Current Events - Helpful Links

Thematic Essential Questions

Rubric


News Websites


ABC News
Archaeology Magazine
BBC
BBC for Kids
CBS News
Christian Science Monitor
CNN
CNN Student News
Fox News
MSNBC
National Geographic Magazine
National Geographic Kids
Newsweek Magazine
The New York Times
PBS Online NewsHour Extra for Kids
The Providence Journal
Scholastic News for Kids
Time Magazine
Time for Kids
U.S. News & World Report
USA Today






Resources (Thanks to Mr. Howman)

Current Events Assignment Form Version #1
(Word Version)

Current Events Assignment Form Version #2
(Word Version)

CE Assignment Form Version #1 - Student Exemplars 1 & 2

Idiot's Guide to Current Events

Current Events Connections Cheat Sheet

Current Events Sources Guidelines

Writing Reminders and Tips

Alternate Current Events Assignments (Thanks to Ms. Chauvette)

Current Events Assignment Form - Modified
(Word Version)

Create a Newspaper Assignment
Graphic Organizer (Word Version)
Checklist (Word Version)

Political Cartoon Assignment
Graphic Organizer (Word Version)
Checklist (Word Version)

Point of View: Re-write a Newspaper Assignment
Graphic Organizer (Word Version)
Checklist (Word Version)

Voice Your Opinion Assignment
Graphic Organizer (Word Version)
Checklist (Word Version)

 

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