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State's Teachers Union Pushes for Suspension of Kindergarten Tests
States continue to debate the implementation of Common Core-aligned tests in its schools. One particular state called on their board of education to suspend its Kindergarten Readiness Assessments program.
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We've gathered up lesson plans to help students learn the Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol.
Five 'A Christmas Carol' Lessons for the Classroom Christmas time is here, and there are plenty of ways that teachers can bring the holidays...
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Winter Lessons: A blizzard of classroom activities to celebrate the winter solstice!
A Blizzard of Winter Lessons Brrr! Winter is in the air! To help you celebrate the start of the winter season, we have shoveled up more than 50...
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Grade 5-12 students learn about epidemics and pandemics, as well as vaccines and precautions that can prevent infections such as influenza.
The Flu in Context: Epidemics, Vaccines and Prevention Subjects Science Health Grade 5-12 Brief Description Students learn about...
Students will be fascinated to know not every new year is celebrated on January 1. Teach them about the start of the year around the world.
Video Round Up: New Year Celebrations Around the World Students will be fascinated to know not every new year is celebrated on January 1. New Year...
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Winter is approaching, and Education World has you covered with activities for students in and out of the classroom. The following activities have...
Six Winter Activities for the Classroom Winter is approaching, and Education World has you covered with activities for students in and out of...
A world of activities and websites focused on traditions and holidays celebrated by people all over the globe.
Christmas Around the World: Lessons and Activities A world of activities and websites focused on traditions and holidays celebrated by people all...
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Hanukkah is almost here, and alongside those who celebrate the holiday, teachers will be bringing Hanukkah into their classrooms as well. Education...
Five Hanukkah Lesson Plans for Teachers Hanukkah is almost here, and alongside those who celebrate the holiday, teachers will be bringing Hanukkah...
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Struggling to get your students to vary their reading choices? Book Buffet may be used to introduce your students to a variety of literature in a...
Book Buffet Subjects Language Arts Literature Grades 3-5 6-8 9-12 Brief Description Struggling to get your students...
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Education World has gathered ten writing prompts that teachers can use in the classroom.
Ten Writing Prompts for December This winter, teachers will want to bring the season into the classroom, and one way to do so is through writing...
With this activity, kids research the origins and history of Christmas online.
The Real Story of Christmas With this activity, kids research the origins and history of Christmas. Click for a PDF (portable document...