ERIC Number: ED374794
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
CNN Newsroom Classroom Guides. March 14-31, 1994.
Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA.; Turner Educational Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA.
These classroom guides for the daily CNN (Cable News Network) Newsroom broadcasts for the month of March provide program rundowns, suggestions for class activities and discussion, student handouts, and a list of related news terms. Topics covered by the guides include: (1) Bophuthatswana, Best Quest, language immersion, Bosnia diaries, Nepal, Japanese bowling, sport terminology, South Africa, education in Nicaragua, rent-to-own, peace in the Middle East, sign language and gorillas, Space Shuttle Columbia, careers, and monks and music (March 14-18); (2) Bosnia, Junior Achievement in Gambia, careers, satellites, empty churches in Britain, information superhighway, Italian elections, business ownership, assassination of Mexican presidential candidate, lake simulator, resurgence of poetry, and employment interviews (March 21-25); (3) smoking, AnimAction, endangered orangutans, telecommuting, violence in South Africa, women in Russia, children's soccer, unemployment in France, Bosnia, Whitewater investigation, female weightlifting, and weather (March 28-31). (JLB)
Descriptors: Cable Television, Class Activities, Current Events, Discussion (Teaching Technique), Educational Television, Elementary Secondary Education, News Media, Programming (Broadcast), Social Studies
Available electronically through gopher at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA.; Turner Educational Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA.