News Literacy

To complete the Lesson 1 Journalism:  Web Activity click on the following links in order: Slide 1:  https://www.spj.org/ethicscode.asp Slide 2:  http://jea.org/wp/blog/2012/09/04/hypotheticals-on-journalism-ethics/ http://jea.org/wp/blog/2012/09/04/hypotheticals-on-journalism-ethics/   Slide 3:  https://global.oup.com/us/companion.websites/9780199846412/student/chapter7/matching/ Slide 4:  https://quill.spjnetwork.org/2017/04/13/lynn-walsh-an-aha-moment-on-anonymous-sources/  

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Geo Mapping Exercise

Please click on the link for instructions on completing the activity:    Civil War in Georgia Geoinquiry-wsce5a The online maps are linked here:  http://www.arcgis.com/home/webmap/viewer.html?webmap=5168648535854f5da7a0eedae239d7ba&extent=-108.7428,23.9238,-66.1158,49.7513

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World Geography Assignment

Students will access the CIA World Factbook to begin researching their assigned country:  https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/ Directions: You will create a foldable to record and share information about your assigned country: 1.Flag – Create an accurately designed and colored flag for your assigned country. 2.Information/Fact Sheet – Create a brochure containing information/facts about your country. You should […]

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Georgia Story Reflection

  Read your Story and Reflection to yourself. Proofread, edit, correct, complete as necessary. Based on what you have learned about Georgia this year, write a response to each of the following questions (one paragraph each, citing specific details we have discussed this year). In what ways has Georgia changed for the better over time? […]

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Virtual Field Trips

   Civil War and the Andersonville prison:  http://www.gpb.org/ga-digital-textbook/#/en/issue/6AB6A3D78AA1F18EE2D79AA4BE6307D7   Civil Rights:  http://www.gpb.org/ga-digital-textbook/#/en/issue/7F6E4E378DA7D8B57242550FE39966FD   Jimmy Carter:  http://www.gpb.org/ga-digital-textbook/#/en/issue/7DBA3D18F4CC582CB8022CB298D1EB96

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