Richard Byrne “Free technology for teachers” reminded me that CNN student news is a great place to learn about recent news. I have copied his text about the news on the 15th of March and the video is below. You might want to use the discussion questions before or after watching the clip. CNN Student News offers those here.
The ten minute episode provides a jargon-free explanation of the cause of the tsunami, the effects of the earthquake and tsunami, and the concerns regarding Japan’s nuclear energy facilities
Watch the video below.
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