Helping students understand and critically assess current events and issues since 1990. / is an engaging, online interactive current events resource for students in grades 3 and up.

The Canadian Reader

The Canadian Reader / Nos Nouvelles is a classroom-ready current events resource for students in grades 3 and up.

What in the World?

What in the World? / Le Monde en Marche is a photocopiable current events resource for Canadian students in grades 5 through 10.

The Canadian Reader Issue 8

  • Welcome to the Indigenous Games
  • The Japanese-Canadian Internment
  • Malala – Now a Canadian Citizen
  • Map: British Columbia
  • Comic: Honorary Canadian Citizenship

What in the World? Level 1 Issue 8

  • A Hero’s Welcome - Malala Yousafzai
  • Never Again - The Japanese-Canadian Internment
  • North Korea and the U.S.
  • Hans Rosling

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Breaking News

Jan 2017 | PDF icon Canada 150.pdf
Jan 2017 | Microsoft Office document icon Canada 150.doc

Supplementary News

When I have kids in grade 4/5 wanting to know when the next issue is coming, even in December and June, that’s when I know I have an excellent resource.

A. Eisler, Grade 4/5 teacher Burnaby, BC