Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
This Week's lesson:
France drops fuel tax hike amid 'yellow vest' protests
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Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.
This week's word in the news: ENSEMBLE
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
It was a Sunday afternoon at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, and the local chamber music ensemble Mistral was in the middle of a concert titled “The Walk to the Paradise Garden.”
The Boston Globe -- 12/10/2018
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