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Bigger Than Us. This inspiring documentary features teen activists around the world who see a problem and try to fix it.

Bigger Than Us

From Malawi to Colorado they are fighting pollution, opposing child marriage, supporting education, freedom of speech and sustainable agriculture and demanding rights for the planet and indigenous people. Melati Wijsen and her sister founded Bye Bye Plastic Bags, to fight the plastic waste which washes up in the shores of Indonesia when they were just 12 and 10.

Filmmaker Flore Vasseur met Melati while making a documentary, and a few years on, the pair decided to meet other young people trying to help their communities and the planet. In Africa they met two young women. Memory Banda in Malawi ran a campaign to raise the minimum age for marriage from 15 to 18 to protect girls from forced marriages and encourage their families to continue their education. Kids encyclopedia facts. Key Events, Birthdays, Timeline & Deaths. Olympic Composer Keigo Oyamada Resigns Over Past Bullying. Prefect application. Dove Presents Reverse Selfie. 12 Things Queen Elizabeth Does On A Daily Basis. Present Simple - The Daily Routine of the Queen. 2020 - ESL Lesson Plan. 1.

2020 - ESL Lesson Plan

WORD SEARCH: Look in your dictionary / computer to find collocates, other meanings, information, synonyms … for the words... 'year' ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ and '2020'. ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ ________________ • Share your findings with your partners. • Make questions using the words you found. • Ask your partner / group your questions. 2. •Share your questions with other classmates / groups. A very royal Christmas: Everything the Queen eats over the holiday. The royal household seems designed for extraordinary Christmas celebrations: numerous palaces to house giant Norweigan fir trees, banquet halls to lay on a five-course turkey dinner and staff to help with the washing up.

A very royal Christmas: Everything the Queen eats over the holiday

But how do the royals actually celebrate? For the last three decades, the family have celebrated the festive season at the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, with generations of the royals descending for a festive lunch and to attend mass with Her Majesty on Christmas morning. In 2018, this was the occasion when the “Fab Four” - William, Kate, Harry and Meghan - were pictured arm in arm outside St Mary Magdalene’s church. The Trump presidency in numbers. Skip to main content Figures that tell the story of four turbulent years in US history By Alex Mistlin.

The Trump presidency in numbers

Illustrations by Nishant Choksi The number of Americans who have died of Covid-19. The number of children whose parents have still not been found after they were separated at the US-Mexico border. Irresistible: U.S. Politics on Film – Speakeasy News. As the race to the White House is about to resume after the pandemic , Jon Stewart’s latest movie — released on 1 July in France — takes you behind the scenes to help you decipher a political campaign.

Irresistible: U.S. Politics on Film – Speakeasy News

Setting the movie in Wisconsin, and using (wry) humour, Stewart wants people to realise politics is sometimes more a matter of money and media than a matter of ideas. Rivalry, strategy and stereotypes are exposed. The following activities will help the students get a glimpse of U.S. politics and get ready for the oncoming presidential elections (which may well be about money and media!). Additional information can be found on social media like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for those who want to focus on a particular aspect or line of the movie. The Cultural TfL Map. Time Out exists to inspire our readers to make the most of their city – whether that’s the latest must-see art exhibition, a serene hidden garden or a killer music venue in an unexpected part of town.

The Cultural TfL Map

That’s why we’ve teamed up with TfL to uncover fantastic cultural experiences all over London. We’ve selected them based on our mission to serve those who are new to London as well as locals – and we’ve ensured that no corner of this buzzing city is left untouched. US States Map Quiz. Thinkuknow - home. Kidscape - Advice for young people. Man on the Moon (book) Paper Toys - Free Printable Papercraft Models, Cut Outs & 3D Templates. The U.S.: 50 States - Map Quiz Game. Seterra is an entertaining and educational geography game that lets you explore the world and learn about its countries, capitals, flags, oceans, lakes and more!

The U.S.: 50 States - Map Quiz Game

You can access the Seterra online quiz site using your computer, phone, or tablet running the latest version of most web browsers, including Safari, Firefox, Chrome, and Internet Explorer. There’s also a Seterra app that runs on iOS and Android phones and tablets! The Seterra app offers two game modes, plus high score lists to keep track of your progress. Also, with the app, you can play offline! Keywords: Geography games, quiz game, blank maps, geogames, educational games, outline map, exercise, classroom activity, teaching ideas, classroom games, middle school, interactive world map for kids, geography quizzes for adults, sporcle, human geography, social studies, memorize, memorization, remote learning, homeschooling, edtech, K12.

