JS Resources: March 31, 2008
You can download this issue's Teacher's Edition here. Please note that the answer key has been removed from the Teacher's Edition available online. Refer to your printed Teacher's Edition for instructions on how to find online answer keys.
Reproducibles for the March 31, 2008, issue!
- Test Prep: "Fact or Opinion?"
- Pinpointing Key Details: World News Review Game
- Teacher to Teacher: "How Do We Move Forward?"
- Quick Quiz
March 31, 2008: Table of Contents
Page 4: NEWS
CULTURE: Picturing America
TECHNOLOGY: A New Best Friend?
ENVIRONMENT: Garbage, Garbage, Everywhere!
NUMBERS IN THE NEWS
Page 6: DEBATE
Can Comics Help Kids Learn?
Page 7: NEWS SPECIAL
World News Roundup
A look at recent changes (some of them violent) in countries around the globe.
Page 10: MEDIA
Meeting David Wilson
A young filmmaker travels to the American South and Africa to confront the painful legacy of slavery.
Page 12: SPORTS
Their Eyes Are on the Prize
Meet four U.S. athletes who hope to go for the gold in Beijing.
PLUS: Olympic Trivia
Page 16: TEEN SCENE
A Day in the Life of a Kid Reporter
Hayley Livingston covered the politics and sports beats on Super Tuesday in New York City.
Page 23: GEOSKILLS
Reading a Regional Map: Kosovo Breaks Away
Page 24: WHAT DO YOU KNOW?
News IQ; Cartoon; Eyewitness
Heads-Up: Real News About Drugs and Your Body
Tips for teens on talking to doctors about health issues.