Category Archives: World


Need-to-know: Extra’s top summer stories


This summer saw constant breaking news around the globe. Check out Extra’s top summer stories below, with links to more information on these stories, discussion…read more

EbolaFergusonGazaIraqISILISISIsraelWorldworld cup
The host nation's fans expect nothing less than a World Cup championship. Photo by Flickr user Ronnie Macdonald

World Cup host Brazil tackles issue of racism in soccer


The entire world is gearing up for the FIFA World Cup, which is set to kick off in Brazil this week. Continue reading


News quiz: How much do you know about this school year’s biggest stories?


A lot has happened in the world since the end of the last school year. With summer vacation just around the corner, test your knowledge of the past year’s biggest news stories. Continue reading


12 top education resources to teach at the end of the school year


It’s nearly the end of another school year and NewsHour Extra wants to help you celebrate. Here are our most popular lesson plans from the…read more

Holocaust Memorial Berlin, Germany. Via Wikimedia Commons

Holocaust Remembrance Day resource collection


April 27, 2014, is Holocaust Remembrance Day or Yom HaShoah. The following collection is designed to provide teachers with rich and meaningful resources on the…read more


Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.

RSS Content

Tooltip of RSS content 3