Students will get a chance to pick an article of interest to read for information and evaluation.
Students will read informational text from a topic of interest.
Students will summarize, determine purpose, and support their answers with details from the text.
Before you read:
1) What is your opinion on sports?
2) What sports do you like and why?
Step by Step Instructions:
1) Visit this website: http://espn.go.com/
2) Choose any article
3) For your article answer these questions:(In Complete Sentences)
a) Title of article? Who wrote the article? Copy and paste a link to your article.
b) Give a summary of what the article is trying to tell you/teach you.
c) Who was interviewed for this article? (if possible) Why those people?
d) What did you think of this article in general? Was it effective? Educational? Moving? Why or why not?
e) What was the purpose of this article: to educate/inform or entertain or both? What clues gave you an idea to the purpose of the article?
f) If you could give advice to the author of how to make this article more interesting what would you say?