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. / 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 3

  • Go Plant a Tree
  • Youth and Vaping
  • The Supreme Court Heads to Winnipeg
  • Map: Manitoba
  • Comic: Immunizations in Canada

What in the World? Level 1 Issue 3

  • A Supreme Road Show
  • Brexit - Breaking Up Is Hard
  • Turkey Versus Syria’s Kurds
  • Teen Vaping on the Rise

Building Bridges - Level 1 Issue 1

  • Orange Shirt Day
  • The Difficult Truth About Residential Schools

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Supplementary News

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

I have had many parents comment to me about how great they think [What in the World?] is, and they look forward to each month’s issue coming home...This is a great resource for a small country school to explore the global issues that affect us all.

K. Camelon, Grade 7/8 teacher Admaston, ON