In Class - Turn in signed syllabus. Discuss Question of the Week (see below). Hand out articles on health care and watch a short video on the debate over universal health care. Read articles in class and prepare ten questions you have regarding this topic.
Homework - Current event: Topic for this week - Health Care. Also, bring ten questions that you have regarding the issue of health care reform.
QUESTION OF THE WEEK: DUE BY FRIDAY, AUGUST 21 BY 11:59 PM. ALL RESPONSES MUST BE A MINIMUM OF TEN SENTENCES. PUT SOME THOUGHT INTO THIS AND BACK UP YOUR OPINIONS WITH STRONG ARGUMENTS.
Even though there has been some serious debate over health care for the past month, do you believe that this is the most critical issue at the present moment? If not, what issue do you think our government should put most of their time and effort into addressing?
Web Sites to Check Out: http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2009/08/11/dcl.blogger.bunch.town.halls.cnn