Category Archives: World


World News Quiz: Panama papers and new struggles for migrants


Give students this fun, 5-minute quiz to review major international news events from the past week! Continue reading


World News Quiz: St. Patrick’s Day and a Russian surprise


This week, the Irish prime minister visited the White House, Russia made a surprising move and puppies ruled the Internet (again). Take our 5-minute world quiz on this and more. Continue reading


World News Quiz: Was a mystery solved in Mozambique?


Give students this fun, 5-minute quiz rounding up the week’s world news to see how much they paid attention. Continue reading

Holocaust Memorial Berlin, Germany. Via Wikimedia Commons

Holocaust Remembrance Day resource collection


May 5, 2016, is Holocaust Remembrance Day or Yom HaShoah. The following collection is designed to provide teachers with rich and meaningful resources on the…read more

The continuing violence in Syria has led many to choose to flee their homes for refugee camps in bordering countries, like this one in Mafraq, Jordan. These camps are only a temporary solution for refugees, but the international community is unsure of what to do next.

World News Quiz: Troubles in Britain and letters from a pope


Give students this fun, 5-minute news quiz to see how much they paid attention to world news this week. Continue reading

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