Thursday, August 30, 2012

Tobacco Warning Labels

Click on the link below and read the article, then answer the following questions.

1.  What amendment is being disputed in this article?

2.  Who is the president of the American Academy of Pediatrics and what was his message based on the article?

3.  Do you support the use of shocking pictures in packaging or other selling techniques to warn customers of potential risks?  Be prepared to explain your answer.

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Welcome back students!

This morning we will be doing our first reading article of the year.  Click on the link below, read the article, and answer the following questions.

Shootings/Gun Control

1.  What were the names of 3 different cities where shootings took place this week?

2.  What percentage of Democrats and Republican support carrying concealed weapons in houses of worship?

3.  Do you think that the U.S should pass stricter gun laws?

4.  Will the issue of gun control effect who you vote for/want to be come president in November?