Why We Care about Faraway Events
What is it? How it is driven by technology? And how does it impact everyday life? With a lively format, the book includes activities that encourage the development of such skills as investigating evidence, making deductions, comparing and contrasting, and applying critical analysis to a variety of media. Also included are links to online primary sources designed to spark curiosity and motivate independent exploration of what it means to live in an interconnected world.
Reading level: grades 7–9. Interest level: grades 7–12.