Category: Classrooms

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Real-Life Star Wars

Military space stations, high-tech weapons, and soldiers in spacesuits. For years, these details have been the exclusive residents of science fiction. In the 21st century,

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Buzz Aldrin walks on the Moon (1969)

One Giant Leap

Today’s students are living in a world of technological marvels—and while they’ve probably heard of the Apollo 11 moon landing, they might not understand just

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Space, Soviets, and Sputnik

It’s the stuff of great science fiction movies, theme park rides… and real life. Nothing captivates the American imagination quite like space travel. And for

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Research List

Civil Rights Change-Makers

The March on Washington in 1963 was the largest peaceful protest in American history. More than 200,000 people gathered at the National Mall to voice

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The Art of Coping with COVID

Students aren’t always ones to share how they’re feeling—at least, not with their teachers. But that doesn’t stop us from being committed to their emotional

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