What is First News iHub?
The Interactive news and literacy platform. The Bett award-winning iHub is an invaluable tool to engage Key Stage 2 and 3 pupils, developing their core literacy skills through the exploration of global news stories.
Our online teaching tool is comprised of interactive weekly comprehensions, vocabulary puzzles, polls and debates based on stories in First News. Activities are tailored to each pupil based on the reading level you assign them, giving them a personalised platform to grow their skills in the most applicable way.
Created to support busy teachers, the iHub offers the flexibility to either automate or choose activities to complete in school or at home, and will instantly mark multiple choice questions, saving time whilst encouraging pupils’ accuracy and precision.
|Age Range||5-7, 8-10, 11-13, 14-16|
|Requirements||Internet - Low BandwidthInternet - High BandwidthDesktop - MacDesktop - WindowsDesktop - ChromebookMobile - iPad|
The iHub can be used on desktops, laptops and tablets both in school and in homes (set as homework).
Teachers need to upload pupils and set up their logins.
First News iHub Pricing
Free TrialPaid Subscription
First News iHub pricing starts from £427 / year
A bespoke package can be built that includes the Print Newspaper, Digital Newspaper and Activity Sheets.