Take a break from studying for final exams and take a peek at how the Obamas are celebrating the holidays. At WhiteHouse.gov
you can watch a video of the arrival of the official White House Christmas tree and find instructions for holiday crafts you can do at home.
Alright, now back to work! If your end-of-semester projects include current events and social issues, check out CQ Researcher
for useful information on a variety of important topics.
Did you know that high school students 16-years-old and older may serve as trainee election judges? Election judges have the very important job of setting up polling places on Election Day, handing out ballots, and making sure voting runs smoothly. The MN Secretary of State student page
provides instructions for becoming a trainee election judge. Plan ahead for next year when Minnesotans will vote in the big races for Senator, Representative, Governor, and more! Find more ways to get involved at our Voting & Politics page
Since the recent events at Sandy Creek School, gun control has come under much scrutiny. Opposing Viewpoints
can help add context to the discussion.
Did you know that there's a CIA Museum in Washington, D.C.? Take of virtual tour
and learn about real spy missions and equipment.