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Desarrollo de materiales educativos interactivos. Teachers Resources | Wimpy Kid Club. Diary of a Wimpy Kid - a book on Funbrain. Diary of a Wimpy Kid - a book on Funbrain. 5 Steps to Implementing Learning Stations in the Language Classroom - Madame's Musings. My readers asked such great questions about learning stations after my recent post, that I decided to write up a quick “How To” for those who are new to learning stations. In this previous post I commented on some of the reasons why I find learning stations to such a valuable teaching tool.

Today, I’ll just mention a few practical considerations. These are the steps I suggest when designing learning stations. Step 1: Decide how many stations you’re going to have. In some cases your resources will determine the number of stations you must have. Step 2: Determine the maximum number of students you will have in each group.

Step 3: Decide the logistics. Step 4: Design the station activities. Step 5: Create your groups. I hope this post has cleared up some of the questions that people had. Mini Lessons. CBeebies | Everyone's Welcome. Animals worksheet - EFL Classroom. First Grade Spelling Words – Free 1st Grade weekly List, Worksheets. The first grade spelling words program below covers 36 weeks with each week containing 5 different printable spelling worksheet activities. Schools, teachers and parents may print and duplicate materials for the classroom, or distribute for home use. (read more about the spelling curriculum design). To take full advantage of the program, consider using the spelling program together with the companion 1st grade reading comprehension worksheets.

Teacher / Parent Materials (PDF Format) Master Spelling List (36 weeks/4 pages) Download Master Spelling List 36 weeks of spelling lists, and covers sight words, academic words, and 1st grade level appropriate patterns for words, focusing on word families, prefixes/suffixes, and word roots/origins. Dictation Sentences are included in each week’s activity set: After writing all the spelling words, students write the sentence as you read it. Student Materials – First Grade Spelling List Worksheets (PDF Format)

Printable Spelling Lists for Grades 1 -9. We have oodles of printable spelling lists here at Spelling Words Well. If you know what grade level you need, see the links below to find lists for grades 1 through 9. However, if you're not sure what list is most appropriate for your child or students, read on below the list of links. We've selected just 30 sample words from grades 1-9 and compiled them here. You may use this list to get a rough idea of the proper level of words for your child to study. How to Use These Printable Spelling Lists 1) Quiz your child, orally or written, over the 30 words at the grade level you think might be at his current skill level. 2) If he spells 26 words or more correctly, he probably has a good grasp of most of the words in our larger lists at that level. 3) If he spells 20-25 words correctly, you should stay at that grade level and give your child plenty of practice in mastering those words.

Printable spelling lists for grades 1-9 : Sample lists 30 sample 1st grade words 30 sample 2nd grade words. Free Online Spelling Training & Games for Grades 1, 2, 3 and 4. 67 Most Popular Famous Poems - Heartfelt Poems by Famous Poets. The Best Poems for Kids | Short Poems | Funny Poems | Rhyming Poems. As a father of five children who loves to read to them at night, I’ve learned a thing or two about which poems play best for kids.

In fact, I’d say there are three key types that appeal to kids the most: Short PoemsFunny PoemsRhyming Poems This post links to several kids poems of each type (in fact, the best!) And includes some commentary for why I think each poem type succeeds with children. [Note: While I tried to provide a link for each poem mentioned below, I could not find one for four of the poems. However, I do mention an anthology below that lists these 20 and many more.] Want to write good poetry for kids (and adults)? Short Poems for Kids Why do short poems work so well? Here are the best short poems for kids: Rabbit, by Mary Ann HobermanDinosaur Diets, by Jane YolenAbout the Teeth of Sharks, by John CiardiMommies, by Nikki GiovanniFirst Grade, by William StaffordHow to Paint a Donkey, by Naomi Shihab NyeValentine, by Donald Hall Funny Poems for Kids Rhyming Poems for Kids.

