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The Star Tribune newspaper connects kids to the real world. It's a textbook that is updated daily and a collection of history as it happens.

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Weekly Features (Updated every Monday)



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


Audio

Daily Science Webcasts


Science Frontiers - Higgs Boson Particle

Take "The Force" from Stars Wars and add a little molasses.
Play Audio
-- Apr 29, 2016


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Download a lesson based on political cartoons and print it out for use in your classroom. (PDF format)

This week's lesson: Earth Day questions about the future

Classroom Caption Contest.
Enter a caption and maybe win a book!

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There are more than 180 lessons archived for your use


Harriet Tubman will be the new face of $20 bills as paper money gets more diverse

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



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



Mexico's president proposes relaxing marijuana laws

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

Archive of Geography quizzes


Life expectancy declines for white women in the U.S.

Discussion prompts & video archive.


 

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Downloadable supplements
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A password is sent via U.S. mail to Star Tribune News in Education program participants upon receipt of orders.

Attention Journalism teachers:

Check out this wonderful program through the University of St Thomas.

Mission: ThreeSixty Journalism is committed to bringing new voices into journalism and related professions and to using intense, personal instruction in the craft and principles of journalism to strengthen the civic literacy, writing skills and college-readiness of Minnesota teens.

Website: www.threesixtyjournalism.org

A new lesson from the Fighting With Food project guides middle and high school students through the chemistry of how metals get into water, the toxicity of lead, and how nutrition can help combat the health effects of lead exposure.

Click here to view the entire series

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 activities


This week's word in the news: PERCUSSIONIST

DEFINITION:
A musician who plays a percussion instrument.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Sitting in a green room at WCCO-TV, the California percussionist was clearly spent, belying the sunniness of her multicolored top.
The Minneapolis Star Tribune -- 04/25/2016


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This month's downloadable poster

Download these educational, colorful posters for use in your classroom.
Have them laminated for long-term use.
Display them on your bulletin boards for kids to study!
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