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50states.com - States and Capitals. 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.

Project-based learning, the USA and Authentic Video in the EFL classroom

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. Welcome to USA for Kids.

Games and Activities about America. USA Geography - Map Game - Geography Online Games. "I stumbled upon your fun interactive geography games from a link on the Massachusetts Geographic Alliance Website.

USA Geography - Map Game - Geography Online Games

Since then, your games have become quite a hit with my competitive colleagues! " --Candice Gomes, Education Outreach Coordinator, Boston Public Library Sheppard Software's geography games were featured in the Boston Public Library's 2006 Exhibition on Mapping! American History Timeline: 1780-2010. A People's History of the United States. US. Usa - United States Map - Geography - Maps, States, Capitals, Flags, Presidents, Do You Know About US geography ? ....

United States Interactive Interactive Map – Click and Learn « USA Capitals Map Match Game - Geography Games For Kids. Place The State - Intermediate Online Learning. Wakko's 50 State Capitols with Lyrics/Subtitles. Test your geography knowledge - USA states. U.S: Geography, states, landmarks, maps, cities, population, laws, speeches. U.S.

U.S: Geography, states, landmarks, maps, cities, population, laws, speeches

States, Cities, History, Maps Year by Year: 1900–2015 Enter a year: Special Features Today in History: Gone With the Wind Games & Quizzes Citizenship Quiz | State Nicknames Quiz | U.S. US Geography for Kids Quizzes and Trivia. The United States - an intro for kids. Deconstructing History - Statue of Liberty.

White House (Deconstruction) Deconstructing History - The Golden Gate Bridge. Deconstructing History - The Pentagon. Deconstructing History - American Flag. 582723011_padscreen0480x320.jpg (JPEG Image, 480 × 360 pixels) Explore the U.S.A. United States. PEOPLE & CULTURE Throughout its history, the United States has been a nation of immigrants.

United States

The population is diverse with people from all over the world seeking refuge and a better way of life. The country is divided into six regions: New England; the mid-Atlantic; the South; the Midwest; the Southwest, and the West. European settlers came to New England in search of religious freedom. U.S.A. Sightseeing Guide. 10 Top Tourist Attractions in the USA. As one of the largest and most diverse countries in the world, The United States boast an amazing amount of tourist destinations ranging from the skyscrapers of New York and Chicago, the natural wonders of Yellowstone and Alaska to the sunny beaches of California, Florida and Hawaii.

10 Top Tourist Attractions in the USA

With so many tourist attractions it’s tempting to list entire cities or even states, but in this top 10 I have tried to focus on specific attractions. 10White House The White House in Washington DC is the official residence and office of the President of the United States. It was built between 1792 and 1800 and first used by President John Adams. After the 9/11 attacks it has become more difficult to visit the White House and today tours are available only for groups of 10 or more and must be requested up to six months in advance through your member of Congress or your country’s US Ambassador. Where to Stay in Washington DC 9Denali National Park Where to Stay in Denali National Park | Denali National Park Guide. U.S: Geography, states, landmarks, maps, cities, population, laws, speeches.

Declaration of Independence 4 July 1776. Differences Between American and British English. By Kenneth Beare While there are certainly many more varieties of English, American English and British English are the two varieties that are taught in most ESL/EFL programs.

Differences Between American and British English

Generally, it is agreed that no one version is "correct" however, there are certainly preferences in use. The three major differences between between American and British English are: Pronunciation - differences in both vowel and consonants, as well as stress and intonation Vocabulary - differences in nouns and verbs, especially phrasal verb usage Spelling - differences are generally found in certain prefix and suffix forms The most important rule of thumb is to try to be consistent in your usage. Use of the Present Perfect. » Ellen and Hugh Laurie compare British and American slang; how many can you get right? Project-based learning, the USA and Authentic Video in the EFL classroom. DiscoverAmerica l USA Travel Guides & Photos. Mias klassrum. Games and Activities about America.

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