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PBS News Hour Classroom Logo contains students and a teacher in a learning lab.

PBS NewsHour Classroom

Trusted news brand's current events site could pique teens' interest

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Grades

6–12

Subjects & Skills

Critical Thinking, English Language Arts, Social Studies

Great for

Evaluating Media, Media Literacy

Price: Free
Platforms: Web

Community Rating

Great tool for finding current events with accompanying lesson plans and discussion questions.

This is a great teaching tool to build students informational reading comprehension skills. The questions that go along with each article are at each of Blooms Taxonomy levels making it easy to differentiate learning. Sometimes the articles were a little dry for students.

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