In this activity, students will pretend to be a newspaper reporter writing an article on an Olympic sport in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Students will first choose a sport, then research the sport, recording their information on the planning sheet provided. Next, students will write a first draft, then revise, and finally, they will write a final draft of their newspaper article on the template given.
Included in this:
*Directions for students
*Planning sheet for students
*Newspaper article template for students
*Rubric for grading the newspaper article for teachers