After your class uses this product they will have a better grasp of what is happening in North Korea than most adults in this country and all the work is done for you. This article was taken from the Internet in February 2016; but it will be useful for many years because it contains essential background information. The main purpose of this product is to get your class interested in bringing in more current events about North Korea because it is in the news frequently. This article has 28 comprehension questions aimed at helping your class understand the complexities of this small, rogue country and the problem it has created in the world. There are 18 Internet Activities that are designed to educate your students on the history of North Korea, their nuclear program and all the weapon systems mentioned in the article. Some Internet Activities cover the important people mentioned in the article and 3 are on important people in the news today. There are 3 political cartoons in this package to encourage your students to bring in more political cartoons on this subject. Your students will do the research and teach the rest of the class. Six vocabulary words are introduced and taught in this package. All my current event products are intended to turn your class on to what is happening in the news while improving their comprehension skills, vocabulary skills and map skills at the same time. Homework activities are included to encourage your students to continue to explore this crucial problem in the news.