What future for Delhi’s waste pickers?

07-Aug-2012

This week’s news item, adapted for Macmillan English Campus from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about waste pickers in Delhi and the impact of a new factory on their lives.

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:
 Choosing sentences that are true about the news item
• Choosing key words to complete sentences about the news item

Average:
 Choosing sentences that are true about the news item
 Choosing words that mean the same as each definition

Difficult:
 Choosing sentences that are true about the news item
 Choosing key words that best answer the questions
 Choosing so, such, too or enough to complete sentences about the news item

August word games

This month’s Witch’s Pot topics are ‘types of film‘ (Easy), ‘words or expressions from crime headlines’ (Average) and ‘words or expressions relating to music’ (Difficult).

The Swamp Disaster topics are ‘vehicles’ (Easy), ‘words preceded by “at”‘ (Average) and ‘abstract nouns’ (Difficult).

The Wordsearch topics are ‘places where people live’ (Easy), ‘words that can be used in different situations instead of “say”‘ (Average) and ‘ways of speaking’ (Difficult).

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

Visit the Word Games area to find them all.

Sarah

 

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