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Welcome to American English, your resource center for teaching and learning about American English and culture! Here you will find a variety of engaging materials and resources for your own professional development and for use in your classes with students. Both teachers and students will find new ways to practice English and learn more about the United States.
May 8, 2013
World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day on May 8th celebrates the idea of helping people in need and shows appreciation for the people who volunteer with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
Clara Barton: A Life of Caring for Others
This podcast is about Clara Barton's life. Have your students work in small groups. Give each person in the group a topic that they should listen for. After the students listen, have them work in their groups to make a list of her achievements or contributions to the United States.
There are about 170 National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies around the world. Do you know if there is one in your country?
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