One of the most important celebrations to Asian and Pacific Islander Americans is the New Year. This series teachers students about the Chinese New Year, Hawaiian New Year and Lao New Year. The accompanying curriculum guide gives students the opportunity to discuss and share their own family and cultural traditions, as well as to dive into deeper discussions and writing assignments.

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This supplement teaches students awareness about natural disasters – including storms and freezing temperatures. Students are encouraged to take action with emergency preparedness steps through reader-friendly tips and checklists. Complete the storm preparedness board game to enter to win a pizza party for your classroom!

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Students can follow skipper Rich Wilson as he sails in the Vendée Globe 2016: a solo, non-stop, around-the-world sailing race. The Ocean Challenge Live! website will be updated daily, offering multiple entry points into learning as students follow the voyage.



This supplement explains how our everyday actions affect our local salmon as well as the lakes and streams we all enjoy. This supplement covers stormwater, the life cycle of salmon, and ways to take action to prevent stormwater pollution.


NIE’s 2016-17 program guide puts the entire year of award-winning educational content at your fingertips to make planning as easy as A, B, C! Get the advance scoop on fun-to-read in-paper stories, educational curriculum, emailed lesson plans, sponsored programs and more.

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