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 Brooke Leonard, a 6th-grade student at The Fulton School at St. Albans, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Brooke wins a $15 gift card to Imo’s Pizza in Washington, our sponsor for this Missourian In Education News Quiz.
Congratulations to Justice Pohlmann, a 5th-grade student at New Haven Elementary School, for winning week #13 of the Missourian In Education News Quiz. Justice wins a $10 gift card to Sugar Fire Smokehouse in Washington, our sponsor for this Missourian In Education News Quiz.
Congratulations to Cassie K., an 11th-grade student at Washington High School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Cassie wins a $15 gift card to Imo’s Pizza in Washington and Union, our sponsor for this Missourian In Education News Quiz.
The Missourian will join newspapers across Missouri in sharing the story of Jim the Wonder Dog through the 13th annual Reading Across Missouri project.
Book Buzz News
We welcome 2017 knowing “Challenges Await” to improve ourselves and the world we share with others. This theme resonates in Newsbee’s January Picks. Take a cue from three marvelous books that drive home the importance of having a good attitude, of being honest and tolerant too. These are tal…
Santa’s mailbox wasn’t the only one with mail this month– Newsbee had kid correspondence to read too – reviews he welcomed with a “Buzz, Buzz, Buzz,” rather than a “Ho, Ho, Ho!” Thanks, young readers, for offering your take on my Book Buzz Picks. Hope the holidays afford you time to “Page On!”
’Tis the season of wonder and goodwill — a time to show others we care. This month Newsbee’s doing just that with his “Gift of a Good Book” theme. He has scoured the kingdom to find three superlative titles to share with you. Here’s hoping you’ll find time in this busy season to lose yoursel…
Among the many blessings at the hive, Newsbee counts himself lucky to be able to suggest books to young readers — and to get so many reviews in the hive mailbox each month. Here are three stellar reviews for you to enjoy. Thanks, Buzzers and Buzzettes, for continuing to “Page On!”
Sleep deprived mommies and daddies are sure to embrace “Nighty-Night,” the newest offering by author Leslie Patricelli, who delights all ages with her light-hearted board books. “Night-Night” is the January Baby Buzz Pick selected by parent educators with the Washington School District.
Sleep-deprived mommies and daddies are sure to embrace “Nighty-Night,” the newest offering by author Leslie Patricelli, who delights all ages with her light-hearted board books. “Nighty-Night” is the January Baby Buzz Pick selected by parent educators with the Washington School District.
Welcome to this year's News Quiz! Take the quiz each week to practice your news I.Q. and for a chance to win great prizes! The News Quiz will go on hiatus following this week's Quiz. It will resume with the Jan. 7-8 issue. Happy Holidays!
MIE Thank You Letters
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