Questions? Please contact:
Brooke McGuire, Newspaper in Education Coordinator
418 S. 2nd St.; Mankato, MN 56001
The Free Press' Newspaper in Education program goes electronic!
Benefits of the E-Edition:
- FREE access for your students
- easily view past issues
- paper waste reduction
- incorporate independent student use of the E-Edition
- new technological instructional tool (and great to use with a SmartBoard)
- simply print individual articles as needed
- eliminate concern about paper delivery
- each of your students will easily be able to access the E-Edition at a convenient time
To place an order, download the 2 sheets below. Print, complete, and return to: Brooke L. McGuire, Newspaper in Education Coordinator; The Free Press; 418 S. 2nd St.; Mankato, MN 56001 OR fax to (507) 388-4355.
2009-2010 order form
2009-2010 order form calendar
MONDAYTHE MINI PAGE. A different topic is addressed each week and that topic is taught through the use of word puzzles, connect the dots, recipes, drawings, and pictures. If you would like the standards/activities that accompany each issue, please send an email to email@example.com.
TUESDAYSERIAL STORIES. A chapter from a story appears each week.
"The Red Cross Girl" by Richard Harding DavisSept. 15th - Dec. 15th. 13 chapters.
This heartwarming 13-chapter serial involves a reporter and a mysterious young nurse, or so he thinks. The story takes some interesting twists ending in the reporter's nuptials with the mystery girl.
Click here for vocabulary and questions/activities to accompany the story.
"East of the Sun and West of the Moon" by Richard SwallowJan. 5th - Feb. 2nd. 5 chapters.
This classic Norwegian folk tale has been formatted as a readers' theater script.
Click here for the readers' theater parts and vocabulary.
Check out additional readers' theater resources at the NIE Institute.