Welcome to 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.

Online Extras (Updated every Monday) Resources to help you put the Barrow County News to work in your classroom


Contrary To Previous Reports, Facebook's Fine By Teens

Discussion prompts & video archive.



Nordic countries extend military alliance in face of Russian aggression

Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

Archive of Geography quizzes


Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.


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Download a lesson based on political cartoons and print it out for use in your classroom. (PDF format)

This week's lesson: Would no video mean no charges?

New! Classroom Caption Contest.
Enter a caption and maybe win a book!

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There are more than 180 lessons archived for your use



Tap the wealth of information in your newspaper as a teaching tool:


A mighty beast deserves to get back the name Brontosaurus, scientists say

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



This week's word in the news: INDIVIDUALIZED

DEFINITION:
To modify to suit the wishes or needs of a particular individual


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
That individualized attention is a far cry from the approach the company has taken with past products, even with the Apple Store's focus on customer service.
The San Jose Mercury News -- 04/13/2015


Be a Butterfly Hero
Help Save the Monarch Butterfly

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Audio

Daily Science Webcasts


Crows - Tools

Humans aren't the only animals with tools. One species of crow has a whole arsenal of instruments that it uses to snag its dinner.
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-- Apr 17, 2015



New materials from Miami University’s Fighting With Food project focuses on the process of inquiry and helps teachers engage their students in the topic of toxicants and the role nutrient dense foods in helping to combat their effects with a new graphic story style format.

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