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Rio Ready to Roar

Grades:

8 |

Subject:

world |

Date:

October 05, 2009

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This would be a great video to use as a lead in to discussions over government, economics, business or current events. This newsy video tells how Rio de Janeiro won the bid to host Olympics 2016. U.S. media are debating if Brazil’s iconic city is up for the task.