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WOW in the Sky: The Total Solar Eclipse (AKA When the Moon Photobombs the Sun)
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
On Wow in the World, NPR’s podcast for curious kids, we share stories about real things happening in the world of science, technology and innovation...
Text to Self Connections- Zombie Kid Tries Something New
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  • Reading Standards for Fiction
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Common Core
Have you downloaded Zombie Kid Tries Something New? Looking for an easy lesson plan to go along with your classroom book? Look no further! This...
Activity sheet to teach kids to be eco-friendly
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
This fun, brightly-coloured activity sheet aims to help young children (Kindergarten - Year 3) to develop an environmental conscience and sustainable...
Democracy in America, “Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy”
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
This program explores the crucial role of strategy in the two-stage electoral campaign system; the opportunities for citizens to choose, organize,...
Immigration
Core Knowledge 
Updated: 
2020
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Common Core
Immigration investigates the history of immigration to America in the 1800s and early 1900s and the reasons why so many people left their home...
Early Civilizations of the Americas
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Common Core
In this Grade 1 Core Knowledge History and Geography unit Early Civilizations of the Americas , students explore several different, powerful...
World History and Geography Book Recommendations
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Over the past five years, some of the world's most prominent authors have spoken about their new books at Carnegie Council. From these thinkers, we...
Recommended Books on Genocide and Intervention
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
How do we prevent genocide? When does one have the right and moral obligation to intervene to stop mass violence? The books on this webpage offer...
Recommended Books on Ethics and War
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
From antiquity to today, certain questions concerning ethics and war have remained persistent. These books allow students to analyze how and why we...
Talking to Kids about Tragedies in the News
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  • Mental, Emotional and Social Health
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Talking to Children about Terrorist Attacks and School and Community Shootings in the News This guide offers insight and suggestions for how to...