Healthy NewsWorks in Your Classroom
Our Program Works in Grades K-8
Teachers: We appreciate your interest in Healthy NewsWorks. This page serves as gateway to nonfiction books, writing activities, educational videos, and By Kids, For Kids, our health news service written and illustrated by elementary and middle school students. Explore the kid-friendly resources below and learn how you can showcase your students’ work on our website.
Focus on Healing from Challenges
Check out our videos and student-created book with experts discussing resilience, kindness, friendship, mindfulness meditation, empathy, coping skills and other topics.
Research and Write about Climate Change
Looking for activities related to climate change? This page can get you started. We will continue to update it. Check back!
Empower Kids to Express Themselves
Your students can be published writers and artists at Healthy NewsWorks. We have ideas for topics and we invite you to submit student work you may already have.
Read about Health & Community Leaders
Share engaging informational text and writing activities with your students. Our nonfiction books feature dozens of health and community leaders from Philadelphia and beyond.