Eye on Science Instructions and suggested sources

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Name__________________   Period ________
EYE ON SCIENCE                                                            Date __________

 
 

Title of Article 

Author (Associated Press if not known)

Source (name of newspaper or magazine)

Date of Article

Answer these five questions using complete sentences.  (Do not forget to restate.)

1.      Who or What is the article about?

2.      What happened in the article?

3.      Where did the event in the article take place?

4.      When did the event in article occur?

5.      Why/How did the event happen?

Vocabulary:

Choose three words from the article that are new to you. 
Write the word, part of speech, and the definition of the word as it is used in the article. 

For example:
   Ventricles (noun)-the two lower chambers of the heart.

Opinion: (8-10 sentences)

 Write at least one paragraph (8-10 sentences) on how you felt about the information/events in the article. 

You must include:
An interesting hook/introduction 
Did you learn anything new or interesting? 
How will this impact our lives?
How will this information be helpful to you or those around you?
Would you recommend this article to others?

Include:
1 fact
1 example
and 1 quote to support your reasons.
 
 

APPROVED SCIENCE TOPICS

1.      SCIENTISTS/INVENTIONS/RESEARCH/NEW TECHNOLOGY

2.      WEATHER/ATMOSPHERE

3.      SPACE/STARS/PLANETS

4.      ANIMIALS/PLANTS/PROTISTS/FUNGI/BACTERIA

5.      HEALTH/DISEASE/MEDICINE/NEW TECHNOLOGY

6.      FOOD RESEARCH 

7.      AGRICULTURE

8.      CHEMISTRY

9.      PESTICIDES

10.  PALEONTOLOGY/FOSSILS

11.  ROCKS/MINERALS/GEMS

12.  VOLCANOES/EARTHQUAKES/TSUNAMI 

13.  MARINE SCIENCE

14.  COMPUTERS

SUGGESTED SOURCE WEBSITES

1. sciencenewsforstudents.org
2. dogonews.com
3. tweennewstribune.com
4. popsci.com
5. livescience.com
6. newsela.com
7. scienceworld.scholastic.com   Click: Student   Password: science2017



 
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