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Ebola outbreak lesson plan

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction The Ebola outbreak in Western Africa has already claimed the lives of thousands since its…read more

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Labor Day lesson plans and resources

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Looking for powerful Labor Day lesson plans and resources? Help students understand the history of the labor movement and its relevance today. Continue reading

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News quiz: How much do you know about this school year’s biggest stories? (paper version)

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A lot has happened in the world since the end of the last school year. With summer vacation just around the corner, test your students…read more

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Heidi’s dilemma

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By Tina Yalen, NBCT, Early Adolescence: Social Studies/History Introduction Use this powerful lesson plan to help students authentically understand the ethical challenges faced by non-Jewish…read more

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Human rights and the Olympic Games part 2: Playing politics at the Olympic Games

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Introduction Use this lesson to teach students about the important role human rights and activism has played in the Olympics. Subjects History, English language arts,…read more

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