DIRECTIONS: Research 10 POSITIVE events that occurred during 2011. Record info. here.

DATES – EVENT EVENT RESEARCH IMAGE/VIDEO In DESCRIPTIONS PHRASES SOURCES SITES Chronological order
January 6 U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates announces he will cut $78 billion from the Defense Department budget over the next five years The Green Bay Packers defeat the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25 U.S. national defense cutting costs http://tinyurl.com/bnoktgl http://tinyurl.com/cjsthvw

January 7

Packers win super bowl

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April 29

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge Catherine Middleton are wedded at Westminster Abbey Terrorist Osama Bin Laden is killed

Royal wedding

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May 1

Bin Laden killed

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June 13

Dallas Mavericks win their first NBA title ever beating the Miami Heat 105-95 in game six of the finals

Mavericks win NBA championship

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DATES – EVENT DESCRIPTIONS EVENT In PHRASES Chronological order
August 1 Rep. Gabrielle Giffords returns for the first time since her January shooting, to vote. Gabrielle Giffords returns

RESEARCH SOURCES
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IMAGE/VIDEO SITES
http://tinyurl.com/7uforu3

September 12

Novak Djokovic wins the U.S. Open becoming the 6th player in the open era to win 3 major opens in a calendar year. The 2011 Beach Volleyball Series, concluded with four new champions as Jen Kessy and April Ross won their first women’s title of the season while Casey Jennings and Pedro Salgado won the men’s crown President Barack Obama announces that all U.S. armed forces members in Iraq will be coming home

Djokovic makes http://tinyurl.com/lfroj7 history http://tinyurl.com/3eg9ofq

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September 25

2011 Pro Beach Series Ends with New Champs

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December 12

Soldiers coming http://tinyurl.com/3laj56f home

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December 15

The flag used by U.S. forces in Iraq was lowered in a Baghdad airport ceremony marking the end of a war that left 4,500 Americans and 110,000 Iraqis dead

War in Iraq officially over

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