History. Crime. Animals. Fairytales. Ireland. Britain. Malta. India. New Zealand. Australia. South Africa. Canada. The USA. Civil Rights. American History X. Utforska den engelskspråkiga världen. Arts & Culture. Information about health, growth, and emotions for teens: TeensHealth.org. Ciak! Teaching eSkills in the classroom. Syrian Journey: Choose your own escape route. The Syrian conflict has torn the country apart, leaving thousands dead and driving millions to flee their homes. Many seek refuge in neighbouring countries but others pay traffickers to take them to Europe - risking death, capture and deportation.
If you were fleeing Syria for Europe, what choices would you make for you and your family? Take our journey to understand the real dilemmas the refugees face. The routes, options and outcomes in this Syrian Journey feature were based on real stories uncovered by extensive research as part of a BBC Arabic digital project exploring migration from Syria. English-speaking countries. Have you ever wondered why you have to learn English at school?
Did you know that the world speaks English? Do you know how many countries in the world have English as an official language? First, you need to know the origins and history of the English language. English speaking countries. Magic Vocabulary Magic Vocabulary is an automatic generator of worksheets and games to teach vocabulary.
Just enter your list of words and this website will create bingo, dominoes, crossword, memory games, etc. High Quality ESL Lesson Plans - Free Samples - $26 Membership Be a better teacher! Hundreds of PDF lesson plans. Grammar, reading, vocabulary, speaking. All with comprehensive Teacher Notes included. Animated English Lessons for Children - Teach with the Best!
Visit English Speaking Countries. Travel guides to all your favourite destinations -The Official Globe Trekker Website. IfItWereMyHome.com. Canada A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown.
Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the south across an unfortified border. Canada faces the political challenges of meeting public demands for quality improvements in health care and education services, as well as responding to the particular concerns of predominantly francophone Quebec. Canada also aims to develop its diverse energy resources while maintaining its commitment to the environment. The land now occupied by Canada was first inhabited approximately 16,000 years ago by aboriginal peoples. The beginning of the 20th century saw Canada's early involvement in World War I due to British control of its foreign affairs. Lonely Planet. How Many Countries in the World. Now that is a question that's somewhat difficult to answer, as there is no one right answer.
Many sources offer different answers, and depending on the source, there are 189, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195 or 196 independent countries in the world today. NOTE: On Saturday, July 9, 2011, southern Sudan declared itself the independent country of South Sudan. This is the culmination of a six-year process that ended a long, brutal civil war that caused the deaths of millions. In many ways this is still a controversial event, and the country's status could possibly change in the future. As of May 1, 2008, the United Nations has 192 official members (including Montenegro and Serbia - the two newest nations). Most of the current World Almanacs use 193 countries, which is probably the best answer, but what about Kosovo?
A note regarding Greenland: It voted in favor of increased self-rule in November 2008 and acquired complete responsibility for internal affairs in June 2009. Websites if Worldwide Tourist Information Offices. The official site of Sweden. Strip the City. Fake air ticket. Civil Rights. Videos About 9/11. Next week marks the thirteenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
C-SPAN Classroom has organized a collection of videos about 9/11. The videos are intended for classroom use. The collection includes news footage from September 11, 2001 along with reflections on 9/11 from President Bush, Vice-President Cheney, New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, and President Obama. More resources for teaching about 9/11.Understanding 9/11: A Television Archive is hosted on The Internet Archive. It is an assembled collection of more than 3,000 hours of news footage from September 11, 2001 and the six days immediately following. Story Corps offers three animated stories of the real experiences of people affected by the events of 9/11. Larry Ferlazzo has an extensive list of resources for teaching about 9/11. Resources - UK films - Let's fight it together. World Today in Focus NEWS - elevexempel. News Broadcast - elevexempel. TED-Ed.
Besides, it’s a great source of idioms, set expressions and phrasal verbs. That’s how I would use it in class. 1. Tell the students that we’re going to study 7 new expressions (slides 2-4). Having introduced them, I’d ask some questions to use them in speech. 1. 2. 3. 4. Girls, Boys, and Media: A Gender and Digital Life Toolkit for Schools. Famous People English Lessons: Biographies and ESL Lesson Plans.