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

The Global Times

The Global Times is a photocopiable current events resource for students in grades 5 through 10. Designed to enhance students' understanding of and interest in current U.S. and international events and issues, this publication addresses numerous curriculum outcomes while saving teachers valuable time.

The Global Times Level 1 Issue 8

  • A Bumpy Ride
  • A Terrible Hunger
  • North Korea and the U.S.
  • Hans Rosling

The Global Times Level 2 Issue 8

  • A Bumpy Ride
  • A Terrible Hunger
  • North Korea and the U.S.
  • Hans Rosling

Lesplan Educational Services

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This resource has been an excellent addition to my program as it has allowed students to become more aware of the world outside of their neighborhood. It also is a great way to have more conversations in class and assess students at a different level.

T.B., Grade 6