ERIC Number: EJ627252
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Current Events and the Internet: Connecting "Headline News" to Perennial Issues.
Larson, Bruce E.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v12 n1 p25-28 Sep-Oct 1999
Discusses a three-step process for teaching sixth grade students to connect current events to a perennial issue using the Internet. Proposes selecting and collecting information on a current event; producing an editorial and political cartoon on the event; and publishing the work online and in a local newspaper. Includes a sample activity. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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