Welcome to Newspapers in Education!
Newspapers in Education is an exciting interactive program that engages students in learning by providing them with daily copies of The Forsyth County News.
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Online Extras (Updated every Monday)
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.
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►Gunman attacks Canada's Parliament
Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
►Archive of Geography quizzes
Daily Science Webcasts
Mushrooms - DNA
Thanks to DNA testing, scientists are learning that the majority of micororganisms in soil are fungi which bring vital elements to plant life.
-- Oct 30, 2014
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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This week's word in the news: PALLIATIVE
Relieving or soothing the symptoms of a disease or disorder without effecting a cure.
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
He is receiving palliative care, and doctors have told the former mayor the next step is hospice care.
►The Boston Globe -- 10/27/2014