A scavenger hunt introduces class groups to the different sections of newspapers and the different types of articles found in each section.
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- Check out the free online newspapers designed for kids
- Arrange with the local publisher to receive a class set of newspapers
- Since most newspapers are designed for older readers, consider revising the lesson and using one of the free online newspapers designed for kids
- The lesson would be a better fit for older kids
- In addition to examining the different sections of a newspapers, young readers are also introduced to the five "Ws" construction of news stories
- Younger readers would need additional scaffolding and support with the readings