Hot Topic

Hot Topic Newspaper Article

For this assignment you will be responsible for collecting 3 articles from 3 different news genres (i.e. sports, news, political, etc..) to review, relate and reflect on. One of the genres must be a current event news genre. This will be due anytime before the Winter Holidays. You may hand in this assignment in any format you like. (Google App Document, Word Document, PowerPoint, Scrapbook, Blog, etc...) The link or printed article must be with your written portion (hyperlinked, printed out or cut out). And, the date and news source must be somewhere on the article (EASYBIB IT). The oral presentation (25% of reading and oral) will require you to present only 1 of your articles to the class in a 3-5 minute paperless presentation. 

  1. 3 articles with date and news source (i.e. website or newsprint source)
  2. A written response with the 4 R's as subtitles (Retell (5 W's), Reflect, Relate, Review)
  3. Bibliography
  4. Oral Presentation (memorized)

Here are some websites that will help you find an article. You will sign up for your oral hot topic article starting October 2016.
Below are helpful student friendly website for hot topics:

Julie Urac - Ruth Thompson MS (1315),
Sep 28, 2017, 12:36 PM