Kids love mysteries and this lesson plan from ReadWriteThink capitalizes on that attraction.
Tox Mystery Sometimes "The Nanny State" can be creative, if a bit out-of-touch. In "Tox-Mystery," presented by The National Institute of Health's Department of health and Human Services, users enter a large suburban colonial (not too common in the inner-city) to discover "Toxie,"
Use this game based on a painting by 19th century American painter Winslow Homer to learn not only about his art, but also about sports.
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