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KET's News Quiz
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KET's weekly current events program for grades 4-8
With host Missy Johnston
November 15, 2012

* China’s Congress Convenes with New Leadership
How China’s National People’s Congress is Elected from
China’s National Congress Comes to a Close from The New York Times
China from National Geographic for Kids
How China is Ruled from BBC News: Asia

* Record Number of Congress-Women Heading to D.C. in 2013
Congress for Kids Legislative Branch
Legislative Branch Ben’s Guide to the U.S. Government for Kids
Record Number of Women Elected to U.S. Congress from

* President to Make Historic Pre-Thanksgiving Asian Tour
Association of Southeast Asian Nations Official Website
President to Visit Burma from USA Today
Myanmar (Burma) from National Geographic

* Hyacinth Taking Over Kenya’s Lake Victoria
The Challenge from
Save the Lakes of the World Kenya’s Lake Victoria
Background Note: Kenya from the U.S. Department of State

* Methane on Mars
What is methane gas? from Science News for Kids
Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity
Mars for Kids from

* Cardio Kool Kids Aiming to Help Kids Get Healthy
Cardio Kool Kids Official Website

* Solar-Powered Trees in Singapore
Singapore’s Super-Trees from
Gardens by the Bay Singapore
Singapore from the CIA World Factbook

* Ping-Pong Playing Robot on Display
Could This Robot Beat You at Ping Pong? from
Chinese Researchers Create Ping-Pong Playing Robots from 2011

* Earth Trek: Drakensberg, South Africa
South Africa Kwazulu-Natal
South Africa Discover Our Drakensberg
South Africa from the CIA World Factbook

* Taronga Conservation Society, Australia
Taronga Conservation Society Home Page
About Australia from
November 15, 2012

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