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Give Them the Keys

Give Them the Keys

By • on February 1, 2012

A 128 page teacher’s guide – Using the newspaper as a primary resource students learn how to navigate varied test features, understand and relate

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Cyberspace Safety

Cyberspace Safety

By • on October 7, 2011

A 4 page teacher’s guide – companion to “Born to be Wired” in the Parade Magazine e-edition Sunday 10/09/2011. Cyberspace is the world of computers.

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Teachers take tour of neighborhoods

Teachers take tour of neighborhoods

By • on August 17, 2011

“The wheels on the bus go ‘round and ‘round,” sang Howard Bishop Middle School teachers on Tuesday. Howard Bishop Middle School Bus Tour to Meet

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Educators are willing to pay to enhance learning

Educators are willing to pay to enhance learning

By • on August 16, 2011

In the LeFave household, there’s a budget for electricity, groceries — and Maria LeFave’s ninth-grade classroom at Eastside High School. LeFave

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Down economy affecting parents’ approach to tax holiday

Down economy affecting parents’ approach to tax holiday

By • on August 11, 2011

Retailers are gearing up for what is expected to be the biggest shopping weekend of the year before the winter holidays as parents and students stock

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Remembering 9/11

Remembering 9/11

By • on August 11, 2011

On September 11, 2001, 19 militants associated with the Islamist extremist group al Qaeda hijacked four airliners and carried out suicide attacks against

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Cereal Bowl Science

Cereal Bowl Science

By • on August 2, 2011

Cereal Bowl Science – Five Modules explore the science behind everyday activities, challenging students to observe, predict, experiment, find a solution

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NIE Week

CIVICS/SOCIAL STUDIES – The NAA Foundation celebrates NIE Week annually. This Teacher Guide is full of lesson plans on using the newspaper in teaching students Civic Engagement. In addition this link

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Community Connections with Geography and the Newspaper – Level One

This tab blends mapping skills with discussion of the various communities to which everyone belongs. LEVEL ONE – SOCIAL STUDIES

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Community Connections with Geography and the Newspaper – Level Two

This tab looks at community identity and geography’s effect on local economies and life styles. LEVEL TWO – SOCIAL STUDIES

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