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Current Events - English Template, Intermediate Mid
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Students will discuss current events, world and local news, as well as dangerous weather and climates. In this activity, students will learn to talk about current events and describe an event in (target language), acting as a television news reporter.

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Arts and Humanities
Languages
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Date Added:
11/14/2019
EconGuy Videos: Broken Window Fallacy
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When something is destroyed, does that actually help the economy by creating construction jobs? Do disasters like fires, floods, earthquakes, tornados, or tsunamis actually stimulate job growth? Only if people were planning to light their money on fire before having to spend it on reconstruction! This is what economists call the Broken Window Fallacy.

Subject:
Economics
Social Science
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
Saint Michael's College
Provider Set:
EconGuy Videos
Author:
Patrick Walsh
Date Added:
11/29/2013
Emergency Evacuation of Special Needs Students From a School Bus
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This lesson includes procedures ensuring the full participation of students and staff with special needs and disabilities through the planning and implementation of preparedness, response and recovery strategies as part of the overall management of school bus emergencies and disasters with special needs students.Students with special needs are those who cannot comfortably or safely access and use the standard resources offered in disaster preparedness, relief and recovery, whether their disability is chronic or temporary.

Subject:
Special Education
Material Type:
Lesson
Textbook
Author:
Audrey Rex
Date Added:
11/16/2021
Hurricane Risk for New Orleans
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This transcribed article from American Radio Works discusses the hurricane risk in New Orleans. The 2002 article talks about how deep flood waters would be in a Category Five hurricane and the likelihood that such a storm would hit. Users may also listen to the article using Real Player audio program.

Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
American Public Media
Provider Set:
American RadioWorks
Author:
Daniel ZwerdlingAmerican Public Media
Date Added:
11/14/2006
An Introduction to Global Health - Injuries and Disaster (7:55)
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In the past 100 years deaths from natural disasters have decreased by more than half, despite a more than 4-fold population growth during the same time. What is it that we have learnt?
Get transcript for video here: https://www.oercommons.org/courseware/module/58789/overview

Subject:
Applied Science
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Material Type:
Lecture
Provider:
Karolinska Institutet
Provider Set:
An Introduction to Global health
Author:
Professor Johan von Schreeb
Date Added:
10/14/2015
An Introduction to Global Health: Transcripts for videos from Karolinska Institutet
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Downloadable transcripts for the videos from Karolinska Institutet, from the course "An Introduction to Global Health".The course is originally published at EdX. 

Subject:
Health, Medicine and Nursing
Material Type:
Module
Author:
Maria Minard
Helena Nordenstedt
Date Added:
10/15/2019
Las noticias by Pam Uriarte
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Students warm-up with 2 videos that we interpret and discuss as a class. Students then read a news article (A reads a different article then B) and identify the most important information from the article. A and B partner to talk about what they read and ask/answer questions about the others' article. Students then record a short, live report on the article they read.

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Languages
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson Plan
Author:
The Pathways Project At Boise State
Date Added:
07/27/2023
Spanish Level 4, Activity 12: Condiciones del mundo/Current Events (Face-To-Face)
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Students will discuss current events, world and local news, as well as dangerous weather and climates. In this activity, students will learn to talk about current events and describe an event in Spanish, acting as a television news reporter.

Subject:
Arts and Humanities
Languages
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Date Added:
04/30/2019