The purpose of current events is to make people think about & discuss important issues facing students, as well as citizens of our global community. Read a current event that pertains to social studies. For your source, you can use our CURRENT EVENT RESOURCES PAGE, a current newspaper or magazine. The article should have been written w/i the last 5 days & pertain to social studies (think of the things we talk aboutin GRAPES) When you are finished reading it, analyze it. Ask yoursself WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE, WHY & HOW questions. When you are finished write a friendly letter about the article. Use the document below for specific directions. When you are finished, turn it into your class period basket.
“We are each an experiment of one.
“… And you ask "What if I fall?"
“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.”