ESL: Topics in the News

ESL: Topics in the News

Course Description

In this class, you will practice all four skills in English. You will read, watch, and listen to local, national, and global news stories

Session Details

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for individuals who speak English as an additional language at an high beginning to intermediate level.

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What You Will Learn

  • Strategies to identify main ideas in current events reports.
  • Strategies to determine the meanings of unfamiliar vocabulary through context clues.
  • Vocabulary and expressions related to current events topics.
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How You Will Benefit

  • Describe, summarize, explain, and discuss news topics in speaking and writing.
  • Identify main ideas and important facts in new reports.
  • Expand your active vocabulary related to current events topics
  • Gain confidence in your ability to communicate about current events
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

- Abe Kani


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