A BLOCK: The Washington DC area is famous for being the home of our federal government. It’s also home to someone who may not be famous but deserves to be…the winner of this year’s Drive Safe DC Contest, sponsored by the National Road Safety Foundation. Ava reports.
B Block: On the heels of the historic 4th World Cup win by the US Women’s soccer team, the sport has never been more popular. Emily got the chance to interview one of the all-time greatest players in women’s soccer – Brandi Chastain.
C Block: In Make the Grade, Christin tells us why it’s a good idea to do extracurricular activities…and how to pick the right one.
Daniella gives us the facts on Gluten. CC HEALTH
D Block: While popular music today features stars like Taylor Swift and Shawn Mendes, back in the 1800s the stars of popular music were opera singers. Opera was so popular, in fact, that the places where it was performed were built to be more like palaces than music halls. In Vive la France, Emily tells us about Paris’ amazing Opera House. CC HISTORY
E Block: You may know the famous director George Lucas for his stellar work on the Star Wars saga. But did you know he’s giving most of his fortune to education. Sebastian explains.