Reading exercises prepared in course 2016-17:
- Check out our category: Reading Articles: Iceland and social change
- On the news: awards, justice, whistleblowers, wikileaks readingchelseamanning_snowden (3 word pages)
Here are the articles I formatted for classroom use: C1 Materials Articles
Here are ways of exploiting them…
Warm-up (Optional). Sts can read the text at home before we use it in class, underlining interesting information and ideas.
Plenary: We can read the text aloud, to practice fluency and pronunciation.
- Sts can work on the language – finding out the meaning of words they don’t know (speaking English for real purposes).
- They can come up with a list of Useful Language, that will offer interesting vocabulary and structures in context.
Someone in the group can type out the group’s work and share it with everybody, by posting it on this blog or sending it to someone who can do so.