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What's Black and White and Read Later?
Students learn what makes "lasting news" as they work in groups to create a newspaper about the year in which they were born (1986, 1987, or 1988).
Student objectives can be found online at the WebQuest's Teacher Information page.
computers with Internet access; Adobe PageMaker, Microsoft Word, or similar software for creating a newspaper
The entire lesson can be found online at What News is Important Enough to be Read years Later?
Evaluate students' newspapers using the Group Newspaper Rubric
Lesson Plan Source
Denise Dejonghe, Abbott Middle School, West Bloomfield, Michigan
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Originally posted 10/05/2000
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