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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:
Easter Island leader says Moai statue might be better left in British Museum
-- 12/17/2018

Question 1 of 5

Q: The mayor of the Chile’s Easter Island territory said last week that the British Museum might be a better home for a massive native statue taken by British seamen 150 years ago. The remote island is more than 2,000 miles from Chile’s mainland. Where is Chile?

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