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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


Tree Rings - Not Every Tree Has Them

In regions without clearly defined seasons, a tree's rings are not easily identifiable.
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-- Sep 30, 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: Health becomes a campaign issue

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There are more than 180 lessons archived for your use


Face-to-face: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump spar Monday in the first of three debates

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



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



Bomb threat empties schools across Canada’s Prince Edward Island

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

Archive of Geography quizzes



 

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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

Think you know football? Ok, what's a prolate spheroid? This 10-part video series focuses on the science behind NFL football.

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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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This week's word in the news: SKYROCKETING

DEFINITION:
To rise rapidly and suddenly.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
The Bay Area’s wages are getting higher, far outpacing most of the country, but more residents are finding their paychecks can’t keep up with the region’s skyrocketing cost of living.
The San Jose Mercury News -- 09/26/2016


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This month's downloadable poster

Download these educational, colorful posters for use in your classroom.
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