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Our featured lessons this week look at some aspects of the pandemic.



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Title: Never Too Old To Graduate
Date:27 August 2020
Topic:This lesson is about graduating at 96, 90 and 85, people determined to continue their education despite the path life takes them. Maybe there is still time. (Old age, learning, retirement, education.)
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Title: Just Don't Go There
Date:23 October 2020
Topic:Canadian children can go trick-or-treating on Halloween despite COVID-19, as long as they practice physical distancing, wear masks and wash their hands. Halloween is supposed to be spooky, but some Halloween costumes were terrifying. Some trick-or-treaters dressed as emergency careworkers for people who are sick. (Halloween and costumes, Coronavirus, appropriacy of what people do.)
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Title: Free holiday anyone?
Date:21 September 2020
Topic:Bargain hunters and frustrated globe trotters have swamped an Italian village with requests to stay after the village offered free accommodation to attract tourists to its abandoned hilltop hamlets. (Tourism, migration, marketing, Covid 19 effects, travel, used to for past habits and states.)
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Title: Climbing High
Date:20 October 2020
Topic:Eighteen-year-old Fatima Sultani gazes at the peak of a mountain near Afghanistan's capital Kabul after completing a morning climbing session, considering her next challenge. She and her team of nine young Afghan mountaineers are hoping to climb Afghanistan’s Mir Samir mountain and then Mount Everest. (Mountan climbing, status of women, Afghanistan.)
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Title: Cloud Cropping
Date:14 November 2019
Topic:At the top of a three-story building in Hong Kong, with car horns blasting on the streets below, Jim Fung teaches a dozen students how to thin out choi sum vegetables. Fung was coaching the first cohort of students in an academy run by social enterprise Rooftop Republic to teach a new generation of urban farmers as demand for their skills soars.
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instant workbook
Date: 6 September 2020
Cloud Cropping
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A look at the huge potential for rooftop farming in a high-density city. There are 5 online exercises for you to do.
anna grammar
Date: 23 July 2020
Anna Grammar Worksheet - Present Participle PhraseView PDF
A present participle (verb+ing) phrase can be used to give information about a main clause. This worksheet has explanations and practice exercises.
weekly warmer
Date: 9 October 2020
Art TheftView PDF
This gap fill and comprehension exercise looks at the trade in stolen art works around the world. Students practice reading for understanding, asking and answering questions.
max vocab
Date: 30 March 2019
??What's The Weather Like??View PDF
This vocabulary worksheet looks at ways to describe the weather and weather forecasts.