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An English Channel First Issue Date: 07-17-2005

Cool Spots imageJoin Louis Blériot on his exciting journey over the English Channel. At www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/bleriot you'll be the co-pilot for one of the most daring aviators in history. Board the Tour a Blériot XI to view a slide show about the oldest operational airplane in the United States, the very plane Blériot designed and flew over the channel. Reach your cruising altitude with Too Much Imagination, and check out amazing images of Blériot's earlier designs and prototypes of aircrafts. For some in-flight entertainment, read A Soaring Obsession and Queen of the Channel Crossing.

Visit: www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/bleriot
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La Vida Hispana Issue Date: 07-03-2005

Cool Spots imageIt's a cultural fiesta when you Celebrate Hispanic Heritage with Scholastic at http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/hispanic. Expand your historical perspective in Hispanic History in the Americas with cultural and historical facts through interactive timelines and maps. Meet Famous Latinos like astronaut Ellen Ochoa and WNBA player Rebecca Lobo. Then, check out Latinos in History for stories of influential Hispanics in history. My Heritage tells stories of different Americans and why they are proud of their Hispanic Heritage. Broaden your cultural horizons.

Visit: http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/hispanic
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Scotland in World War II Issue Date: 06-26-2005

Cool Spots imageLearn what it was like to take part in the Scottish war effort during World War II at www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/education/as/ww2. Enter the Spy's Area to begin your investigation. You can snoop around a Scottish home in Home Life. There you'll find out how people got news updates and dealt with a major blackout. At the School, interview students and teachers. Poke around the city in Evacuation to discover why the government encouraged people to move away from the cities. Finally, follow Mission Notes Complete to review what you've learned and done.

Visit: www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/education/as/ww2
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A Child's Wartime View Issue Date: 05-15-2005

Cool Spots imageWith Vera and the Children of World War 2 at www.bbc.co.uk/history/ww2children, you'll learn all about the lives of British children from 1939 to 1945. Visit a Wartime Home and scroll around the rooms. Then, take the Rationing Challenge to discover the difficulties of grocery shopping during wartime. The Evacuees' Letters allow you to find out how people felt about rationing, evacuation and their home life in 1943. In the Research Room, you'll find primary documents such as Photos & Posters, Letters & Documents and Radio & Sounds. Let history come alive through the eyes of children.

Visit: www.bbc.co.uk/history/ww2children
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Justice for All Issue Date: 05-15-2005

Cool Spots imageDo your democratic duty and visit The Democracy Project at http://pbskids.org/democracy. Venture through a virtual town as you discover all the ways government affects your daily life in How Does Government Affect Me? If you've ever wondered what it was like to be president, apply for the job in Be President for a Day. Personalize your itinerary and see just what the president does every day. After each selection, view photographs of past presidents participating in the same activity. Step behind the curtain and Cast Your Vote in Step Inside the Voting Booth. Don't worry if you're not 18. This simulation is just for practice.

Visit: http://pbskids.org/democracy
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