Looking for a good James Madison timeline?

January 24, 2012

http://montpelier.org/explore/james_madison/timeline.php

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Learn more about the Madison-Jefferson friendship

January 24, 2012

http://montpelier.org/explore/james_madison/friends.php

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Want to learn why Lincoln grew a beard?

January 17, 2012


Ever hear of Walt Whitman?

January 17, 2012

http://www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/whitman/index.html

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Learn more about the first Union officer killed in the Civil War

January 17, 2012

http://npg.si.edu/exhibit/ellsworth/index.html

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Learn more about Finland’s schools

January 17, 2012

Why Are Finland’s Schools Successful?
The country’s achievements in education have other nations doing their homework

Read more: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/people-places/Why-Are-Finlands-Schools-Successful.html#ixzz1jlkFHyrA

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Are you working as hard as you can in school?

January 13, 2012

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He lost the race to South Pole but made discoveries for science

January 5, 2012

A century ago, British naval Capt. Robert F. Scott and four members of his polar expedition trudged across the forbidding Antarctic landscape, “man-hauling” sleds across 800 miles of ice and snow in a desperate push to make it back to their base.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/he-lost-the-race-to-south-pole-but-made-discoveries-for-science/2011/12/08/gIQAajzhWP_story.html

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White House 2011: The year in photos

January 5, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/white-house-2011-the-year-in-photos/2011/12/30/gIQAUiIYRP_gallery.html?hpid=z5#photo=1

Check out the White House photos in 2011.

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A Gatorade Bath?

January 5, 2012

The Ga­tor­ade Shower: The victory ritual that can’t be ducked

http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/the-gatorade-shower-the-victory-ritual-that-cant-be-ducked/2012/01/04/gIQAjaSQbP_story.html?hpid=z4

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Learn more about Ben Franklin’s science

January 4, 2012

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/treasures/franklin-scientist.html

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Check out these videos about the D of I

January 3, 2012


Learn more about the Iowa Caucuses

January 3, 2012


Check out this look at the White House at Christmas

December 22, 2011

http://www.nationaljournal.com/pictures-video/white-house-christmas-and-hanukkah-time-lapse-video-captures-decorating-pictures-20111130

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What do you think about this story?

December 18, 2011

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Want to see John Adams’ birthplace?

December 17, 2011

http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/AdamsBi

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What were John Adams’ political thoughts?

December 17, 2011

http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/121235-1

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Learn more about John Adams

December 17, 2011

http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/121951-1

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Quiz: The Known Knowns About The Iraq War

December 15, 2011

http://www.npr.org/2011/12/15/143773371/quiz-the-known-knowns-about-the-iraq-war

Click above to take a quiz about the war in Iraq.  Good Luck!!


See the facts about the Iraq War

December 15, 2011

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-11107739

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