Students will read for information.
Students will read to learn new vocabulary.
Students will practice summarizing.
Students will articulate their findings in a blog.
Before reading define and post the meaning of the following words (MUST BE IN YOUR OWN WORDS)
Watch the following video about amendment rights: http://upfront.scholastic.com/issues/01_28_13/Videos
Answer these questions:
1) What is President Obama’s opinion on gun control? Write a quote from the article that tells you his opinion on gun control.
2) What do gun rights supporters say is the reason American’s should be able to carry guns?
3) Describe your opinion on the subject of gun control. Use 2 details from the article that support our opinion.