Interactive news experiences

Hello Teachers!

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.

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 word of the day

A great vocabulary builder, terrific for SAT practice

  quote of the day

An inspirational quote and writing prompt

 Around Globe logo

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

 Comparing News logo

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

 Lesson Plans A La Mode

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

 Activity Sheet logo cut

Can be printed and distributed to students


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

 Video News

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 2

Informational text with a self-assessment comprehension quiz, updated weekly

        Page One Prime logo

Page One Prime

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