You will be directed to the following web links to answer questions about poverty in the USA.
Watch this video to understand the social issue of hunger in the United States. The social issues of poverty and hunger go hand in hand.
Click on the link below to obtain information .
. type in www.upfrontmagazine.com
2. click student sign in
3. code wiserain905
4. Click on Archives and then click on issues
5. Feb. 3, 2014 "Does this chicken deserve a raise"?
6. answer the questions on your worksheet
After click on the link in the box Maps of State Minimum Wages
Sociological Imagination helps us as members of society to understand to fuller understand the social events and issues that surround us. As we enter into the holiday season think of those who are less fortunate. What is it like to live in the shoes of someone who is facing poverty. In this simulation you will experience the overwheleming pressures and choices that people have to make living in poverty.
CLICK ON THE LINK TO FIND OUT INFORMATION ABOUT CHILDREN WHO ARE HOMELESS IN AMERICA THEN :
Median Household Income
Median Household Income by Race
Looking at the Poverty Rate
Hardships and Poverty
Watch this video
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When you are done reading the article come and get the questions. Yes I want you to read the article as oppose to skimming it.
Don't finish in class it is homework and due tomorrow