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Stephen Colbert's Epic Interview With Smaug The Dragon

Discussion prompts & video archive.



Ebola wipes out Christmas in Sierra Leone

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

Archive of Geography quizzes

Holiday tech gifts include new phone gadgets, app-driven robot, LEGO Technic, Skylanders tablet game

-- 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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Large Numbers

As consumers, are we unconsciously influenced by the size of a number?
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-- Dec 18, 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: Does news media focus on violence?

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This week's word in the news: IMPISH

DEFINITION:
Resembling an imp; mischievous.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Cocking her head with an impish grin, 6-year-old Francisca Ajtum gives her holiday voice a spin at home in Florida City.
The Miami Herald -- 12/15/2014