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Following the Conquistadors Issue Date: 11-14-2004

Cool Spots imageSail back to half a millennium ago and meet conquistadors Cortes, Pizarro, Orellana and Cabeza De Vaca at www.pbs.org/conquistadors. There you can retrace the steps of these famous faces in history. Explore an encounter at Cajamarca or the discovery of Amazonia. You'll find lots of timelines to help you re-live the events during their proper time period. The Adventure for students and teachers will give you a glimpse into the lives of the first Americans. Then, read what other students like you have posted on the site's message board.

Visit: www.pbs.org/conquistadors
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American Women Issue Date: 10-24-2004

Cool Spots imageGet in touch with 400 years of girl power with Women in American History at http://search.eb.com/women. You'll see some familiar names and meet lesser-known but equally wonderful women, such as Hawaiian queen Liliuokalani. She proved that women could run the show by standing up to political bullies, but she gave up her throne to prevent war. In the Media Gallery, listen to opera star Adelina Patti belt out tunes. Finish with the study guide for ideas on how to further explore America's feminine side.

Visit: http://search.eb.com/women
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Good Old Stuff Issue Date: 10-17-2004

Cool Spots imageGet an eyeful of historical artifacts, an earful of stories and a brain full of knowledge at http://memorialhall.mass.edu. American Centuries shows you the history of New England from many perspectives. Enter the Raid on Deerfield to see colonial conflict through the eyes of five nations. You can go century-by-century or browse hundreds of objects from Memorial Hall Museum in Massachusetts. Curate your own collection as you meander through this digital archive.

Visit: http://memorialhall.mass.edu
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Miss Anne Frank Issue Date: 10-10-2004

Cool Spots imageAnne Frank is best known for her diary about her experiences during WWII. But many do not know that Frank's written words extend beyond her diary. You'll find her writings compiled at Anne Frank the Writer: An Unfinished Story at www.ushmm.org/
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. Watch as her personal thoughts spark new life through sound and images, and listen to an interview with Frank's cousin. Then share your thoughts on this tribute to a girl with great ambition.

Visit: www.ushmm.org/museum/exhibit/online/af/htmlsite
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Viking Voyagers Issue Date: 09-26-2004

Cool Spots imagePut on a Viking helmet and set sail to The Vikings at www.bbc.co.uk/schools/vikings. Red-haired Thorkel will teach you about these Norse people. You probably envision cutthroat pirates when you think of Vikings, but these famous travelers were mostly farmers from Denmark, Sweden and Norway who were looking for better farmland. In Viking Life, you'll find out how Viking kids learned to be Viking grown-ups. Read about Norse gods such as Loki, the playful trickster, and Freyja, the beautiful goddess of love.

Visit: www.bbc.co.uk/schools/vikings
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