Lesson Plans

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Download our in-print stories about veterans from our area and their reading comprehension companion to use in your classroom this Veterans Day! Check out STLtoday for additional veterans stories.

Additional Veterans Day Activities:

Ask your students to read stories about Veterans Day in the newspaper and underline quotes that illustrate patriotism. Invite a veteran to speak to your...
Halloween 2019

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

Looking for Halloween lessons for your classroom?

This elementary school math lesson takes your students on a murder mystery as a detective. Your students will have to solve clues by analyzing patterns and using the deductive reasoning skills to find and unmask the murderer!

This high...


This 79th 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 “Think First."

During National Newspaper Week 2019, let’s work together to recognize the important role that newspapers play in our society today. Explore the newspaper with your students!

1. Explore the evolution...

Back to School

Newspapers in Education provides teachers with FREE e-edition of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch containing all news stories, photos and in-paper NIE features and activities to use in their classrooms. Place your FREE e-edition order now and students will enjoy yearlong access from any device and at any time. Teachers are automatically enrolled in our Educator Rewards Program when they sign...

Revealing the History of Hispanic Immigrants in St. Louis

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.

NIE and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of St. Louis have teamed...

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