Western/Pacific Literacy Network/CNN SF Learning Resources

Posted on Wednesday, October 10, 2007

This is an excellent site designed to give native adults and all ESL students from beginning to advanced level reading comprehension help through the use of CNN and CBS 5 news stories.


• A wide range of topics including business and economy, culture and society, education, health, politics, and science and technology

• Stand-alone reading modules, each containing a full story, an abridged version for beginners and an outline highlighting the main points of the story

• Stimulating interactive exercises and activities in various formats to test vocabulary and comprehension

• Rich multimedia contents with full streaming audio and video clips

• Ideal for teachers who want to incorporate authentic reading materials into class activities and lesson plans

Site URL: http://www.literacynet.org/cnnsf/home.html

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