Current Event Topics
According to Merriam Webster a current event is defined as a: ": contemporary developments in local, national, or world affairs; also : the organized study of such developments."
"Current Events." Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster, n.d. Web. 31 Oct. 2013. <http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/current events>.
Persuasion by the Media
It is our perception of the information presented that guides or understanding of the topic. In an effort to be better informed, people must go to trusted sources to get an unbiased accounting of the facts.
Gifford, Clive. Media & Communications. New York: Dorling Kindersley, 2000. Print.
Books in Print Form
- Select your search technique (keyword or author are most common)
- Type in the search term, keep in mind you may get different results when making the term plural
- If searching by author use the following format: Last Name, First Name
- Once you have gathered a list of search results begin analyzing them
- You can click on the title to open a new page with detailed information including a summary, category of book (fiction, nonfiction, biography, e-book, or audio book), the call number, and its availability
- Locate a resource and use the call number to find the book on the shelf
Books in Electronic Format
Click here for the Frisco ISD ebook listing (limited to two checkouts with a limited number of copies)
- Log in using your student ID number
- Place book in your cart
- Download Overdrive to computer or the Overdrive App to your device
- Download the correct book for your device
Possible Current Event Topics
- Death Penalty
- Criminal Profiling
- Natural Disasters
- Home Schooling
- Police Brutality
- Gun Control
- Teen Violence
- School Violence
- Teen Motherhood
- Single Parents
- Animal Rights
- Free Speech
- Medical Ethics
- Genetic Engineering
- Sexual Harassment
- Child Labor
- Natural Resources
- Mental Health
- Equal Rights
- Civil Rights
Your CMS source Librarian
All images used on this flyer are from the public domain.
"Welcome to Public Domain Pictures." Public Domain Pictures. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Sept. 2013.