Want a current event project that incorporates the key Common Core English Language Arts Standards? Then, this is the project you’ve been looking for!!
This product contains the following items:
1. A comprehensive teacher instruction sheet that includes the following: exactly how I use current events in my classroom; tips and ideas for incorporating current events into your own classroom; exactly how this assignment meets the key Common Core Standards.
2. A student detailed handout that includes specific instructions on each phase of the project, an explanations of what happens if the student is absent, doesn’t have the assignment and/or turns in the assignment late, and tips for making an effective presentation.
3. A sample due date chart – teacher information and tips on scheduling current events are in the teacher instructions.
4. A comprehensive rubric and coding guide.
This project is designed for students in grades 7-12 and fits seamlessly into an English Language Arts or Social Studies classroom.
*Please note* This item is the detailed instruction sheet for the overall project and does not contain all aspects mentioned in the product. These products will be listed in my store soon!
Please download the Current Event Question Sheet (FREE in my store), which is a companion product. You will find the question sheet here:
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