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Thomas Edison: The Wizard of Menlo Park
1st - 6th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewWhat would change in your daily life due to a power outage? Here, learners explore the inventions brought to us by the one and only, Thomas Edison, and imagine a day without them. Scholars take part in a grand conversation and write a...
Abraham Lincoln's Crossroads
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewHistory enthusiasts participate in an interactive website that brings Abraham Lincoln to life as he shares his personal experiences between 1854-1864. Scholars listen and read carefully to form their own opinions and discover if they...
Famous Speeches: Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream"
2nd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe 1963 March on Washington, powerfully punctuated by Martin Luther King's impassioned "I Have a Dream" speech, was instrumental in passing the Civil Rights Act just one year later. A reading assignment presents the written speech...
African American Inventors
1st - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewCelebrate Black History Month with a packet of materials on African American inventors. Readers discover several inventors' character traits, their inventions, and their lives. They even have the opportunity to conduct further research...
Benjamin Franklin: In Search of a Better World
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewOf the many roles he played, Benjamin Franklin most wanted to be remembered as B. Franklin, Printer. Learners of all ages find out more about this amazing man through the activities included in the Benjamin Franklin Tercentenary Guide.
Analysis: Why It Matters That North Korea Plans to Go to the Olympics
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewNorth Korea's decision to send athletes to the 2018 Winter Olympics has eased international worries about attending the Games in PyeongChang. Read an article by the Washington Post and adapted by Newsela that sheds light on the current...
The California Gold Rush Cartoon 1849 (The Wild West)
2 mins 4th - 8th
New ReviewThere's gold in them thar hills! A short cartoon introduces middle schoolers to the California Gold Rush of 1849. The video encourages viewers to dig deeper and mine for a lode of information about gold mining, the 49ers, and the...