Homeschool Help: Current Event Sites for Middle Schoolers

Now that my daughter is in 6th grade, it is important that she learns what is happening around the country and the world. For local news, we just turn on the TV and watch the news. Sadly, the local news usually revolves only around crime and politics. For international news, I have found a few sites that focuses on issues and are really made for middle school students.

Here are the current event sites for middle schoolers:

CNN Student News

PBS NewsHour Extra

Time for Kids