Jan 10, 2011

Interactive Timeline of Political Shootings in the US - Wall Street Journal, related resources on-line

Interactive Graphic (Timeline)
Political Targets
"Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is not the first member of Congress to be attacked while in office.  Take a look back at some prominent political shootings involving members of Congress".  Wall Street Journal Research

Shooting Puts Focus on Gun Laws
Brent Kendall, Wall Street Journal, 1/10/11

On the Scene in Tucson
"In the wake of the shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, an Arizona Democrat, and a number of bystanders Saturday, police investigators began to piece togehter clues while friends and onlookers mourned."
Wall Street Journal, 1/10/11
(Pictures were taken by photographers from various news media organizations.)
Victims in Giffords Shooting
"Six people died in the shooting that left Rep. Gabrielle Giffords critically injured.  Learn more about Judge John Roll, Christina Taylor Green, Phyllis Schneck, Dorwan Stoddard, Gabriel Zimmerman and Dorothy Morris."
Wall Street Journal, 1/10/11


Blog Post
Ways to Teach About the Arizona Shootings (Includes lesson plans, if you are a teacher!)
The Learning Network: Teaching & Learning With The New York Times
Sarah Kavanagh and Holly Epstein Ojalvo,  1/9/11

Blog Post
The Best Resources For Teaching About The Arizona Shooting
Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day...For Teaching ELL, ESL, & EFL

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