Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The attacks of September 11, 2001

  The person manly responsible for the attacks was Osama bin Laden. He was a leader of a terrorist group called Al Qaeda. The group's headquarters was a rustic hideout in the country of Afghanistan . After ten-year manhunt, bin Laden was discovered living in Pakistan. On May 2, 2011, Osama bin Laden was killed by SEAL Team 6, a special operations unit of the United States military.
  The days after the attacks George w. Bush demanded that Afghanistan's government, run by a group called the Taliban, capture bin Laden and hand him the United States, but they refused. Read I survived the attacks of September 11, 2001.


Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The Nazi invasion, 1944

  Germany was sad and scary place in the 1930s, and the country had lost the world war 1 (a war they started , by the way ). Many Germans felt humiliated of binge defeated in the weld war 1, and also life was very tough. A large number of Germans were poor and desperate. But in 1945 in May 7 Germany surrenders, and in 1945 September 2 Japan surrenders. World war 2 officially ends. So the Allied forces wan the world war 2. Read I survived The Nazi invasion 1944.


Sunday, March 5, 2017

The bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941

   Today, the country of Japan is one of America's closest friends in the world . But in the 1930's,the relationship between the two countries was tense. At December 7th, 1941 America declared war in Japan. Millions of Americans rushed to join the military.

  Our enemy was not only Japan, but Germany too. Those countries had made a secret agreement to fight together. America joined forces with England and France, which had been fighting against Germany since 1939 and it joined forces with Russia, but in the mean time the Americans wan the war🏴. Read I survived The bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941 to hear the story.


Saturday, March 4, 2017

The singking of the Titanic

  In 1912 on Monday, April 15, at 2:00 a.m. the Titanic sank, and it cared 2,229 people on board 1,316  passengers and 913 crew. Survivors included 498 passengers and 215 members of the crew, and when it sank at least 1,517 people didn't survive the sinking of the Titanic. Read The sinking of the Titanic, 1912 to hear the story.


Wednesday, March 1, 2017

What a scary fair!

  Q. What is a spook's favorite carnival ride?
  A. The roller goster.

  Q. Where did the vampire learn to read?
  A. At Ghoul school.

  Q. What is a monster's favorite snack?
  A. An "i-scream" sandwich.

  Q. What is a ghost's favorite kind of pie?
  A. A Boo-berry pie. 

  Justin Dos Santos