Each language task contains a number of Resources that might include newspaper articles, scientific journals, magazine articles, periodicals, text-based web resources, and governmental products. Each task typically has between five and eight different resources. The resources are designed to provide a variety of depth and reading level to meet the needs of most learners. Educators may choose to use all of the resources provided or they can choose a number of resources that best meet the needs of the student. Questions within the background are designed to encourage the student to consider certain points and ideas within each resource.