CNN Student News and BrainPop Gaming
CNN Student News and Current Event Mapping As we watch CNN Student News today, identify one or two news stories that you can pinpoint geographically and place on the Current Event layer of your Social Studies World Map via Google Maps.
Paris, France; Kathmandu, Nepal; Turkey; Syria; the French Alps; Cuba; Iran; and Great Britain were all featured in today's segment. After pinning at least one of these places on your map, consider the most important question: What happened here? You should include a title for the event, the date(s) the event took place, a brief summary of what happened, and include an appropriate photo or video.
Taking Care of Business Time Today is the last day of your 2nd quarter of middle school! It's the last the day to turn in missing or incomplete assignments. It's the last day to take A.R. tests and earn points towards your reading goal. It's the last day to do whatever needs to be done to get your grades up.
Computer Game Reward Time If you all of your assignments and your grades are in good standing, you should be celebrated and rewarded. Congratulations! You have earned 'Computer Game Reward Time'. Head on over to BrainPop and choose from the assortment of high-interest educational games, including those featured below. Or if you choose you may continue to working on Google mapping.