Nope. This list is the work of Charles J. Sykes, author of the 1996 book Dumbing Down Our Kids: Why American Children Feel Good About Themselves But Can't Read, Write, Or Add. (Sykes' list was published in numerous newspapers, although it did not appear in his 1996. Read more at http://www.snopes.com/politics/soapbox/schoolrules.asp#ruhhM7sRBrrZVx9b.99
Throughout #July4th or even just watching the news, listen for these important terms and mark off the squares on the board. How quickly can you fill your board? Great for kids to get more familiar with The Bill of Rights. #DIY
FREE Science Videos~ Disney presents short, interesting science demonstrations by Bill Nye. Each clip is 1-2 minutes, loads right from the home page, and is kid-friendly! Great resource for students looking for science project ideas or for introducing new science concepts to a whole class. Sample demos include: raw egg floating in salt water, static electricity, how atmospheric pressure works, and making a periscope. Fun, fast, and free!