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Error. Use Humor to Teach Your Students About Careful Communication. One of the most important social and emotional (SEL) skills students need is clear communication.

Use Humor to Teach Your Students About Careful Communication

But in an age of Twitter, emojis, and auto-correcting iPhones, it is too easy to make very serious errors. The Newseum in Washington D. C. is a must-visit for all middle and high school students who care about news, journalism, history, photography, free speech, and clear communications. At the Newseum, among many other exhibits, they display examples of communication errors in news headlines (a.k.a.

"bloopers"), and they have worked with the Columbia Journalism Review to gather many more of these into a book titled, "Correct Me If I'm Wrong. " An Activity for Students Taking a look at these bloopers can be instructive for students, as well as fun. CELV > Home. BBC Learning English - Dramas from BBC Learning English. English Language Learning Tips - Tenses Part 1. English Language Learning Tips - Tenses Part 1.

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Träna mera – länktips Stories & Poems. Cambridge English Write & Improve. Bedömningsmatris åk 9 enligt Lgr 11med kommentarrutor.pdf. Radio Sweden. International House Bristol. Listening - Kimstudies. Edgar Allan Poe: Storyteller. It’s only natural.

After all, they are trying to talk in a language they are still working on learning. Still, silence can be deadly in the ESL classroom for your students and you. When you want to get your students to speak up, try one of these fun and simple games to get them talking in class. 1This is How We RollYou can use this simple game as a get to know you at the start of school or later as a get to know you better activity. All you need is one standard die and six questions – either ice breakers or ones that elicit opinions, experience or other personal thoughts. Speaking doesn’t have to be forced or boring when it comes to ESL class. Main. A fun way to learn English. Engelsk grammatik. English Language Arts: Writing Prompts/Journal Topics. Material - Bedömningsportalen. Mordillo Cartoons Folge 2 (VHS)

Plugga glosor och språk online. Vocabulary. Music Quiz VT 15 year 8. Listening - spraktrollet. DysTEFL Booklet Trainee. English Vocabulary Quizzes Using Images.

English Vocabulary Quizzes Using Images

Ann Makosinski - Why I Don’t Use A Smart Phone. The Other Pair. This ELT lesson plan is designed around a short film by Sarah Zorik titled The Other Pair and the themes of altruism and empathy.

The Other Pair

Students watch a short film, write a story, and speak about a story. The Big List of Class Discussion Strategies. Listen to this article as a podcast episode:

The Big List of Class Discussion Strategies

Our Tools. The second Big Ideas video series on Growth Mindset. #LondonTourGuide by Lotta Bohlin on Prezi. Mobile Site Preview. English Language and Grammar. Textanalys med stödmallar. Your Road to Better Grammar. GRAMMAR EXERCISES. Bodkar flashcards. TEFL Resources. British life and culture. The 8 Minutes That Matter Most. I am an English teacher, so my ears perk up when writers talk about their process.

The 8 Minutes That Matter Most

I've found the advice handy for lesson planning, too. That's because both writing and planning deal with craft. In writing, you want your audience to be absorbed. You want them to care about your characters. You want them be delighted by the suspense. John Irving, the author of The Cider House Rules, begins with his last sentence:

THEMES/ HOLIDAYS. Game Word Generator - The Game Gal. When I was putting together this site of games, I discovered that my printable word lists became very popular.

Game Word Generator - The Game Gal

I had word lists for pictionary, charades, and other games, and visitors seemed to really like them! So I got to thinking, what’s one step better than a printable list of words for playing pictionary? An online word generator! Here I’ve taken all the words on my printables, plus hundreds more, and combined them into different categories for playing games like pictionary, catchphrase, charades, or any other game you want.

Here’s how it works: First, select a Game (the game menu also includes a Holiday option). My amazing husband also made an iPhone app with all the same content. Finally, I love feedback! Christmasaroundtheworld digitalliteracy. Storyline online. Wikispaces. Read Theory. Robinson Crusoe. We offer 4,000+ pages of free printable material for teaching and learning English, ESL, and EFL. All our free resources are in the public domain. BBC Learning English - Dramas from BBC Learning English.

Engelska att läsa - Ninas Språkrum. Spelling. 6 1 I FINAL MASTER. The Best Movie Scenes For Halloween. Halloween. How to Set Up and Run a Mystery Skype Session. Lyle, Julie / Skype Etiquette and Procedures. By Cynthia Dyes on February 1, 2014.

Lyle, Julie / Skype Etiquette and Procedures

"ESL English as a Second Language Listening and Reading Audiobooks". ESL English Language Learning - Adult Literacy - Listening & Reading - Audiobooks - Stories. High-achieving teenagers. Presenter: Next on the programme we have an interview with someone who has been writing a book about high-achieving teenagers.

