Guess what the article is about

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Guess what the article is about:

Guess what the article is about

Directions:

Have the students pair up with one another. Each slide gives you four statements (clues) from the article. Show each clue at a time Directions

Slide 3:

At the end of each clue, have the kids discuss what the article could be about. Before you see the next statement, ask the entire class what they think the article is about. After they figure out the main idea, have them try and guess the title of the article based on the sentences.

Guess what the article is about?:

“Some are found and rescued, given the chance to experience how great life and humans can be; others aren't so lucky.” “Active cruelty, on the other hand, is more well known and disturbing.” Guess what the article is about?

Guess what the article is about?:

“ It is our job to be the voice for creatures who cannot speak up for themselves.” “The first ­involves acts of omission, meaning the abuse happens as a result of neglect or lack of action.” Guess what the article is about?

Answer:

Main Idea: Animal Cruelty and how it has to be stopped at all cost Title: Animal cruelty must stop Answer

Guess what the article is about?:

“Last year, Iraheta was working for electronics retailer Best Buy but had his hours cut.” “Of those, almost all (companies) were looking for workers 18 or older .” Guess what the article is about?

Guess what the article is about?:

“She's been trying to land a job at the mall, but even at Tysons Corner Center, which is the fifth largest shopping center in America and just a few miles from her house, teen hiring is sparse .” “The job market is tough for everyone. But this recession has become a jobs disaster for 16-to-19-year-olds .” Guess what the article is about?

Answer:

Main Idea: Teen unemployment: Teens are struggling to find or keep jobs during the recession. Title: In a tough job market, teens are suffering the most Answer

Guess what the article is about?:

“… h ave won more championships than any other team in American professional sports.” “It has been said that Babe Ruth pointed to the outfield wall in a World Series game nearly 80 years ago, then promptly crushed the ball into the bleachers at that exact spot.” Guess what the article is about?

Guess what the article is about?:

What (he) achieved with his No. 3,000 indeed is a feat that eluded other famed ballplayers in the history of (this team)” “He is part of the Yankees' history, baseball's history” Guess what the article is about?

Answer:

Main Idea: Derek Jeter getting his 3,000 hit, the first in New York Yankees history Title: Derek Jeter takes proper place in Yankee Lore Answer

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