SCHOOLS in EUROPE
(Updated on 13/06/2016)
- IN FRANCE:
- France bans smartphones in schools (August 04, 2018) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
"France has voted to ban smartphones and personal tablets from schools."
Try the same news story at these easier levels: Smartphone Ban - Level 4 or Smartphone Ban - Level 5
Make sure you try all of the online activities for this reading and listening - There are dictations, multiple choice, drag and drop activities, crosswords, hangman, flash cards, matching activities and a whole lot more. Please enjoy :-)
- Politics on the school dinner menu in France - 21 October 2015
"France is going through one of its periodic bouts of "secularitis" - that disease of the national soul whose symptom is loud and prolonged agonising over the encroachments of religion.
This time the issue is school meals - and specifically the question of whether town authorities should be obliged to offer Muslim children
an alternative to pork, whenever pork appears on the menu."
- French School Lunch Menus
"In a ‘Tour de France’ of food, I post the school lunch menus from a different village or town in France every week."
- IN THE UNITED KINGDOM :
- Visit a school (south-west
London) - 750 boys and girls aged 10-18
- See "Activities", "Sport" for example