Resources

TwIST Times Resources
Internet Resources for Junior Journalists

Student Internet Search Engines
Ask Kids! – Students can research information by asking questions
KidRex – Safe Internet search for kids, by kids
GoGooligans – Safe advanced search for kids
KidsClick! – Search engine for kids created by librarians
QuinteraKids – Visual search engine for kids

Copyright Free Images
PD Photo– Copyright free images for non commercial use
Morgue Files– Copyright free images for non commercial use
Arkive Image– Images of life on earth
Free Foto– Copyright free images for non commercial use

Puzzles
DiscoveryEducation PuzzleMaker – Create a word search, criss-cross, math puzzle, and other types of puzzles with your own list of words
Puzzle Maker – Create your own word search or crossword puzzle with your list of words

Comics
Read/Write/Think Comic Creator – Create your own simple comic strip with pictures and words
MakeBeliefComix – Create more complicated comic strip with pictures and words

Current Events
Dogo News – News and current events for kids
Time for Kids – Time Magazine for students
Scholastic News – Online news for students, topics by grade level
Weekly Reader – Weekly news topic, games and activities
National Geographic for Kids! – Videos, Stories and Activities from around the world
Science News For Kids! – Weekly science article, games, activities and more
United Nations Cyber Schoolbus – News and Information about Global Learning Projects
Social Studies for Kids – What’s going on in the world
CBBC Newsround – BBC news for kids!

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