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Featured Lesson

Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year (also called "Chinese New Year" and "Spring Festival") begins on January 25. In this lesson, your students will study the Chinese Zodiac and learn "red" idioms. 2020 is the Year of the Rat.

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Featured Lesson

Australia Day

Our hearts are with Australia during this difficult time. Australia Day takes place on January 26. In our ready-made Holidays & Events lesson, your students will learn some interesting Australian history and some fun Aussie slang.

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Lesson of the Week

Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a federal holiday observed in the US on the third Monday of January. MLK was one of the most significant leaders in US history. In this week's featured Famous People lessons, your students will read a biography about this historic leader.

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Featured Grammar

First Conditional

If your students learn grammar in context, they will understand it more easily! Try our Grammar Stories lesson on the first conditional.

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New Lesson

Using a Dictionary

Are your students ready to use English dictionaries to learn more about words? In this new Reading in English lesson, students learn how to use a dictionary to find information about a word, including the part of speech, meaning, pronunciation, and more.