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September 18, 2017

Airlifting Hope to Houston

A Kid Reporter tells how one Texas community is helping storm victims.

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September 13, 2017

The Pledge Turns 125

How did the Pledge of Allegiance become an American tradition?
September 11, 2017

Hurricane Irma Strikes Florida

A major hurricane forces millions of people in Florida to flee their homes.

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Baby Steps Toward Survival

Meet two small animals making a big difference.

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Solar Impulse Test Flight

Scholastic News takes to the skies to check out the first solar-powered plane.

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Sketch a Figure

Scholastic ART magazine demonstrates how to draw human figures.

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Exploring Mars

Scholastic News magazine attempts to uncover the secrets of the Red Planet.

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Dog Mayor

A video about a dog, who has been elected a town’s mayor