Title: What Is a Civil Right?
Let's honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., by taking a closer look at civil rights!
Standard(s): [SS2010] ALA (4) 14: Analyze the modern Civil Rights Movement to determine the social, political, and economic impact on Alabama.
Title: What Is a Biography?
A biography is a published story about a person's life. If you head to the bookshelves at your local library, you will find biographies about all sorts of people: historical figures, celebrities, athletes and world leaders. You may even discover that these books introduce you to some folks you've never heard of.
Standard(s): [SS2010] LWT1 (1) 5: Identify historical events and celebrations within the local community and throughout Alabama. (Alabama)
Title: Who Is Punxsutawney Phil?
When most people are curious about the weather, they turn on the television, pick up a newspaper or go online for the forecast. On February 2, though, Americans around the country ask Phil., Who is Phil? Why, he's the four-footed furriest forecaster in North America, of course! Join us in Wonderopolis today as we head to Pennsylvania to meet Punxsutawney Phil.
Standard(s): [SS2010] LWT2 (2) 11: Interpret legends, stories, and songs that contributed to the development of the cultural history of the United States.
Title: What Is Curling?
What do you get when you mix shuffleboard with bowling on an ice rink? Curling, of course! Grab a broom and join us in Wonderopolis as we explore a sport that's as cool as ice and as hard as a rock!
Standard(s): [SS2010] LWT1 (1) 6: Compare ways individuals and groups in the local community and state lived in the past to how they live today. (Alabama)