Lesson 21: Polar Bears

Polar bears live in the Arctic Circle. This is a land of ice and snow. The Arctic region covers Canada, Alaska, Greenland, Russia, and Norway. Polar bears live on the sea ice. This makes them different from most otherbears who make their …

Lesson 20: From Sand to Glass

Glass is made from sand. First the sand is scooped out of the ground and loaded into trucks. The trucks take the sand to a glass factory. At the glass factory the sand is poured into huge furnaces with soda, …

Lesson 19: Because of You (Level 1+)

Each time a child is born, the world changes. When you were born, there was a new person for your family to love and care for. And because of you, there is one more person who can love and care for others. …

Lesson 17: Hira and Moti

Jhuri owned two bullocks named Hira and Moti. They were tall, handsome and hardworking animals. They had spent so much time together that they had grown as close to one another as brothers. Sitting side by side, they would talk without …

Lesson 16: All Things Bright and Beautiful

Can you think of anything that is bright and shining? If you look up at the sky, you will see the bright sun. If you look down on the ground, you could see a brightly coloured flower. The bride’s jewellery …

Lesson 15: Vegetables

I know most of the names of the vegetables in English. So I am going to share them with you. Baingan is brinjal. Gobi is cauliflower. Bund gobi is cabbage. Shalgam is turnip. Bhindi is okra or ladies’ fingers. And …

Lesson 14: The Weekend

Saturday and Sunday together are called the weekend. Most schools and offices are closed on the weekend. That is why everyone looks forward to these two days. The middle of the week, from Tuesday to Thursday is called ‘midweek.’ I …

Lesson 13: The Job For Me

These days there are many opportunities for work. But whatever I choose, I am going to have to work very hard at it. It is useful to know English for any job. I will have to speak English every day, …

Lesson 12: Day and Night

The sun rises in the east every morning. It sets every evening in the west. I have never seen the sunrise, because I do not get up early enough. But I have seen the sunset many times. Sunset is the …