5th Grade Newsletters
Should chimpanzees be used for medical testing to better human health?
After reading the article from The Week: “Should We Limit Medical Testing on Chimps?” Time For Kids: “The Golden Years” by Glenn Greenberg, and watching the video Chimpanzee Testing: The Beginning of the End, you are to write a five paragraph persuasive writing piece on whether or not you believe animal testing on chimpanzees should be continued or ended. You must back up your opinion with specific facts form the three pieces listed above.
Attached you will find the two articles, the address to view the video again, rubric for paper, graphic organizers, and writing guides to assist in this process.
Chimpanzee Testing: The Beginning of the End (video) 12 minutes long
The completed graphic organizers are due on: this is due Tuesday, November 12th
Rough draft is due on _____________________________
Proofread by parents due by ________________________________
Final copy written in cursive due by ______________________________
I have read and understand the assignment.
Student Signature: this was due Tuesday, November 5th
Parent Signature: this was due Tuesday, November 5th
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Ms. Henderson's 5th Grade
San Juan Unified School District
Del Dayo Elementary
1301 McClaren Drive