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Civil War. Holidays, observances, and traditions. American History Timeline: 1780-2005. Day in pictures: 18 November 2011. Introducing Civics in a Minute (VIDEO) VocalNationalAnthems. Jana Gana Mana (Bengali: জন গণ মন, Jôno Gôno Mono) is the national anthem of India.


Written in highly Sanskritized Bengali, it is the first of five stanzas of a Brahmo hymn composed and scored by Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore. It was first sung at the Calcutta Session of the Indian National Congress on 27 December 1911. Jana Gana Mana was officially adopted by the Constituent Assembly as the Indian national anthem on January 24, 1950. An earlier poem by Tagore (Amar Shonar Bangla) was later selected as the national anthem of Bangladesh. A formal rendition of the national anthem takes fifty-two seconds.

India National Anthem Lyrics India jana-gaNa-mana-adhinAyaka, jaya he'bhArata-bhAgya-vidhAtApunjAba-sindhu-gujarAta-marATh­A-drAviDa-utkaLa-bangAvindhya himAchala yamunA gangAuchchala jaladhi tarangA tava Subha nAme' jAge'tava Subha ASisha mAge'gAhe' tava jaya-gAthA | jana-gaNa-mangaLadAyaka, jaya he'bhArata-bhAgya-vidhAtAjaya he', jaya he', jaya he',jaya jaya jaya, jaya he' | Images of art, history and science for educational and commercial licensing.

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All About Explorers

He was a very well-educated man who attended the famous Harvard University. Hudson’s main goal as an explorer was to find a northern passage to the Orient. His first of four voyages was on a small, three-masted ship named Hopewell. He started his journey in May of 1607 and returned in September of the same year when his route was blocked by the Great Barrier Reef. The Voyages of Henry Hudson (Click to enlarge) On his second voyage, Hudson also used the Hopewell. Hudson’s third voyage was on a smaller ship named the Half Moon.

The fourth and final voyage that Hudson made was on a ship called Discovery. While Hudson never did find the Northwest Passage to Asia as he had hoped, he did help to expand human knowledge with his explorations of the Pacific Ocean. Center On Congress. Gapminder: Unveiling the beauty of statistics for a fact based world view. Talks. High Def Video Montage of Photos from Apollo 11. Teaching With Documents. Skip Navigation.

Teaching With Documents

Teachers Home > Teachers' Resources > Teaching With Documents Lessons by Era More Lesson Plan Resources Primary Source Research & Classroom Resources DocsTeachFind and create interactive learning activities with primary source documents that promote historical thinking skills. Analysis Worksheets Teaching With Documents: Lesson Plans This section contains reproducible copies of primary documents from the holdings of the National Archives of the United States, teaching activities correlated to the National History Standards and National Standards for Civics and Government, and cross-curricular connections.

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