Article of the Week

1. Read the article and take notes

2. Write the first draft of your blog

3. Discuss it in class on Friday

4. Post your blog on The Commons

October 5 Article of the Week 

How TV shows like 24 helped set the stage for ‘extreme’ politics -CBC Radio

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-october-4-2018-1.4849068/how-tv-shows-like-24-helped-set-the-stage-for-extreme-politics-1.4849070

September 28 Article

What makes Hamilton a great place to live? How is the city changing?

Listen:

Max Kerman of Arkells on why he chose Hamilton

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/shows/metro-morning/segment/15604366

 

September 17  Article of the Week (see hand out)

“Many schools will start the new year with stricter safety, armed guards” -Newsela

Opinion Article Examples

 https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/24/opinion/sunday/marine-gun-classroom.html

http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012/12/22/mother-six-says-school-kids-deserve-to-be-protected-by-armed-trained-guards.html