Would you like to see more media resources online? Have a look at these links:
For English language students:
Breaking News English – News articles with activities. New articles each day.
BBC World Service – Learn English – Reading and listening practice using news from the BBC.
CNN Literacy Network – Learning Resources – News stories with activities from CNN.
VOA – Voice of America Learning English News
Voice of America Special English News – Online news reports read at a slow pace with simpler vocabulary
Japan ST Online – Japan Times bilingual site for learners of English
New York Times Learning Network – News summaries, quizzes and language practice activities on current news topics
NHK World Wave – Video highlights of NHK English news clips with the Japanese subtitles and explanations.
Australia Network Learn English – Watch news stories and do exercises to help understand and practice the language used in the reports
For young people:
California Distance Learning Project – News stories from the United States with activities
BBC Newsround – A news site aimed at children in the UK with news articles, as well as audio and video report on a wide variety of topics.
CNN Student News – Provides the day’s top stories via video and includes activities for students to test their listening and reading comprehension
For advanced learners:
Japan Today – News and discussion in English on current news in Japan
Nettizen – Access to hundreds of online newspapers from all over the world
Newseum – More international newspapers