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: IMPISH
Resembling an imp; mischievous.
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Cocking her head with an impish grin, 6-year-old Francisca Ajtum gives her holiday voice a spin at home in Florida City.
►The Miami Herald -- 12/15/2014
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
►Ebola wipes out Christmas in Sierra Leone
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
Seasonal Science - Holes
Grey squirrels have two homes - winter and summer, and woodpeckers help in the renovation process of the winter dwelling.
-- Dec 19, 2014
►Holiday tech gifts include new phone gadgets, app-driven robot, LEGO Technic, Skylanders tablet game
-- Front Page Talking Points Archive