Wacky Web Tales. Monthly Themes: Calendar of Themes. Wacky Web Tales. Listening. HOME - Themework. Mrs. Renz's 4th Grade Class - Redmond, Oregon. Magic english - Hello - youtube. The sounds of English and the International Phonetic Alphabet. © Tomasz P. Szynalski, Antimoon.com This chart contains all the sounds (phonemes) used in the English language. For each sound, it gives: The symbol from the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA), as used in phonetic transcriptions in modern dictionaries for English learners — that is, in A.

C. Gimson’s phonemic system with a few additional symbols. The chart represents British and American phonemes with one symbol. To print the chart, use the printable PDF version. Does this chart list all the sounds that you can hear in British and American English? No. For example, this page does not list the regular t (heard in this pronunciation of letter) and the flap t (heard in this one) with separate symbols. So this page actually lists phonemes (groups of sounds), not individual sounds.

Take the phoneme p in the above chart. Typing the phonetic symbols You won’t find phonetic symbols on your computer’s keyboard. You can use my free IPA phonetic keyboard at ipa.typeit.org. Describing people - exercises - personality - appearance. Free Printable Word Lists - The Game Gal. Elements of a Story. Spellingcity. Active Listening: Using Times Videos, Podcasts and Articles to Practice a Key Skill. BBC Learning English. Ted Talks for English Learners and IELTS Students.

Esl-bits.net: ESL English Language Learning - Adult Literacy - L... Families. Adele's ESL Corner - Your free online English language website. Graded English language dictations free online. ESOL Courses - Free English Lessons Online. British Life and Culture in the UK - Woodlands Junior School. English Dictation - Learn English Free. Improve your listening skills, writing skills, reading skills, spelling and punctuation! You will need a set of headphones, somewhere quiet, a pencil and a sheet of paper. The sound files are large, so be patient. Instructions:- Choose your level Elementary or Intermediate.

Play the .mp3 files (they are large so be patient). Listen to the first file - Just Listen. Listen to second file - listen and write. Listen to the first file again - Check and correct. Check what you have written. We are adding videos to each dictation test. English Exercises. Exam English.

123Listening. The Gruffalo / Body Parts. Outfit / Clothes. Food. Dictionaries and Reference Tools. English Resources - 2014 Curriculum, English, New Curriculum. English For Kids. CreativeLive: Free Live Online Classes. ABC FAST Phonics - 4: Letter Names.

Accents and why they developed. This is an article from Curious Kids, a series for children. The Conversation is asking kids to send in questions they’d like an expert to answer. All questions are welcome – serious, weird or wacky! Dear Conversation people, why do Aussies have a different accent to Canadians, Americans, the British, New Zealanders, etc? Thank you in advance – Kiana, 11, Switzerland. This is a great question, Kiana. The short answer is that the accent you have depends on the people you grew up with and the history of the place that you live in. It’s automatic for us to talk in a similar way to the people around us and this feature is really strong in kids.

Read more: Curious Kids: How do scientists work out how old the Earth is? The Aussie accent started with kids It’s important to remember that the Aboriginal people had been using their own languages for thousands of years before the Europeans came to Australia so English was a foreign language to them. There are lots of different kinds of Aussie accents. Active Listening: Using Times Videos, Podcasts and Articles to Practice a Key Skill. ABC FAST Phonics - 4: Letter Names. 50 Writing Prompts for All Grade Levels | Edutopia. The collection of prompts below asks young writers to think through real or imagined events, their emotions, and a few wacky scenarios.

Try out the ones you think will resonate most with your students. As with all prompts, inform students that their answers should be rated G and that disclosing dangerous or illegal things they’re involved in will obligate you to file a report with the administration or school counselors. Finally, give students the option of writing “PERSONAL” above some entries that they don’t want anyone to read. We all need to let scraggly emotions run free in our prose sometimes. If your class uses daybooks (an approach recommended in Thinking Out Loud: The Student Daybook as a Tool to Foster Learning), wait for composition notebooks to go on sale at Target, the Dollar Store, or Walmart for $0.50 a piece. 50 Writing Prompts for All Grade Levels High School Prompts Should cameras on drones watch all public spaces to prevent crime, or is that a violation of privacy?

