Homework Assignments - Participation in Government

  • Participation in Government (Grade 12)

    Weekly Assignment: A current event is due every week on Monday (or on the first day of each week).  It should consist of the following-

    1.  Find an article that is cut out or printed off the computer from an approved newspaper or magazine.

    Approved Newspapers & Magazines

    US News & World Report

    Newsweek Magazine

    Newsmax

    Time Magazine

    New York Post

    New York Times

    Wall Street Journal

    Poughkeepsie Journal

    USA Today

    The Daily News

    The Journal News

     

    2.  SUMMARIZE the article in 5-7 well thought out sentences.

     

    3.  EXPLAIN whether you agree or disagree with the author's point of view and why in 5-7 well thought out sentences.

     

    ***This assignment should be typed and double spaced with the article stapled to the back of your work.  OR-You may handwrite this assignment if your writing is legible.