South Afrika. Human Rights - Nelson Mandela. British life and culture. Around the World in Eight Months. British Life and Culture in the UK - Woodlands Junior School. Critique and feedback - the story of austin's butterfly - Ron Berger. ENGELSKA TEMA (film-bok-uppg.) Project-based learning, the USA and Authentic Video in the EFL classroom. The Globe Trekker/Pilot Guides video collection is a treasure trove for any English teacher.
It encompasses extensive material from every corner of the world, and especially English-speaking countries are lavished with attention. Australia, Canada, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, England – you name it. Even individual cities are endowed with an approx. 50-minute complete video of its own, like London, New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, New Orleans to name but a few. Covering the United States satisfactorily in the language classroom is a daunting project, especially if you want to give your students more than a superficial understanding of its history, geography, language and people. Most textbooks for EFL students fall short in this respect, and it’s understandable – time available is limited and there is so much more that needs to be covered. In addition to making this initial decision, there are quite a lot of follow-up issues to consider: The next step is more work-intensive.
On the Run - refugees. Hållbarutveckling. The Absolutely True Diary... Stödinsatser: extra anpassningar, särskilt stöd och åp - exempel. ENGELSKA TEMA (film-bok-uppg.) The Wave - läsprojekt. PAY IT FORWARD. Audience Response Systems. Where Reading Is Fun! Engelska (åk 6-9)
Dikten som måste läsas två gånger. Rewordify.com: Understand what you read. 2-3Fluency_4. Reading. Writing. Thinking. Sharing. Break up the mid-winter slump, and bring Fluency Boot Camp into your classroom!
What is a Fluency Boot Camp? No… you will not be shipping your students off (sorry), nor will students have to march around the room (your choice), but I can guarantee that your students’ brains will be sweating as they participate in the classroom fluency camp you create! Teach With a Mt View: Building Fluent Readers + Link Up!
We have all heard about the shift that happens, usually between second and third grade, when students (should) go from learning to read to reading to learn.
Unfortunately, for some students, their ability to read to learn is stifled by their inability to read fluently. Even for those kids who can read at an average pace, the faster and more accurately they can read and decode, the more effectively they can comprehend. When I taught third grade, and now as an interventionist, the importance of fluency is empathized more than ever (and has definitely met some critics).
I know that fluency is NOT the end-all, be-all, but a lot of research proves that it is important, and a lot of schools are trending toward fluency being a high priority. I have compiled a list of some of the resources and strategies I have used when teaching in the regular education classroom and as an interventionist. Daily Fluency Menu. Rymden. Poetry Slam. Webenglish. Six Scaffolding Strategies to Use with Your Students. What’s the opposite of scaffolding a lesson? Saying to students, “Read this nine-page science article, write a detailed essay on the topic it explores, and turn it in by Wednesday.”
Yikes—no safety net, no parachute, no scaffolding—they’re just left blowing in the wind. Let’s start by agreeing that scaffolding a lesson and differentiating instruction are two different things. Scaffolding is breaking up the learning into chunks and then providing a tool, or structure, with each chunk. Using Mentor Texts to Motivate and Support Student Writers. If we want students to do something well, it helps to both tell them and show them what we expect.
When it comes to writing assignments, we teachers will give students directions to write a convincing essay or draft a descriptive narrative followed by telling them how to earn a good grade on it. Many of us also hand out a rubric or criteria chart that tells all the expectations for the essay. But, with all that there is to cover and the time crunch, we may sacrifice showing them mentor texts, examples of good writing. Show Not Tell Let's take a moment to think of ourselves when we learn: Do we understand something and apply it better when we are shown a finished product while also being told about it? So if we want students to write a convincing persuasive essay that includes evidence, let's show them examples. Teaching Shakespeare, English resources for education.
George Orwell - 1984. English Video Lessons. HowToWriteGhostStory.pdf. Boomwriter. Write comics. Matilda School Resources. Teach the stories - Roald Dahl. Matilda by Roald Dahl.pdf. Literature: "Matilda" by Roald Dahl. Global rating average: 0.0 out of 50.00.00.00.00.0 These sites include children’s book reviews and drawings, online quizzes, discussion questions, and suggested activities for the book “Matilda.”
There is a link to eThemes Resource on Author Study: Roald Dahl. Grades Links. Coraline.