Applied Communications & Reading Strategies: Tuesday, August 28th, 2012: World Humanitarian Day

DRO: Daily Reading Objective:

Before Reading:

1) What does humanitarian mean?

2) Look up World Humanitarian Day:  Find out 5 pieces of information about this national day of recognition

Article Link: http://www.bet.com/news/global/2012/08/19/bieber-gaga-obama-join-beyonce-for-campaign.html

During Reading:

1) What stars are joining Beyonce to help with World Humanitarian Day?

2) What goal did the stars set?

3) What do they want people to do to celebrate World Humanitarian Day?

After Reading:

Find information on your favorite celebrity and how they are making a difference in the world today.  Describe three things they are doing to better our world.

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9 thoughts on “Applied Communications & Reading Strategies: Tuesday, August 28th, 2012: World Humanitarian Day

  1. 1) humanitarian is a person who cares about people 2) Natural Disasters, conflicts, emergencies and Workers who have been killed or injured while performing duties.

  2. 1) Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and Michelle Obama are giving a helping hand to Beyonce. 2) they help people feel good about them selves on this day.3) they want more people to help out and be supportive.

  3. 1) Humanitarian means A person that seeks To promote Human welfare.
    2.) It’s a day dedicated to those Who honor those who lost there lives in humantarian services.

  4. 1. World Humanitarian Day is a day dedicated to recognize humanitarian personnel and those who have lost their lives working for humanitarian causes. 2. The designation of 19 August as World Humanitarian Day is the outcome of the relentless efforts of the Sérgio Vieira de Mello Foundation [1] and his family working closely with the Ambassadors of France, Switzerland, Japan and Brazil in both Geneva and New York to table and steer the draft Resolution through the General Assembly. The Foundation conveyed its deep gratitude to the United Nations General Assembly and all Member States for the worthy gesture of recognition that has ensured that the tragic loss of Vieira de Mello and his 21 colleagues and all humanitarian personnel who have made the ultimate sacrifices in relieving the suffering of victims of humanitarian crises have not been in vain.

  5. Demetrius white says:
    August 28, 2012 at 7:30 pm
    1. World Humanitarian Day is a day dedicated to recognize humanitarian personnel and those who have lost their lives working for humanitarian causes. 2. The designation of 19 August as World Humanitarian Day is the outcome of the relentless efforts of the Sérgio Vieira de Mello Foundation [1] and his family working closely with the Ambassadors of France, Switzerland, Japan and Brazil in both Geneva and New York to table and steer the draft Resolution through the General Assembly. The Foundation conveyed its deep gratitude to the United Nations General Assembly and all Member States for the worthy gesture of recognition that has ensured that the tragic loss of Vieira de Mello and his 21 colleagues and all humanitarian personnel who have made the ultimate sacrifices in relieving the suffering of victims of humanitarian crises have not been in vain.

  6. 1) humanitan having concern for or helping To improve the welfare and happiness of people. 2) 1 billion share messages of hope. 3) Help the homeless.

  7. 1. Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and Michelle Obama are giving a helping hand to Beyonce. 2. The goal is to share 1 billion messages of hope 3. They wanted people to make sandwiches for the homeless

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