Course:         English – Oral, Written, Media Studies, Grade 8

Teacher:       Mr. De Simone

Due Date:     Friday’s

 

Assignment:  Current Event

1.       What is the title of the article OR topic of the news event?

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2.        Who wrote the article OR newscaster that spoke about the news event?

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3.       In what section of the newspaper OR newscast did the article/news event come from?

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4.       Is the news local, provincial, national, or international?

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5.       In a few sentences summarize the article OR topic of the newscast.  Be sure to include important names, dates, places, etc.

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6.       Why do you find this article OR newscast topic interesting? Provide the significant/importance, and your personal comments and opinions about the article or newscast topic? 

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