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Newspapers In Education is a national program that promotes literacy through the use of the daily newspaper as an instructional aid in the classroom. The Daily Sentinel partners with educators and local businesses to encourage literacy, to broaden students' community and global perspectives and to equip area teachers with a powerful tool for teaching at no cost to the teachers or schools.

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Resources to help you put The Daily Sentinel to work in your classroom

School District Says Tag Won't Be Banned At Recess

Discussion prompts & video archive.

Thinking about how you think can become confusing, making the brain one of the most complicated organs to study. NBC Learn’s eight-part video series on the brain is divided into easily-understood concepts, which together create a broader view of how versatile and mysterious the human brain can be.

Click here to view this week’s video installment

Guyana says Venezuela deployed troops on border

Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

Archive of Geography quizzes

Be a Butterfly Hero
Help Save the Monarch Butterfly

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


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

This week's lesson:

Any limits to religious freedom?

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Archive of past lessons
Teacher comments

VW trickery on exhaust tests creates a cloud over all ‘clean diesel’ vehicles

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive

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

Throughout this school year, PARADE Classroom will be targeting up to six features that provide poignant life lessons for high school students. Be sure to check them out!

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Cyberspace Safety
9/11 Lessons and Legacies
Keeping America Free

This week's word in the news: CELESTIAL

Pertaining to the sky or visible heaven, or to the universe beyond the earth’s atmosphere, as in celestial body.

And unlike with meteor showers and other celestial fireworks, children will be able to watch this one and still be in bed at a reasonable time for school the next morning.
The San Jose Mercury News -- 09/21/2015

Step onto any school campus and you'll feel its energy. Each school is turbocharged with the power of young minds, bodies, hearts and spirits.

Here on the Western Slope, young citizens are honing and testing their skills to take on a rapidly changing world. Largely thanks to technology, they are in the midst of the most profound seismic shift the world has ever seen.

Perhaps no time in our history has it been more important to know what our youth are thinking, feeling and expressing.

The Sentinel is proud to spotlight some of their endeavors. Read on to see how some thoroughly modern students are helping learners of all ages connect with notable figures of the past.

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