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Monday, January 25, 2021

Homeschool Helper

Homeschool Helper is a place for Frederick County’s homeschooling parents. Here you will find stories and links to resources. Educating our children is the most important thing we can do as parents. If you have a resource you would like to see added to the page, send us an email: info@thetentacle.com

The Electoral College – Does it Work for America?

The electoral college has been the subject of debate since it was first created. Recently, arguments for and against the institution have bubbled back up to the surface. As the American experiment progresses, it will become even more critical for people to understand this component of the electoral process.

1776 Unites Launches Free History Curriculum

“The 1776 Unites curriculum offers authentic, inspiring stories from American history that show what is best in our national character and what our freedom makes possible even in the most difficult circumstances. 1776 Unites maintains a special focus on stories that celebrate black excellence, reject victimhood culture, and showcase African-Americans who have prospered by embracing America’s founding ideals.

China v Hollywood: Money or Freedom?

How far is America willing to take political correctness and refrain from saying or doing anything that might offend someone, whether here in the United States or elsewhere in the world? For Hollywood, that answer would be pretty far.

Do Black Americans Really Want to Defund the Police?

The media and the left in general tell us that black Americans want to “defund the police.” But is it true? The story goes that the police are violent against black Americans and that’s the motive behind the defund the police movement. But a recent survey tells a different story.

Trump’s Pardon: Susan B. Anthony Remembered

August 18 marks 100 years since the ratification of the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote. President Donald Trump, in a surprise move, pardoned the Women’s Suffrage movement’s Susan Brownell Anthony, to mark this century anniversary. Anthony’s crime? She dared to vote.

Rolling Out The Homeschool Helper

As the counties across Maryland begin to roll out their plans for reopening schools, more and more parents are considering homeschooling. Frederick families are among them.

America’s Economy: How It Works

The United States is the world’s largest economy, recording a national output of $21.526 trillion. Private companies produce goods and services the entire planet enjoys daily. From the Apple iPhone to a McDonald’s Big Mac, the American economy has had a major impact on the global marketplace while lifting the standard of living for millions of people worldwide. But what is the U.S. economy, and how does it work?

The Bill of Rights: Protecting the People

By: GenZStaff After the Articles of Confederation didn’t work out for the new United States, the Constitution was written and offered as a replacement. It seemed to...

Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation – Weekly Videos

To help parents and caregivers keep their children interested in learning while having fun, The Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation will be posting a video...

Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation – Tutorial on Creating a Window Greenhouse

The Tentacle doesn’t usually make formal posts on Sunday, but due to the unusual circumstances we find ourselves in we are suspending that today...