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Crowd angered by lockdowns calls for China's Xi to step down

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The news media shape how we see and understand the world around us. With its new video series, NBCU Academy takes a deep dive into what it means to be in a journalist today, how the industry is evolving, and how the next generation can help.

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NASA's Night Sky Network

A monthly column on the latest space discoveries and technologies for elementary students (Updated Monthly)

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World Cup soccer tournament in Qatar draws global attention for a month

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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: Can Earth handle 8 billion people?

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


Qatar hosts the World Cup and controversy

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:


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Science Webcasts


Science Audio webcasts: An exclusive partnership with Pulse of the Planet, updated with two-minute sound portraits of Planet Earth. Tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide, blending interviews with extraordinary natural sounds.

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This week's word in the news: AMNESTY

DEFINITION:

A forgetting or overlooking of any past offense, especially to a class of persons as a whole.

FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Musk said he would grant “amnesty” for suspended accounts and causing yet more uncertainty for users.
The San Jose Mercury News -- 11/28/2022

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