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Using Historic Digital Newspapers for National History DayLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Your learners will take a trip through history as they peruse through historic digitalized newspapers, reading real articles from such historical periods in the United States as the Temperance movement and passage of the Thirteenth...
Getting the Most out of Teaching with NewspapersLesson Planet
4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
No matter what subject you're teaching, you'll find some fun and innovative ideas for using newspapers in your classroom with a helpful resource. Based on Getting the Most Out of Teaching with Newspapers by Rebecca Olien, the series of...
Now I Get It!—Improving Comprehension with NewspapersLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrated annually during the first full school week in March, Newspapers in Education Week recognizes the accomplishments of NIE programs across the country and around the world. This 2007 guide is packed with lessons, activities, a...
Cartoons for the Classroom: Vanishing NewspapersLesson Planet
8th - 12th
What is happening to our newspapers? In the context of the current trends of media and the ever-declining print news industry, this handout includes two political cartoons for pupils to analyze, both created by artists working for...
Keep It Real—Newspapers, the Ultimate Informational TextLesson Planet
3rd - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Newspaper in Education (NIE) Week, celebrated annually during the first full school week in March, recognizes the accomplishments of NIE programs across the country and around the world. Take part in the celebration with the lessons and...
Targeting Problems in my CommunityLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Inspire scholars to make a positive difference in their community with a lesson that sheds light on local issues. Here, class members identify community problems and take part in a grand conversation to determine solutions needed to...
News and Newspapers: Across the CurriculumLesson Planet
3rd - 8th
Did you know that the Chinese Court Gazette is the longest continuing news paper in history? In addition to some great background information, this resource includes suggestions for activities across grade levels and across the curriculum.
Newspapers in Your Life: What’s News Where?Lesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Big news isn't necessarily newsworthy everywhere! How do journalists decide what to cover with so much happening around them? A instructional activity on media literacy examines the factors that affect the media's choice of stories to...
Reporting with Social MediaLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What does it take to create news stories that are both informative and objective? Aspiring journalists walk the line between engagement and activism with lesson 15 of a 16-part series titled The Social Media Toolbox. Grouped pupils...
Using the newspaper to learn about state and local governmentLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students investigate the purposes of state and local government. They categorize newspaper articles into state and local issues. Pupils summarize nonfiction text. Students given an oral presentation on a news report to the class.
The World in 22 Minutes: Constructing a TV News LineupLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Young scholars examine several newspapers to compare front pages, headlines, and photographs, experience role of news editor, define and discuss factors that go into news judgements, and arrange twenty-two minute news broadcast by...