Announcements for Dec 06, 2022

Advantages of the classroom eEdition!

Your students live in a digital world. The eEdition of The Reading Eagle is an excellent interactive tool that helps you and your students meet technology and core curriculum learning objectives.

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Traci Arnold
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Online Extras (Updated every Monday)

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

This Week's lesson:
Hawaii’s Mauna Loa erupts for first time in 38 years

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This Week's lesson:

Holiday tech gifts: See what's new, clever and affordable

Tech devices and accessories that you get or give this season can be practical as well as cool. Choices of digital gadgets and electronic diversions get more imaginative, portable and interactive each year. Check out a sampling of new phone acce...

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Tap the wealth of information in your newspaper as a teaching tool:

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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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This Week's lesson:

Why don't more streaming services debut their films in theaters?


Movie theaters are no longer the main way to release a new movie, like Netflix's “Knives Out” sequel "Glass Onion." The film made an estimated $13 million in a one-week limited theatrical run and is headed to streaming before Christmas. But, experts ...

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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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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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This Week's lesson:

Can Earth handle 8 billion people?

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This week's word in the news: DEMOTION

DEFINITION:

A compulsory reduction in an employee's rank or job title within the organizational hierarchy of a company, public service department, or other body.

FOUND IN THE NEWS:
The Aug. 22 complaint from five current and former female employees alleges discrimination; wrongful termination or demotion; harassment and intimidation; pay inequities; and other things.
The Dayton Daily News -- 12/05/2022

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

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