Headlines Woven into a Snapshot of Our World

This might be a useful writing assignment to give students.  Have them use three or four headlines and weave them into a coherent story that conveys something about the current state of our world.  Recent examples from the news…

Mystery of 56 Sheep Found Wandering Around a Village Where No One has Come Forward to Claim Them

Monstrous Whirlpool Appears in Latvian River Sucking Everything in its Path into a Watery Vortex 

Women to Blame for Earthquakes, Says Iran Cleric

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5 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. sherylmcdougald
    May 02, 2013 @ 17:18:16

    Hey! Thats where my sheep went!! I saw them go down the Whirlpool after I caused the Earthquake!
    xo

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  2. Sharla Sava
    May 04, 2013 @ 13:49:53

    Hey Sandra! Can you write a post about what’s going on with the cuts at Cap? I’d love to hear what you think – I’m on the east coast and the rumors are vague and worrying….Sharla

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