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Headline Geography

Common Core State Standard
RH.CCS.7 Grades 6-12: Students are asked to locate a country or geographical area on a map, connecting information with a specific location. Then, students answer a series of quiz questions based on a current news event happening in that location. Students must combine their prior knowledge with information presented in the question to determine the correct answers.

This weeks lesson:
Ebola wipes out Christmas in Sierra Leone
-- 12/15/2014

Question 1 of 5

Q: Sierra Leone has banned public celebrations over Christmas and the New Year, because of the Ebola crisis. Where is the small West African nation of Sierra Leone?

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