Turkey Day

Objective: Discover important issues for classroom discussion by analyzing a news broadcast…

  1. CNN Student News Essential Questions (J Q&A): As we watch CNN Student News, stop after each part of the news and write down a possible essential question. At the end of the news, post one essential question and answer two others in paragraph form.  (Total of 450 characters)

Objective: Write relevant, fully-developed responses to personal topics.

  1. Thanksgiving (JF): Write an answer to two of these questions (total of 2000 characters). The forum will be shared with your parents!
    • Write a letter to a person who did something nice for you.
    • Write a letter to a person to whom you are very grateful, explaining what they have done and how they have affected you.
    • Describe three things that people have done for you which you are thankful.