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Current Event

  1. 1. Current Events Assignment #3Name _____________________ Core_________This assignment is due ______________________CIRCLE THE CATEGORIES THAT CORRESPOND WITH YOUR ARTICLE: GENERAL NEWS LOCAL SCIENCE & HEALTH NATIONAL BUSINESS & FINANCE ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WORLD SPORTSLooking for an article?1. Time For Kids (www.timeforkids/tfk.com)2. The Oregonian (available in the classroom daily, or online at www.oregonlive.com) Assignment Requirements1. Use the back of this paper to do the assignment2. Record the headline, newspaper/website, and date of the article(5 points)3. Write a paragraph (3-5 good, correctly punctuated sentences) thatgives a brief but descriptive summary of the article. (15 points)4. Write a paragraph (5+ good, correctly punctuated sentences) in whichyou evaluate how you feel the current event you chose impacts ourcommunity/society (15 points)5. Article neatly cut out of the newspaper or printed offline and neatlystapled to the back of your paper (5 points)6. Present your article to the class: What is it about? Why is it important?Where did you find it? Why did you chose it? (10 points) H. Bryant 2007
  2. 2. Record the headline, newspaper/website, and date of the article (5points)Write a paragraph (3-5 well written, correctly punctuated sentences) thatgives a brief but descriptive summary of the article. (15 points)___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Write a paragraph (5+ well written, correctly punctuated sentences) inwhich you evaluate how you feel the current event you chose impacts ourcommunity/society (15 points)_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ H. Bryant 2007

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