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2016 Larimore 5th Graders

Wednesday, May 4, 2016, the 5th grade students from Larimore, N.D. visited the Grand Forks Herald production plant. They are pictured below in the mail room.  These students and their teachers participate in the Herald’s Newspapers in Education Program. The students also wanted their picture taken in the “Yellow” or CTP room where the plates are…
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Daily Newspaper Activities May 2016

Check out these daily lesson plans using the newspaper for the month of May. This calendar provides a subject specific focus for each day of the week with activities for every school day of the month: Monday – Language Arts, Tuesday – Social Studies, Wednesday – Math, Thursday – Science, Friday – Newspaper Information. To…
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Earth Day Activities Using The Newspaper

Every day is Earth Day for people who care about the environment. But for one day each year, people all over the world join forces to call attention to the beauty of the Earth and the ways in which we can protect it. Here are a number of activities to help you call attention to…
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Fun Easter Ideas

Here are some Easter ideas from FamilyFun Magazine and TNS. After dyeing and decorating your Easter eggs, turn them into sweet-faced critters. Just peel off the shells to begin. Also be sure and check out Kid-Friendly Tips to Create Fun Easter Memories from American Profile Magazine.

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Shamrocks, Saints And Shillelaghs

Here’s the story behind some Irish icons and St. Patrick: SHAMROCK: Shamrocks are actually clover plants.  The small, three leafed herb appears on the United Kingdom’s coat of arms with the English rose and Scottish thistle. The shamrocks found in U.S. flower shops are often imposters. IRISH FLAG: Green stands for Catholics, orange for Protestants…
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