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Gulf Coast States React To Growing Cases Of Zika Virus

Discussion prompts & video archive.


NBC Learn and the National Science Foundation have teamed up to produce a 6-part video series that explores how atoms and molecules thousands times smaller than the width of a human hair can be used to create technology for the future.

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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.

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Undrinkable water in Flint, Mich., is a signal of health risks from old lead pipes in other cities

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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: How did Flint's water get poisoned?

The Cartoons for the Classroom Caption Contest will return with the September 14 lesson!

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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.


Police raid elderly bridge players in Thailand

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


Strokes - Collaterals

After a stroke, a specialized network of blood vessels redirects the flow of blood in the brain.
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-- Feb 12, 2016


This week's word in the news: TRANSITIONAL

DEFINITION:

Relating to or characterized by transition; "adolescence is a transitional stage between childhood and adulthood"

FOUND IN THE NEWS:
The 100 or so residents watching at The Crossing, a transitional shelter in northwest Denver, began to dance.
The Denver Post -- 02/08/2016

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