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Nature’s Classroom

Parents, teachers, librarians think about and talk about how to foster a love of reading or how to raise a reader. One of the best ways I’v...

50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

On July 16th, 1969, NASA successfully launched the Apollo 11 mission. Four days later, Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Edwin “Buzz” ...

100 years ago in July

Look at these statements from headline articles in the La Porte Argus in July, 1919. Terminology, capitalization, and what makes headline new...