Tuesday, March 24

  1. (1A) Which local high school developed a relationship two decades ago with a tribe from the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming? Why did that happen?
  2. (4A) Who dug up something valuable in a Park Hill neighborhood? What was the item of value and to whom was it returned?
  3. (5A) What is the largest driving force in wildfires? What was thought to be the main issue up until recently?
  4. (7A) Read the article about raising minimum wage to $12.50 an hour by the year 2020. Do you believe that this is a good idea? Explain why or why not.
  5. (11A) Explain what students came up with as an alternative to toxic materials to put fires out. Describe a little about the science behind it.
  6. (13A) Choose an editorial in this section to read. Summarize it in 2-3 sentences, then write 2-3 additional sentences explaining your position on the topic.
  7. (1B) In 2-3 sentences, explain Kizla’s thoughts on the Rockies releasing Chacin.
  8. (2B) How has Missy Franklin’s swimming career changed?
  9. (10B) Think about the idea of holidays connected to certain foods. Think about traditions that your family has. Are there any favorite foods or recipes that you associate with certain times of the year? What’s your favorite food of all time?
  10. (12B) How tall was Brandon Todd, and what could he do that was unusual for someone of that stature?
  11. Choose one article from the entire paper (any section) that interests you. Then write out the following as your response to #11:
    1. Article headline, section number (ex: 2B)
    2. a 2-3 sentence summary of the article’s contents
    3. 1-2 sentences about something the reporter did well in the article
    4. 1-2 sentences about something that the reporter could have done to enhance the article