5 TED-Ed Lessons for book lovers When did novels stop being novel? Do comic books belong in school? How do you make a pop-up book, anyway? If you love books, then this playlist is for you. Watch the 5 TED-Ed Lessons below: Book Reports These resources are meant for teaching the parts of a book or story such as title, setting, characters, plot, climax, resolution, literary devices, and criticism. The resources are intended for elementary or possibly middle school students, both regular and ESL. Book Reports Templates: A collection of book report templates with different graphics to keep it interesting. The template contains room for title, author, setting, characters, character description, plot, and climax and resolution. Book Report Template 1 Book Report Template 2
Verb Tenses Worksheets "What a comprehensive site! I espcially like your verb tenses worksheets. They allow my students to really practice all the many variations. Thanks very much for your help." -- Lilliana V., Distrito Federal, Mexico, 10/28/11 Oxford City Council praised for introducing gender neutral 'MX' title on paperwork One of the country’s biggest councils has been praised for introducing gender neutral titles on forms. Oxford City Council told The Independent it has approved plans to include ‘Mx’ as an option on paperwork, alongside traditional terms such as Miss, Ms, Mrs and Mr. The change was made following recommendations from the council’s Equality and Diversity Group as a means of making the council more trans-inclusive; including non-binary people who can prefer the ‘Mx’ title as it does not denote a gender.
Murder in the Classroom - Murder Mystery Game - Education of 21 Share Murder in the Classroom - Murder Mystery Game Description Teaching Plot Structure through Short Stories ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us. If you've got lessons plans, videos, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you. More Find the latest in professional publications, learn new techniques and strategies, and find out how you can connect with other literacy professionals. ESL Vocabulary - Travel: Buying Tickets (list, definitions, sample sentences, and review worksheet) Fill in the blanks with a vocabulary word in the box below. 1. I always fly with the same ______________ because they give me frequent flyer miles*. 2. The __________ from China to the US is almost 12 hours long. 3.
Interactives . Elements of a Story Home | Catalog | About Us | Search | Contact Us | Site Map | © Annenberg Foundation 2016. All rights reserved. 10 Illustrated English Idioms That Will Make Your Life Easier For many people learning English for the first time it can be daunting and complex language to master. Lots of silent letters, complex spellings and odd expressions which often go over the heads of most non-English speakers. To make learning English a little easier, Irish illustrator Roisin Hahessy has created some wonderfully simple yet funny pictures to help make things a little clearer. She's also a part-time English teacher in Brazil so she uses the series to aid her students as well. Now whenever you hear any of these English idioms, thanks to Hahessy at least now you'll have a better idea of where the conversation is heading! Via Roisin Hahessy
US ELECTIONS in 2016 Republican Lindsey Graham quits 2016 race - 21 December 2015 "His departure leaves 12 main Republicans left in the contest, six weeks before the battle for each party's nomination begins in Iowa." (BBC) Republican Presidential Candidates Discuss Terrorism, National Security - Text + Audio + Video - 16 December 2015 "Final debate of the year took place less than two months before people in Iowa decide which candidate they support. The frontrunner, businessman Donald Trump, defended his plan to ban Muslims from entering the U.S., even American Muslims. Bush criticized Trump’s approach to politics."
Past Continuous Tense vs. Past Simple: Mysterious Stalker (ESL Video) Synopsis of English / ESL Video Watch the suspense thriller short about Elissa and the mysterious stalker & present the past continuous tense vs. past simple to students in a pre-intermediate level lesson. Title of English / ESL Video Elissa and the Mysterious Stalker