Family Fun

Here is an activity from the NIE guide "A Plan for All Seasons" by Ann West. Throughout the holiday season, families often look for some fun activities for the whole family.  Some people go on ski vacations; some go on cruises, some simply stay at home and find fun activities in the local area.  The…
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Caring And Kindness

This information is from the KRP NIE tab, "Count on Character." Caring might sound like plain old nice, but it doesn’t end there. Caring includes friendly, helpful and even sacrificing. Acts of caring have one thing in common: You do them to help someone without expecting anything in return. How much do you count on caring…
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11 Shadows And A Teacher

Friday, November 13, the Grand Forks Herald participated in a special NIE project with english teacher, Sheila Moser and her 11 students from Leeds, ND.  Mrs. Moser has been using the Grand Forks Herald in her classroom and bringing students to tour the newspaper for many years.  I also have to mention their dedicated bus…
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Unique You! All About You

This is the last installment of the character education activites from the KRP supplement "Unique You" geared for elementary age children. I hope you have enjoyed these activities. This section is going to be all about you and your character.  Answer the following questions. YOUR FAVORITES                                                                                My favorite food : My favorite color: My favorite book: My favorite TV program: My…
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Unique You! Making Mistakes

The following character education activites are from the KRP supplement "Unique You" and geared for elementary age children.   Making mistakes is only a bad thing if you keep making the same mistake over and over again. In fact, you can learn a lot from your mistakes if you are paying attention. If you make…
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