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

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 through 10.

The Canadian Reader Issue 7

  • Ethan Bear Plays in the NHL
  • Ready, Set, Mush!
  • Crunchy Crickets      
  • Map: Yukon and Alaska 
  • Comic: Earth Day 

What in the World? Level 1 Issue 7

  • Phoenix Fails to Pay Out
  • Churchill – A Northern Town Without A Train
  • Who Poisoned the Skripals?
  • Stephen Hawking - One Less Star in the Universe

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Breaking News

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

Supplementary News

I find that it’s very difficult to include news events in my daily schedule and [What in the World?] really helps me [to do this].

S. Giorog, Grade 5/6 teacher Shanty Bay, ON