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Between Two Worlds: Aleppo
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
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The civil war endangers cultural artifacts in Syria. Aleppo, Syria largest cities and one of the worlds oldest continually inhabited urban areas is...
Beyond Our Solar System
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2018
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Audio lesson on: Gravity keeps our feet on the ground, it creates a curve ball, and it can also be used to find new planets. The star at the center...
Broadcasting the Revolution from Syria
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
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Audio lesson based off NPR story: As the Syrian war continues, many Syrians are watching the war in their native country from the United States. This...
Homeland Security History: Born out of 9/11
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
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The terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 not only changed many Americans sense of security, but it also changed the organization of the security...
Courage At Ground Zero
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2018
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  • Civic Participation
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
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When the two towers of the World Trade Center were attacked on September 11, 2001 the towers collapsed in on themselves, creating a disaster area...
Themes of Belonging: Sandra Cisneros
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Sandra Cisneros writes about working class Latino life in America and has won many awards for her writing. She is best known for her book, “The House...
U.S. Apologizes for Deportation of Mexican Americans in the 1930s
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
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Pam Munoz Ryan’s novel “Esperanza Rising” tells the story of a family who leaves a life of privilege in Mexico for a migrant worker camp in...
Latinos in the Iowa Caucuses
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  • Elections
  • High School
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Iowa plays a big role in the Presidential election process because it’s the first state to cast its vote for a presidential nominee. The state is...
Economic Power of Latinos
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2018
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  • Elections
  • High School
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When Donald Trump announced he was running for President he made derogatory remarks about Mexican immigrants, characterizing them as criminals. The...
Politics Post 9/11
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2018
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The terrorist attacks on 9/11 had a dramatic impact on the political landscape in the United States. The focus shifted from domestic issues to...