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(Updated on 06/10/2013)

 

 


STORMS :


 

  • Cartoon: Storms and Sheds - 10 February 2016
    BACKGROUND + THE CARTOON + COMMENTARY + VOCABULARY + ALSO SEE + Related articles 

    (englishblog.com)

 

 

 

 

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HURRICANES :

 

  • Animated guide : Hurricanes - The destructive power of hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones
    (BBC)



  • Hurricane and Tornadoes - Teaching Theme :
    Resource Materials - Downloads - Sites For Background Information - Hands On Activities -
    Web Quests - Interactive Sites For Students - Worksheets - Lesson Plans...
    (teach-nology.com)

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  • Hurricane! - Cartoons (cagle.com)

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    TORNADOES :

     

  • Tornadoes Crush Mobile Homes in South US - Text + Audio - 24 February 2016
    "Tornadoes destroyed mobile homes, killed at least three and left a trail of death and destruction from New Orleans to Mississippi Tuesday."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)
  • Texas tornadoes: Eleven killed in Dallas area - Article + Photos + Videos - 27 December 2015
    "Eleven people have been killed in tornadoes in Texas, police say, with heavy rain and snow causing deaths and disruption in a number of other states."

    (BBC)
  • Tornadoes in Arkansas and Texas - 12 May 2015
    "Tornadoes kill at least 5 in Arkansas, Texas as winds of 125 mph and above wreak havoc in four states.
    Meg Wagner (New York Daily News)"

    (cle.ens-lyon.fr)
  • US tornadoes: Aerial footage shows Texas devastation - 11 May 2015
    "A severe storm has rolled through the southern US, killing at least five people and leaving more than 43 injured.
    Homes were flattened as a tornado ripped through Van, Texas. This aerial footage shows the extent of the damage."

    (BBC)

 

PHILIPPINES TYPHOON :

  • 700,000 Evacuated as Typhoon Hits Philippines - Text + Audio - 14 December 2015
    "Typhoon Melor reaches land in Philippines and citizens brace for more rain this week.
    Up to 700,000 residents left the Albay province over worries of landslides.
    Flights were cancelled and hundreds of fishing boats ordered to stay home.
    Two years ago, more than 7,000 were killed by Typhoon Haiyan."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

 

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