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Cultural & Global Issues: Science and Religion in Schools

Grade 9
Articles with Reading Levels: 9.0-9.9
Grade 10
Articles with Reading Levels: 10.0-10.9

Article Name: Bill Lets Fla. Schools Teach Evolution Alternatives
Source: National Public Radio
Author: Greg Allen
Date Published: April 29, 2008
Guiding Question: What role does science and religion play in recent legislation?
Grade Level: 9.6

Article Name: We’re Smart Enough for Darwin Debate
Source: The Washington Post
Author: Jay Mathews
Date Published: January 18, 2012
Guiding Question: Would teaching alternative views on evolution misuse science?
Grade Level: 10.2

Article Name: Despite Court Rulings, Creationism Still Taught in Many American Classrooms
Source: National Public Radio
Author: Eyder Peralta
Date Published: February 08, 2011
Guiding Question: Why is creationism still taught in schools?
Grade Level: 10.9

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Article Name: Evolution vs. Creationism: Study Reveals Public School Science Lagging
Source: Huffington Post
Author: N/A
Date Published: May 25, 2011
Guiding Question: How do teachers feel about teaching evolution and creationism in schools?
Grade Level: 11.9

Article Name: Intelligent Design Hits Snag in Calif. Schools
Source: National Public Radio
Author: Barbara Bradley Hagerty
Date Published: January 11, 2006
Guiding Question: What role should religion play in public education?
Grade Level: 11.2