40 Intriguing Photos to Make Students Think. After combing through four years of images from our popular What’s Going On in This Picture? Feature, we selected 40 photographs to highlight in this slide show. Many of these are our most commented-on images — some attracting nearly a thousand student comments. Others are simply our favorites. We invite teachers and students to use this bank of 40 intriguing images, all stripped of their captions or context, to practice visual thinking and close reading skills by holding a “What’s Going On in This Picture?” Discussion or writing activity. Or, use any of the ideas we suggest in this lesson plan on using our new Picture Prompt feature and other Times images to get students writing, thinking, speaking and listening.

We started this feature during the 2012-13 school year with the simple idea of taking interesting photos from The Times and asking students to look closely and describe what they see. . • What is going on in this picture? • What do you see that makes you say that? 15 of The Best YouTube Channels for Learning English. Pobble365. Apps Flipped Classroom: las 10 mejores apps para 'flippear' la clase.

La metodología ‘Flipped Classroom’ o aula invertida fomenta que el estudiante se convierta en el protagonista de su propio aprendizaje, para lo que los docentes proporcionan un conjunto de materiales (documentos, podcast y, sobre todo, vídeos) que el alumnado visualiza en casa y trabaja en clase de forma individual o colaborativa. Toma nota de estas 15 apps para ‘flippear’ tu aula. 1Easel.ly Ideal para realizar infografías de manera sencilla y presentar el material en clase de forma diferente. Con esta herramienta, los estudiantes pueden descargarse el contenido y visualizarlo en cualquier dispositivo. 2Oxford Flipped Esta propuesta de Oxford University Press permite crear un ambiente de aprendizaje colaborativo en el aula mediante contenidos en varios formatos digitales como vídeos, animaciones, juegos interactivos…y con la gamificación como eje principal para fomentar la motivación del alumnado. 3Socrative 4TES Teach 5Vibby 6Flipped Primary 7Explain Everything 8EDpuzzle 9Knowmia Teach 14Relay.

Así será el exámen de mediación de Certificación. Guía del Candidato Principado de Asturias. La Consejería de Educación del Principado de Asturias ha publicado en el portal de EDUCASTUR la Guía para aspirantes" para las pruebas de Certificación de Idiomas convocatoria 2018/2019. La novedad este año está en que tenemos una actividad de lengua más: LA MEDIACIÓN, que a su vez se divide en mediación oral y mediación escrita. En el Anexo III de la mencionada "Guía" se nos define qué es la mediación: MEDIAR NO ES TRADUCIR. Se plantearán situaciones en las que las candidatas o los candidatos tengan que mediar entre hablantes de distintas lenguas en situaciones de carácter habitual en las que se realicen sencillos intercambios de información relacionados con asuntos cotidianos y predecibles.

Mediación de textos escritos: Los aspirantes tienen que producir un texto de unas 50 palabras en la lengua meta a partir de información en Lengua castellana. Los textos en Lengua castellana son cortos y sencillos (notas o mensajes breves, gráficos, infografías) y pueden contener ayuda visual. SPEAKING: PAIRED INTERACTION | Blog de Cristina. MoviePrint - Free tool to create screenshots of entire movies. Music | Free music downloads. MEDIATION | Blog de Cristina. Written and Oral Interlinguistic Mediation for B2 Video explaining what mediation is. It is in Spanish, be warned! Topic-Based Oral and Written Mediation Activities Advertising Oral Mediation: Example 1, Example 2 City and Countryside Oral Mediation: Example 1, Example 2 Crime Oral Mediation: Example 1, Example 2 Environment Written Mediation: Example 1Oral Mediation: Example 1, Example 2 Food Oral Mediation: Example 1, Example 2 Health Oral Mediation: Example 1Written Mediation: Example 1 Shopping Oral Mediation: Example 1, Example 2, Example 3 Technology Oral Mediation: Example 1 Travelling Written Mediation: Example 1 Work Oral Mediation: Example 1, Example 2Written Mediation: Example 1.

