• Science Current Events Directions

    Throughout the year you will complete 8 science current events assignments. You will need to find an article written about a science topic. Articles may be in print OR electronic format. Articles must have been written and published within 3 months from the due date of your summary.                      

    You will read each article and summarize it. Your summary will include WHO, WHAT, WHERE, WHEN, & HOW this article relates to the assigned topic. You must include a link to the article or submit the article. Please remember that summarizing involves putting information into your own words.

    Current events should be submitted electronically using Google Classroom. 

    1st current event topic is Science Careers - due 9/15 or 9/16

    2nd current event topic is Genetics/Heredity - due 10/13 or 10/14

    3rd current event topic is Technology - due 11/17 or 11/18

    4th current event topic is Evolution/fossils - due 12/14

    5th current event topic is Plate Tectonics, Earthquakes, Volcanoes, etc. - due 1/26 or 1/27

    6th current event topic is Weathering/Erosion/Deposition - due 2/23 or 2/24

    7th current event topic is Physical Science - due 4/12

    8th current event topic is CHOICE*  - due 5/18 or 5/19

                *CHOICE topic must be related to Science.

    If you are unsure about an article’s suitability, please see me before completing your current events activity. Your articles should come from a newspaper, professional journal, magazine, or reputable online news source. Here are some links to help you find your current events article.