Kid Friendly Information Sites

NEWSEUM

Front pages from 100’s of newspapers from around the world

DOGO NEWS

And one just for fun! A news site filled with stuff from all over the world…just for kids

TROVE

Trove is truly a treasure trove! It provides “a wealth of information” from the National Library of Australia with more than 250,025,624 Australian and online resources available including books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, and archives.

 Screen Shot 2014-01-04 at 5.09.56 pmKIDSKNOWIT

Free website that would suit early and middle years students from the Children’s Learning Network …they claim “Our Mission Is To Provide The Highest Quality Educational Activities, Products, Movies, Music, Games, Articles, Text Books, Learning Programs, Lesson Plans, Worksheets, And Distribute Them Completly Free of Charge”

 

 

 

Screen Shot 2014-03-04 at 1.54.54 pmNEWS IN LEVELS

This site is exactly what the title claims. Up to date news items from around the world but provided in three different readability levels. Sensational for differentiation. There are so many uses for this sort of levelled literature and they would be especially suited for guided and reciprocal reading, literature groups or in fact any time you want to build students general knowledge

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