CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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September 21, 2011
Media Literacy Question of the Day
If you were producing a video aimed at getting students interested in science and technology, what elements would you include?
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Daily Discussion Questions
In what ways was the country of Libya a focus of the United Nations General Assembly meeting yesterday? What do you think was the significance of the flag ceremony? Why do you think a nation might value membership in an international organization like the U.N.?
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After watching the report, how would you describe Afghanistan's terrain? Why do you think that helicopters and planes are so important to military operations there? Why do you think that training Afghan pilots is important for the country's security?
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What do we know about the NASA satellite that is falling to earth? Does NASA know when and where parts of the satellite will land? Explain. Does the falling satellite concern you? Why or why not?
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