Announcements for Oct 23, 2014
Your students live in a digital world. The eEdition of The Chicago Tribune is an excellent interactive tool that helps you and your students meet technology and core curriculum learning objectives.
Carmen T. Pedroza-Oliva
Manager, Contract Sales & NIE
Attention Teachers & Students:
Free access to Chicago Tribune e-Edition starting Tuesday, October 28 through Saturday, November 15, 2014.
The Chicago Tribune electronic newspapers are provided to you compliments of the Chicago Tribune NIE sponsors and vacationing subscribers.
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Students Grades 7 – 11 can submit an essay or work of art.
Submission Deadline Extended to September 30, 2014. Prize values increased! $5000 first place prize.
NBC Learn, in partnership with he National Science Foundation, explores the science, technology, engineering and math found in current events. This 7-week series helps connect fundamental STEM topics to real-world news stories.
The National Wildlife Federation lesson plans are designed to introduce students to life science, ecology, wildlife biology, scientific identification and observation. All lesson plans are aligned to the National Science Education Standards and organized by grade level.
Tap the wealth of information in your newspaper as a teaching tool:
Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.►Archive of Geography quizzes
Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.
Classroom Caption Contest!
►Win a book by creating a caption for this week's lesson
This week's lesson:
Do we take voting for granted?►Download the lesson
Daily Science Webcasts
How does a crowd of sports enthusiasts function like a brain? Stay tuned.
-- Oct 23, 2014