A One-Mile Race | lab

footrace-trackThere is a race today. He puts on his shorts. He puts on his sneakers. He goes to the track. It is a one-mile race. Other boys show up at the starting line. The race starts. All the boys run fast. They run around the track four times. The race ends. He comes in third place.

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Exercises

  • Cloze – fill in the words
  • Crossword – a puzzle, use the vocabulary words
  • Sentences – make a correct sentence
  • Dictation – listen and write what you hear

Vocabulary

  1. around
  2. boy
  3. end
  4. fast
  5. line
  6. mile
  7. place
  8. race
  9. run
  10. shorts
  11. show
  12. sneakers
  13. start
  14. third
  15. track

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A One-Mile Race | lab originally published on Practice Your English

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Visit the Park | story

Nancy took her daughter Donna to the park. The park had lots of trees. It had lots of squirrels and birds. The squirrels ran up and down the trees. The squirrels chased one another. The squirrels played with one another. The birds flew around. They flew down to the ground. They flew up into the…

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Visit the Park | story originally published on Practice Your English

Class Lab | Jan.28, 2015

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Visit the Park

Nancy took her daughter Donna to the park. The park had lots of trees. It had lots of squirrels and birds. The squirrels ran up and down the trees. The squirrels chased one another. The squirrels played with one another. The birds flew around. They flew down to the ground. They flew up into the trees. The squirrels and birds were good neighbors. Nancy sat down on a bench. She took a magazine out of her purse. She turned the pages of the magazine. Donna ran over to a squirrel. She tried to catch the squirrel. Then she tried to catch a bird. Donna chased the squirrels and birds. She never caught one squirrel. She never caught one bird. But she had a lot of fun.

Vocabulary:

bench
catch
chase
daughter
fly
fun
ground
magazine
neighbor
purse
squirrel

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