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Have you looked at the preliminary results from the World's Largest Lesson?

Thank you to everyone who has sent us an e-mail regarding the World’s Largest Lesson. We’re putting up a picture page of classes from all over the world that took part in this amazing event. We hope to have the final statistics ready for you very soon. Keep an eye on the English-To-Go website.

The Certificate of Participation in the World's Largest Lesson is available for download from http://www.english-to-go.com/largest/ Print the certificate and fill out the names of each student and your school and then give them out.

The Representative Witness Statements for the Guinness World Record are due by 20 December 2002. Please post your completed statement to the addresses listed on the English-To-Go website.

If you have any questions, comments, feedback, or photographs you would
like to share with us, please send an e-mail to wll@english-to-go.com

Featured Lessons on Thanksgiving
We have a special lesson and Instant Workbook exercise on Thanksgiving. Click here for details http://www.english-to-go.com/members/featured_lessons.cfm You can get additional activities on Thanksgiving from Scholastic.com Visit them at http://teacher.scholastic.com/thanksgiving/

•  Instant Workbook............."Advanced - Water, water everywhere..."
•  Elementary Lesson............"Cat Saves Family"
•  Intermediate Lesson.........."Shopping Switch"
•  Advanced Lesson......"Redheads Feel More Pain"
•  Anna Grammar.................."Vocabulary - schedule"
•  Weekly Warmer................."Check the date"

Instant Workbook
- Intermediate - "Advanced - Water, water everywhere..."
Polluted water. Skills: listen to part of UN report and a child's story and use discourse markers to link a text.

Elementary Lesson - "Cat Saves Family"
A cat saved its family by raising the alarm after it started a fire, German police said.

Intermediate Lesson - "Shopping Switch"
Employers beware: fruitless weekend shopping trips into stores this shortened holiday shopping season may mean less is getting done back at the office as many workers flock

Advanced Lesson - "Redheads Feel More Pain"
Redheads may actually have another trait that makes them stand out-- sensitivity to pain, specialists reported.

Anna Grammar - "Vocabulary - schedule"
Aloisio from Brazil asks Anna about being behind schedule.

Weekly Warmer - "Check the date"
This warmer was developed to precede an IT lesson that asked students to create a newspaper front page with news stories from the day they were born.

Click here to see the new resources.

Quote of the week:
"Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet." - Jean Jacques Rousseau.

With regards and thanks,
The English-To-Go Team.
E-mail: sales@english-to-go.com