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KET's weekly current events program for grades 4-8
With host Missy Johnston
November 21, 2013

* Remembering JFK – 50 Years Later
Biography President John F. Kennedy
John F. Kennedy from Bio4Kids - Biography.com
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Order of Presidential Succession from About.com – American History

* One World Trade Center Tops U.S. List
One World Trade Center About the Building
Chicago's Willis Tower More Than Meets the Skyline
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Burj Khalifa World’s Tallest Building

* Phlippines Recovering Following Typhoon Haiyan
Seven Days of Tragedy from TIME
Hurricane Facts for Kids from ScienceKids.co.nz
Philippines from National Geographic Kids

* Italy’s Mount Etna Erupts
Mount Etna from the BBC
Volcanoes from Weather Wiz Kids
Italia Italy’s Official Tourism Website

* Discover a Super Seed - Quinoa
Quinoa Corporation Official Website
What is quinoa? from WiseGEEK.org
Colombia from the CIA World Factbook

* Archaeologists Explore Tomb of Ancient Physician
Tomb of Ancient Egyptian Physician Discovered from National Geographic
4000-Year-Old Tomb of Doctor to the Pharoahs Discovered from The Huffington Post
Egypt from the CIA World Factbook

* Paleontologists Recreate Giant Platypus
Giant Platypus Found from National Geographic
Ancient Platypus was Big and Bitey from The Australian
The Platypus from KidCyber.com

* Sue the T. Rex Gets a Bath
A T. rex Named Sue from Chicago’s Field Museum
When T. rex Sue was Found from U.S. Kids
Tyrannosaurus Rex Facts from ScienceKids.co.nz
Dino Expert Sue Hendrickson…Sue’s Discovery from Scholastic.com

* FYI: Aurora Borealis
Aurora Borealis from State of Alaska’s Kids’ Corner
A Heavenly Show! from KidsAstronomy.com
Weather Optical Illusions from WeatherWizKids.com

* Kentucky’s Bourbon Red Turkeys
Bourbon Red Turkeys Kentucky Life, KET
Why do we eat turkey for Thanksgiving? One Theory from CoolQuiz.com

* Fast Facts: Our Body of Bones
Your Bones from KidsHealth.org
November 21, 2013
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