• There will be a current events assignment every two weeks, due on Wednesday.  You will be given the topic on Friday's mail slip the week before.  The topic might be: 
    • local
    • national
    • international
    • politics
    • science and health
    You may use an online newspaper like Time for Kids or Newsday.com or you may use a newspaper.  Choose an article that makes sense to you. You will be presenting the article to the class.  It is beneficial to browse for the article several nights before it is due.  After you have read the article, highlight the
    "5 W's" (who, what, where, when and why) and 3 important details from the article.  Bring in the article as well as your summary sheet on Wednesday. You can download that from the classroom documents link.