Resources for Teachers and Students
Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
This Week's lesson:
Journalist deaths jump 50%, led by war-torn Ukraine
School and public libraries across the country feel intensifying scrutiny and pressure from some politicians, parents and activist groups. Activities include attempts to ban or restrict books dealing with race, gender, sexuality, bullying, assau...
If you ask millennials and Gen Z about the Holocaust, odds are they might not know what you're talking about. A study found only 44% said they could identify Auschwitz as a Nazi death camp and 63% didn't know 6 million Jews were killed in the Holocau...
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This week's word in the news: DILAPIDATED
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Before the shooting on Monday, 35 people worked at the California Terra Garden and some of them lived in a collection of dilapidated trailers and make-shift homes, where they paid $300 a month in rent, according to a company spokesperson.
The San Jose Mercury News -- 01/30/2023
Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.