Social Studies Content and Activities for K-12
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Level up your social studies curriculum

Real-word, relevant, and responsive. Easy access to all the course-aligned sources, diverse perspectives, and activities you need for engaging lessons to prepare the next generation of citizens.

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Your place for diverse, course-aligned content and activities

Course-aligned content

Thousands of texts, videos, maps, and infographics curated for US History, World History, Civics, Economics, and Ancient Civilizations.

Built for college, career, and civic readiness

Students who used Newsela Social Studies weekly showed the equivalent of an additional year of instruction on their state social studies exam.

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Challenges Facing Social Studies Educators

See what educators and other leaders are doing to overcome these challenges.


Making Social Studies Accessible to All Readers

How scaffolded social studies materials can support students.


Developing Skills & Differentiating Instruction in Social Studies

We dive into Newsela Social Studies to show how its content, differentiation support, and activities can support your teachers.


Enhance your Newsela experience with add-ons

Customize Newsela Social Studies with add-ons like The Newsela SEL Collection and state-specific collections to meet your unique needs. Or have our team create a custom resource just for you!

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