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Algorithms determine the price of plane tickets

Discussion prompts & video archive.


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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Enhance vocabulary and written/verbal skills with over 2,500 pages of puzzles, themed features, word lists, SAT, ACT test prep and word games.

Created by:
Jan and Carey Cook

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

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive


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


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

Archive of Geography quizzes


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


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Daily Science Webcasts


Cybersecurity - Hacking the Grid

A frightening new aspect of cybercrime is just beginning to emerge.
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-- Dec 8, 2016


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

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