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Dare to Dream

December 30, 2016

In some U.S. states, African Americans were treated unfairly. Martin Luther King Jr. fought to change unfair laws. Learn more about King and how he changed our country. King worked for a better future. He wanted his children to grow…

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Time to Celebrate

December 23, 2016

Chinese New Year begins on January 28, 2017. It is celebrated by people all over the world. This is the Year of the Rooster. People born this year are said to be very hardworking. People watch parades. This parade has…

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United States

Our New President

December 6, 2016

On November 8, Americans elected Donald Trump to lead our country. Millions of people voted. Some people picked Hillary Clinton for president. Others voted for Donald Trump. He will become president on January 20, 2017. Clinton would have been the…

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World

Happy Holidays!

December 2, 2016

Do you celebrate a special holiday in December? You are not alone. There are many December holidays and traditions. It is a time for decorations, drumming, gifts, and treats. Take a look. Some people celebrate Christmas. People hang ornaments and…

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Technology

Over the River

November 25, 2016

A new bridge is being built in New York. It will cross the Hudson River. This is the biggest bridge project in the state’s history. The bridge will open in 2018. Read about how it is being built. A Team…

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Animals

Life in the Water

November 18, 2016

Sea mammals swim in the water. But they are not fish. They breathe air. They are warm-blooded, just like humans. Some sea mammals can also walk on land. Find out about these animals! A Slow Swimmer Manatees live in shallow…

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Here Comes Thanksgiving

October 28, 2016

There is so much to see, smell, taste, feel, and hear on this holiday! What can you see at Thanksgiving? You can watch a parade. Look at the big balloons! They float above the crowd. What can you hear at…

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Science

From Egg to Animal

October 21, 2016

Most snakes come from eggs. Female snakes lay eggs on the ground. They coil around the eggs to keep them safe. Birds come from eggs. Most birds lay eggs in a nest. It takes about two weeks for the eggs…

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Animals

Taking a Trip

October 21, 2016

Do you know anyone who moves south for the winter? Some animals travel south every year. They migrate to winter homes. They go by land, sea, and air. Take a look at animals that migrate. Butterflies fly. In the fall,…

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Community

Helpers at School

October 14, 2016

Many people work at a school. All of them have important jobs. They help students. Who are the workers at your school? I am in charge of the school. I help keep you safe. I work with students and teachers.…

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Helpers at School

October 14, 2016

Many people work at a school. All of them have important jobs. They help students. Who are the workers at your school? I am in charge of the school. I help keep you safe. I work with students and teachers.…

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World

Homes of the World

October 7, 2016

Families live together in different kinds of homes. Read about homes around the world. Where do you live? What is your home like? This family lives in Nigeria, in Africa. Their house is made out of wood and dried mud.…

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Animals

All About Owls

September 23, 2016

Night Creatures Owls are nocturnal. They are active at night. They sleep during the day when the sun is shining. Silent Flyers Owls fly quietly. How do they do it? The secret is their long wings and the shape of…

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Science

Out of This World

September 16, 2016

NASA plans to send astronauts to Mars in about 15 years. It will be the first time people have set foot on that planet. Read about how NASA is getting ready. A Cold, Dry Planet Mars is a cold place.…

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United States

Who Wants to Be President?

September 16, 2016

On November 8, Americans will vote for a new president. Hillary Clinton belongs to the Democratic Party. Donald Trump belongs to the Republican Party. Find out about them. Hillary Clinton Hillary Clinton was born in Chicago, Illinois. This is her…

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Time to Share

September 2, 2016

Sharing brings friends together. You can share a favorite toy. You can also share a laugh or a hug. What will you give to a friend? Friends share toys. These kids are building together with blocks. They help each other.…

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Text Sets

K-1 Text Set: People at Work

May 3, 2016

There are many different types of jobs. Some, such as shop owner or sanitation worker, can be seen every day in the community. Other jobs, such as soldier or astronaut, may not be seen every day. No matter where workers…

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K1 Text Set: The Animals Around Us

May 3, 2016

All animal species are unique. There’s something special about each, from what it eats to where it lives to how it communicates with others of its kind. Whether you have a dog as a pet or you wake up to…

Arts

Our Heroes

June 4, 2014

Do you love to draw? Join the journey as Drew, creative director of TIME for Kids, and his sidekick Rosie explore their imaginations and dream up fun things to sketch each week. In this episode, Drew and Rosie draw magazine…

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Book Covers, with Raina Telgemeier

May 28, 2014

Do you love to draw? Join the journey as Drew, creative director of TIME for Kids, and his sidekick Rosie explore their imaginations and dream up fun things to sketch each week. In this episode, Drew and Rosie draw book…

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