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Before the Black Death
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Updated: 
2018
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Common Core
Scientists have now figured out the genetic code to one of the oldest known plagues. This public radio story describes what may have been the first...
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
Common Core
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...
Are Bible Readings Ever Allowed in Public Schools?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Throughout the 20th century, the meaning of the First Amendment's establishment clause provoked debate, especially on the issue of prayer. The...
Fighting Crime in the Old West
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
This lesson focuses on issues of crime and safety with an emphasis on crime prevention. In this lesson, students take a historical look at crime-...
"At the Hands of Persons Unknown": Lynching in US
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Between 1882 and 1968, 4,743 people were lynched in the United States; over 70 percent of the victims were African-Americans. In this lesson,...
In the Courts: From Plessy to Brown
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
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Courtroom battles played a significant role in the civil rights movement. For many years, civil rights leaders waged hard-fought and carefully...
Implementing a Civic Action Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
On May 17, 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education ruled that the Constitution forbids laws segregating public schools by race...
Climate Change - What Kids Can Do
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  • English Language Arts
  • Middle School
Warrior Kids seeks to both entertain and educate children and teens. It ties into current events by having the finale take place at the 21st United...