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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:


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Daily Science Webcasts


Predicting Disease Tracking Probabilities

A newly developed algorithm is telling scientists where disease outbreaks may occur in the future.
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-- Feb 24, 2017


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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: Senator is silenced over criticism

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There are more than 180 lessons archived for your use


A big U.S. employment challenge comes from automation, not just foreign competition

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



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



Malaysia hunts North Koreans in assassination

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

NBC Learn, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, examines the vital connections between water, food and energy in the human water cycle.

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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: MOCK

DEFINITION:
Pretended; sham; counterfeit.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
One Twitter user said, ‘‘After the terrible events #lastnightinSweden, IKEA have sold out of this’’ and posted a mock Ikea instruction manual on how to build a ‘‘Border Wall.’’
The Boston Globe -- 02/20/2017


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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.
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