American Culture and History - The Salem Witch Trials

The Salem Witch Trials

For today’s American Culture and History lesson, we’re going to learn about The Salem Witch Trials. So, imagine if you lived in a city where everyone believed in witches. That was the case in Salem Village, Massachusetts in the 1600s. The Massachusetts Bay Colony was one of the first colonies Read more…

The Story of NASA and Space Travel

NASA and Space Travel

For today’s American Culture and History lesson, we’re going to learn about NASA and Space Travel. In this lesson we’ll learn all about Nasa and its achievements in Space Exploration over the years. NASA is a government-funded agency of the US that stands for National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Americans Read more…

Bears in the U.S.

Bears in the U.S.

For today’s American Culture and History lesson, we’re going to learn about Bears in the U.S.. Now what’s the deal with bears in the United States? There are actually a few types of bears in the U.S.. Grizzlies are the ones you probably best know from Hollywood films. These bears Read more…

American Culture and History Lesson: Henrietta Lacks

Henrietta Lacks

Image Credit: Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya For today’s American Culture and History lesson, we’re going to learn about Henrietta Lacks, the woman whose cells greatly impacted modern science. So today, as I mentioned before, we’re going to talk about Henrietta Lacks. Just a few months ago, I decided to read the book Read more…

American Culture and History Amazon Go Store - Image from Business Insider

The Amazon Go Stores

For today’s American Culture and History lesson, we’re going to learn about Amazon Go Stores. So if you don’t follow tech news this topic might be a bit surprising for you, and in fact it might just blow your mind. Amazon has stores where you just walk out. They call Read more…