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The News

English learners explore how to get the most out of a newspaper. Students take a media survey, study weather forecasts, analyze headlines, and read about different types of articles.

Vocabulary
  • media
  • local
  • edition
  • subscribe
  • publish
  • newsstand
  • journalist
  • paper route
  • circulation
  • channel
  • broadcast
  • news anchor
  • documentary
  • talk show
  • host
  • sensationalized
  • station
  • weather forecast
  • online
  • Internet provider
  • tabloid
Grammar
  • abbreviations
PDF Content
  • discussion questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading practice
  • pair work
  • group activity
  • idioms
  • survey
Task Content
  • Discussion A(Reference)
  • Discussion B(Reference)
  • Discussion C(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview C(Matching)
  • Complete the Sentences(Type in the Blanks)
  • How Do You Get Your News?(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Where Do I Find It? A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Where Do I Find It? B(Type in the Blanks)
  • Where Do I Find It? C(Type in the Blanks)
  • Where Do I Find It? D(Type in the Blanks)
  • Sorting(Type in the Blanks)
  • Weather Definitions A(Matching)
  • Weather Definitions B(Matching)
  • Abbreviations(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Headline News(Multiple-Choice)
  • Complete the Sentences A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Complete the Sentences B(Type in the Blanks)
  • Matching A(Matching)
  • Matching B(Matching)
  • Newspaper Articles(Reference)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Guess the Meanings(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Idiom Matching A(Matching)
  • Idiom Matching B(Matching)
  • Listen & Respond(Open-Ended Questions)