Comment on News Events

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A. Watch the news on television or read a newspaper article.

B. Collect the facts:

1. What happened?

2. When did it happen?

3. Where did it happen?

4. Why did it happen? What was the cause?

5. Who was involved?

6. Why is it significant? How will it affect other events or other people?

C. Write a paragraph:

“ARTICLE’S TITLE” in the DATE edition of the NEWSPAPER’S NAME said that SUMMARIZE THE MAIN IDEA. I learned that PROVIDE THE 5 W’S (WHERE, WHEN, WHO, WHAT AND WHY). This reminded me of TELL YOUR CONNECTION. I think this news article is important because GIVE YOUR REASON.

On DATE, on GIVE THE NAME OF THE TELEVISION PROGRAMME on channel ___ ,  I learned that SUMMARIZE THE MAIN IDEA. I learned that PROVIDE THE 5 W’S (WHERE, WHEN, WHO, WHAT AND WHY). This reminded me of TELL YOUR CONNECTION. I think this news event is important because GIVE YOUR REASON.

D. Send your notes and paragraph to Ms. Rosen.

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