ERIC Number: ED468920
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
CNN Newsroom Classroom Guides, June 2002.
Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA.; Turner Educational Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA.
These classroom guides, designed to accompany the daily CNN (Cable News Network) Newsroom broadcasts for the month of June 2002, provide program rundowns, suggestions for class activities and discussion, student handouts, and a list of related news terms. Major topics covered include: the Kashmir conflict; the Pakistan and the Kazahkstan Summit; President Bush on the threat of terrorism; the wildfires in Colorado; the U.S. team in the World Cup quarterfinals; the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on mass smallpox vaccination; President Bush's new Middle East policy; the threat to WorldCom's European business dealings; and the Pledge of Allegiance as unconstitutional federal court ruling. (AEF)
Descriptors: Cable Television, Class Activities, Current Events, Discussion, Educational Television, Elementary Secondary Education, Programming (Broadcast), Social Studies, Teaching Guides, World Affairs
Turner Educational Services, 33 S. Delaware Avenue, Yardley, PA 19067 (specify date; videotapes of broadcasts, $24.95 per episode). Tel: 800-344-6219 (Toll Free); Fax: 215-579-8589. For full text: http://learning.turner.com/newsroom/archive.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA.; Turner Educational Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA.