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:
Ethiopia conflict spills over its border
-- 11/16/2020

Question 1 of 5

Q: Fighting between Ethiopia’s central government and the rebellious Tigray region has spilled over the nation’s border last week when rebel forces fired missiles at a city in Eritrea. Where is Ethiopia on the Horn of Africa?

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