NASA rover lands to search for life on Mars

21-Aug-2012

This week’s news item, adapted for Macmillan English Campus from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about a rover that the US space agency, NASA, has landed on Mars in search of past life.

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
• Choosing the correct key words to complete sentences about the news item

Average:
• Deciding whether statements about the news item are true or false
• Keying in the correct comparative or superlative forms to complete sentences about the news item

Difficult:
• Deciding whether statements about the news item are true or false
• Keying in key words to complete a fact sheet about the news item
• Choosing the correct relative pronouns to complete sentences about the news item

Sarah

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