Current Events Guidelines

Guidelines and rubric link

Exemplar presentation link

• Template for presentation is in your Google Classroom folder - you must use this template.
• Be sure to change sharing permissions to Anyone in Yarmouth School District may VIEW and make sure Ms. Sanders has editing privileges to give you feedback.

News, Political Cartoon, and Public Opinion Poll Resources
This link will take you to a website with constantly updating news stories (highly recommended).
• You should select credible news sources like those in the table below for your research and political cartoon (not Wikipedia, blogs, social media sites). If you have questions about whether a source is credible, please ask me.

News Sources

Chicago Tribune
CNN
CNN Student News
CNN Heroes (positive story ideas)
FOX News
Los Angeles Times
NPR - National Public Radio
New York Times
New York Times for Students
Portland Press Herald
PBS - NewsHour
San Francisco Chronicle
USA Today
Time Magazine
Washington Post
Washington Times
Wall Street Journal

International News

BBC News - Britain
International News Index
International Herald Tribune

Political Cartoons

Cagle's Cartoons
Globe Cartoon
Editoons
Association of American Editorial Cartoonists

Public Opinion Polls

http://www.pollingreport.com
http://www.gallup.com