How to do your Current Event

Posted: September 8, 2009

Use the model below to set up your current event. Current events should be written up in your own words; do not just cut and paste from article.

Current Event Set Up

Something news worthy happening at the international, national, state, or local level.

“Name of Article” Failure to do heading is half credit


2 paragraphs

1st- summary of article
tell what article is about
give important info- who, what, where, when, why. 4-7 sentences.

2nd- opinion of article
what are your thoughts about it? Write about five full sentences here.

You can use the link below to find an article to write about.

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