This Sunday In Parade

Sunday, October 25… A Day With Madame Secretary By Leslie H. Gelb Hillary Clinton brings us along on a typical day in the life of the U.S. Secretary of State. Observe what it’s like to spend 24 hours with Madame Secretary. ‘Have Faith In Something Big’ By Jeanne Wolf Both Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry…
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More Math Quickie Lessons

Here are some more math quickie lessons from the Washington Times. Areas and Percents: Compute the area of the advertisements on one page of the newspaper.  What percentage of the page is used for advertisements? Do this with several different pages and different section of the newspaper, then figure the average amount of space used…
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Writing Ideas

Here are some writing ideas by Lisa Davison, Chicago Tribune and distributed by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Benton County Daily Record, & Northwest Arkansas Times. Adaptable Writing Activities for Many Ages                              These activity ideas are good for individual assignments or writing with a buddy. 1. Write a feature story about a person. (It could be about…
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Internet Safety

"Police:  Know what your kids are doing on the Web".  Check out this local story in Tuesday’s Herald on page 4 of section B or click on the following link to read it online

NNW Part 6: Salute To Carriers

  National Newspaper Week concludes today with International Newspaper Carrier Day. A special THANK YOU to all of the carriers and motor route drivers who rise in the early morning hours, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to deliver the newspaper. These independent business professionals do more than just deliver. Demands are placed on…
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