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  • Why are field trips called field trips?
  • What are the benefits of field trips?
  • Why should family members go on field trips?
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  • What is segregation? 
  • Who has worked to end segregation?
  • Is segregation in America over?
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Under segregation, African Americans did not get _________________ under the law.

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  • What is the Empire State Building?
  • How many lights does it take to light up the Empire State Building?
  • Why does the Empire State Building’s light change colors?
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  • What is cancer?
  • What are tumors?
  • What is metastasis?
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Which of the following is an example of a behavior that’s been linked to certain types of cancer?

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• Where do armadillos live?
• What does armadillo mean?
• How do armadillos protect themselves?

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Which of the following is an example of an area where you might find armadillos?

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