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C-Span in the Classroom will keep students current on what is happening in the three branches of our national government. It also contains a daily lesson plan for today's news, as well as a lesson plan archived by topic.

National Public Radio provides students with current events that are presented on the radio. It is a more widley view of happenings, both political and social.

New York Times presents a daily lesson plan which contains a two to four page article for the students to read. Each 45 minute lesson includes warm up writing, discussion guide, and a closing activity. The Daily Snapshot is for elementary students. The site contains an archive of lessons by topic, crossword puzzles, a "This Day In History" page and copies of the Times' front pages showing famous historical events.