To assist student in seeing the relationship between source documents and how to interpret information, students will collect examples of source documents. Once items are collect students will journalize the source documents. Students will also need to find recent news articles and write a summary of the articles read.
Working collaboratively students pick a company to research to learn more about the history and success of the organization. The group needs to find the following pieces of information:
Company NameList of Products ProducedCompany HistoryCompany Future Outlook/Current Company NewsProduct AdvertisementsProfit/Loss Information (listed and compared to another company)CEO and Other Important Figures ListedCurrent Stock Price (graph)Five Other Pieces of Pertinent Information