High-achieving teenagers

Welcome, Louise Hardy.Louise: Hi, it’s lovely to be here.Presenter: Louise, many of these teenagers who have achieved success and fame early on, have done so through using new technology, haven’t they? Through blogging or using YouTube or Twitter? Louise: Absolutely, and the greatest example of this is Justin Bieber. As I think everyone on the planet knows, he started off by posting videos on YouTube at the age of 14 and was spotted by a talent scout who worked with the R&B singer Usher.

After that he very rapidly became a worldwide sensation.Presenter: I heard that last year he was said to be more influential than Obama! Persuasive writing. Tematisk engelskundervisning. Listening. Audio Resources. Short films. Digital Storytelling & eBooks. ESL Conversation Questions. Main - LinkEngPark. Bedöma förmågor via nätet. ESL - Real English Videos & Lessons. Completely Free! Real English is a Registered Trademark of The Marzio School.

ESL Conversation Questions. Listening. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 5 Great YouTube Channels for Learning English. September 2 , 2015 Youtube is undoubtedly a great source of educational content to use in class with your students. It also hosts tons of channels that provide instructional tutorials specifically tailored for different learning needs and styles. We have already reviewed some of these channels in previous posts and today we are sharing with you some of our favourite YouTube channels for learning English.

You can use them with your ELL/ESL/EFL students to enhance their grasp of English in different areas: speaking, writing, listening , vocabulary, and grammar. English Worksheets. European Migration: 08/09/2015, Behind the News. We're taking you to Europe where right now more than a hundred thousand asylum seekers are arriving each month. Here's Emma to take a closer look at this issue and some of the kids that are caught up in it. EMMA DAVIS, REPORTER: This sight is becoming very common in a lot of European countries.

Tens of thousands of asylum seekers, travelling across borders, desperate for a new home. 15-year old Jehad is one of them. He used to live in Syria before he left his home behind. JEHAD: I remember my cousin, my grandmother, grandfather and all my people from my family. Since January, more than 300 thousand people have risked their lives trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to get to Europe. They travel to the coast and many pay people smugglers to take them across the sea. Intermediate. Road to Grammar - Your Road to Better Grammar. Engelska (åk 6-9) On the Run - refugees. Games/vocabulary - spraktrollet. Where did English come from? - Claire Bowern. There are two other TED-Ed lessons related to this topic: How languages evolve and How did English evolve?

(a lesson that fills in some of the details that we omit here due to the fact that the focus of this lesson was further in the past). There is still a great deal of debate about Indo-European, most importantly about the location of the homeland. To read more about this debate, there are classic books by Mallory and Renfrew, as well more recent works by Anthony. Then, read these articles by Bouckaert et al. At the same site, watch this movie that shows one hypothesis about how Indo-European languages expanded.

To learn more about the distribution of languages across the world, see LL-map or The Ethnologue. Crown Academy of English. Getting results/feedback. Webenglish UK elections. Mystery Skype. Using children's books in Secondary. ⋆ Teaching Material for English (ESL/EFL) Teachers in Sweden. ESL English Listening & Adult Literacy - News - Audiobooks - Songs - Radio Dramas. The Tunnel Under The World by Frederik Pohl Guy Burckhardt wakes up screaming, but can't remember the nightmare that caused his fright.

Slowly over the next couple of days he comes to realize he's been reliving the same day over and over. And things only get stranger and more frightening from there. One of the true classics of science fiction. This famous Pohl story explores cybernetic robots and implanted personalities. A scathing satire on our advertising-dominated consumer culture, a frightening piece of urban paranoia, and an exploration of the nature of reality. English articles (ESL practice quiz) - Mixed articles 6 - English articles practice test. Grammar Lessons. Grammar 3. British life and culture. Online books Elementary. Irregular verbs. Free English Reading comprehension tests and exercises online. Reading comprehension is also an important part when you take an English test. Reading comprehension test can help you to improve vocabulary, grammar, and logical thought ability.

There are some tips for you to improve reading skills: - Practice reading every day. You should read different fields to improve your vocabulary. - Take note all new words and learn them. - Try to answer all the questions. - After answer all the questions. . - Practice reading techniques - scanning, skimming, intensive and extensive reading. + Scanning: You try to find a particular piece of information. . + Skimming: You try to gather the most important information as quickly as possible. . + Intensive reading: You try to find the details of a specific information. . + Extensive reading: You try to find general information of a passage. - Kunskapsspel för barn. English Learning Resources.