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General Mills Announces No More GMOs In Original Cheerios

General Mills Announces No More GMOs In Original Cheerios

January 03, 2014

Mars Rover Finds Traces of Ancient Life-Friendly Lake

Mars Rover Finds Traces of Ancient Life-Friendly Lake

December 10, 2013

Archaeologists Discover Viking Parliament Under Parking Lot

Archaeologists Discover Viking Parliament Under Parking Lot

October 26, 2013

Baby 'Cured' of HIV Gives Hope to Others

Baby 'Cured' of HIV Gives Hope to Others

October 24, 2013

Laser Experiment Makes Step Toward Fusion Power

Laser Experiment Makes Step Toward Fusion Power

October 08, 2013

A Government Shutdown History Lesson

A Government Shutdown History Lesson

October 01, 2013

Cycling Antibiotics Could Fight Resistant Bacteria

Cycling Antibiotics Could Fight Resistant Bacteria

September 26, 2013

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

September 19, 2013

L.A. School District to Monitor Students on Social Media

L.A. School District to Monitor Students on Social Media

August 31, 2013

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General Mills Announces No More GMOs In Original Cheerios

General Mills Announces No More GMOs In Original Cheerios

This Newsy.com video can serve as the springboard to a classroom debate/discussion on GMOs in our food supply, the science behind GMOs, and the history of GMOs. This lesson can be completed in one 50-minute class period. ...

Grades: 6 7 8

Date: January 03, 2014

Subject: health

Mars Rover Finds Traces of Ancient Life-Friendly Lake

Mars Rover Finds Traces of Ancient Life-Friendly Lake

This Newsy.com video can serve as a springboard to discussions on Mars, exploration of the red planet, and the possibility of a human mission to Mars in the not-so-distant future. This lesson plan can be completed in one 50-minute class session. ...

Grades: 3 4 5 6

Date: December 10, 2013

Subject: science

Archaeologists Discover Viking Parliament Under Parking Lot

Archaeologists Discover Viking Parliament Under Parking Lot

This Newsy.com video can serve as the springboard to discussions on Viking raids, Viking culture, and Viking exploration of the New World. This lesson can be completed in one 50-minute class period. NOTE: Some of the discussion questions in this le...

Grades: 3 4 5 6

Date: October 26, 2013

Subject: social studies

Baby 'Cured' of HIV Gives Hope to Others

Baby 'Cured' of HIV Gives Hope to Others

This Newsy video can serve as a springboard to discussions on AIDS/HIV, the global AIDS epidemic, the immune system, and how viral infections spread. This lesson plan can be completed in one 50-minute class period. ...

Grades: 9 10 11 12

Date: October 24, 2013

Subject: science

Laser Experiment Makes Step Toward Fusion Power

Laser Experiment Makes Step Toward Fusion Power

This Newsy.com video can serve as the starting point to discussions on nuclear fusion and fission, and the potential that fusion holds for solving our energy needs. Discussion can also be generated around fusion reactions as the sources of energy for...

Grades: 11 12

Date: October 08, 2013

Subject: science

A Government Shutdown History Lesson

A Government Shutdown History Lesson

This Newsy.com video serves as the starting point to discussions on the most recent U.S. government shutdown, the historical context and the motivations behind it, and the effects that it will have on the country and its citizens. This lesson plan ...

Grades: 7 8 9 10 11 12

Date: October 01, 2013

Subject: social studies

Cycling Antibiotics Could Fight Resistant Bacteria

Cycling Antibiotics Could Fight Resistant Bacteria

This Newsy.com video can serve as the starting point to discussions on antibiotic resistant bacteria and evolutionary theory, the history of antibiotic treatments, and other health-related topics. The lesson can be completed in one 50-minute class p...

Grades: 10 11 12

Date: September 26, 2013

Subject: health

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

This Newsy.com video can serve as the starting point to discussions on the habitable zones of stars, the search for life-sustaining planets, and the life cycles of stars and planets. This lesson can be completed in one 50 minute class period. Time p...

Grades: 3 4 5 6

Date: September 19, 2013

Subject: science

L.A. School District to Monitor Students on Social Media

L.A. School District to Monitor Students on Social Media

This Newsy.com video can serve as the starting point to discussions on social media, cyberbullying, privacy, and more. It can also serve to get students to self-monitor their posts on social media for appropriateness. This lesson can be completed in...

Grades: 7 8 9 10 11 12

Date: August 31, 2013

Subject: technology

50 Years Since MLK's 'Dream,' Thousands Rally in DC

50 Years Since MLK's 'Dream,' Thousands Rally in DC

This Newsy video serves as the starting point to discussions on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Civil Rights Movement, and how far we as a nation have come since the speech was delivered in 1963. Students can then determine if there is still work to...

Grades: 6 7 8 9

Date: August 24, 2013

Subject: social studies

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