Name: ___________________________________ Period:
RAFT Role Definition Chart - Newspaper Project
Newspaper Reporter / Readers in the 1870s / Obituary / Qualities of Crazy Horse
Pioneer or Indian / U.S. Military / Letter to the Editor / Treaty of Fort Laramie
Missionary / Indians / Advertisement / Carlisle Indian School
Questions to ask:
What perspective would I, in my role, have on the assigned topic?
Why do I care about this particular topic?
Where would I look for more information about this perspective?
What emotions might I be feeling as I think about this topic?
Could a person in my role have several viewpoints on this topic? Which viewpoint might appeal
to me the most?
Personality: Who am I Attitude: What are my Information: What do I
and what are some feelings, beliefs, ideas, know that I need to
aspects of my character? concerns? share in my writing?