Each 9 weeks  you will review 3 articles from a reputable scientific journal, newspaper, or website using a Google Group set up for this class. The article must be dated within the last year must pertain to environmental science issues After reading your article complete a response that includes the following:

 A. Identify the theme(s) that the chosen article adresses

  • Climate system
  • Biodiversity
  • Sustainable use of natural resources
  • Earth system science
  • Natural hazards
  • Environment, pollution and human health
  • Emerging Technologies

 B. SUMMARY Without copying from the article briefly describe what the article is about. You should use your own words. Please do not plagiarize. Plagiarism is the act of copying someone else's work and passing it off as your own

C. REACTION This paragraph should tell us what you thought about the article. You may want to answer these questions in your reaction: - Why did you choose this article? - How did this article affect you? - What would you do if you were in this situation? - How would you have handled it? - Why did I like or dislike the article? - Who could benefit from reading this article? - Do you think this article is an important topic for kids your age? Why or why not?

D. BIBLIOGRAPHY (i.e. Title, author, source info) Use Citationmachine to help you create an accurate bibliography in MLA format.

Example ScrAPESbook post

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