How I Use It
I utilized these article with my 8th grade students. Articles were printed for students. Students were asked to summarize the article and support an opinion about the topic. I was able to find high-interest articles related to the concepts I was teaching.
Science News for Kids is a database of current science and math-related news articles. The articles are generally short and can include a list of vocabulary terms notated as "Power Words." The articles cover a wide variety of topics. Users may browse topics or search for specific terms.