Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to baby boy, third in line to the British throne

06-Aug-2013

This week’s news item, adapted for Macmillan English Campus from a news article originally published in the Guardian, is about the birth of the first son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. The newborn prince is third in line to the British throne.

You can find this story in the News Items section on your home page. This news item will be available on Macmillan English Campus for 12 months

Here are descriptions of this week’s activities for each language level:

Easy:
• Choosing statements about the news item that are correct
• Keying the correct form of words in brackets to complete sentences

Average:
• Choosing statements about the news item that are correct
• Choosing the correct key words to complete sentences about the news item

Difficult:
• Choosing statements about the news item that are correct
• Choosing the correct key words to complete sentences about the news item
• Keying the correct form of words in brackets to complete sentences
August word games

This month’s Witch’s Pot topics are ‘fairy tales’ (Easy), ‘adjectives whose opposites start with “im-”’ (Average) and ‘natural disasters’ (Difficult).

The Swamp Disaster topics are ‘verbs of movement’ (Easy), ‘travelling by car’ (Average) and ‘relationships’ (Difficult).

The Wordsearch topics are ‘nouns connected with books’ (Easy), ‘adjectives expressing “interest” or “no interest”’ (Average) and ‘humour’ (Difficult).

There are new Crosswords and Bridge Builders at all levels too.

Visit the Word Games area to find them all.

Sarah

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