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Nordic countries extend military alliance in face of Russian aggression

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

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


A mighty beast deserves to get back the name Brontosaurus, scientists say

-- 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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Download a lesson based on political cartoons and print it out for use in your classroom. (PDF format)

This week's lesson: Would no video mean no charges?

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A set of weekly educational activities geared toward younger readers

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This week's word in the news: INDIVIDUALIZED

DEFINITION:
To modify to suit the wishes or needs of a particular individual


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
That individualized attention is a far cry from the approach the company has taken with past products, even with the Apple Store's focus on customer service.
The San Jose Mercury News -- 04/13/2015