Current Event Analysis Worksheet
Title of Article:
Source of Article:
Author of Article:
Date of Article:
Do you feel this information was important to be printed, and why?
Who do you think the author is trying to influence in the article? (public, scientists,
environmentalists, politicians, others)
5 Key Ideas:
2 Quotes you believe are notable:
3 Facts or Statistical Numbers that are important:
4 Questions that came to mind while reading, and/or what do you still want to know
about the subject.
Does your knowledge background agree or disagree with the author? Or was everything
discussed new information to you?
What is the major science concept discussed in the article?
What is one science concept related to or influenced by the key ideas discussed in the