Sunday, October 18, 2009

The NEW NYTimes Learning Network BLOG!

The award-winning Learning Network was created in the fall of 1998. In October 2009, it was re-launched it as a Times blog.
Current features:
  • Lesson Plans — Daily lesson plans based on New York Times content.
  • Student Opinion — News-related questions that invite response from students age 13 and older.
  • Word of the Day — Vocabulary words in the context of recent Times articles.
  • 6 Q’s About the News — An activity in which students answer basic questions (Who, What, Where, When, Why and How) about an article.
  • News Quiz — Interactive daily news quizzes on current top stories.
  • Student Crossword — Topical puzzles geared toward teens.

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