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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Complete Sixth Grade
Sustainability Curriculum

Publix Super Markets, Inc. has joined efforts with FPES (Florida Press Educational Services) to bring this program to sixth grade students. This FREE NIE Program will show your sixth grade students how to become responsible members of the planet, and to respect all of the resources that it has to offer.

Downloads:

Flip Chart for Interactive White Boards
Note: Only classrooms with white boards will be able to run this file.

Complete supplement as PDF

Teachers Guide


Lesson plans for use with the e-Edition on Interactive White Boards

Included are basic lessons for an Elementary, Middle and Secondary classroom that can be utilized to introduce Language Arts and Social Studies activities.

Middle School Social Studies Lesson Plan
Middle and High School Language Arts Lesson Plan
High School Social Studies Lesson Plan
Elementary Social Studies Lesson Plan
Elementary and Middle School Language Arts Lesson Plan

USA Weekend Teacher Guides

New Teacher's Guides are available every Monday, complete with monthly themes highlighted in a weekly lesson and a monthly activity sheet.

Click here to download guides from USA Weekend

Daily Science Webcasts
Each weekday, Pulse of the Planet provides its listeners with a two-minute sound portrait of Planet Earth, tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide and blending interviews and extraordinary natural sound.Get more info.
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Sustainable Chemistry - Electric Sandwich
The technology behind your computer screen is, in effect, a layered electronic "sandwich".
-- Sep 16, 2014

Sustainable Chemistry - Thin Film
You may not have ever heard of thin film technology, but you're probably carrying it right now!
-- Sep 15, 2014

Soil Litter - The Food Web
There's a dense population under our feet that sustains life for us above the ground.
-- Sep 12, 2014

Underwater Discoveries - Scatter
Science Diarist Jules Jaffe is excited about discoveries made on an ocean voyage.
-- Sep 11, 2014

Underwater Discoveries - Launch
Science Diarist Jules Jaffe launches a one-of-a kind instrument into the depths of the sea.
-- Sep 10, 2014