ERIC Number: ED374797
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Jun
CNN Newsroom Classroom Guides. June 1-30, 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 June 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) Congressman Dan Rostenkowski, D-Day, cars and Singapore, Rodney King civil trial, off-road wheelchairs, and North Korea (June 1-3); (2) D-Day Germany and World War II, media guide to "A Century of Women," students and writing, World Cup, investments, D-Day, Patrick Kennedy, religion and the workplace, and media guide to "Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight" (June 6-10); (3) the United States and Haiti, interactive movies, Reed Hundt of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), modern Haitian history, welfare reform, Argentinean Antarctica, North Korea, socially correct investing, troubled youth, and gray whales (June 13-17); (4) O. J. Simpson, school bus safety, racism in the United States, Brazil, South Africa, intolerance in Germany, the United States and North Korea, pneumatic tubes for transmitting documents, media guide to "Gettysburg," and France and Rwanda (June 20-24); and (5) Gay Pride, voice activated computer software, White House staff changes, banking practices, World Cup and Haiti, Haitian refugees, girls and video games, tobacco farmers, space tethers, and baseball jargon (June 27-30). (JLB)
Descriptors: Cable Television, Class Activities, Current Events, Discussion (Teaching Technique), Educational Television, Elementary Secondary Education, News Media, Programming (Broadcast), Social Studies
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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.