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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Seasonal Science - Secrets
When you find grooves in the snow, or piles of pine cone chips - who has been there? Learn about the signs that animals leave behind.
-- Dec 22, 2014

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

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

Numerosity
Are we unconsciously influenced by the size of a number?
-- Dec 17, 2014

Seeing Red
Some of the selling messages in a department store may be subliminal, including the background colors.
-- Dec 16, 2014