PBS NewsHour Classroom

PBS NewsHour Classroom (formerly NewsHour Extra) helps teachers and students identify the who, what, when, where, and why-it-matters of news stories.  Classroom features daily news lessons based on PBS NewsHour, full-length video-based lesson plans and opportunities for teachers and students to be published on Classroom Voices

Lesson plans and resources help achieve state and national standards’ goals and cover core academic subject areas ranging from civics and social studies to STEM and the arts, always with a media literacy focus.

Lesson Plans & Activities
In This Collection:

Video (247), Document (1) for Grades 6-8, 9-12