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Sitka Sentinel Archives Part of NewsBank

NEWSELA - Newsela makes it easy for an entire class to read the same content, but at a level that’s just right for each student.

Smithsonian: TweenTribune
Trustworthy tween news site has cool classroom component
Bottom line: TweenTribune's questions, quizzes, and educator tools can help kids follow and understand the news; its content may work best with younger users.

Full-text newspapers and periodicals include The Economist, The New York Times, National Geographic, Newsweek, Popular Science, Smithsonian, and many more.
Engage users with hundreds of thousands of images, videos, and audio selections: archival film clips, broadcast video, BBC News, New York Times video, NPR, and more.
Interactive maps encourage deeper investigation.

The Learning Network Process current events through engaging NYT-style lens

Fact-Checking Sites:

Browser Plug-ins:Identifying Fake News Sites: A Topic (All Categories) Find information for research assignments and current issues and events on all topics including education, the environment, health, international issues, jobs and careers, people, government and politics (2016 U.S. Presidential Election), social issues, sports and technology.

Google NewsBreaking stories, customizable home page take students inside the news

You can always Search Google newspaper archives
To locate an article from a scanned newspaper, go to and type in, followed by the search terms you’d like to use. For example, if you’re searching for a scanned article on the Berlin wall, you would type in:
Example: "the Berlin wall"