Malnutrition kills 2.6 million children a year


This week’s news item, adapted for MEC from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about a recent survey by the charity Save the Children. The survey found that millions of children in developing countries are ill because of the food they eat.

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

March word games

This month’s Witch’s Pot topics are ‘school subjects‘ (Easy), ‘verbs of movement’ (Average) and ‘verbs meaning going up or going down’ (Difficult).

The Swamp Disaster topics are ‘countryside and the coast’ (Easy), ‘in the city’ (Average) and ‘media and arts’ (Difficult).

The Wordsearch topics are ‘countries’ (Easy), ‘the internet’ (Average) and ‘adjectives describing texture’ (Difficult).

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

Visit the Word Games area to find them all.


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