Weekly topical news lessons
Weekly news lessons for Staff Room members. The lessons in this section are available at elementary, intermediate and advanced levels. Weekly news lessons are sourced from the Guardian, onestopenglish's principal news partner.
Please note: All news lessons are available on the site for a full year from the date of publication. They are then removed to make way for new, fresh and up-to-date news lessons.
Latest weekly news lessons
In India, a sixth more people than in July 2013 are worth at least £2.2m, and demand for luxury goods is on the rise.
Weekly news lesson 404: 4th September 2014: Six-year-olds understand digital technology better than adults
Children who grow up with YouTube, Netflix and Spotify are learning to use smartphones or tablets before they are able to talk.
Billionaire Carlos Slim’s brainwave would see employees work longer hours and fewer days for more years - but would they gain?
Weekly news lesson 402: 21st August 2014: Loneliness: a silent plague that is hurting young people most
For young Britons, loneliness is an epidemic – and they are even more likely to fall victim to its insidious dangers than the elderly.