The United States Navy disciplined a sailor who didn't salute as the national anthem played at Pearl Harbor, in a protest that is similar to professional athletes kneeling during the Star Spangled Banner. Students will read the article that looks at this issue and then answer the following question in a 5 paragraph essay: Can a member of the military be disciplined for not saluting the flag?
Here is what is in the packet:
1. A two page read about the disciplined sailor with higher ordered thinking questions.
2. A guide on how to write a 5 paragraph essay
3. Helpful writing tips and sentence starters for struggling writers