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                                                                                                            Justin

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 to her the story .                                                                                                                                     Justin

Sunday, March 5, 2017

The bombing of Pearl Harbor , 1941

   Today , the country of Japan is on of America's closest friends in the world . But in the 1930s ,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 .                                                                         Justin

Saturday, March 4, 2017

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 .                                                                                                                        Justin

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

What a scary fair !

Q. What is a spook's favorite carnival ride ?  A. The roller ghoster .                                                             Q. Where did the vampire learn to read ?  A. 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. Boo-berry .                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Justin