Europe

September 13, 2015
  Gathering Standing on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, the Statue of Liberty welcomes visitors, immigrants, and returning Americans.  Ask students to read and then respond to the last few lines…
September 7, 2015
Share some or all of the following background information with students, or ask students to read the paragraphs silently.   A Refugee Crisis Hundreds of thousands of refugees flowed into Western…
September 19, 2013
  To the Teacher: A new prince was born this summer in Great Britain. On July 22, 2013, Prince William and his wife, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, became the parents of a new baby, Prince…
December 4, 2011
To the Teacher: In this lesson about a very complex issue, students read a description of the current crisis in the European Union and conflicting views about how to address it, including the debate…