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: STATUTE
A written law passed by a legislative body.
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Why Hernandez, mayor of Miami-Dade County’s second-largest city, can’t be charged with violating Florida’s loan-sharking laws is clear: The statute of limitations — one year — ran out long ago.
►The Miami Herald -- 04/21/2014
NIE Special Report
Back by popular demand
Children's book authors share their writing experience to help students learn more about the craft and techniques of creative writing.
►Click here to view the material
►Uranium workers dying after working Namibia mine, report warns
Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
►Archive of Geography quizzes
National Wildlife Week
March 17th - 23rd
The following resources and activities from National Wildlife Federation, its Affiliates and Partners are designed for educators to teach about the connections between water and the shared need of people and wildlife for clean water. Learn about wildlife in the U.S. with and fun and informative lessons and activities you can do with your students.
Click here for activities
Daily Science Webcasts
Narwhals - Evolution
The narwhal, with its inside-out, eight-foot long tooth, doesn't just look odd; it is a genuine evolutionary anomaly.
-- Apr 23, 2014
►‘Boston Strong’ spirit and strict security mark Monday marathon, shadowed by 2013 blasts
-- Front Page Talking Points Archive