The third current event homework will be due on Google Classroom by 3:45pm Friday November 18. I have included the assignment and rubric for your convenience.
1. Search the internet, newspaper, or magazines for any current event. The current event can relate to any topic (science, national news, extreme weather, politics/government,local news), but must be school appropriate.
2. Write two paragraphs (4-6 sentences each): 1) one paragraph that summarizes the article 2) one paragraph that explains why it is important.
Attaching the article-4
One paragraph summarizing the article-4
One paragraph explaining why it is important-4
Writing is neatly typed with little-to-no errors-3
8th- We will begin a unit on The Great Migration. We will use Newark, New Jersey, as a case study of the Great Migration, the dramatic movement of African Americans from Southern states to Northern states. Students will analyze five historical documents to learn about the push-pull factors of the time and answer the question: Why did African Americans migrate to Newark at the beginning of the 20th century?
7th- Student will examine the causes of American Revolution, and the varying opinions the colonists held towards the British government.