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eLibrary: Login

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Student Demonstrations in Tiananmen Square

Student Demonstrations in Tiananmen Square | School Mrs. Brock | Scoop.it
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P = What PLA did

S = reponse by student protesters

 

In text citation: (Smith)

 

P---armored trucks crushed people

 

P--- PLA soldiers with AK47s "marched into Tiananmen Square" 

 

S-- students threw anything they could find--stones, bottles, etc.

 

P---PLA soldiers shot demonstrators 

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Tiananmen Square: "Great Firewall" all but hides the 24th anniversary of China massacre

Tiananmen Square: "Great Firewall" all but hides the 24th anniversary of China massacre | School Mrs. Brock | Scoop.it
24 years after massacre of protesters in Beijing, and in spite of Chinese finding their voices online, the "Great Firewall" stands tall
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P= what PLA did

S = response by student protesters

 

in-text citation--(Doane)

 

P-- "Chinesetroops massacred unarmed civilians…cutting a bloody swath through Beijing" 

 

P--attacked in middle of night--June 4, 1989 at 12:30 am

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P = what PLA did

S = response by student protesters

? = questions or confusing part

* = important

Voc = words I don't know

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tools of Engagement - Involving Students in Their Own Learning

Tools of Engagement - Involving Students in Their Own Learning | School Mrs. Brock | Scoop.it
While technology in and of itself does not guarantee student engagement, the right tool used the right way in the classroom does.

 

Learn more:

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Engage-ME%21

 


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While technology in and of itself does not guarantee student engagement, the right tool used the right way in the classroom does.



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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Engage-ME%21



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Concussions: What you should know

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Nightmare of a necrocracy that refuses to die ; While other regimes fall, a nuclear North Korea survives with unrelenting tyranny [Eire Region] Series: News; Opinion, Columns

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NORTH KOREA

 

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Tiananmen Square massacre takes place — History.com This Day in History — 6/4/1989

Tiananmen Square massacre takes place — History.com This Day in History — 6/4/1989 | School Mrs. Brock | Scoop.it
Chinese troops storm through Tiananmen Square in the center of Beijing, killing and arresting thousands of pro-democracy protesters.
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P = what PLA did

S = response by student protesters

? = questions or confusing part

* = important

Voc = words I don't know

 

 in-text citation: (Tiananmen) 

 

P---PLA troops in personnel carriers moved into Tiananmen Square 

 

S---student threw Molotov cocktails, which caught vehicles on fire

 

S--students helped soldiers out of burning tank

 

Voc: sanctions--a threatened penalty for disobeying a law or rule

 

 

?  Who is Desmond Tutu?

 

 

 

 

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Dozens Of School Children Killed In Taliban Attack

Dozens Of School Children Killed In Taliban Attack | School Mrs. Brock | Scoop.it
At least 141 people were killed and 121 injured Tuesday when Taliban gunmen attacked a military-run school in Peshawar, Pakistan. 132 of the dead were children, Pakistan military spokesman Asim Bajwa said.

Bajwa announced that the siege had ended,...
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? questions

* important

voc words I don't know

Cel 

Who Who celebrate

How how they celebrate

 

 

 

E 141 schoolchidren killed

 

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Are Polar Bears Really Disappearing?

Are Polar Bears Really Disappearing? | School Mrs. Brock | Scoop.it
Some say they're on the edge of extinction—but locals see a very different reality on the ground, writes Zac Unger.
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? questions

* important

voc words I don't know

Cel 

Who Who celebrate

How how they celebrate

 

? Why do poloar bears only live in Alaska?

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Word roots: The web's largest root words and prefix directory

Word roots: The web's largest root words and prefix directory | School Mrs. Brock | Scoop.it
Root words help you understand words. They will also help you make sense of the often confusing English spelling conventions. Free tutoring! Practice word lists for each word root.
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High school athletes found more vulnerable to concussions

High school athletes found more vulnerable to concussions | School Mrs. Brock | Scoop.it
High school athletes are more at risk of concussions than their collegiate counterparts, a study finds.
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(Syria) The Ongoing Crisis is in Syria (good background)

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(good background info)

 

 

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