L. Arts Mini-Spark #46: Like to Read? Check out Tween Tribune!

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Are you an enthusiastic reader who likes to read current event articles from a variety of sources? Check out…………Tween Tribune!

Tween Tribune consists of daily news sites and includes text, photos, graphics, and audio and/or video materials prepared by the Smithsonian and others about current events, history, art, culture and science.

It’s easy find articles:

Go to newsela via clever.

Select a Grade Level at the top (K-4, 5-8, or 9-12)

Scan the articles and select one to read.

Create a reading log in docs or pages to keep track of the articles you will read to earn this mini spark

  1. Add your name, grade and school (Trevor, 3, Sunset)

2. Put the name of the article at the top of the page

3. Summarize the article and type a question you have after reading the article

4. Answer the Critical Thinking Challenge and add your score.

Repeat this process for 3 4 5 6 articles depending on your grade level.

Gr 3 reads 3, Gr 4 read 4 and so on.

Submit all work to your teacher or EY coordinator.



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