Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.►Archive of Geography quizzes
NBC Learn, in partnership with he National Science Foundation, explores the science, technology, engineering and math found in current events. This 7-week series helps connect fundamental STEM topics to real-world news stories.
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Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.
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Daily Science Webcasts
Thanks to DNA testing, scientists are learning that the majority of micororganisms in soil are fungi which bring vital elements to plant life.
-- Oct 30, 2014
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.
NASA's Space Place
A monthly column on the latest space discoveries and technologies for elementary students