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 San Angelo Standard Times.

For more info and to start getting newspapers delivered to your classroom click here to sign-up online.
Or call Britni Bird at (325) 659-8339.
Sponsorship Information: Click here to view the sponsors in our Classroom Literary Support Program


Online Extras (Updated every Monday)


Audio

Daily Science Webcasts


Persimmon Harvest

An annual harvest of wild persimmons has been a lifelong tradition for Carrie Hamby.
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-- Nov 26, 2014



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



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


Enhance vocabulary and written/verbal skills with over 2,500 pages of puzzles, themed features, word lists, SAT, ACT test prep and word games.

Created by:
Jan and Carey Cook
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Classroom Caption Contest!
Win a book by creating a caption for this week's lesson

This week's lesson:

What is the reality about immigration?

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Archive of past lessons
Teacher comments

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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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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Nicaragua to start building canal next month

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

Archive of Geography quizzes


Friday News Dump: House GOP Report Debunks Benghazi Theories

Discussion prompts & video archive.


Here comes the holiday shopping frenzy – with resistance to Thanksgiving Day sales

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



This week's word in the news: DE RIGUEUR 

DEFINITION:
Strictly required, as by etiquette, usage, or fashion.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Multicourse meals based on a book’s theme is de rigueur for one group, while black authors and characters spark the discussion in another.
The Miami Herald -- 11/24/2014