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Bring Current Events into Curriculum with News-O-Matic EDU

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News-O-Matic EDU

Daily news stories and supplements keep elementary schoolers current

Pros: Updated five days a week for all 52 weeks of the year.

Cons: Pages and features might display incorrectly (based on device), plus feature availability varies by platform.

Bottom Line: This highly-useful current events platform can be a daily fixture of elementary classrooms.

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App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly. 

By Common Sense Education

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