Educator Lessons

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Best on the field and brightest in the classroom!

The Scholar Athlete Program was the brainchild of Hall of Fame Baseball Writer Bob Broeg in 1965. Broeg wanted to honor high school seniors whose success was not only on the field, court or ice rink – students who excelled in the classroom as well.

For the 54th year,...

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The St. Louis Post-Dispatch Newspapers in Education program and the St. Louis Cardinals are pleased to present our 2020 'A' Students as we celebrate our 56th Anniversary. This exciting program rewards the academic excellence of students in grades 9-12. Students who earn an A- average or better in the first semester are awarded two passes to a St. Louis Cardinals...

Activities and Puzzles

These puzzles, activities and their answers were published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on March 29, 2020!

Download our activities on health, math, puzzles, physical activity, science, career, cooking, gardening and more!

Share with your students and their families!

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Newspapers in Education is excited to partner with Missouri Valley Conference for the 2nd annual Field Trip Friday at the 2020 State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Men's Basketball Championship at Enterprise Center in St. Louis.

Field Trip Friday is a fun-filled day of Division I basketball, educational activities and more! Field Trip Friday is a day to reinforce classroom...

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Player interviews and Classroom Activities

Hockey with Heart is a three-part series in partnership with the St. Louis Blues covering character education both on and off the ice. This series features interviews with Blues players Alex Pietrangelo, Colton Parayko and Robert Thomas and classroom activities on perseverance, teamwork and courage.

Hockey with Heart Community Power Play...

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NIE and the BattleHawks have teamed up for a six-part series on safety. Each week a BattleHawks player will focus on a new safety initiative by giving tips and tricks for students to learn new safety skills! Join us this spring for new content and activities to use in your classroom: • February 4 – Fire Safety • February 18...

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From the page to the stage… don’t miss the rolling world premiere of Ghost! Adapted by award-winning playwright Idris Goodwin, New York Times bestselling author and Newbery Award honoree Jason Reynolds’ critically acclaimed 2016 YA novel makes its way to the stage. Presented by Metro Theater Company, Ghost runs Feb 2 - Mar 1 at the Grandel Theatre. Tickets to...

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When Molly and her family go to Silver Dollar City, she expects roller coasters, rides, lemonade and fun. She gets all of that and something unexpected. From an encounter with an older employee, Molly comes away with a deeper love of the area’s history and an insight into how Missouri came to be settled. Tales of Marvelous Missouri is sure...

Holiday Traditions Reading Comprehension

Happy Hanukkah! Merry Christmas! Happy Kwanzaa! Joyeux Noël!

Use our lesson to teach your students about different holiday traditions. Get your class into the holiday spirit by allowing your students to also share some of their special holiday traditions

Ready Set Winter Break

Winter break is just around the corner, and that means it’s almost time for the holidays! Check out our Ready, Set, (Winter) Break! guide for fun things to do over the break, healthy eating and more!

Be on the lookout for our holiday activity page in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Friday, December 20.

Be sure to...