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News (Current events) for the classroom

Want places to get current events? with a Canadian focus?

News For Kids
NewsForKids summarizes important stories in language that is accessible to kids. (plus teaching materials)

CBC site:
There are some good materials available via the CBC site, (ie. the "National in 10 minutes".) and check out the CBC archives site for a look back in time.

Local /Regional / National Paper
The 24 hours paper is available in digital format. Each issue is a mix of local, regional, national and international news. Articles are short and often have a Canadian focus.

For a less "canado-centric" perspective:

Gogo News

Time For Kids

New York Times for Kids

PBS News for Kids

BBC News for Kids