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December Issue #54
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Learn about all of the diverse celebrations around the world. When is Diwali? What happens during Chuseok? Also includes corresponding hands-on activities!
These awards are available to most or all high school seniors who plan to continue their education. Some require applicants to submit an essay or meet other criteria. Before applying, be sure to read the guidelines carefully.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, teens have the highest employment rate since 2008. Check out the many templates that can be used for applying for jobs, college admissions, or scholarships.
Places To Find A Good Book!
The year is wrapping up, and we hope you’re ready to curl up with a cozy blanket and enjoy some new books! From a twisty mystery to sweeping fantasy adventures, we promise each book hitting shelves will have your emotions in its grips!
Find a good book to read today! The following books topped BookTok’s favorites list for a number of reasons, whether it was a shocking plot twist, compelling mysteries, dynamic characters, or even just really cool aesthetics.
New books make terrific gifts for the holiday season. The titles span from romantic comedy, contemporary drama to high-stakes fantasy and sci-fi to gripping historical fiction and suspense.
Take a peek at what is going on at the Library! Find a book for curb side pick up! Take a trip to a museum with free passes! Database access also available.Use your library card to borrow books using Sora or get free homework help from Tutor.com
Looking for your next great read? Check out Epic Reads. Includes Young Adult books from A to Z. Including videos, new releases, interviews, top lists and much more!
Student writing contests are an easy and inspiring way to try writing for an authentic audience—a real panel of judges—and the possibility of prize money or other incentives. We’ve gathered a list of student writing contests below.
Cause and effect essays teach critical thinking, logic, and the art of persuasion as well as teach students to demonstrate how one thing directly influences another. This list of ideas includes a variety of topics, check them out!
Creative writing is challenging for students, often because they can’t come up with anything to write about. Picture writing prompts sparks the imagination and helps to craft a story to match. Collection of intriguing images, includes grades K-12.
Free activities, videos, and articles that make teaching science easier—and more fun! Includes Biology, Chemistry, General Science, STEM, Geology, and Physics.
Fun for Everyone!
Learn a new word everyday. Impress your friends & teachers. Improve your vocabulary and SAT/ACT scores.
Encyclopedia Britannica brings you this day in history. Check out the option to find out what happened in history on your birthday or any day!