TEACHERS: Current events podcasts for the classroom!

Learn More
Bookshelf.square

Image licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0

Current Event November 27, 2014

Millennials and Reading


It is hard for books to compete with the instant communication of Twitter or Facebook and the endless content on websites likes Buzzfeed. Book loving young people are now using these websites to create content honoring or inspired by books. Listen to learn more about these adaptations and their potential impact on literacy.

Literature Technology

Story Length: 5:25

Listen to the Story:

SOURCE:

National Public Radio © 2014 National Public Radio, Inc. Used with the permission of NPR. All rights reserved.

AIR DATE: 11/11/2014


Want to hear the story and see the teaching resources?

  • Access to full library of lessons
  • Daily current events
  • Listening comprehension questions
  • Graphic Organizers
Learn More