Current Events AssignmentName _____________________This assignment is due ______________________CIRCLE THE CATEGORIES THAT...
Record the headline, newspaper/website, and date of the article (5points)Write a paragraph (3-5 well written, correctly pu...
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  1. 1. Current Events AssignmentName _____________________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 online at www.oregonlive.com)3. Check out the detailed selection of links available on Miss Bryant’s website.4. Use the Wall Street Journal student editions (avail in the classroom) 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 well written, correctly punctuated sentences)that gives a brief but descriptive summary of the article. (15 points)4. 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)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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