MEDIATION | Blog de Cristina. Bringing closure to a lesson. Bringing closure to a lesson connects what has just been learnt with both previous and future learning experiences, encourages student reflection on their work and progress, and provides invaluable information for formative assessment. The amount of time spent on lesson lead-ins and the variety of activities and strategies used to this end has often little to do with the time devoted to wrapping up a lesson, missing a meaningful learning opportunity altogether – and one that is notably crucial.

At its very simplest, asking the students a variety of questions on different aspects of the lesson or project, having them predict what the following lesson might be about, or just eliciting one-word responses from them, are all quick effective ways of closing a lesson. 1. On a slip of paper students write down something they have learnt, or a short personal response to some reading or speaking activity. Like this: Like Loading... Using Grass Skirts to Revise Topics | Blog de Cristina. This is a very quick post to share with you an idea I had this very same morning to “ask” my students to start revising for oral exams. Where I teach, the B2 level is divided into two courses: B2.1 and B2.2. To be perfectly honest, sometimes I wish there was a B2.3 course. I always feel like I need more time to prepare them to take the dreaded standardized exams they need to sit at the end of each level.

Anyway, the idea is to politely “force” my students to start revising the topics and obviously the specific topic-related vocabulary studied in B2.1. However, some of my students are really hard-working and they have already started revising on their own. First Day. Choose a number of topics and write them down. Day 2.Procedure. Click to get the editable document. Writing Prompts. 101 things to do with a coursebook page (all of which take less than 5 minutes to prepare!) – Sandy Millin. I created this list a couple of years ago for a workshop to help early career teachers see how they can exploit the materials available in a coursebook without needing to spend hours reinventing the wheel or cutting things up. The list is designed to: help teachers add variety to lessonsgo beyond their materialsthink about skills lessons in a different way, not just testing but teachingadd bits of learner training to lessonsbe a bank of ideas for activities teachers can pull out in the lesson if they need to change somethinggive teachers tasters of bits of methodology they might not be aware of (like metacognition or ways of improving It is not designed to be a comprehensive list – 4 sides of A4 is quite enough as a starting point.

It’s also not designed to be a critique of coursebooks – that’s for another place and time. Feel free to use the list or the handout in training sessions/workshops, but please credit the source. You can download the handout as a pdf or a .docx file. Vocabulary. Songs and Activities for English Language Learners | (ELL, ESL, and EFL) BBC World Service | Learning English | The Flatmates - Archive Language Point 82. Remove Background from Image – remove.bg.

5 Minute Mystery: Short, online you-solve-it mysteries. Plantillas de Word útiles y gratis para los docentes. Kaizena - Fast, Personal Feedback on Student Work. WriQ instantly assesses students’ writing level and progress. ELT Listening Material – Nathan Hall.

Free teleprompter. Oxplore | The Home of Big Questions. Speechace. ESL Teacher Resources, Job Boards, and Worksheets. BBC Learning English - Words in the News. TED: Ideas worth spreading. BusyTeacher: Free Printable Worksheets For Busy English Teachers.

Herramientas para crear contenidos con realidad aumentada. 10 digital bell-ringer activities to kickstart class (Part 1) Oxplore | The Home of Big Questions. Teaching With Music Videos: Watch & Catch 2! – Song Activity Factory. Free teleprompter. Micro-presentation. Free teleprompter. The power of storytelling and narratives in learning – tenpencemore. BBC Sound Effects - Research & Education Space. Magnetic Poetry : Play with the Original Magnetic Poetry Kit.

The power of storytelling and narratives in learning – tenpencemore. Teaching With Music Videos: Watch & Catch 2! – Song Activity Factory. Let´s debate! Sight Words Games | Sight Words: Teach Your Child to Read. Look and do: five classroom activities! | National Geographic Learning: In Focus. Speechace. Five digital resources for autonomous English language practice. Learn English - Online ESL Games.