2*Media Literacy Question of the Day CNN Quiz1. What strait did Iran threaten to close, which could affect oil shipments from the region?2. Who replaced Kim Jong Il as leader of North Korea?3. What state held the first political contest of the 2012 U.S. presidential election?*Media Literacy Question of the Day*4. How much of a responsibility does the news media have to cover issues like slavery and human trafficking?
3ObjectivesSS 7.C&G.1.4 Compare the sources of power and governmental authorityin various societies (e.g. monarchs, dictators, electedofficials, anti-governmental groups and religious, politicalfactions).7.C.1.1 Explain how culture unites and divides modern societiesand regions (e.g. enslavement of various peoples, castesystem, religious conflict and Social Darwinism).ELA 2.02 comparing, contrasting, and evaluating information from different sources about the same topic.
4Essential QuestionHow does apartheid compare and contrast with the American civil rights movement of the 1960’s?
5FundamentalsToday we are starting the basis for our project: comparing and contrasting Apartheid to the American Civil Rights movement of the 1960’s
6Comparing and Contrasting Martin Luther King jr. to Nelson Mandela
7Create this in your journal Create this in your journal. We will later transfer information to poster paper:
8Put notes from yesterday into your defining maps We will also re-watch the two biographies if we need to.