Newspapers in Education!
Newspapers in Education is an exciting interactive program that engages students in learning by providing them with weekly copies of The Barrow County News.
For more info and to start getting newspapers delivered to your classroom click here to send us an email.
Or call JoAnn Craven at (770) 867-7557 .
Weekly Features (Updated every Monday)
This week's word in the news: DE RIGUEUR
Strictly required, as by etiquette, usage, or fashion.
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Multicourse meals based on a book’s theme is de rigueur for one group, while black authors and characters spark the discussion in another.
►The Miami Herald -- 11/24/2014
Science Behind the News
NBC Learn, in partnership with he National Science Foundation, explores the science, technology, engineering and math found in current events. This 7-week series helps connect fundamental STEM topics to real-world news stories.
►Click here to view this weeks material
►Nicaragua to start building canal next month
Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
►Archive of Geography quizzes
The National Wildlife Federation lesson plans are designed to introduce students to life science, ecology, wildlife biology, scientific identification and observation. All lesson plans are aligned to the National Science Education Standards and organized by grade level.
Click here for the activities
Daily Science Webcasts
An annual harvest of wild persimmons has been a lifelong tradition for Carrie Hamby.
-- Nov 26, 2014
►Here comes the holiday shopping frenzy – with resistance to Thanksgiving Day sales
-- Front Page Talking Points Archive