The Learning Key

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Mae Jemison is a retired medical doctor and American astronaut. In 1992, she became the first Black woman in space. She holds a degree in chemical engineering from Stanford and a degree in medicine from Cornell. She remains very active in science and technology.

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Recently made public internal research from Facebook reveals that its photo-sharing app Instagram can have harmful impacts on young users, particularly girls. Many in the U.S. and U.K. study say they feel “addicted” to these apps, while at the same time, attributing depression and anxiety to…

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Changes to District’s academic calendar Dear Parents/Guardians, We hope this letter finds you and your family well at this beginning of the school year. I am writing to share with you the revised Academic Calendar for the current 2021-2022 school year. We have updated the calendar to include…

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Napsnet 1. Make academics a focus in your life. Studying takes time and effort. Get organized, ask for help and put forth effort aimed at improving your study habits now. The lessons taught in middle school are building blocks for high school and college. Starting good study habits now will …

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Spelling Quiz Words beginning with ab... This spelling quiz is called ‘Words beginning with ab...’ and it has been written by teachers to help you if you are studying the subject in middle school. 1. A summary of the main points of an argument or theory? A. abstract B. abstracdt C. astracd D…

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Each pumpkin produces about 500 seeds. Every state grows some pumpkins, but most of our supply is grown in five states: California, Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, and Texas. Pumpkin is a type of winter squash and is closely related to cucumbers and melons, making it a fruit and not a veget…

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Oct. 13, 2019: Simone Biles becomes the most decorated gymnast in history when she wins record 25th medal at the World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany. Oct. 14, 1964: Martin Luther King Jr. announced as winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. Oct. 15, 1924: US President Calvin Coolidge declares…