♦November 3: It’s out of this world! NASA launched Mariner 10, the first spacecraft to fly to Mercury, on November 3, 1973.
♦November 4: King Tut’s tomb was discovered today in 1922. Wrap up your lessons with our Mummiesmovie.
♦November 7: Happy birthday Joni Mitchell! Celebrate with some 60s Folk. Then, earn “glowing” reviews with our Marie Curie movie on the chemist’s birthday. Finally, commemorate the 1996 launch of the Mars Global Surveyor with our Mars movie, then have the class Fly to Mars themselves on GameUp.
♦November 15: Bottles and papers and cans, oh my! On America Recycles Day, talk to the class about Recycling. BrainPOP Jr. covers the topic in Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Additionally, modern artist Georgia O’Keeffe was born on November 15, 1887.
♦November 18: Can you picture it? Louis Daguerre was born today in 1787; learn more in our Photography movie.
♦November 19: Four score and seven years ago …BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. both offer movies on Abraham Lincoln, who delivered the Gettysburg Address on November 19, 1863. Delve even deeper with BrainPOP’s movie on the Civil War.
♦November 20: See stars on Edwin Hubble’s birthday … with our Galaxies movie.
♦November 22: Remember John F. Kennedy, on the anniversary of his 1963 assassination.
♦November 30: Author Mark Twain came into the world as Samuel Clemens today in 1835.