Helping students understand and critically assess current events and issues since 1990.

Building Bridges

(NEW!) Building Bridges/Bâtir des ponts is a photocopiable current events resource for students grades 5 and up.

Currents4Kids.com

Currents4Kids.com / Infos-Jeunes.com 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 - 10.

The Canadian Reader Issue 7

  • Kids March for Climate Change
  • Stomping Out Measles!   
  • Asian Carp: Keep Out!
  • Comic: The Great Lakes
  • Map: The Great Lakes

What in the World? Level 1 Issue 7

  • The SNC-Lavalin Affair
  • School Strike Against Global Warming
  • Two Plane Crashes Raise Questions
  • Measles – Back in the Spotlight

Building Bridges - Level 1 Issue 4

  • Bringing the Beothuk Home
  • Repatriation and Respect

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Breaking News

Oct 2017 | PDF icon Gord Downie.pdf
Oct 2017 | Microsoft Office document icon Gord Downie.doc

Supplementary News

Jun 2018 | PDF icon World Cup.pdf
Jun 2018 | Microsoft Office document icon World Cup.doc

This [is] the best way I've found yet to raise student awareness of national and international current events. Thank you!

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