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Solid News, Writing Inspiration Provided by Time for Kids

Articles can teach kids about current events and social studies, civics, history, science, and other topics.
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TIME for Kids

Kid-friendly news/info resource can help boost brain power

Pros: Well-written articles, including ones written by kids their age, can help students learn about dozens of topics.

Cons: Teachers must provide insight and feedback to personalize the experience; kids can't post comments, which increases safety but limits discussion.

Bottom Line: News content is presented in a digestible format, which, along with educator guidance, can help kids learn about key current events and other topics.

[Teaching Kids to Examine Media Critically]

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