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Lesson of the Day: ‘NASA’s Perseverance Rover Lands on Mars to Renew Search for Extinct Life’

Lesson of the Day: ‘NASA’s Perseverance Rover Lands on Mars to Renew Search for...

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First, pose a question you would like to know the answer to, such as: How does NASA design a Mars mission? Why is Mars the best planet on which to look for signs of past life? What are other countries looking for on Mars?Then, see what you can discover through research. One place to start…
Lesson of the Day: ‘The Other Serena’

Lesson of the Day: ‘The Other Serena’

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Students in U.S. high schools can get free digital access to The New York Times until Sept. 1, 2021.Lesson OverviewFeatured Article: “The Other Serena” by Matthew Futterman and Alana HolmbergHave you ever watched a professional tennis tournament and noticed young people in uniform chasing down balls between points? Those people are ball kids, preteens and…
Lesson of the Day: ‘Feathers and Female Power: The Costumes of Carnival’

Lesson of the Day: ‘Feathers and Female Power: The Costumes of Carnival’

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Part 1: What do you know about Carnival?Carnival celebrations typically occur in Christian religions right before the season of Lent, a time of solemn religious observance that occurs between Ash Wednesday and Easter Sunday. Rio de Janeiro has a famed Carnival celebration, Mardi Gras is celebrated in New Orleans, and in Venice, people celebrate on…
Lesson of the Day: ‘We Are Saying It With Flowers. Loudly and Repeatedly.’

Lesson of the Day: ‘We Are Saying It With Flowers. Loudly and Repeatedly.’

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Students in U.S. high schools can get free digital access to The New York Times until Sept. 1, 2021.Lesson OverviewFeatured Article: “We Are Saying It With Flowers. Loudly and Repeatedly.” By Carly LewisThe Society of American Florists, 1-800-Flowers and individually operated flower shops have reported a significant increase in the number of flower sales since…
Lesson of the Day: ‘“What’s the Point?” Young People’s Despair Deepens as Covid-19 Crisis Drags On’

Lesson of the Day: ‘“What’s the Point?” Young People’s Despair Deepens as Covid-19 Crisis...

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Students in U.S. high schools can get free digital access to The New York Times until Sept. 1, 2021.Lesson OverviewFeatured Article: “‘What’s the Point?’ Young People’s Despair Deepens as Covid-19 Crisis Drags On” by Isabella Kwai and Elian PeltierAs the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect countries around the world, mental health professionals are concerned about…
Lesson of the Day: ‘America’s Mothers Are in Crisis’

Lesson of the Day: ‘America’s Mothers Are in Crisis’

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Read this excerpt that details the pandemic routine of one of those mothers, Dekeda Brown, 41, who lives in Olney, Md., and is married with two daughters, 11 and 15:Dekeda was sitting at her dining room table — her “war room,” as she calls it — with two laptops open, typing like a court stenographer.…
Lesson of the Day: ‘Watch This Billion-Year Journey of Earth’s Tectonic Plates’

Lesson of the Day: ‘Watch This Billion-Year Journey of Earth’s Tectonic Plates’

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7. The article concludes:Its scientific uses aside, the animation also resonates with people on a visceral level.“It’s quite hypnotic,” Dr. Pérez-Díaz said, “even for me, and I see them all the time.”“A lot of people when they’re young really like dinosaurs and volcanoes and supercontinents and things like that,” Dr. Merdith said. “So maybe this…
Lesson of the Day: ‘Will American Ideas Tear France Apart? Some of Its Leaders Think So’

Lesson of the Day: ‘Will American Ideas Tear France Apart? Some of Its Leaders...

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Students in U.S. high schools can get free digital access to The New York Times until Sept. 1, 2021.Lesson OverviewFeatured ArticlesIn the wake of protests against racism and racial violence in the United States this past summer, Black French people are bringing the subject of race into the public discourse. However, in recent months, politicians…
Lesson of the Day: ‘‘‘We Are Forgotten”: Grocery Workers Hope for Higher Pay and Vaccinations’

Lesson of the Day: ‘‘‘We Are Forgotten”: Grocery Workers Hope for Higher Pay and...

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Students in U.S. high schools can get free digital access to The New York Times until Sept. 1, 2021.Lesson OverviewFeatured Article: “‘We Are Forgotten’: Grocery Workers Hope for Higher Pay and Vaccinations” by Sapna Maheshwari and Michael CorkeryThe grocery industry has boomed in the past year as Americans have stayed home and avoided restaurants during…
Lesson of the Day: ‘Missing in School Reopening Plans: Black Families’ Trust’

Lesson of the Day: ‘Missing in School Reopening Plans: Black Families’ Trust’

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“Nice White Parents” is brought to you by Serial Productions, a New York Times Company.chana joffe-waltThe New York City Board of Education has an archive of all of its records. Everything that goes into making thousands of schools run for years and years is sitting in boxes in the municipal building. I love the B.O.E.…

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