Using the standards and resources of PBS's NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, NewsHour Extra provides students and teachers with quality educational resources based on current issues and events.
NewsHour Extra provides unique current events resources for teachers such as news stories, pictures, maps, video, in-depth lesson plans, stories written by students, and more.
Lesson plans are organized by topic and can be found on these category pages: US, World, Science, Economics, Health, and Arts/Media. In addition, you can use the search function at the top of every page.
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NewsHour Extra also provides an outlet for young people to speak out on issues important to them by publishing essays and original audio and video. These student voices are often directly related to the news and give adults insight into how events affect young people.
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