If you want authentic materials for your lesson but don’t have time to search the net, here’s something for you. Topical, engaging news articles and video clips with suggested teaching ideas.
La plus grande planche de surf au monde
26th June 2015
French | Reading | Sport
This short Paris Match story is about two new entries for the Guinness Book of Records with the world's largest surfboard and the most people on a surfboard. It's just one paragraph long and comes with plenty of pictures, making it more accessible for...
Test: ¿Qué deporte està hecho para ti?
15th January 2015
Spanish | Sport | Quiz
This multiple choice quiz is designed to work out which sport best suits you, according to your personality and interests. It would make a good reading task for Spanish AS students starting the topic of sport within the healthy living context. It could...
La montaña rusa más grande del mundo
11th December 2014
Spanish | Reading | Roller coaster
An authentic article about the opening of the world's biggest roller coaster, which is sure to appeal to KS3 and KS4 students studying the topic of free time. Play the video clip (which appears half-way down the article) as students enter the classroom...