• By Michael Gregory National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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If someone asked you to draw the sun, would you make a little yellow circle with lines coming out of it? That’s fun, but what does the sun look like up close? We can see the shapes and outlines of craters and mountains on the moon, but what about the sun? Does it have rocks and dust and hill…

Missourian in Education

Congratulations to two student winners in this week's News Quiz: Ella Alt, a sixth-grade student at The Fulton School at St. Albans, and Jamie Freeman, a fourth-grade student at St. Bridget of Kildare in Pacific. They each win a $10 gift certificate to Sugarfire Smoke House in Washington, ou…

Congratulations to Lexi Y., a 5th-grade student at New Haven Elementary School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Lexi's name was selected from 132 students who submitted answers in the Quiz. She wins a $15 gift certificate to Imo’s Pizza in Washington and Union, our sponsor for this week’s…

Congratulations to Alex Nienhaus, a 6th-grade student at The Fulton School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Alex wins a $10 gift card to Sugarfire Smoke House in Washington, our sponsor for this week’s Missourian In Education News Quiz, based on news in the Nov. 18-19 weekend issue of The…

Congratulations to Elaina K., a fourth-grade student at Campbellton Elementary School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Elaina wins a $15 gift card to Imo’s Pizza in Washington and Union, our sponsor for this week’s Missourian In Education News Quiz, based on news in the Nov. 11-12 weekend…

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Come away with me to storyland — bee entertained and delighted with “The Gift of a Good Book.” Newsbee has some honeys to suggest for December. He’s chosen the best of the best for this special time of year, when enchantment reigns and happiness knows no bounds. Step into tales that are sure…

What a blessing to have reviews flood the hive this month. It certainly made Newsbee’s antenna twinge with excitement to see how kiddos enjoyed the books he suggested. Without further ado, your bee buddy has reviews to share with you. Congrats to the winners! Keep Paging On!

Day in and day out, Newsbee needs to be reminded of what he has to be “thankful for . . . ” Like many of you in Buzzville, your bee buddy takes too much for granted. With Thanksgiving around the corner, he thought all could benefit from a refresher course in gratefulness with books that cele…

Fright night is almost here, and the drones are all abuzz about what they will bee. Hope you’ve got your costume ready and that Halloween has more treats up its sleeve than tricks. Here’s an early treat for kiddos in our area — a trio of sweet reviews. Page On! Enjoy!

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