The Easy English NEWS Quizzes and Teacher's Guide is a monthly resource included with each issue. It contains teaching tips for each article, and background information
for teachers on the main topics. The Guide contains three reproducible quizzes and an Answer Key.
This month's issue is focused on articles and projects that could fit into summer practice. This could either be in class together, or as summer reading at home for students to prevent the summer learning loss that we address in our main article.
Is this your last issue for the year? If so, have a great summer! If your students are looking for summer reading, the June issue would be a great start. It will have lots of great stories, the June holidays, and even the 4th of July.
April is Earth month. We have a tradition every year of putting an article on the cover that addresses some environmental issue. We continued that tradition with our article on the manatees. They are dying at alarming rates. The algae blooms that are causing it are becoming a problem in most states that have major water access.
It's hard to believe it is tax time already again. We have example W-2 and 1040 forms in the paper this month for your students to use for practice. In addition to tax time, ID.me is in the news. Slowly states were adopting this company's solution to online identity proof.
It seems like it wasn't that long ago that we were talking about the summer Olympics in Tokyo, but here we are, ready for the winter games. Some of the vocabulary will be the same between the two games, but some will be season specific.