6 Ideas for Teaching Current Events - 2 Peas and a Dog. It is important that students are exposed to current content in our programs no matter what subject area or grade we teach. In this blog post you will find 6 easy to implement ideas for teaching current events in your classroom.
Current Event Newspaper Assignment-What's the SCOOP?
Hear ye! Hear ye! Teaching current events doesn’t have to be boring. Engage and challenge your students in local and world events by using choice boards, which are perfect for the classroom because they allow for creativity and differentiation.
Bring Current Events into Your Classroom with CNN Student News
For relevant, accurate, and appropriate current events to share with your students, try watching CNN Student News. With new content daily, the ten minute segments are an easy way to incorporate nonfiction into your classroom and engage your students with real world issues.
Current Event Article Close Reading Worksheet, Informational Text, Gr. 6-12 CCSS