NBC Learn and the National Science Foundation have teamed up to produce a 6-part video series that explores how atoms and molecules thousands times smaller than the width of a human hair can be used to create technology for the future.

Click here to view this week's video installment


Complete Sixth Grade
Sustainability Curriculum

Publix Super Markets, Inc. has joined efforts with FPES (Florida Press Educational Services) to bring this program to sixth grade students. This FREE NIE Program will show your sixth grade students how to become responsible members of the planet, and to respect all of the resources that it has to offer.

Downloads:

Flip Chart for Interactive White Boards
Note: Only classrooms with white boards will be able to run this file.

Complete supplement as PDF

Teachers Guide


Lesson plans for use with the e-Edition on Interactive White Boards

Included are basic lessons for an Elementary, Middle and Secondary classroom that can be utilized to introduce Language Arts and Social Studies activities.

Middle School Social Studies Lesson Plan
Middle and High School Language Arts Lesson Plan
High School Social Studies Lesson Plan
Elementary Social Studies Lesson Plan
Elementary and Middle School Language Arts Lesson Plan

USA Weekend Teacher Guides

New Teacher's Guides are available every Monday, complete with monthly themes highlighted in a weekly lesson and a monthly activity sheet.

Click here to download guides from USA Weekend

Daily Science Webcasts

Distributed by NIEonline.com

Science of Football - Better Helmets
Which is safer - a helmet made out of many thin layers or a solid piece?
-- Feb 5, 2016

Science of Football - Weapons of Choice
In professional football, the advent of helmets and face masks leg to unexpected problems.
-- Feb 4, 2016

Science of Football - Concussions
There's strong evidence that concussions can lead to a much more serious condition.
-- Feb 3, 2016

Science of Football - Controlling Chaos
When a football hits the ground, it's time for a little chaos.
-- Feb 2, 2016

Science of Football - Spin
Ever wonder why a football is shaped the way it is?
-- Feb 1, 2016