Common Core Standards Addressed:
RI.8.2 Determine the central idea of (an informational) text, include its relationship to supporting ideas; provide an objective summary
W.8.7- Conduct short research projects to answer a question, drawing on several sources and generating additional related, focused questions that allow for multiple avenues of exploration.
WHST.6-8.6: Use technology to produce and present writing
W.8.2- Write informative texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information
RH.6-8.7 Integration of knowledge and ideas.