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 2

  • Rescinding DACA
  • The Desperate Plight of the Rohingya
  • A Violent Hurricane Season
  • All About Hurricanes

The Global Times Level 2 Issue 2

  • Rescinding DACA
  • The Desperate Plight of the Rohingya
  • A Violent Hurricane Season
  • All About Hurricanes

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This is my "go to" resource for current news for my classroom. It covers the topic thoroughly and without bias, making our classroom conversations richer.

J.H., Grade 5