Science Current Event Checklist
A current event is something that is going on in the world at this time. You are to use a news source (ex. newspaper, news web site, Newsela- I recommend Newsela) to complete this assignment. DO NOT use books! You are not writing a book report or a research article. Please type using 14 point font that I can read.
Name of the news article (must be a science topic; see me if unsure) _____
Date the article was written (must be January 1, 2020 or later) _____
Author of the article ______
Source (in what news source (name) did you find the article?) _____
Summary of the article (what is it about? 3-5 sentences in your own words; paragraph) _____
What did you learn from the article (1 or more sentences)? _____
What questions do you have about the article (at least 1)? _____
What did pictures, charts, graphs, or other graphics show (at least one thing)? _____
All current events must be submitted through Google Classroom. You will have two due each of the nine weeks. They are each 10% of your grade, and WILL NOT BE TAKEN LATE.