Category: Engage

Earth Hour: A Lights-Out Event for our Planet Lesson Activity

Summary Earth Hour is a global event that occurs on the last Saturday of March at 8:30 P.M. For one hour, people turn their lights off. Statues, monuments and famous landmarks go dark. Homes do, too. This movement brings attention to the amount of… Continue Reading “Earth Hour: A Lights-Out Event for our Planet Lesson Activity”

Fairy Spell by Marc Tyler Nobleman

What is real, and what is fake? How do we know when a source is truly credible?  In the interesting true story Fairy Spell, by Marc Tyler Nobleman, we read the story of two British girls that convinced the world that fairies are real!… Continue Reading “Fairy Spell by Marc Tyler Nobleman”

The Nantucket Sea Monster: A Fake News Story by Darcy Pattison

Summary Do you believe everything you read in newspapers? What if you read a news report about a monster living in the sea? Would you believe the story? In 1937, The Inquirer and Mirror published sea monster sightings in Nantucket. After large webbed footprints… Continue Reading “The Nantucket Sea Monster: A Fake News Story by Darcy Pattison”

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