Discussion Questions

What are the headlines in the News Flash about?

Why are these headlines published in the paper or in the news?

Why does the media want to inform people about these topics?

Why are these topics controversial?

Do you think these headlines are true?  Does it matter? Why?

        Journal Entry

Summarize the collaboration with your neighbor and make a list of the top three headlines you find most interesting. 

        Form Groups

You will be grouped based on the list of topics that interest you the most.  Every effort will be made to assign you a group based on your first choice.

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Created for the Fermilab LInC program sponsored by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Education Office and Friends of Fermilab, and funded by United States Department of Energy, Illinois State Board of Education, North Central Regional Technology in Education Consortium which is operated by North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL), and the National Science Foundation.

Author(s): Kimberly Noethen (knoethen@pinecrest.edu)
School: Pine Crest School, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 
Created: February 15, 2001 - Updated: April 18, 2001
URL: http://www-ed.fnal.gov/lincon/w01/projects/genethicskim/student_pages/day2work.html