Urrent Event Reflection 5: Education, Religion, or Politics
Template for SOC 101 Current Events Reflections, Spring 2014
You are to find one news article (published after 2/16/2014) that discusses education, religion, or politics. Answer complete paragraphs on questions template below. Each paragraph should be 8-10 sentences
I. Summary of Current Event Article
You will need to address the below questions to summarize a current news article (must be published in within two months of the due assignment; i.e. due on 3/1, then article must be written between 1/1 and 3/1) from a reputable news source (CNN, BBC, AZ Central, NY Times, etc.). You will need to write in complete sentences. You will be graded on spelling, grammar, and punctuation. You will also be graded on how well you answer each prompt. If you do not include the link to the article, you will receive an automatic zero for the assignment.
a? Link to article:
You will compose four paragraphs in this section (one for each letter below). You will be graded on spelling, grammar, and punctuation. You will also be graded on how well you answer each prompt. You are expected to compose a minimum of 8-10 sentences for each below aspect related to the article.
A. Text to Self: How does the article relate to something youve experienced or why did you select this article?
B. Text to Textbook: How does the article relate to something youve read in the Sociology text book chapter? Give at least one example
C. Text to Sociological Theory: How does this article relate to Sociological Theory? In other words, what Sociological theory can you identify in this article? Why? Give at least one example.
D. Text to World: How does the article relate to or affect the rest of the world?