NBC Learn and NBC Sports, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, explore the engineering and technology helping athletes maximize their performance at the Olympic Games.

Click here to view the entire series


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

Daily Science Webcasts

Distributed by NIEonline.com

Narwhals - Sensitivity
How does a whale say 'ouch'?
-- Aug 26, 2016

Narwhals - Inside Out
Teeth are ideally strong, hard, and pearly white, right? Not for narwhals!
-- Aug 25, 2016

Narwhals - Dance of a Thousand Whales
Picture yourself sporting an eight foot tusk - and trying to dance.
-- Aug 24, 2016

Narwhals - Tubes
Why would an animal swimming in frigid waters have an 8-foot long sensitive tooth?
-- Aug 23, 2016

Narwhals - Legends
The animal that inspired the Unicorn has enough real life mysteries to keep scientists busy for years to come.
-- Aug 22, 2016