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LingualNet - Learning English Through Media. All Things Topics - Home. Teaching Ideas - Free lesson ideas, plans, activities and resources for use in the primary classroom. Super Teacher Tools. 50 000+ Free ESL, EFL worksheets made by teachers for teachers. LearnEnglishTeens. Online Reading Activities.

ESL Pronunciation Exercises Online. ESL Pronunciation Exercises Online Practice English pronunciation through IPA phonetics.

ESL Pronunciation Exercises Online

We offer free ESL Pronunciation Quizzes, Video Lessons. Intonation Exercises.Hit Back to Return Pronunciation TV - IPA Video Lessons Teach Kids to Read with Phonics - Materials for Teaching Phonics Vowel Sounds Self-Grading Pronunciation Exercises Phonetic Sounds Video Lessons - IPA Homonyms Self-Test Exercise Homonyms Interactive Crossword puzzle - Ex. Phonetic Teaching : Printable Worksheets Phonetic Videos , Mp3, Intonation & Ebooks Other Phonetics Materials Kids& Beginner Course Lessons - Lessons by courses Course 1 Lessons Unit intro – Alphabet & Phonics Resources. Aim: Teach letters of the alphabet Unit 1 – Greetings - Hello Aim: Teach basic greetings – Hello, Hi, Goodbye.

Unit 2 – What’s your name? Aim: To teach kids how to say their names. Unit 3 – How old are you? Aim: Teach kids how to say their age and learn numbers 1 to 5. Unit 4 – Numbers – How many? ESL Discussions: English Conversation Questions / Debates: Speaking Lesson Activities. Have Fun With English. Attributed to John Cleese: Her Sovereign Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will resume monarchical duties over all states, commonwealths and other territories.

Have Fun With English

(Except Utah, which she does not fancy.) Your new prime minister will appoint a minister for America without the need for further elections. Congress and the Senate will be disbanded. A questionnaire will be circulated next year to determine whether any of you noticed. 1. Using the same twenty seven words interspersed with filler noises such as "like" and "you know" is an unacceptable and inefficient form of communication. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. ESL Listening Comprehension Exercises: Movie clips to practice English. SECTION 1: Movie Clips Learning through media (movies, music, etc.) is one of the best ways to learn a new language.

ESL Listening Comprehension Exercises: Movie clips to practice English

The exercises below use movie clips to help you to better understand spoken English. Here's what you do: Click on the video you want to watch below.Watch the video, and pay attention to it! (You can pause and rewind the video.)Answer the listening comprehension questions below the video.Check your answers. By watching these videos you will: a) Learn real English vocabulary, as spoken by real native speakers. B) Practice and improve your listening skills and comprehension skills c) Learn proper pronunciation d) Learn useful English language expressions as well as phrases for conversation e) Feel that learning English can be fun! Games Zone - online English language games (learn English through games)

Reading Comprehension Worksheets. "Your reading comprehension materials are the best I've found on the web.

Reading Comprehension Worksheets

They are so thorough and comprehensive! My students and I have learned a lot from them. Thanks so much! " -- Susan B., Carter, KY. 03/21/12 Like these materials? On this page you will find our complete list of high quality reading comprehension worksheets created specially by our team for students in grade levels K-12. READTHEORYWorkbooks Visit our online store here! Our reading comprehension worksheets teach students to think critically, draw inferences, understand scope and global concepts, find or recall details, and infer the meaning of useful vocabulary words. © COPYRIGHT NOTICE: The below publications contain copyrighted work to be used by teachers in school or at home.

Teaching resources. Free Online Reading Comprehension Exercises. FunBrain.com - Word Confusion. English Language Arts: Writing Prompts/Journal Topics. What is...

English Language Arts: Writing Prompts/Journal Topics

What is something you dislike about yourself? What is something you do well? What is your favourite room in your home and why? What is a good neighbour? What is the worst thing parents can do to their children? What if... What would happen if you could fly whenever you wanted? Placement Tests. Below you can download placement tests to use with new students to analyse their level of English.

Placement Tests

The New Inside Out QUICK and FULL placement tests have been designed to be used for placing students into groups corresponding to the six levels of the series. Students with no previous knowledge of English at all would not normally be required to take either test. The tests are provided as Word documents, allowing you to tailor them to your specific needs.

Right click on the file below and select ‘Save’. Placement Test InstructionsFull Placement TestFull Placement Test Answer KeyQuick Placement TestQuick Placement Test Answer Key. English as a Second Language (ESL) Lesson plans & ideas for teachers: eslflow index & home page. Wordle - Beautiful Word Clouds. Learn Languages for Free with Music Videos, Lyrics and Karaoke! English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Dutch. Tülays IKT-sida. TeachThought - Learn better. The best free cultural & educational media on the web - Open Culture. Welcome to Flubaroo.

Game-based blended learning & classroom response system. Zaption - Interact & Learn with Video Lessons. Roligt glosförhör - Glosor.eu. Glosboken.se - Plugga glosor och språk online. Reading comprehension dice game.

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