Diner
The Cafe in Stow
Long's Shoes
Frank's Place
The Akron Zoo
Akron Children's Hospital
The Peanut Shoppe
Rubber City McDonalds
Wendys
Hartville Hardware
Akron Symphony
Dontinos Fine Italian Cuisine
Weathervane Playhouse
Hartville Chocolate Factory
Spaghetti Warehouse
Suncrest Gardens
Saffron Patch
DeVore's Hopocan Gardens
Stricklands
White House Chicken
Lucky Shoes
Luigi's
New Era
Longhorn Steakhouse
Vionic Shoes
New Balance Shoes
Fred's Diner
Coventry Diner
The Cafe in Stow
Long's Shoes
Frank's Place

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

This Week's lesson:
Finland is still the ‘happiest’ nation

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This Week's lesson:

Hacking and privacy concerns bring changes to Internet-linked cameras and speakers for home monitoring

It seems inevitable that second thoughts would arise about the privacy tradeoff of using an Internet-connected camera for home security or convenience. Concern spread after newscast videos showed people startled by pranksters' voices on their Am...

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NASA's Night Sky Network

A monthly column on the latest space discoveries and technologies for elementary students (Updated Monthly)

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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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This Week's lesson:

Counterfeit coronavirus test kits seized


U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents seized counterfeit coronavirus test kits at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport last week. The fake tests came from the U.K. The seizure also included counterfeit tests for other diseases and infections, l...

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

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Take a behind the scenes view as athletes prepare for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic & Paralympic as this 10-part series explores key areas in STEM.

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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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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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This Week's lesson:

Laughing at the ‘end of the world’

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

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This week's word in the news: IMPROMPTU

DEFINITION:

Made or done without previous preparation;suddenly or hastily prepared;improvised.

FOUND IN THE NEWS:
The order even allows liquor stores and recreational cannabis dispensaries to remain open for business should the second week of impromptu homeschooling create an essential need.
The Chicago Tribune -- 03/23/2020

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