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ESL Lesson Handouts - OxyContin-maker-Purdue-Pharma-pleads-guilty
HealthLifestyle

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty

Listening, Reading, Vocabulary
B2, C1
3 Pages
90 mins
ESL Lesson Handouts - Archaeologists-find-100-ancient-Egyptian-coffins
Culture

Archaeologists find 100 ancient Egyptian coffins

Listening, Reading, Vocabulary
B2, C1
3 Pages
90 mins
ESL Lesson Handouts - Hayabusa2-capsule-lands-with-asteroid-samples
Technology

Hayabusa2 capsule lands with asteroid samples

Listening, Reading, Vocabulary
B2, C1
3 Pages
90 mins
ESL Lesson Handouts - Covid-19-Causing-Young-People-to-Return-Home
CultureLifestyle

Covid-19 Causing Young People to Return Home

Listening, Reading, Vocabulary
B2, C1
3 Pages
90 mins
ESL Lesson Handouts - COVID-19-is-Changing-the-English-Language
CultureHealthTechnology

COVID-19 is Changing the English Language

Listening, Reading, Vocabulary
Free Access
B2, C1
3 Pages
90 mins
ESL Lesson Handouts - Kpops-BTS-Conquers-the-US-Billboard-Charts
Culture

K-Pop’s BTS Conquers the US Billboard Charts

Listening, Reading, Vocabulary
B2, C1
3 Pages
90 mins
EnvironmentTechnology

Japanese firms develop ocean degradable bags

Listening, Reading, Vocabulary
B2, C1
3 Pages
90 mins
ESL Lesson Handouts - Scientists-strap-a-tiny-camera-to-a-beetle
Technology

Scientists strap a tiny camera to a beetle

Listening, Reading, Vocabulary
B2, C1
3 Pages
90 mins

General Handouts

Encourage your students to practice English with communicative activities such as role plays, discussions, and conversations about topics that are essential for them. Grammar is taught using fun matching and gap fill activities as well as scripted conversations and role plays.

In the News with Audio

Engage and challenge your intermediate and advanced level students with learning based current event topics. ‘In the News’ handouts offer reading, listening, and a variety of English learning activities based on the topic. Activities included are useful for students preparing for international English tests as well as a fun and engaging review for advanced students.

Let’s Go Places

‘Let’s Go Places’ is a series of communicative lesson plans that encourage your ESL students to talk about their experiences and share their opinions about interesting and practical situations. Students explore new vocabulary and build English fluency with engaging and challenging activities. ‘Let’s Go Places’ is included in your Full Access membership.

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