Comparing newspapers from different countries

  • Activity: Comparing newspapers from different countries

    Date: Mon 28th January

    Topic: Diverse Perspectives on current headlines”

    Place: School - Computer lab

    Teams: 8 international teams (8 Students each team)


    The attached worksheet. (see the results)

    Activity Goals

    • Critical thinking
    • Gain social skills.
    • Learn to work in teams.
    • Improve English language skills.


    • Newspapers from the 4 countries.
    • The attached worksheet
    • A computer for each team


    • Students divided into 8 groups of 8 students. There was a coordinator teacher for each team.
    • Each team got copies of the newspapers.
    • A student from each country translated his/her headlines newspapers
    • Students compared the newspapers.
    • At the end of the activity, each team has to give the related worksheet to the teacher who was in charge of the team.
    • A representative of each team presented the differences and similarities they found


    1. Worksheets:

      Comparing Front pages.pdf

    2. Presentations: