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Next Best Thing to Sliced Bread!

I recently came across a wonderful website that delivers daily current events news articles to you and your students. This site has some great features that set it apart from others I have come across:

  • It has multiple versions of the same article written at different Lexile levels.
  • It is updated daily.
  • It has a built-in assessment piece to most articles requiring critical thinking skills.
  • It will send you a daily e-mail sharing the latest articles added.
  • Articles are written about content relevant to your students lives.

It has a free account, as well as a paid "Premium" account. I think you will find the fee account works just fine. Contact me if you would like for a guided tour through the site or want to plan together for an upcoming lesson. You can create your own FREE account at .

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