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Easy English Times: Your ESL and adult literacy newspaper!

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A newspaper in easy English!
Are you learning English as a second language (ESL)? 
Are you teaching ESL, adult literacy or citizenship?
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Happy holidays from Easy English Times

In our November/December issue...

The Democrats took control of the House of Representatives and the Republicans kept control of the Senate in the midterm elections. Many women were elected. There will also be more diversity in the House of Representatives. Veterans Day is Nov. 11, a time to honor and thank all veterans. It is also the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. World War I was called "the war to end all wars." Have you ever seen an airplane on the water? A replica of Air Force One floated down the Potomac River to be displayed at National Harbor. We honor student writers; many wonderful stories by our readers are included. We celebrate library literacy projects. There will be a National Vigil for All Victims of Gun Violence. What is the Christmas Bird Count? Birdwatchers are pictured in this issue. The "easy, easy" exercise is on Santa Claus. There is a story on interesting American holiday traditions. The conversation activity is on "eating and drinking" as families look forward to sharing holiday meals. "Pie in the sky" is one of the idioms explained. There is a story to read with children to encourage family literacy. Baseball players from the Seattle Mariners became citizens. The move review is on a movie about Pope Francis. There are many instant activities in this issue. All this and more in our November/December special holiday issue…

Student Writing of the Month is from Bakersfield Adult School. Bonus Student writing is from Acalanes Adult Education in Walnut Creek, Petaluma Adult School, Bakersfield Adult School and Mission College in Santa Clara.

 

NEW - A pre-crossword puzzle worksheet is available to give your students additional practice!

NEW - Answer keys are now posted for Learning Activities and can be printed out!

Help celebrate our 20th anniversary!  

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Above, Mark Farfaglia of the USCIS San Francisco Field Office, administers the oath to 24 new citizens from 11 countries at a citizenship ceremony. It was held in Fremont, California at the library there on Aug. 2, 2016.  
 
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We love to print student writing! Every month we receive more student writing than we have room to print so we are featuring a few more stories here under "Bonus Student Writing." Also see "Student Writing of the Month."
 
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It is our hope that you will start by reading this newspaper then "graduate" on to reading community newspapers.

In a past issue... Why should you "Wear Red for Adult Ed"? Learn why and see the story and photographs of California ESL students and a teacher wearing red. (Click HERE for a special copy of the complete story and additional photographs.) Pictured here above, students from San Mateo Adult School in California.  "Adult Education Matters" is the message on the red shirts.  
 

Above, we salute student writers from Larkin High School, Elgin, Illinois.

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You can walk into the classroom and start teaching from the paper. Do you want tips on using any newspaper in your class (also useful for tutors)? Click here.  A Teachers' Corner is included. Easy English Times has instant activities for reading, writing and conversation. This newspaper is published to present relevant information and current events in an easy to read format for English language learners and adult literacy programs. Easy English Times can be used in multi-level ESL or adult literacy classes.   Do you need easy content for beginning readers? See page 3 of each issue for "Easy, Easy English."

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Citizenship -  Easy English Times has a focus on citizenship! Citizenship information is included in each issue.

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A newspaper in easy English!

Easy English Times brings a world of information to high school and adult learners. It's a newspaper written in easy English for those in English as a second language (ESL) classes and adult literacy programs. It is used in library and workplace literacy projects. It is used in jail and prison literacy programs. Published 10 times a year, Easy English Times is used in ESL classes in high schools, adult schools, colleges and other sites. It is used in family literacy projects. It is used by English as a second language (ESL) teachers and literacy tutors. It is used in citizenship classes and EL Civics programs. It is also used in EFL classes.

Classroom and individual subscriptions are available. Discounts are given for class sets. We accept school purchase orders and credit card payments. You can order this English as a second language (ESL) and adult literacy newspaper by mail, by the issue or by the year (10 issues). Contact us for international mail rates. We have added an online edition, especially for the convenience of international readers.

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You can receive this newspaper at your home. The cost for an individual subscription is $30/year for 10 issues. You will receive a newspaper almost every month. (There is one newspaper for August and September. There is one newspaper for November and December.)

Usted puede recibir este periódico en su casa. El costo por una suscripción individual es $30/ano. Recibir un periódico casi todos los meses. (Hay un periódico por agosto y septiembre. Hay un periódico por noviembre y diciembre.)