Newspapers in Education

Issue Publication Date NIE Title Documents Lesson Plan
May 07, 2013 Permanent markers, plastic pollution in Lake Erie Download NIE document (575.13 KB) Download Lesson Plan (282.82 KB)
September 10, 2013 Out of bounds- plastic debris and the ICC Download NIE document (562.7 KB) Download Lesson Plan (312.31 KB)
September 09, 2014 Plastic Havoc Download NIE document (430.71 KB) Download Lesson Plan (3 MB)
September 16, 2014 Making waves Download NIE document (417.06 KB) Download Lesson Plan (3.57 MB)
March 03, 2015 Ready for 4 Rs? Sustainability Practices Help Environment Download NIE document (415.58 KB)
September 08, 2015 It's all Garbage: You can prevent trash from fouling waterways Download NIE document (512.58 KB) Download Lesson Plan (3.57 MB)
December 08, 2015 Information Please- We need research on synthetic materials and aquatic life Download NIE document (3.79 MB) Download Lesson Plan (293.05 KB)
January 05, 2016 The last straw? How 9-year-old helped to stop plastic pollution Download NIE document (2.32 MB) Download Lesson Plan (2.33 MB)
June 07, 2016 Hidden treasures - Discover Presque Isle activities for park visitors Download NIE document (575.42 KB)
September 06, 2016 Trashing the Water- Plastic debris despoils coasts and endangers marine life Download NIE document (2.39 MB)
September 13, 2016 Take local action for global change Download NIE document (4.96 MB) Download Lesson Plan (1.55 MB)
November 29, 2016 No Time to Waste- Bold actions needed to reduce aquatic plastic pollution Download NIE document (5.07 MB) Download Lesson Plan (2.33 MB)
December 06, 2016 Hard to digest- Enduring plastic remnants of our throwaway lifestyles Download NIE document (5.63 MB) Download Lesson Plan (88.68 KB)
December 13, 2016 Pesky Plastic Problems: Microplastic pollution abundant in Great Lakes region Download NIE document (4.6 MB) Download Lesson Plan (10.59 MB)
December 20, 2016 Dirty secrets in our washing machines Download NIE document (5.04 MB) Download Lesson Plan (10.59 MB)
January 10, 2017 Pick of the litter: Competitive NOAA Marine Debris grant awarded to Erie's public schools Download NIE document (5.27 MB) Download Lesson Plan (252.63 KB)

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