• CNN Student News

    CNN has a site devoted to kids news. You can even watch today's edition of Student News online if you miss it on TV. Each story is presented with clear information and also includes discussion topics for classrooms.


    From the Washington Post, a news site just for kids. This site goes in depth into what important events are happening in the U.S. and includes fun for kids too. You will find birthdays of the week, this week in history, plus fun articles for kids that answers their questions.

    PBS Newshour for Kids

    A "NewsHour with Jim Lehrer special for students." Each day features a top story as well as links to other important national and international features. Includes a special section for teachers and a searchable database of articles.


    National Geographic News

    Introduce your students to "specialty" sources such as geographic or environmental news Web sites at National Geographic.

    Time for Kids Online

    This popular weekly news magazine is presented to many classrooms in the U.S. and their Web site has much more information. This site offers the top news headlines with easy to understand background material, plus information that kids want to know about like interviews with authors, homework help and games that test your knowledge.


Last Modified on February 16, 2015