October 24th is United Nations Day, marking the anniversary of the UN’s creation.
Here are my choices for The Best Sites For Learning About United Nations Day (and are accessible to English Language Learners):
United Nations Day is an excellent lesson from ESL Holiday Lessons.
EL Civics has a UN Civics Lesson.
How Stuff Works has several videos about the United Nations.
Heads Up English has an accessible lesson on the UN.
What has the United Nations ever done for you? – interactive is from The Guardian.
What is the UN? is from the CBBC Newsround.
Counting the days: UNday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday... is from The Economist.
The United Nations Explained: Its Purpose, Power and Problems is from The NY Times.
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