Baby boards a bus alone - level 1

Baby boards a bus alone - level 1

03-02-2015 07:00

A one-year-old baby boy plays outside. He is alone. He walks away. His mother does not know about this.

The boy comes to a bus. He boards it. People see that the baby is alone. They call the police. The passengers take care of the baby.

Police come. They find the mother an hour later.

Difficult words: board (to get on), passenger (somebody who is travelling on a vehicle), take care (to help).

You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.

This is not common in China, is it?

How to improve your English with News in Levels:



  1. Read all today's articles and translate all words which you don't understand.
  2. Read the articles from the day before and see if you remember all new words.


  1. Listen to all today's news.
  2. Stop the video after every sentence and repeat the sentence.
  3. Repeat point 2 for the news which you listened to the day before.


  1. Answer the questions under today's news and write them into the comments.
  2. Chat in the  Chat room for at least 2 minutes. You can write about today's news.


  1. Choose one person from the SKYPE section.
  2. You can talk about today’s news or you can answer questions from
If you want to know how to learn English effectively, please visit

1) Watch this video about News in Levels

2) Practice your English every day for free!

We will send you articles from News in Levels every day to your email. You can stop them at any time.