Discover the Serengeti

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Teens! Looking for ideas to complete your Teen Summer Challenge? Make Your Imprint this summer by exploring the Serengeti through websites, books, games, videos and more! READ How much do you know about the Serengeti? Read some plain facts about the Serengeti National Park and its animals. If you want to delve deeper, the UNESCO website […]

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In the News: Fatal Attacks

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Rahm’s Readers Teen Summer Challenge – Newsworthy Animal Challenges A tiger had killed three humans near Bandipur National Park.Tiger expert K Ullas Karanth suggested that the man-eater tiger was forced to the forest edges to survive, and probably compelled to attack humans. READ: Another Corbett death, another tiger on the prowl? DISCOVER: Do tigers’ attacks […]

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Career Challenge: Blogging

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Did you know that almost 6 new posts are published on WordPress blogs every second? That averages 342 posts per minute, just above 20,000 per day and a grand total of 7.49 million annually! Blogs are places to collect and share things that you find interesting —whether it’s your personal diary, comments and links to […]

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Career Challenge: Know Yourself?

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Did you know that your Facebook likes could tell a lot about your personality? You probably have answered questions in fun magazines to determine your personality. Some people believe that the day on which you were born – your “star sign” determines your personality. Scientists think that personality is genetically inherited. Do you know your personality? […]

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Animals Have Rights, Too

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Teens! Looking for ideas to complete your Teen Summer Challenge? Make Your Imprint this summer by exploring animal rights through websites, books, games, videos and more! READ Do animals have rights? What can humans do to protect animals? There are many organizations out there spreading the word about the importance of animal rights. Read up on […]

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When Animals Attack!

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Teens! Looking for ideas to complete your Teen Summer Challenge? Make Your Imprint this summer by exploring dangerous animals through websites, books, games, videos and more! READ Animals are amazing in so many ways. When you see cute baby animals, it’s hard to remember that they are capable of causing harm especially as they grow up. […]

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Save Endangered Animals!

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Teens! Looking for ideas to complete your Teen Summer Challenge? Make Your Imprint this summer by exploring endangered animal conservation through websites, books, games, videos and more! READ Do you know what animals are on the extinction list or what qualifies them to make it to the list? The WWF Species Directory explains it all, and […]

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In the News: Color Codes

Rahm’s Readers Teen Summer Challenge – Newsworthy Animal Challenges Have you ever heard a statement such as “Don’t be a chameleon girl who thinks she has to like football because her boyfriend does”? Well, no matter what we might sometimes do to make allies, scientific evidence rejects the popular idea that chameleons use the color […]

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In the News: Sweet Mystery

Rahm’s Readers Teen Summer Challenge – Newsworthy Animal Challenges Honeybees are one of the most important pollinators of agricultural crops. Some scientists refered to the recent worldwide bee colony collapse as a mystery, but others have suggested that, while causes are mixed, humanity may be the predator. Read: Here’s What’s Killing Bees…and Why We’re All […]

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Celebrating LGBT Pride: Great Reads for Teens

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Every year since 1971, the American Library Association has awarded the Stonewall Book Award to titles in adult literature, nonfiction and children’s and young adult literature that contain exceptional merit relating to the gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender experience. This year the Mike Morgan and Larry Romans Young Adult Literature Award went to Beautiful Music for Ugly Children and Fat Angie. To […]

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