This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2.00, as of 2008-08-30.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 2
This resource is a useful worksheet with a series of questions to guide students through a current events article. The questions range from basic facts to opinions and by completing the worksheet students should gain a greater understanding of the material in the article. The worksheet could be used in a variety of ways as a weekly assignment throughout the year, as a way to help students make historical connections to current issues, or as preparation for a current events discussion. Depending on the grade level it might be a good idea to adjust the number and/or difficulty of the questions.
Information - CURRENT EVENTS FORMAT
A form for completing current events assignments.
Social Studies > General
Current events worksheet social studies newspaper harpine social studies new school year geography history