Twitter & Free Speech


1. What do you know about the First Amendment?

2. Do you think freedom of speech is an important right? Why or why not?

3. How might Elon Musk taking over Twitter affect the platform and social media in general?


Students will be able to use the close reading strategy Important vs. Interesting to analyze the news article “Twitter & Free Speech” in order to determine the significance of freedom of speech.

Lesson Grades 3-5

Lesson Grades 6-8