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Terrorists attack in Kuwait, France and Tunisia

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:


Flag lowering: S.C. church attack widens opposition to Confederate symbol

-- 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: Are we producing a war sequel?

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

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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: LANDFALL

DEFINITION:
The reaching of land by an oceanic storm or a part, especially the eye, of a storm.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
We now enter our 10th year since then and still not a single hurricane has had a Florida landfall.
The Palm Beach Post -- 06/22/2015