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6 teachers protected 120 children in a strong tornado

Popularity 4Viewed 6497 times 2016-6-24 16:41 |Personal category:social concern|System category:News| children, teachers

A great tornado hit Yan Cheng city in the north of Jiangsu province in the afternoon yesterday. Up to now, it was reported that 98 people died and 846 injured. You can imagine how strong the tornado was.

      From the picture below you see that the third floor of the building had been seriously damaged and the door had been broken. It is one of the places which suffered great damage, in which there is a kindergarten. 120 kids were on the third floor at the right time. When the great tornado came they were inside the classroom. The door of the classroom was broken soon. Bravely, 6 teachers worked together to block the wind from the hole. Children inside the classroom were safe though some of the teachers were injured.

      They are great teachers. They deserve to be called heroes.

A building was hit by tornado

The door was broken

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Reply Report RKSmith 2016-6-28 08:52
Great heros
Reply Report guml 2016-6-28 10:50
Great teachers
Reply Report Dracarys 2016-6-28 22:14
bravo !!!!
Reply Report jaseminsibo 2016-6-30 09:34
so heartwarming.......hope the teachers are all ok

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