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Juneteenth, a new national holiday, marks slavery's end after the Civil War

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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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Chocolate makers protected from lawsuit over child slavery in Ivory Coast

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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Do all Americans pay a fair share?

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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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This week's word in the news: GROUNDWORK

DEFINITION:
To do work in preparation for work that will be done later; preparation made beforehand.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Pence served as Donald Trump’s vice president and since his former boss’ electoral defeat in November has seemingly been laying the groundwork for a potential White House run.
The Atlanta Journal Constitution -- 06/21/2021