Digital Teaching and Learning

USA Today

Need internet access to obtain latest copy. USA Today features weekly (sometimes more) articles geared to Science, Health, Technology issues along with graphic representations of collected data. Graphics and pictures are in color, good for visual learners, language is accessible for middle school levels. Great for current events and ongoing debate issues.

  • Cost: free
  • Skills Taught: Literacy; reading, interpreting text, analysis, writer's intent, main idea, etc.
  • Offline functionality: 0%
  • Accessibility Issues: Large text only available on articles, not on headline menus.
  • Student Protection issues: Limited advertisements and links to other commercial app downloads.
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  • Type: software
  • Device(s): iPhone, iPad
  • Subject Area: Science, Arts: Dance, Arts: Music, Arts: Theater, Arts: Visual Arts, Health, Reading
  • Category: Reference
  • Grade Level: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Teacher/Administrator
  • Date Added: Jun 9, 2011