I really like to get my students connecting what we are learning in class with the real world.  This creates engagement and further answers the question I addressed prior of “Why are we learning this?  We will never use it in real life”.  One way that I do this is by getting them to review different types of news articles which relate directly to the curriculum.  To that end I have created this free page which indexes recent news articles which I have used in my classroom.

I really like to get my students connecting what we are learning in class with the real world. This creates engagement and further answers the question I addressed prior of “Why are we learning this? We will never use it in real life”. One way that I do this is by getting them to review different types of news articles which relate directly to the curriculum. To that end I have created this free page which indexes recent news articles which I have used in my classroom.

Free template for students to use with any article in order to prepare them to SHARE a CURRENT EVENT article with the classroom!

Free template for students to use with any article in order to prepare them to SHARE a CURRENT EVENT article with the classroom!

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Erosion vs Weathering ~ Awesome Science STEM Activities

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Free!  In this article, students will read about viruses, the types of viruses that cause the flu, how the immune system detects and remembers viruses, how vaccines like the flu shot work and how the flu shot vaccine is manufactured. This is a great in class activity, homework assignment, weekly science reading assignment, sub plan or in school suspension plan. Use this to save time looking for engaging and appropriate articles with questions!

Free! In this article, students will read about viruses, the types of viruses that cause the flu, how the immune system detects and remembers viruses, how vaccines like the flu shot work and how the flu shot vaccine is manufactured. This is a great in class activity, homework assignment, weekly science reading assignment, sub plan or in school suspension plan. Use this to save time looking for engaging and appropriate articles with questions!

This item builds upon my free item, Science in the News Article Find. After working with the Article Find Activity, students will use the rest of t...

Science in the News: Article Find & Analysis (Current Events)

This item builds upon my free item, Science in the News Article Find. After working with the Article Find Activity, students will use the rest of t...

Science in the News: Article Find & Analysis (Current Events)

Science in the News: Article Find & Analysis (Current Events)

This item builds upon my free item, Science in the News Article Find. After working with the Article Find Activity, students will use the rest of the document

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