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4th 6 weeks extra credit
4th 6 Weeks Extra Credit

  • article name

  • date published

  • newspaper

  • writer

  • level of government

  • short summary

Extra credit procedures
Extra Credit Procedures

Level of government:



Total of 5 articles

3 articles over United States national government

2 article over Texas state government, Taylor County or Abilene local government

Each individual article must be attached to its information page. You will turn in 5 articles and 5 information pages.

Extra credit procedures1
Extra Credit Procedures

Articles must come from a published newspaper. NO ARTICLES FROM THE INTERNET OR MAGAZINES WILL BE ACCEPTED.

If you don’t have access to a newspaper at home, the school library subscribes to the Abilene Reporter News and USA Today. Multiple copies are available for you to use. You just need to ask one of the librarians.

Articles should be no more than two weeks old.

Extra credit procedures2
Extra Credit Procedures

Due before the tardy bell on Monday, January 18 for 5 pointsadded to your final 4thsix weeks average

It must be given to me before the tardy bell—not turned in to the tray.

The assignment may be either hand written or typed. But regardless of how it is done,information labels must be provided. No labels, no credit.

Extra credit procedures3
Extra Credit Procedures

With each passing week the point value of the extra credit decreases by one point. Extra credit is worth 4 points until the tardy bell on January 25. After the tardy bell on 1-25 the point value decreases and is then only worth 3 points until the tardy bell on February 1. It is worth no points after 2-1.

Extra credit may be turned in at any time before the due date for its current value. If you want to check with me before turning it in to make sure you’ve done it correctly, please do.

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4th 6 Weeks Extra Credit

  • article name--”Bush Wants to Redeploy Overseas US Troops”

  • date published--August 17, 2004

  • newspaper--Abilene Reporter News

  • writer--Jim Bebbington

  • level of government--national

  • short summary--President Bush recently proposed redeploying up to 70,000 members of the military from overseas bases to the United States. The move would save money and keep service men and women closer to their families. In this speech at the VFW annual convention, President Bush also addressed how his administration has helped veterans through increased funding of the Veterans Administration. He additionally used the occasion to defend the war in Iraq.