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Missourian in Education

Thursday 12/18/2014
Teacher Guide Available for "The Gashouse Gang" Story

There are baseball heroes—and then there are legends.

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Saturday 12/13/2014
Angela Hopkins Is the 2014 Missourian In Education Teacher of the Year

Walking into Angela Hopkins’ fourth-grade classroom at Campbellton Elementary on a day when her students are working on the Missourian In Education weekly News Quiz, there is a constant chatter and rustling of newspapers, the occasional voice raised in excitement.  

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Tuesday 10/14/2014
Record crowd for annual Run to Read

The rain stopped long enough on Saturday, Oct. 11, for the 9th annual Run to Read to fulfill its promise to be a beautiful fall event. More than 260 people of all ages participated, gathering at the Washington Public Library for the third year.

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Saturday 10/04/2014
Exercise for the Body and Brain

Watching a close friend who is an experienced marathon and Ironman race competitor struggle through completing his second Ironman, almost giving up a couple of times due to factors beyond his control, left an impression on Mason Duchatschek, a Washington businessman and author of three books on sales and marketing.

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Tuesday 09/16/2014
News Quiz now online

The Missourian In Education News Quiz, a new feature to challenge students' comprehension of news in The Missourian, is now online.

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December Baby Buzz Pick Offers Seasonal Fun

Snow is a wondrous, special gift in every child’s mind. They’ll enjoy celebrating some seasonal fun with “Ladybug Girl Ready for Snow,” the December Baby Buzz Pick chosen by parent educators with the Washington School District.

  • icon Posted: December 20

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Curriculum Resources

Check out what's ahead for Missourian In Education this fall

Click on the PDF to see a week-by-week schedule of youth features and events planned for the Missourian In Education program this fall!

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NIE Week Curriculum Available

This year, the American Press Institute (formerly the Newspaper Association of America Foundation) has partnered with the Newseum on  the annual curriculum. API has been creating Newspaper In Education Week curriculum for more than 25 years.

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Newspaper In Education Institute

Our membership to the Newspaper In Education Institute provides local educators access to more than 300 instructional resources, including teacher guides, student supplements, character education materials, numerous subject-specific resources, video & audio teacher training modules, and the popular NIE Instructional Calendar.

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Space Place

Clear Skies in Cygnus

Why would a group of astronomers using three orbiting space telescopes—far, far above the clouds—worry about cloud cover? Simple: It’s not Earth’s clouds they are concerned with. Instead, it’s the clouds of planets in faraway solar systems. Can scientists really learn anything about weather on distant exoplanets? Find out in this month's column!

  • icon Posted: October 28

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Sunday 12/21/2014
News Quiz

Click here to take this week's Missourian In Education News Quiz!

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Thursday 12/18/2014
Congratulations to our Week #14 News Quiz Winner!

Congratulations to 10-year-old Alexis Oetterer for winning this week’s News Quiz. Alexis won a 2015 season pass to the Washington Town & Country Fair, our sponsor for this Missourian In Education News Quiz. 

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Thank You

Friday 07/11/2014
Thank You & Testimonials

View Thank You letters from students and Teacher Testimonials from educators who participate in the Missourian In Education program.

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Writing Guide Helps Students Write Book Buzz Reviews

Students submitting Book Reviews on the monthly Book Buzz Picks have a great resource in the Book Buzz Review Writing Guide. The guide provides tips and suggestions for writing reviews and a page for students to organize their thoughts.

  • icon Updated: October 28

Book Buzz December Picks: "The Gift of a Good Book"

Like dear friends, books entertain, enlighten and inspire us — feed our minds with ideas, and our souls with story. Newsbee’s trio of December Picks are superlative, a present for readers to cherish and share. Newsbee urges you to take some time out during the upcoming season to absorb the wonder and magic that come with “The Gift of a Good Book.”

  • icon Updated: December 11

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Sunday 12/21/2014
Beloved Character Back In "Here Comes Santa Cat"
Updated: December 21, 2014 - 7:09 pm

Ho! Ho! Ho! The cat’s not in the bag—he’s holding it, imitating the jolly ol’ gent in red in “Here Comes Santa Cat,” by Deborah Underwood. If you fell in love with Underwood’s “Here Comes Easter Cat,” you’ll lap up her latest, and be entertained to the 9’s by the pictures Claudia Rueda has created to bring our furry friend back to life, once again.

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