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Lesson Plan: Three Little Pigs: 5 W’s Reading Comprehension

Jennifer Fanucchi, Learning Objectives After completing this lesson, students will be able to answer the 5W questions relating to the story, The Three Little Pigs. Lesson Introduction (5 minutes) Start this lesson by explaining to your class that a story answers five basic questions, also known as the 5 W’s: who, what, when, where, and

Sanders, Trump win W. Virginia, Trump also takes Nebraska

  Fox News projects that Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will defeat Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton on Tuesday in the party’s West Virginia presidential primary, based on exit polls and early vote tallies. Fox projected earlier that Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump would win the state’s GOP primary. The polls closed at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

Pres. Obama delivers statement on Syria Watch Live

Syria Pitch to Public an Uphill Climb President Obama will deliver a statement at 1:15 p.m. Saturday on Syria. A White House official says the president’s remarks will not be about an imminent military operation in Syria, but will be an update to the public about his decisions on how to proceed. ORIGINAL STORY

Chris Matthews Picks a Fight with GOP Delegates

The day following the end of the GOP Convention, Chris Matthews decided it would be a good idea to get into an argument with some convention delegates at a Tampa restaurant. Apparently, as the MSNBC host was leaving the restaurant he heard some hecklers from inside and just couldn’t let it go. He decided to

Scott Walker: Obama’s broken promises

The reviews of Rep. Paul Ryan’s acceptance speech for the Republican vice presidential nomination are in, and it’s being cited as a success. Is there any wonder that the Obama campaign staffers and surrogates are in full-blown damage control mode, screaming that Paul was unfair in some of his criticisms of President Barack Obama? You’ve

Iraq vet arrested on terrorism charges after jogging with training rifle


  A US veteran is facing charges of terrorism after being arrested for trying to get some exercise. That’s William Alemar’s story, at least, who was detained this week after jogging in full military fatigues in public while carrying a training rifle. Authorities have charged 23-year-old Army National Guardsman and Iraq war veteran William Everett

Supporters Fear Facebook Marine Being ‘Disappeared’

Supporters of Brandon Raub – the man kidnapped by police and committed to a mental institution for his political posts on Facebook – fear the former Marine is being ‘disappeared’ by authorities after he was forcibly transferred to a psychiatric facility more than three hours away from his family and legal team. Raub, a former