BusyTeacher.org Mobile In this exercise students are required to read about 5 unsolved serial murder cases and they simply have to fish for information from the article. The worksheet includes a key. (Source: An Updated Digital Differentiation Model Ten months ago I published a Digital Differentiation model on this blog. I've been using the model to guide the work I do each day and I've been sharing it via webinars and hands-on training sessions.Of course, ten months is a long time in the world of edtech, and I've added some new tools and resources to my personal teaching toolkit, so I decided it was time to update the model and tweak it just a bit. The original article and interactive graphic can still be found on this blog. Here is the new post:
The Bear Came Over the Mountain Fiona lived in her parents’ house, in the town where she and Grant went to university. It was a big, bay-windowed house that seemed to Grant both luxurious and disorderly, with rugs crooked on the floors and cup rings bitten into the table varnish. Her mother was Icelandic—a powerful woman with a froth of white hair and indignant far-left politics. The father was an important cardiologist, revered around the hospital but happily subservient at home, where he would listen to his wife’s strange tirades with an absentminded smile. Fiona had her own little car and a pile of cashmere sweaters, but she wasn’t in a sorority, and her mother’s political activity was probably the reason.
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Reading - Intermediate Reading Comprehension - "Learning English" Read this short text about learning English, then answer the multiple-choice questions. Exercise Number: 3R1 The Alien Story Read this story about a credible UFO sighting - and then put the pieces of the story into the correct order. Exercise Number: 3R2 Changes In Town Read how Jake's town has changed recently, then answer true/false questions. Octalysis: Complete Gamification Framework (This is the Gamification Framework that I am most known for. Within a year, it was translated into 9 different languages and became classic teaching literature in the gamification space in the US, Europe, Australia and South America.) Octalysis: Complete Gamification Framework Autumn: Listen A Minute.com: English Listening Lesson Autumn is such ______________________ of the year. Of course it is cool because the temperatures ______________________ summer. But it is also cool because it’s such a great time of the year. I love the changing ______________________ . The different autumn colours are one of nature’s most ______________________ . Sometimes I can’t stop looking at the mountains near my house.
If I Fits, I Sits: 23 Cats Proving They're Liquid 1 of 5 If I Fits, I Sits: 23 Cats Proving They're Liquid Dip If I Fits, I Sits: 23 Cats Proving They're Liquid The Useless Class It happens. You've enrolled in a completely useless class. You know the one. If you're in college you've probably announced to your friends, "I can't believe they're making me take this class." Or you tell your advisor, "I just need 3 more credits to graduate-- I'll take anything." Sometimes it's the only class in the time slot you have available.
English Articles for Upper-Intermediate and Advanced reading practice - interesting reading material This is a collection of articles written by Fullspate and intended to be interesting to read and equally interesting to discuss. Newer articles or revised articles are listed in the first section below. Older articles (presented with the older website styling) are listed in the archive section further down this page.