Educator Lessons

Sky Zone

In partnership with Sky Zone Chesterfield , Newspapers in Education is exploring physics and the Scientific Method in a whole new way! Explore the Scientific Method, Newton's Laws of Motion and more with a unique aerial twist.

Science + Trampolines = High flying, learning FUN!

For the complete curriculum and to learn more about Skyience...

Creative Writing

Most people read the newspaper for local, national and world news. Others like to check their stocks, do the crossword puzzles or follow their favorite sports teams.

Check out these lessons on how to use the newspaper in a different way - creating poetry!

Special thanks to YourWords STL for creating and implementing these lessons...

Check out Newspapers in Education for scary good activities this Halloween!

Looking for Halloween alternatives for your classroom or school? Check out a few of our ideas below:

Design a classroom celebration that revolves around the literary work of your students choice -- Harry Potter, for example! Host a "Boo Bash" after school hours for students...
Computer Coding 101

Drive innovation and creativity in your classroom. Join Scratch the Cat in this four-part series with Maryville University engaging students in the world of computer coding. Learn how to:

Introduce coding to your students Join the online coding community Apply critical thinking skills to the coding process Explore the coding environment and create projects

You must be...

This 78th annual National Newspaper Week is a recognition of the service of newspapers and their employees across North America. The theme this year's campaign is “Journalism matters. Now more than ever.” .

During National Newspaper Week 2018, let’s work together to recognize the important role that newspapers play in our society today.

Explore the...

Career exploration is an essential first step in building students’ understanding of the working world. Students realize options for their futures in hopes of finding a career path that resonates with them in terms of interests, purpose and inspiration.

For high school graduates searching for the next step, vocational school options are endless! Employers are looking for...

The days are getting shorter and the temps are starting to cool off! Celebrate autumn with Newspapers in Education and content provided by education.com . Be sure to include Weatherbird in your fall fun and share for a chance to win tickets, gift cards and more!

Newspapers in Education is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in partnership with the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan St. Louis . This four week series highlights local Hispanic Americans who are giving back to others in the St. Louis community. A new feature will be posted each week.

Looking for Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations? Check out the...

Weatherbird is ready for class!

Does your class have a Field Trip coming up? Heading to an assembly? Take Weatherbird with you!

Here's how to get started: 1. DOWNLOAD WEATHERBIRD HERE 2. Take Weatherbird on all of your classroom adventures (don't forget to take plenty of pictures with Weatherbird!) 3. Upload your photos to the...

Field Trip Friday 2019

Presented by Happy Apples

Steps to reserve and receive your Field Trip Friday tickets:
1. Complete and submit this form.
2. An invoice will be mailed directly to the school and contact listed for payment. 
($7 per ticket - $10 for box lunch)
3. Once payment is received, a packet including tickets and all necessary information for...