Karakoram glaciers defy trend

08-May-2012

This week’s news item, adapted for MEC from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about recent studies that show that global warming is not affecting the Karakoram glaciers.

You can find this story in the News Items section on your Work Area screen.

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

Easy:

Deciding whether statements about the news item are true or false
Matching words from the news item with their definitions

Average:

Matching sentence halves to complete accurate statements about the news item
Matching words from the news item with their definitions

Difficult:

Deciding whether statements about the news item are true or false
Matching words from the news item with their definitions
Choosing the correct linking words to complete sentences about the news item

May word games

This month’s Witch’s Pot topics are ‘vegetables‘ (Easy), ‘materials’ (Average) and ‘nouns connected with happiness’ (Difficult).

The Swamp Disaster topics are ‘how many legs?’ (Easy), ‘sports and games’ (Average) and ‘government and politics’ (Difficult).

The Wordsearch topics are ‘fruit’ (Easy), ‘musical instruments’ (Average) and ‘verbs related to light’ (Difficult).

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

Visit the Word Games area to find them all.

Jeremy

 

 

 

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