Handout: Newspaper Challenge

Answer the following questions in paragraph form using the article you selected on a modern Aboriginal issue.



  1. What issue does this article report?
  2. Who is affected by this issue?
  3. Does the article identify the harm or benefit of the issue? What is the main message of the article?
  4. Does the article present one point of view, or several? Can you think of other points of view that were not mentioned?
  5. Who did the reporter/writer interview to get the information in the article?
  6. What do you think about the issue in this article? Did you know about it before you read this article?
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