Subscribe to the Chicato Tribune
Already have an NIE subscription?

Announcements for Dec 19, 2014

Advantages of the classroom eEdition!

Your students live in a digital world. The eEdition of The Chicago Tribune is an excellent interactive tool that helps you and your students meet technology and core curriculum learning objectives.

Click here for more information

Contact Information

Carmen T. Pedroza-Oliva
Manager, Contract Sales & NIE
(312) 222-5327
ctc-nie@tribune.com

 

Please use your login and password to access daily e-Edition of Chicago Tribune.
You will no longer receive daily email reminder.

Access The Chicago Tribune in your classroom!

Already registered? Sign in here

Username:
Password:

Not registered yet?

Sign up here

Get more information about our NIE programs


Students Grades 7 – 11 can submit an essay or work of art.

Anti-Defamation League “Our First Amendment Freedoms” 2014 Contest Winners.

Click here to view the winning entries



Stephen Colbert's Epic Interview With Smaug The Dragon

Discussion prompts & video archive.


NIESpecial Report


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


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



Online Extras (Updated every Monday)


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



Ebola wipes out Christmas in Sierra Leone

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

Archive of Geography quizzes

Holiday tech gifts include new phone gadgets, app-driven robot, LEGO Technic, Skylanders tablet game

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



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

cftclogo.gif



Classroom Caption Contest!
Win a book by creating a caption for this week's lesson

This week's lesson:

Does news media focus on violence?

Download the lesson
Archive of past lessons
Teacher comments

Audio

Daily Science Webcasts


Large Numbers

As consumers, are we unconsciously influenced by the size of a number?
Play Audio
-- Dec 18, 2014



This week's word in the news: IMPISH

DEFINITION:
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