Article of the Week Directions
How to Annotate
1. Read your article. Circle and words you don't know and look them up.
2. Reread the article. Mark the article any spots where you are confused (???). Ask for help from your teacher or classmates.
3. Reread the article. Show evidence of a close reading. Annotate.
4. Write a 200+ word response to the article. You may choose from one of the response questions at the end of the article, or you can pick a passage from the article and respond to it.
Articles - Quarter 4
Week 17 - The Great British Crack-up
Week 16 - What happens to your brain when you give up sugar?
Week 15 - No AoW due to camping
Week 14 - The EPA's Changing Mission, Explained
Week 13 - No AoW (4/24/17 - 4/21/17)
Week 12 - The "Tampon Tax" Explained
Week 11 - Survivors of Japanese Internment Camps See Parallels Today
Week 10 - The Growing Nuclear Threat from North Korea
Articles - Quarter 3
Week 9 - The Average Life Expectancy Could Soon Reach Above 90 Years Old
Week 8 - Trump Administration Seeks to Prevent "Panic" Over New Immigration Rules
Week 7 - Talking to Our Devices
Week 6 - Immigration in America, A 200 Year Overview
Week 5- U.S. Judge Bars Deportation Under Trump Travel Ban
Week 4 - Life after the the White House
Week 3 - Conquer Fear of Public Speaking Through Emotional Intelligence
Week 2 - The Filth They Breath in China
Week 1 - Could Humans Actually Live on Mars?
Articles - Quarter 2
Week 14 - The Rise of Legal Marijuana in America
Week 13 - Should Parents be Allowed to Chose the Sex of their Baby?
Week 12 - Instead of detention, these students get meditation
Week 11 - In Today's Economy, How Far Can a GED Take You?
Week 10 - The Guantanamo Quagmire
Week 9 - US Officially Accuses Russia of Hacking DNC and Interfering with Election
Week 8 - How Mike Pence & Donald Trump Compare on the Issues
Week 7 - How Tim Kaine & Hillary Clinton Compare on the Issues
Articles - Quarter 1
Week 6 - Gary Johnson and Jill Stein, Explained
Week 5 - After asteroid hit, a giant cloud of smoke led to dinosaurs’ demise, study says
Week 4 - In the 'land of the free,' are you free to sit out the national anthem?
Week 3 - Deported Mothers Make New Lives in Tijuana
Week 2 - Native American Pipeline Protest Halts Construction in N. Dakota