Pesticide makes bees lose the scent for food, new study finds

16-Apr-2013

This week’s news item, adapted for Macmillan English Campus from a news article originally published in the Guardian, is about research on the effect of pesticides on bees.

You can find this story in the News Items section on your Work Area screen. 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
• Matching key words and phrases relating to agriculture with their definitions

Average:
• Choosing statements about the news item that are correct
• Matching key words and phrases relating to agriculture with their definitions

Difficult:
• Choosing statements about the news item that are correct
• Choosing key words and phrases to complete sentences
• Keying in the correct form of verbs to complete sentences using passive reporting verbs

 Sarah

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