Man wins lottery twice in a day

An American man has won the lottery twice in one day. How lucky is that!

The Colorado man, known as Joe B, has been playing the same numbers for 30 years.

Colorado Lottery announced that ‘Joe B’ was the winner of two $1 million Powerball prizes in Pueblo on March 25.  

Joe played one game with his own numbers, and also purchased another extra ticket.

Joe B was pictured holding large versions of his checks to partially conceal his face as he posed for a picture at the drive-thru.

When asked what he and his wife plan to spend the money on, he said, “the Boss has plans for it”.

1. Who is the main person or group of people in this news article?

2. What was the key event from the news article?

3. Where did this event take place?

4. When did this event take place?

1. Find a quote from the main person in this news article?

2. In your own words describe what happened in this news article.

3. Find out where this event took place and include some information about this place.

4. Tell us when this event happened and explain what might happen in the future.

5. Explain in your own words why this event took place.

Current Events Web
Find the Who, What, Where, When, How and Why in the article to complete this worksheet.

I Think Because
Share what you think about the article and explain why.

My Questions
Write a question map about questions that you have after reading the article.

News Review
Give the news article you have read a review

Write what you KNOW about the topic in the article, what you would LIKE to find out and then what you have LEARNT.

Newspaper Bingo
Play newspaper bingo. Find a number of different articles to complete the grid.

Questions and Answers
Write a set of questions and then their answers after reading the article.

The Big Idea
Find the big idea by highlighting the 5 W’s and 1 H. then select 25 of key words associated with the article.

Word Investigation
Vocabulary exercise where students find key words within the article.

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments



Would love your thoughts, please comment.x