ERIC Number: ED374795
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
CNN Newsroom Classroom Guides. April 1-29, 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 April 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) peace in the Middle East, Tom Bradley, and minority superheroes (April 1); (2) peace in the Middle East, baseball, cyberpunk rockers on Internet, Mexican presidential candidate assassination investigation, Philippine's auto makers, U.S. Supreme Court, sweet tooth gene, violence in the Middle East, Rwanda, Burundi, and fashion (April 4-8); (3) NATO attack in Bosnia, living with AIDS, computer security, hacking, Germans in Transylvania, human migration, South African elections, Venezuelan oil, violence in Rwanda, crop viruses, and directions (April 1-15); (4) space shuttle Endeavour, safe cars, Gorazde, South African elections, golf collectibles, Clinton and Bosnia, human evolution, Okefenokee Swamp, and Frances Jansen (April 18-22); and (5) South African elections and death and funeral of Richard M. Nixon (April 25-29). (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.