Guiding Thought Question: Which News source(s) do you use to get information about politics? What are the advantages and disadvantages of using that news source?
Today's Learning Objective: Students will be able to describe the role that the news plays in the political environment in informing citizens and as a political tool for selling policy and campaigning. Students will engage in discussion and notes about the topic and then examine bias in the major news networks. The information students learn will be used to answer thought questions in the day's assignment and