First News for Schools - First News is the UK's only newspaper for young people and a highly engaging literacy resource for schools. A range of school packages are available, including our new Literacy iHub, a digital literacy tool for 7-14 year olds.

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Introducing newspapers into classroom reading

Talk to your Pupils about the News


First News strives on supporting literacy and learning through current affairs. By using our newspaper, your pupils can naturally explore ideas of citizenship where they will learn more about the world through wide reading and informed discussion.

Inspire a love of literacy by following our 10 tips for introducing newspapers into classroom reading.