Geography Games: Map of the United States. Games >> Geography Games >> Geography >> United States This fun geography game will help you to learn the location of the 50 states of the United States.

Geography Games: Map of the United States

States correct: States incorrect: Object of the Game. School shootings in the US compared with the rest of the world. That's difficult to ascertain because very little research exists to quantify that.

School shootings in the US compared with the rest of the world

The scope: First, we looked at the G7 countries -- the countries with the largest advanced economies in the world. The countries are Canada, the US, Japan, Germany, Italy, France, the UK. The time period: From January 1, 2009 to May 21, 2018. Archie Harrison: The meaning behind the royal baby's name. Image copyright PA The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have named their baby son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.

Archie Harrison: The meaning behind the royal baby's name

A surprise choice, Archie was not among the bookmakers' favourites of Alexander, Arthur and Albert. "I don't think anyone of us saw either of these names coming," says Joe Little, managing editor of Majesty royal magazine. As far as he is aware, Archie does not have any British royal connotations - and Harrison too is a totally new name for the Royal Family. Mon guide complet de Londres ! How to Play Cricket. Cricket For Dummies Cheat Sheet. Cricket is basically a simple sport. Each team takes its turn to bat (scoring runs) and bowl (getting the opposition batsmen out). The team with the most runs at the end wins. Unless the game is drawn, of course . . . Cricket Rules - Cricket Rules. A glossary of cricket terms. Cricket, more than most sports, is full of expressions and terms designed to bewilder the newcomer (and often even the more seasoned follower). In an attempt to unravel some of the stranger terminology, we have put together a cricket glossary.

If we are missing anything - and cricket commentators have an annoying habit of inventing new words and phrases - please email us and we will see if we can help. Arm Ball A ball bowled by a slow bowler which has no spin on it and so does not turn as expected but which stays on a straight line ("goes on with the arm") Basic Cricket Rules. Can Your Students Recognize Bias? 7 Tips for Teaching Media Literacy. In today’s environment, media literacy is more important than ever. But the sparse research on the topic shows us that kids really struggle with identifying legitimate sources. This Stanford study found that 82 percent of middle school students couldn’t distinguish between a news story and one labeled as sponsored content. Another 80 percent assumed that an unsourced photo was proof of a misleading claim. Facts about Buckingham Palace. Buckingham Palace is the Queen's official and main royal London home.

It has been the official London residence of Britain's monarchy since 1837. Queen Victoria was the first monarch to live there. One of the two traffic gates Buckingham Palace is not only the home of the Queen and Prince Philip but also the London residence of the Duke of York (Prince Andrew) and the Earl and Countess of Wessex (Prince Edward and his wife) and their daughter. One Chart To Explain The Differences Between US And UK School. Education in England - Life and Culture.

Ben & Jerry's Launches New Resistance-Themed Ice Cream Pints. The Resistance has officially made it to the freezer aisle. On October 30, Ben & Jerry’s officially launched its new campaign and ice cream flavor Pecan Resist, "a movement to lick injustice and champion those fighting to create a more just and equitable nation for us all," according to a news release. The new limited batch Pecan Resist flavor was "created with the intention to resist the current administration’s regressive agenda, celebrating the activists who are continuing to resist oppression, harmful environmental practices and injustice.

" Flavor-wise, Pecan Resist is a chocolate ice cream filled with white and dark fudge chunks, pecans, walnuts and fudge-covered almonds, packaged in a colorful, responsibly-sourced pint promoting diversity. The ice cream is also GMO-free, made with Fairtrade products and cage-free eggs. “We couldn't be prouder or more excited to support these four organizations that are doing incredible work every day," said Ben & Jerry's new CEO Matthew McCarthy. United States Guide: The American school system, Grades, school hours and terms: Most children start school. Yearbook Example. How the world's first subway system was built - Christian Wolmar. British Meals and Meal Times in England, Scotland and Wales. Do we have apartheid in Australia?

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King Arthur Map of Britain. Discover the legendary locations of King Arthur's Britain and the epic filming spots from KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD. Is the UK the same as Britain, Great Britain and England? Day in the Life: Australia. Boy is bullied and called 'gay' because he dances - then Simon says 4 words that make audience cheer. Top 10 des trucs à voir à Londres quand on a déjà tout vu (et qu’on aime les Anglais) At the chocolate factory. Royal chef reveals the Queen's favourite meals. A day in the life of The Queen - her daily routine. The Royal Family. AJ+ - 24 Hours of Guns in America: We pulled the stats to... A Soldier's Letters Home. Explore England's literary hotspots.

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