Students need experience navigating digital text and reading nonfiction. TIME Edge is a web-based platform that is accessible through any browser on any device. It includes engaging nonfiction passages, tools and multimedia features to take students deeper into the current events articles. It aligns to English Language Arts standards for 7th and 8th graders. This is a terrific resource for informational text and Social Studies instruction.
Digital Literacy Resource
TIME For Kids is a well-known K-6 classroom resource and TIME Edge extends this to middle school students exploring informational text related to current events. Articles are written specifically for 7th and 8th grade students. This includes lower-level reading options for teachers looking to differentiate instruction. TIME Edge also features Common Core-aligned assessments that highlight where students may need more support. Teachers will also get access to the TIME Vault with over 90 years of TIME content.
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