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Questions for: ‘In a Montana Bear Attack, Lessons on Hope, Survival and First Aid’

Questions for: ‘In a Montana Bear Attack, Lessons on Hope, Survival and First Aid’ | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
What did Mr. Orr do when the female grizzly attacked the first time? What about the second time?
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Is Your Family Stressed, Tired and Rushed?

Is Your Family Stressed, Tired and Rushed? | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Do both your parents or guardians work? How stressed is your family as a whole? What do you think would make life better for all of you?
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News Q's | Education Gap Between Rich and Poor Is Growing Wider

News Q's | Education Gap Between Rich and Poor Is Growing Wider | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
What statistics in this article surprised or interested you most? Why?
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Click on the article link to read the actual article.  This page has an introduction and questions.  
I think this would lead to great discussion. 

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Text to Text | 'Why Do Americans Stink at Math?' and 'How to Make Math Meaningful'

Text to Text | 'Why Do Americans Stink at Math?' and 'How to Make Math Meaningful' | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
What are the best ways to teach and learn mathematics?
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I love the text comparison articles. 

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Why world maps are misleading

Why world maps are misleading | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Audio and Video content on Economist.com requires a browser that can handle iFrames. MAPS of the world have the impossible task of portraying the Earth—a...
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Map Projection Bias

 

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6 Q's About the News | Change Comes to a Los Angeles Neighborhood

6 Q's About the News | Change Comes to a Los Angeles Neighborhood | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
How is one Los Angeles neighborhood’s gentrification a cause for celebration, according to the author of this Op-Ed essay?
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Learning From Animal Friendships

Learning From Animal Friendships | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Interspecies interactions are all over YouTube. Yes, they’re cute, but are they useful to scientists?
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The Forgotten Female Programmers Who Created Modern Tech

The Forgotten Female Programmers Who Created Modern Tech | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
The Innovators, Walter Isaacson's new book, tells the stories of the people who created modern computers. Women, who are now a minority in computer science, played an outsize role in that history.
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Women in programming

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The Learning Myth: Why I'll Never Tell My Son He's Smart

The Learning Myth: Why I'll Never Tell My Son He's Smart | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
By: Salman Khan
Join the #YouCanLearnAnything movement



My 5-year-­old son has just started reading. Every night, we lie on his bed and he reads a short book to me. Inevitably, he’ll hit a
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The New Face of Hunger

The New Face of Hunger | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Why are people malnourished in the richest country on Earth?
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This is reflected in Lee's Summit and other suburbs.

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The 2014 Ebola outbreak

The 2014 Ebola outbreak | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
The deadliest Ebola outbreak in recorded history is happening right now. The outbreak is unprecedented both in infection numbers and in geographic scope. And so far, it's been a long battle that doesn't appear to be slowing down.
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Great explanation of the Ebola outbreak.  Think communicable disease unit in Health.

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One of these three vehicles will be NASA's spacecraft of the future

One of these three vehicles will be NASA's spacecraft of the future | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Sometime in the next month, NASA will decide which vehicle it'll use to carry astronauts to the space station.
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Which vehicle would you choose.  Space exploration

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How Well Do You Know Your Neighbors?

How Well Do You Know Your Neighbors? | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Do they play an important role in your life or in your family’s social network?
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Skills and Strategies | Fake News vs. Real News: Determining the Reliability of Sources

Skills and Strategies | Fake News vs. Real News: Determining the Reliability of Sources | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
How do you know if something you read is true? Why should you care? This roundup of tools, questions, activities and case studies can help reduce “digital naïveté.”
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Newsela | Kansas and Missouri: Where the mountain lion sleeps tonight

Newsela | Kansas and Missouri: Where the mountain lion sleeps tonight | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Go Midwest, young mountain lion
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Need to sign up for Newsela first.  Local, cool article. 

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Who Are Your Sports Heroes?

Who Are Your Sports Heroes? | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Do you see them as role models off the field, as well as on?
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Great questions for Advisory discussion

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NYTLNreads | Being 12

NYTLNreads | Being 12 | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Some of our favorite responses to our recent Student Opinion question, “What Do You Remember Best About Being 12?”
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At What Age Should Children Be Allowed to Go Places Without Adult Supervision?

At What Age Should Children Be Allowed to Go Places Without Adult Supervision? | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
How much independence should children be given, and at what age?
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Information Is Beautiful

Information Is Beautiful | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Dedicated to distilling the world’s data, information and knowledge into beautiful, interesting and, above all, useful visualizations, infographics and diagrams.
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Cool InfoGraphics

 

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Millennial Generation Likes Old-Fashioned Technology: Books

Millennial Generation Likes Old-Fashioned Technology: Books | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
NPR's Lynn Neary speaks with Lee Rainie of the Pew Research Center about a new study that looks at the reading habits of millennials.
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Kids love to read.  

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Marvel Entertainment and STOMP Out Bullying Team Up

Marvel Entertainment and STOMP Out Bullying Team Up | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
This October, Marvel comemmorates National Bullying Prevention Month with special variant covers!
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This is the most detailed map yet of our place in the universe

This is the most detailed map yet of our place in the universe | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
Say hello to Laniakea, our local galaxy supercluster.
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Map: How does the Napa earthquake compare to the big one in 1989?

Map: How does the Napa earthquake compare to the big one in 1989? | Article of the Week | Scoop.it
How to visualize the big difference between a 6.0 and 6.9 earthquake.
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Earthquakes

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