Archive for October, 2008

Karen’s Mashups-Show 26-Current events and the elections

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

The upcoming U.S. elections provide many opportunities for using audio and video resources to foster meaningful discussions and activities around current issues that are relevant and motivating to students. Many organizations provide podcasts that cover various current events issues, and that content is the focus of this mashup.

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Some of these podcasts are specially designed for classrooms and have a wide variety of teacher materials that accompany the content. There are even news-related podcasts specifically geared for ESL students.

Included in this show are:

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