Read about and discuss/debate current community and/or global health issues in the news; describe and analyze how people in communities are addressing them (e.g. vaccine debate; results of oil spill….)

Activity 1

Use News for You, Easy English News, or other media to identify a health-related topic in the news; students read or listen to a story (or multiple stories) on the topic and then report out, do a presentation, or debate the issue.