Encouraging students to read and research current events can be a motivating tool to guided students to be active members of our community. Using a weekly current events assignment allows students to locate news/topics that interests them, research, follow the development of local’, national, or global event s, and provides them with the tools to find useful information about the world around them.
This assignment is a quarterly/ trimester assignment.
•A student/parent handout explaining assignment
•Rubric and Format
•Student progress/ self- monitoring sheet
•Example of how a“4” current events assignment should be written.
•Teacher grade tracker for class progress/collection
•Notices for missing/late assignment