News item and word games update!


MEC Senior Editor Jeremy Smith writes:

Mugabe’s party intimidate voters

This week’s news item, adapted for MEC from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about ‘s recent presidential and parliamentary elections and reports that Robert Mugabe’s party have tried to intimidate voters before an election runoff.

Go to the News Items section on your Work Area screen to find out more about the reported intimidation of voters and the possible outcomes of the election in Zimbabwe.

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.

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