Announcements for Apr 24, 2024

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

This Week's lesson:
Thousands protest mass tourism in Spain’s Canary Islands

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This Week's lesson:

New book explores mental health impact of 'the phone-based childhood'

A prominent psychologist links rising rates of depression and anxiety among U.S. adolescents to the spread of social media and smartphone use. In a month-old book, Jonathan Haidt of New York University looks into what he calls "the rapid decline of a...

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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:

Seaweed microbots could one day treat cancer, researcher says


Researchers at the Technological University of Munich TUM are pioneering seaweed microrobots, revolutionizing medicine with their ability to navigate cell networks and stimulate individual cells for potential disease treatments. Led by Berna Ozkale E...

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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 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:

How to pick a jury to judge Trump?

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This week's word in the news: DETRIMENTAL

DEFINITION:

Causing harm or damage.

FOUND IN THE NEWS:
With the A’s relocation process in motion, if the court found SB1 to be unconstitutional, it would be detrimental to the team and all parties involved in the stadium process, according to the A’s.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal -- 04/22/2024

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

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