This month :
June 1965 : First US space walk :
During the Gemini 4 mission on June 3, 1965, Ed White became the first American to conduct a spacewalk. The spacewalk started at 3:45 p.m. EDT on the third orbit when White opened the hatch and used the hand-held manuevering oxygen-jet gun to push himself out of the capsule.
June 5 : World Environment Day!
On 5 June, people from across the globe will celebrate World Environment Day (WED) by taking part in environmental action and becoming agents of change for positive impacts on the planet. -
How to learn a lesson :
Useful links :
New : the irregular verb wheel : spin the wheel and break a record!
If you want to read in English , you can buy books in English at Le furet :
Climb up the stairs up to floor 4, find the "langues étrangères/bilingual and readers" department.
You can read books from the Oxford "bookworms" collection or from the Cambridge University Press "English readers" collection.
They propose different stages of difficulty.
Choose the one you think you can read :
S : starter
1 : Beginner
2 : Elementary/lower intermediate and so on.
Test yourself to find your stage.
Download 1,000 free audio books!
Watch TV in original version! (parent supervision required for the younger).
Find a penpal.(parent supervision required).
Learn English with ALLVIDEOS.
Learn English with LYRICSGAPS : Choose your song and the game you want to play.
People talk about interesting things they have seen or done in IWANNATALKABOUT. With the British Council.
Select your level and read articles with TEATIME.
Choose your level and read the news.
This day in history. Discover what happened on this day throughout history.
Practise your pronunciation : !!! Amazing!!!!
Type in the sentence you want and let Victor the Robot pronounce it! (American accent)
Improve your vocabulary in context.
Revise all your basic vocabulary with memovoc.
Improve your reading! A great website with short-stories by theme.
50 websites to learn English in different ways.