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    Through the Office of English Language Programs and the English Access Microscholarship Program, students from all over the world participated in National Poetry Month last April by writing poems. We received hundreds of poems and want to share them with you!
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    August 19th (1843) marks the first publication date of Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Black Cat.” Celebrate by downloading this story and others – in both print and audio format!

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    Don’t have a smart phone? Don’t worry! The American English mobile app enables feature phones to function like smart phones. Download the AE app and have on-the-go access to English language learning and teaching books, games, music, news, and more.

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    Activity and Lesson Plan

    The weather is heating up and school is out in the United States—that means it is time for summer camp!

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The weather is heating up and school is out in the United States—that means it is time for summer camp! Many kids and teens across the country participate in summer camps, which combine hands-on learning activities, art and music projects, sports, and teamwork games.

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Classroom Activities

Classroom activity and lesson plan for Summer Camp: Environmental Conservation Jazz Chants. Students can practice English skills while learning more about this cultural activity.

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Have you ever participated in a summer camp or summer learning program?