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Sites for News, Current Events and Topical Issues
Especially for Students
Articles with differentiated reading levels-class sign on and questions included.
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Not only for kids, but most articles are clear and readable for Middle Grade students.
Check out the 10 Minute Daily Newscast!
Includes reading, writing & discussion prompts plus grammar features. Also media lit activities.
Provides questions for popular newspaper articles.
Topical Issue overviews in addition to multiple points of view.
Scholastic Magazines Online
Great Infographics and links to additional resources
Weekly News Quiz,
Word of the Day
On This Day in History
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Databases for News, Current Events & Issues
Includes Associated Press Videos
Overviews about topical issues, in addition to contrasting viewpoints.
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Front pages from around the world
Headlines from around the world.