Objective: While your teacher is trapped like an octopus at a scoring centre on the East Side, read nonfiction articles and think deeply about what matters most!

  1. Read our three April 19th Newsela selections and take the quizzes (there’s an octopus!)
  2. Takeaway Wednesday (JF): What’s the most important thing people should know about today’s articles? (Justify your choice in 750+ characters).
  3. Essentially (JF): In quote graphic form, ask your class an essential question inspired by the articles you read today! <and answer three at 300+ characters each!>