Helping Students Deal with News from Japan
We are all overwhelmed by what we see in the news. For many of our students, taking the time to help them better understand those images and where they originate is another step toward visual and media literacy.
Images can be frightening and unsettling—on that we can all agree. For your students here are some questions that might help get a discussion started and ease some of their concerns.
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CNN Student News coverage of the 2011 Japan Earthquake
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On Friday, March 11, 2011 an 8.9 magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunami devastated parts of northern Japan. Reports indicate that over 10,000 people have lost their lives. Millions of people have been affected by the disaster.
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Programs & resources to learn more & generate discussion about the earthquakes & tsunami in Japan.