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Monday 08/11/2014
Classroom Newspapers Available to Teachers

The Missourian In Education program is taking orders for classroom newspapers for the 2014-2015 school year. Newspapers are provided at no cost to schools, thanks to generous community partners featured on this page.

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Wednesday 07/16/2014
Don't miss our reading event at the Washington Town & Country Fair!

Our summer Missourian In Education Series, "Across the Pond" concluded in the July 12-13 issue of the newspaper. We'll celebrate all that reading at the Washington Town & Country Fair with a special event for young readers at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 7, in the Family Fun Center.

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Tuesday 05/20/2014
Missourian Photo Scavenger Hunt Contest

We're celebrating National Photo Month by kicking off a summer photo contest for kids ages 9-13. The Missourian Photo Scavenger Hunt is based on a similar contest in the June Book Buzz Pick "Half a Chance," by Cynthia Lord. One winner will receive a camera. Runners up will receive an autographed copy of the book!

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Friday 05/09/2014
Summer Reading Program Coming Soon!

The Missourian's Summer Reading Program will debut in the May 17-18 issue.

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Wednesday 03/26/2014
Union Girl Repeats as Champion in Spelling Bee

Emily Braun is going out on top.

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Friday 03/14/2014
2014 Family Reading Night Huge Success

More than 700 children, parents, grandparents and volunteers attended this year’s Family Reading Night, held on Friday, March 7 at Washington Middle School.

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Saturday 03/01/2014
Give ‘Lily’ a Hero’s Welcome

It’s been nearly three years since an F-5 tornado hit Joplin May 22, 2011, and destroyed much of the town. It was the deadliest tornado to hit the United States since 1947, and there were many stories of loss and sadness.

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Friday 02/14/2014
Jump Start a Conversation With Your Teenager

Taking a photo with a cell-phone camera and forwarding it to friends is something most teens (adults too) think very little about — snap, click, send!

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Thursday 02/13/2014
Brinkmann Teacher of the Year

The students in Karen Brinkmann’s fifth-grade class at Beaufort Elementary cheer for a lot of things. Monday it was the newspaper.

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Sunday 02/02/2014
Poster Contest Prize is Search and Rescue Dog Visit

A creative dog portrait will win one young artist and his or her school a visit from Lily, the search and rescue dog who stars in “Lily’s Story,” the newspaper serial by Carolyn Mueller, now appearing weekly in The Missourian.

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Saturday 01/11/2014
New Reading Series inThis Issue

The Missourian joins newspapers across the state this month in the Reading Across Missouri campaign, a Newspaper In Education effort to encourage children to read and learn inside their community newspaper.

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Baby Buzz

Friends Learn Cooperation in "Turtle Island," August Baby Buzz Pick

A lonely turtle becomes a refuge for his friends in “Turtle Island,” by Kevin Sherry, the August Baby Buzz Pick, chosen by Washington School District Parents as Teachers.

  • icon Updated: August 09

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Saturday 01/11/2014
New Reading Series inThis Issue
Posted: January 11, 2014

The Missourian joins newspapers across the state this month in the Reading Across Missouri campaign, a Newspaper In Education effort to encourage children to read and learn inside their community newspaper.

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Monday 01/14/2013
The Study Guide to The Bee Distributed to Schools
Updated: July 02, 2013 - 2:42 pm

The Study Guide to The Bee, a special section filled with puzzles, trivia, activities and other fun spelling information as well as the Official Word List for the 2013 regional spelling competition was included in the Jan. 12/13 issue of The Missourian.

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Saturday 01/12/2013
2013 Family Reading Night is Friday, March 1
Updated: July 02, 2013 - 2:42 pm

Children, parents, grandparents and volunteers will gather to “Share a Dragon’s Tale” at the 13th annual Family Reading Night, a free community event to be held Friday, March 1, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Washington Middle School.

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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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Tuesday 08/19/2014
“Tomlinson Hill” An Attempt to Understand Racism

After serving as a war correspondent in South Africa, Rwanda and the Middle East where he witnessed apartheid, ethnic cleansing and genocide, Chris Tomlinson returned to the United States and assessed ethnic violence in our own history. His personal journey in trying to understand racism is at the heart of his book, “Tomlinson Hill.”

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Monday 08/18/2014
“We Are the Goldens,” Great Back-to-School Book for Teens

In “We Are The Goldens,” by Dana Reinhardt, relationships of all kinds are tested. Relationships between friends, families and boyfriends are put to the test because of the secrets and lies between Nell and Layla.

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Friday 08/15/2014
August Novel Ideas

What spouts rules and regulations, drives a dated Saab, and has a name that rhymes with Hoover? “A Man Called Ove.” This new novel by Fredrik Backman is sure to provide laughs and occasional twangs of the heartstrings.

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Thursday 08/14/2014
Taking the 9 Decades/9 Books Challenge

Features Editor Karen Cernich, a regular contributor to MO Books, always has a book going. Currently, her nightstand is stacked with new books to review, and some old titles as well, many from years past.

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Wednesday 08/13/2014
Two Little People Caught Up in Big Stage of the Civil War

Meet Diane Lick, a new MO Books reviewer. Diane says she will read just about anything, including cereal boxes at the breakfast table. Her favorite genres are historical fiction and non-fiction history.

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Curriculum Resources

Bright Flash on the Moon Leads to a New Crater

On March 17th, 2013, a meteor the size of a small boulder traveling over 70 times the speed of a bullet crashed into the surface of the Moon. It created an explosion so bright that it could be seen from Earth—without a telescope! Scientists think that the force of the explosion was the same as about 5 tons of dynamite going off all at once.

  • icon Updated: January 30

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