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CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

updated 5:23 PM EDT, Sun April 29, 2012
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(CNN Student News) -- April 30, 2012

Media Literacy Question of the Day

If you were interviewing a student about what it's like to have a parent serving in the military, what questions would you ask? Why?

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Daily Discussion Questions

According to the report, what disagreements exist between Sudan and South Sudan? What actions have these nations taken because of these disagreements? What could these two countries do to resolve their conflict? Do you think that other countries should get involved in this situation? Why or why not?

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How are people raising money to help victims of last year's tornado in Tuscaloosa, Alabama? What do residents say about the rebuilding of the town? What do you think that people whose houses were destroyed by storms consider before deciding whether to rebuild or move? What needs might people who stay have one year after a storm? How might these needs differ from what they needed immediately after the storm?

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Who is Erika Booth? Why do you think she was chosen as the Marine Corps Child of the Year? What challenges does Booth say she faces as the child of a member of the U.S. Armed Forces? How does she address these challenges? What do you think other students can learn from those whose parents serve in the military?

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