A.I. Experiments: Quick, Draw! Quick, Draw! Engelsk. The Newspaper Clipping Generator - Create your own fun newspaper. 25 English words that mean very different things in Britain and America. As the old adage famously goes: you say tom-MAY-toes, and I say tom-MAH-toes.
We should probably call the whole thing off, right? Ever since the might of the British Empire was expelled from the United States, ordinary folk from both sides of the pond have chuckled at each other's use of the English language and pronunciation. Engage Now - Student Interactions - teacher heath. Do you hear your students say things like: "No!
That's Wrong! " "What are you talking about? " "Stop being so bossy! " Students Learn MORE when they discover new ideas from each other. I created 4 posters to hang on the wall, model, practice and constantly refer to during lessons. 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.
Students watch a short film, write a story, and speak about a story. I would ask all teachers who use Film English to consider buying my book Film in Action as the royalties which I receive from sales help to keep the website completely free. Language level: Pre-intermediate (A2) –Intermediate (B1) Learner type: All ages. Pernilla's English Classroom: Peek of the week. I encounter students on a weekly basis who say "I hate reading" or "I just can't focus on a book" ...times are changing - a great deal - and it's a fact that teenagers are becoming more digitally literate, but unfortunately more BOOK illiterate.
I find this to be a necessary part of our digital evolution, however I also see it as a tragic part of a lost era where kids today are finding it hard to focus on a book, or anything else, for a longer period of time. I still remember the books that I read as a nerdy teenager, the books that became a part of my daily life, the books that still linger with me because I was sucked into them and could never leave them, books that haunted me, books that taught me a valuable lesson or two, books that made me realize that there was a different, mesmerizing, world outside of my own room, books that I need to recommend to anyone reading this.
Students practise vocabulary related to social media, watch a short film, and talk about Facebook. I would ask all teachers who use Film English to consider buying my book Film in Action as the royalties which I receive from sales help to keep the website completely free. Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2) Learner type:Teens and adults Time: 60 minutes Activity: Vocabulary work, watching a short film, and speaking Topic: Facebook. Growth mindset. Music Quiz VT 15 year 8. South Africa. Your task is to write a letter to the South African Government persuading them to let Nelson Mandela be released from jail.
You need to consider your GAP (Genre, Audience, Purpose). You need to write formally. You need to use the information that you have learned about Nelson Mandela to help shape your argument. Use the reminder grid for persuasive writing to help you. The letter should contain about 500 words. SaraBruun: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. "ESL English Listening and Reading Audiobooks". Arch of Triumph by Erich Maria Remarque It is 1939.
Despite a law banning him from performing surgery, Ravic —a German doctor and refugee living in Paris— has been treating some of the city’s most elite citizens. Forbidden to return to his own country, and dodging the everyday dangers of jail and deportation, Ravic manages to hang on —all the while searching for the Nazi who tortured him back in Germany. And though he’s given up on the possibility of love, life has a curious way of taking a turn toward the romantic. Paris - synonymous with elegance, good food, and love - is described so beautifully in the eyes of Ravic that by the middle of the book you could swear that you've been to Paris.
The 10b at Kant-Gymnasium Weil am Rhein proudly presents their weblog. CONVERSATIONS AT KCTS 9. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Storia Teaching Guide. Book Summary Arnold, aka Junior, introduces his hardscrabble life on the Spokane Indian reservation in the first chapter called The Black-Eye-of-the-Month Club.
Through his “absolutely true” diary, Arnold describes his impediments and vulnerabilities, the biggest of which is living on a reservation where he is a zero with a zero future. A pivotal conversation with a teacher spurs Arnold to make a daring life choice—to attend an all-white school miles from the reservation. His rocky start there, riddled with stereotypes and misunderstandings, slowly develops into surprising friendships and successes in academics and basketball. Meanwhile, his family life is shattered by deaths, poverty, and alcoholism. Aha det är så jag ska utveckla min text! Nu förstår jag precis hur jag ska skriva... Easy reading. The Island of all Together (CC) The Island of All Together. SaraBruun: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. Tea Consent (Clean)
Despite the evidence that the number of irregular verbs is declining in the English language, there is no danger they will disappear, and the struggle will continue. There are many attempts to find a shortcut in learning irregular verbs, yet with all the options and “magic tricks” available, learning these verbs requires much memorization, drilling and practice. Today I will show how I use the Battleship game to drill and practise irregular verbs in a fun way. Before the game: Each player will need two 10×10 grids – one with irregular verbs in each square, and one blank grid. Click the Grids to download them. The players then mark where they want to place their ships by circling rows, horizontally or vertically.
Each player’s fleet consists of the following ships: 1 aircraft carrier – 5 squares. The Twelve Memes of Christmas : a seasonal homework challenge. To keep your students busy over the holidays (if you have holidays in your teaching context, and if not you may just want to add a bit of seasonal fun to classes in December) and to practise some digital remix literacy, here's a little challenge.
As you can see, it's based on the carol, The Twelve Days of Christmas, and to introduce the challenge and get into the remixing mood, there's nowhere better to start than the song itself and some Youtube parodies. Susan Cain: Styrkan hos de introverta. Christmas Stories. Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays from American Literature! Enjoy Christmas with your family! Here are some favorite Christmas stories for you and your family to enjoy this holiday season. The Little Match Girl - Hans Christian Andersen. Jamila Lyiscott: 3 ways to speak English.
Forrest Gump. Robinson Crusoe. Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are. Sarah Kay: Om jag skulle få en dotter... Pernilla's English Classroom. Searching for Poetry in Prose. How to write BlackOutPoetry by @annikasjodahl. All Things Topics - Home.