Current-event article analysis form
Directions: Answer the following questions based on the article you have chosen to analyze. Attach a printed copy of the article to your typed report form.
1 Title of article:
2 Date of article: can’t be more than 1 month old
3 Publication/web address article obtained from:
4 Summarize - Show you understand the article by putting the content into your own words. (8 or more sentences) Be sure to focus on the who, what, when, where, and why.
5 Activate and Connect- How does the content of the article connect text-to-self, text-to-text, and text-to-world. Explain and defend your connections. You must make connections for all three and please label. ( 2 or more sentences for each connection)
6 Ask Questions- Identify two questions that this article leaves you with and explain why you believe these questions are important to ask and answer.
7 Does this article have an environmental connection (meaning that the content of the item is primarily about science in the surrounding environment or a current environmental issue)? Be sure to explain your answer.