Goodbye To Areavoices

Dear readers, I am saying goodbye to the NIE Rocks! blog for now. The AreaVoices site will be shut down sometime soon. Forum Communications will be launching a new content management system (CMS) with new public-facing news websites starting this sometime this summer. The new CMS and websites will require the full dedication of our developers and…
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Memorial Day Word Search

In the U.S. this holiday falls on the last Monday in May. Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who died in service to our country.  Here is a word search you can download and print. Download by clicking here  

Thank You NIE Sponsors

Thank you to these businesses for supporting the Grand Forks Herald Newspapers in Education Sponsorship Program.

March Is Women’s History Month

Information and activities are from KRP’s The Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide.” March is National Women’s History Month Schools and communities have been celebrating March as Women’s History Month since 1987. As you plan your classroom celebration, consider creating a bulletin board display of women in history or publishing a Women’s History Month newsletter. You could…
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Information and activities are from KRP’s The Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide from the NIE Institute. Since 1986, the United States has observed the birth of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. as a legal public holiday. It is always celebrated on the third Monday in January. This day is set aside each year to…
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