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Labor Day 2021: Facts, Meaning and Founding

Labor Day 2021 will occur on Monday, September 6. Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers and is traditionally observed on the first Monday in September. It was created by the labor movement in the late 19th century and became a federal holiday in 1894. Labor Day weekend also symbolizes the end of summer for many Americans, and is celebrated with parties, street parades and athletic events.
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Teaching the Functional Skill of Tooth Brushing

Tooth brushing is both an important functional life skill and an appropriate skill for school intervention. Other functional life skills like showering may be appropriate in residential settings, but it's necessary to remember that only a small minority of students are in residential placements In that way, tooth brushing is a pivotal skill in a way that will lead to success in other task analysis based skill programs.
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20 Creative Study Methods

Sometimes you simply can't imagine studying another subject for another minute. You've officially given up and refuse to care anymore. You have taken four final exams already and are looking down the barrel of the shotgun that's going to fire off three more finals any second. How do you progress when the thought of sitting down in front of a pile of books and notes makes you want to scream?
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Ann Foster

Ann Foster Facts Known for: in the 1692 Salem witch trials Age at time of Salem witch trials: about 75 Dates: 1617 - December 3, 1692 Also known as: Anne Foster Ann Foster Before the Salem Witch Trials Ann Foster was born in England. She emigrated from London on the Abigail in 1635. Her husband was Andrew Foster, and together they had five children and lived in Andover, Massachusetts.
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Biography of William Wallace

Sir William Wallace (c. 1270-August 5, 1305) was a Scottish knight and freedom fighter during the Wars of Scottish Independence. Although many people are familiar with his story as told in the film Braveheart , Wallace's story was a complex one, and he has reached an almost iconic status in Scotland.
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USS Indianapolis torpedoed

On July 30, 1945, the USS Indianapolis is torpedoed by a Japanese submarine and sinks within minutes in shark-infested waters. Only 316 of the 1,196 men on board survived. However, the Indianapolis had already completed its major mission: the delivery of key components of the atomic bomb that would be dropped a week later at Hiroshima to Tinian Island in the South Pacific.
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