Helping Children Cope
Lessons in Current Events
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Presidential Election 2008
- Current Events Archives
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- Intercultural Communication
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Provides news by city, USA, country, world and subject. Includes a page of news search tools, called News Search, to find a particular news story.
- Politics and Elections
- Comparison of Countries for Current Events Discussions (Education World)
"Students collect political, socioeconomic, geographical, and other data about 10 countries and record their data in a spreadsheet. The information is used to fuel current events discussions." 04-12
- Current Events - Propaganda Sources (Donn)
Provides three dozen sources of lessons on propaganda, media, and public opinion. Helps students look for hidden messages. 04-11
- Current Events Lessons (New York Times)
Provides lessons based on current events. 09-12
- Current Events with the New York Times (New York Times)
Lesson plans on current events. 04-12
- Lesson Plans for Current Events (Awesome Library)
Provides lesson plans on current events. 4-12
- Current Events - Teaching via TV and Newspapers (CSUN.edu)
Provides a variety of sources of lessons on current events.
- -Current Events (Wikipedia.org)
Provides world news each day in a variety of topics, especially politics.
- -News Search
Provides links to find a particular news story.
- -News by City
Provides news stories directly from cities, world wide. Allows students to see what is important to the people of other parts of the U.S. and other countries. Also allows students to see the words used to describe the same events from different points of view. 9-05
- -News by Country
Provides news stories directly from other countries, not translated first by U.S. news media. Allows students to see what is important to the people of other countries. Also allows students to see the words used to describe the same events from different points of view. 9-05
- Current Events (PBS - Frontline)
Provides stories that help explain key events.
- Human Rights News (Amnesty International)
Investigates violations of human rights globally.
- Iraq (Awesome Library)
Provides news and current events related to Iraq's relationship with the USA and the international community. Also provides background information on Iraq, such as history, economy, government, and more.
Provides a News Search page to find a particular story. Also provides news at a city, U.S., country or world level.
- North Korea (Awesome Library)
Provides news and current events related to North Korea's relationship with the USA and the international community. Also provides background information on North Korea, such as history, economy, government, and more.
- USA (CNN)
- Commentary on Current Events (Public Broadcasting Service - Now)
Provides exploration into issues that have emerged from headline news stories. 1-02
- Current Events - Today's News (New York Times)
- Current Events Stories (USA Today)
Provides stories around current events.
- Current Events and Quizzes (Houghton Mifflin)
Provides current events information on a limited topic area and then includes challenges or quizzes.
- This Day in History