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This index lists the title, publication, and publication date for past articles posted to izzit.org, along with the full text of the accompanying discussion questions. Due to copyright restrictions, we do not archive articles on izzit.org. In most cases it is possible to retrieve articles by doing a web search for the title of the article. Please email currentevents@izzit.org if you need assistance.

Please Note: Current Events lessons are archived for ONE YEAR. A year after posting, the article link and questions will be automatically DELETED from our archive. If you like a lesson and want to use it again in the future, SAVE it to your computer, or print it.

izzit.org Post Date Article Title Publisher Date Published Readablility Discussion Questions
3/2/2022 School policy forbids kids from saying 'no' when asked to dance Today.com 2/27/2021 8.4 View
5/2/2022 Five black bears were hibernating under a home for months. The home's occupant had no idea CNN 4/25/2022 8.4 View
9/2/2022 Chicago-area students, debtors react to President Biden’s $10,000 loan forgiveness plan The Chicago Tribune 8/25/2022 8.3 View
8/23/2022 Wildfire smoke seems to pose its biggest health risk to kids Science News For Students 8/18/2022 8.3 View
9/23/2022 Bingo, Lite-Brite, Nerf among Toy Hall of Fame finalists KCRA TV (NBC) 9/14/2022 8.2 View
9/13/2022 News stories about spiders are unfairly negative Science News Explores 9/2/2022 8.2 View
9/8/2022 LAPD Officer Saves Baby Who Wasn't Breathing Foxla.com 8/24/2022 8.2 View
8/29/2022 Federal home loan program is still failing Native American veterans after 30 years NPR 8/25/2022 8.2 View
4/1/2022 Man touts electric unicycle as answer to high gas prices Associated Press 3/24/2022 8.2 View
4/29/2022 Good Samaritan Gets Drenched, Draws Praise on Social Media Good News Network 4/23/2022 8.2 View
12/20/2022 A tool as small as a human cell can scan for contaminants and more Science News Explores 12/9/2022 8.1 View
11/18/2022 This School Took Away Smartphones. The Kids Don't Mind. The Wall Street Journal 11/5/2022 8.1 View
9/21/2022 Court documents reveal texts from Bryant, Favre in welfare scandal case wapt.com 9/13/2022 8.1 View
2/1/2022 Recycling a climate-warming gas could make 'greener' farmed fish Science News For Students 1/19/2022 8.1 View