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Bosnian villagers cheer as NASA lands rover on Mars

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

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

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The Green Room: Conservation for the Classroom offers lessons from the National Wildlife Federation to educate and inspire people to protect wildlife and wildlife habitat

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Today's word: constituents
Definition: The people who politicians have been elected to represent.
NASA's Space Place is a monthly column on the latest space discoveries and technologies for elementary students
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Help students better understand the science behind how vaccines are developed and work within the body with We Engage 4 Health’s comic-style story complete with hands on activities for all age levels

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Daily Science Audio webcasts: An exclusive partnership with Pulse of the Planet, updated daily 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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NASA's Night Sky Network

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


How well do you keep up with the world around you? Take this week’s quiz to test your knowledge of recent national and world events.

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Governors blamed in vaccine rollouts

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This week's word in the news: CONSTITUENTS

DEFINITION:
The people who politicians have been elected to represent.


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Backlash to Cruz’s trip came from far and wide, as many online questioned how the senator could aid his constituents while traveling out of the country.
Austin American-Statesman -- 02/22/2021




Bosnian villagers cheer as NASA lands rover on Mars

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

Archive of Geography quizzes

Texas power blackouts show a wider risk facing other U.S. areas

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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.

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