Opener- Group Juggle
Adding a New Structure- What’s Trending Now Weekly Essay and Discussion
Assignment- Use your research skills to find something that is trending now. Could be from the weekend. Could be from last week. Then, use your writing skills to draft an essay of about 250 words that does the following:
- Summarize the story.
- Analyze the story- Ask yourself, why did this story trend?
- Predict- What are the outcomes or implications of this story?
- Site- Credit your sources using our MLA Format
- Tweet- Share your links with your twitter followers.
You will bring your story and your essay to a full class discussion.
- Whip around- Everyone briefly shares their story.
- Question- Why did your story trend? Does your story have legs going forward?
Complete Excel Exploration #2
Problem Set 6 is due at 3:30 (Tuesday 10/23)