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 Dawson Community News.

For more info and to start getting newspapers delivered to your classroom click here to send us an email.
Or call us at (706) 265-3384.


Online Extras (Updated every Monday)

NIE Special Report


Who doesn’t like to eat?

Turn the fun of food into a great science experience to start off the school year using a new science content reading Is there a gene for liking broccoli? and an accompanying activity Taste this!

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California's King Fire Grows To 80K Acres

Discussion prompts & video archive.



U.S troops to help battle Ebola in Liberia

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.

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

This week's lesson:

How safe are our secrets from hackers?

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Archive of past lessons
Teacher comments


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


Auto racing goes green: Battery-powered cars reach 140 mph in new Formula E series

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive


Audio

Daily Science Webcasts


Katydids and Crickets - Noise

There's more to a cricket chirp than you might realize! We take a closer listen.
Play Audio
-- Sep 23, 2014



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




This week's word in the news: RESCIND

DEFINITION:
To make void; repeal or annul. To invalidate by a later action or a higher authority.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Last month, the Lee County School Board approved a moratorium on all state-mandated tests — a vote it later rescinded after learning the school district could lose millions of dollars in state funding.
The Miami Herald -- 09/22/2014









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