Free Online Earth Day Book

Check out this free online Earth Day book made available by author Artie Knapp. Living Green: A Turtle’s Quest for a Cleaner Planet – tired of seeing the land he loves cluttered with trash, Thurman the turtle decides it’s time to take action. A shortlist finalist for the 2012 national Green Earth Book Award. Click on the link below…
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Luke In A Really Big Pickle FREE Resource

In celebration of NIE week, I would like to share with you a special Newspapers in Education tab, called “Luke in a Really Big Pickle.” This fun story is about a nine-year old boy named Luke and his new talking dog Pickles. This tab can be used by anyone to enhance reading skills. In addition…
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NEWSPAPER HANGMAN GAME

Try this Newspaper Hangman Game, produced Diane Goold, NIE Director at St. Joseph  News-Press, St. Joseph, MO. Goal: 2 – Acquire knowledge and skills to communicate effectively.                                   Standard: CA 1 – Speaking & writing Standard English. This activity will help students build vocabulary, scan for challenging words & view the newspaper as a source for…
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Dig The News Summer Reading Program – The Past And The Future

Today’s feature is called The Past and The Future.  Dig the News, is a SUMMER READING program to be used with your newspaper and the public library. The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) chose “Dig into Reading” and “Beneath the Surface” as themes for summer reading features that encourage young readers to use their newspapers and public…
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Dig The News Summer Reading Program – History

Today’s feature is called History.  Dig the News, is a SUMMER READING program to be used with your newspaper and the public library. The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) chose “Dig into Reading” and “Beneath the Surface” as themes for summer reading features that encourage young readers to use their newspapers and public libraries. These features are…
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