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Friday News Dump: House GOP Report Debunks Benghazi Theories

Discussion prompts & video archive.



Nicaragua to start building canal next month

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

Archive of Geography quizzes

Here comes the holiday shopping frenzy – with resistance to Thanksgiving Day sales

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



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

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Thanksgiving - Foods

The first Thanksgiving probably bore the markings of a traditional American Indian meal.
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-- Nov 27, 2014


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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 is the reality about immigration?

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This week's word in the news: DE RIGUEUR 

DEFINITION:
Strictly required, as by etiquette, usage, or fashion.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Multicourse meals based on a book’s theme is de rigueur for one group, while black authors and characters spark the discussion in another.
The Miami Herald -- 11/24/2014