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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 Times.


For more info and to start getting newspapers delivered to your classroom click here to send us an email.
Or contact:

Scott Whitworth
swhitworth@gainesvilletimes.com
770-535-6353

Online Extras (Updated every Monday)
Resources to help you put the Gainesville Times to work in your classroom


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


Rich About To Be Richer Than The Rest Of Us Combined

Discussion prompts & video archive.


NIESpecial Report


Science of Golf

This new 10-part series continues to explore the physics and math behind the game of golf. Provided by NBC Learn, in partnership with the United States Golf Association and Chevron, students will learn about calculating golfers’ handicaps and golf scoring, the evolution of the golf club and ball, as well as how factors like friction, volume and energy all affect how a golf ball travels.

Click here to view this weeks material



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


Audio

Daily Science Webcasts


Grizzly Tracking - Signs

Grizzly bear tracking usually involves splitting a few hairs.
Play Audio
-- Jan 27, 2015


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



This week's word in the news: AVERSION

DEFINITION:
A strong feeling of dislike, opposition, repugnance, or antipathy.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
One after another, men and women cited job commitments, destination weddings, an aversion to the death penalty, or a certainty of guilt as reasons to prevent them from sitting on a trial expected to last at least three months.
The Boston Globe -- 01/26/2015



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