Click on the icons for interactive news experiences for you and your students. The news-related lesson plans offer an easy way to integrate technology into your program. There are writing assignments with instruction, video and polling, informational text with interactive comprehension quizzes, and much more. They're easy to use and make use of the latest in technology's learning tools.

    Word of the Day

    An great vocabulary builder, terrific for SAT practice.

    Quote of the Day

    An inspirational quote and writing prompt.

    Around the Globe

    Headlines from around the world with an interactive globe. Speech tool can read the story aloud.

    Comparing News Stories

    A brief news story and a writing lesson, updated daily.

    Lesson Plans A La Mode

    Lesson Plans for Teachers - updated each Monday

    Ten+ lesson plans in Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies, timed to this week's events.

    Activity Sheet

    Can be printed and distributed to students.

    Newsie k-3

    A video and news activity for students in grades K-3.

    Video News Views

    A video and news poll activity for grades 4 and higher. Updated weekly.

    Write the News

    A weekly in-depth writing assignment with instructions and news connection.

    From the Core

    Informational text with a self-assessment comprehension quiz. Updated weekly.

    Page One Prime

    An in-depth look at a story making news this week.


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