News4Youth

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News4Youth / Infos pour Jeunes is a photocopiable current events resource, published in English and French, for students ages 10 and up (Level 1) and ages 13 and up (Level 2). Designed to enhance students' understanding of and interest in current international events and issues, this publication addresses numerous curriculum outcomes while saving teachers valuable time.  

Published eight times a year, each issue focuses on recent top news stories and includes:

  • Three news articles, written at a level students can understand;
  • Relevant background information to enhance understanding of each event or issue;
  • On-the-line, between-the-line, and beyond-the-line questions;
  • Analyzing a political cartoon assignment;
  • Examining a news photo assignment;
  • Crossword;
  • Quizzes;
  • Map assignment;
  • Answer key.

A full-year subscription costs $100 USD. Subscribers receive one copy of each issue which they may copy for use by all teachers and students within one school. Alternatively, teachers may choose to copy one class set, or to duplicate the resource onto overheads.

Subscriptions are delivered via Internet download. Subscribers receive an email notifying them when a new issue has been posted and providing them with a password to download the PDF file from our website. Electronic subscribers benefit from immediate delivery and from the ability to modify any part of the publication before printing the file, to suit the needs of a particular class.

 

My students enjoy the What in the World? articles and will frequently nag me for the next issue before it has arrived!

C. Ryan, teacher of grades 7-12, Calgary, AB