Objective: Exploring, analyzing and discussing current events.

  1. Report on Reading (Jupiter Message): Tell me about your reading by reponding to this personal email.
  2. Monday Takeaway (JF): Based on today’s CNN student news, choose the story that seems most important to you and explain why it’s the most important.
  3. Monday Newsela: Read today’s assigned article on “Fake News!” and then select two more Newsela articles that interest you, reading and testing on each one at a level where you are challenged (but can have success).
  4. Monday’s Essential Question (Q&A): Ask your class an essential question based on your reading in Newsela and your viewing of CNN Student News. Respond to each other’s essential questions with polite, thoughtful, well-explained answers.