Crisis in Nairobi

23 Sep


GRADE 7-9 Social Studies Students: Have you been listening or watching the news over the last three days? There was a horrible shooting in a mall in the capital of Kenya over the weekend and its reported that 22 people have been killed. Sadly, there are still people being held hostage in the mall.  Find out more about this story on your own and post a comment or a question for us to discuss in class tomorrow.  Think about asking a powerful question.


3 Responses to “Crisis in Nairobi”

  1. madeline September 24, 2013 at 5:03 am #

    why is it that some countries that are so rich in culture are so aggressive?

  2. Myron September 24, 2013 at 6:20 pm #

    What motivated the shooters to shoot so many people? If they are trying to spread a religion wouldn’t it be easier to try and convert people?

  3. Josh September 24, 2013 at 6:21 pm #

    Could this attack be linked to the Israeli business man who owns this shopping mall?

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