Activities/Procedures:
Students need to choose a world news article via a news web site. Next, have students summarize the article in word processing as well ascheck for accuracy and grammar. The third step is to practice thepresentation. In the class, the presenter uses a map to point out thelocation of the city and country being discussed in the article. Thepresentation is given without notes so that it sounds more natural andis in the presenter's own words. When not presenting, students takenotes on the current events that is given as well as label on a blankworld map the location of each article.

Links to Related Sources:
CNN World News
Online Newspapers
British Newspaper
International Herald Tribune
CNNSI