TweenTribune is a wonderful way to enngage, inform, and educate your students by allowing them to interact with the news, while fulfilling requirements for language arts, computer skills, and other classes. What's really great is that it is FREE!
You can register your class and then have then sign up by selecting your class and then choosing a user name and password. Once your class starts using TweenTribune, the site will automatically generate custom pages showing:
- The stories your class has commented upon
- Individual comments by each student, on his or her own page
- All comments by your students, in one report that can be sorted by students’ names, comments, or dates
- And don't worry – you can moderate, edit, or delete your students’ comments before they’re published.
Visit TweenTribune to find out more about this great classroom tool.