Students travel back in time to the year 33 A.D. Something strange is happening all over Jerusalem. There have been mysterious sightings of a man who was just crucified three days ago. The students are hired by the Jerusalem Times, a newspaper company, to investigate these mysterious sightings by interviewing eye witnesses. Once the students have gathered all the facts, they write a news article that will appear on the front page of the paper.
Lesson materials included in this package are:
• 10 news articles based on the four Gospel Accounts of the Resurrection
• One additional completed news article and example to model
• One template you can print off
• Functional Writing Page explaining the assignment
• Marking Rubric