Weblinks

Visit these websites to practise your reading and learn more about some of the topics in New English File Intermediate.

1A – Are you eating healthily? Try this quiz.

http://www.eatwell.gov.uk/agesandstages/teens/howhealthyquiz/

www.nhs.uk/Tools/Pages/HealthyEating.aspx

1C – Find out about some more famous families.

http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/List-of-famous-families

2A – Look at these websites and learn how to save money.

www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/money/reader_guides/article6249815.ece

http://www.bcuc.ac.uk/PDF/SS%20Money%20Saving%20Tips%20September%202007.pdf

www.moneysavingexpert.com/

www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/bills/article-1591904/50-ways-save-money-.html

2B – Read these ideas of things you could do that might change your life. Which would you choose?

www.gapyear.com/things_to_do/

www.gapyear.com/plan/

3A – Read this advice about using mobile phones. Do you agree with the advice?

http://www.debretts.com/etiquette/communication/technology/mobile-manners.aspx

www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/8679038/Debretts-guide-to-mobile-phone-etiquette.html

3C – Find out more about Bethany Hamilton and Natalie du Toit.

http://www.bethanyhamilton.com/

http://www.nataliedutoit.net/

4A – Find out what the pupils thought about the programme 'That'll teach 'em.'

http://www.thattaughtus.com/

4B – Look at some paintings by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera and find out more about them.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diego_Rivera

www.fridakahlo.com/bio.shtml

4C – Read these ideas for celebrations. What do you think of them?

http://www.friendship.com.au/friendday.html

5A – Do the Work-Life Balance quiz.

www2.careers.govt.nz/tools/work-life-balance/

5B – Read about changing gender stereotypes.

www.cracked.com/article_19780_5-gender-stereotypes-that-used-to-be-exact-opposite.html

6A – Go shopping. Are things cheaper or more expensive than you would expect?

www.sainsburys.co.uk

www.tesco.com

www.waitrose.com

6B – Plan a trip to Thailand (Bangkok), Kenya (Mombassa or Nairobi) or New Zealand (Auckland or Wellington).

http://www.kuoni.co.uk/holiday/

http://www.firstchoice.co.uk/kenya/

www.skyscanner.net

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

6C – Find out about some more heroes and icons.

www.time.com/time/time100/heroes/index.html

http://experts.about.com/e/p/pe/Person_of_the_Year.htm

www.time.com/time/interactive/0,31813,1681791,00.html

physics.hallym.ac.kr/~physics/course/a2u/evolution/img/toptenlistweb.pdf

7A – Read about some superstitions. What do you think of them?

http://www.corsinet.com/trivia/scary.html

7C – Read some facts about how many hours British children spend watching TV or online.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2008/01/21/2142835.htm

www.factmonster.com/entertainment/tv/television-facts-figures.html

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