Have you ever wanted to put organized, relevant current events content in the hands of your students? Sometimes, it can be a little scary to set our students free on the Internet…I might ask my students to “locate information relating to the violence in Ukraine,” and remind them to use reputable sources. Who really knows what kind of information they are accessing?
Check out paper.li!
This website allows you to create your own “newspaper” comprised of headlines from reputable sources chosen by YOU!
It is so easy to get started…
- Go to paper.li
- Create a FREE account
- Click “create paper”
- Choose your paper’s title, description, and how often you would like the paper to be updated
- Select the sources for your paper
- New York Times
- USA Today
Check out The Connected Classroom newspaper...I’ll be using this with my students!
You can share the url with your students, or even embed the paper on your website!If you choose to upgrade your account ($9/month per paper), you can include your own content within the paper. Include random facts of the day, jokes of the day, or anything related to your content area!