Which variety of English should you speak? Ahead of UN English Language Day on 23 April, English language and linguistics specialist Dr Urszula Clark presents research on variations in the use of English and what these could mean for education policy and teachers of English. Her live-streamed British Council seminar is later today from 19:00 to 20:00 BST. You are what you speak: place of origin most important identity factor Pedagogiskt Centrum >Ladda hem Pedagogical and Didactical Centre created this game by commission from The Living History Forum, as a part of a three-game series about history, nationalism and reconciliation. The game is a classroom format role play where the participants play four different families in the Village. Speech Bubbles Photo stock libre Public Domain Pictures.net created by Bobek Ltd. Copyright 2007 - 2015 by Bobek Ltd. Registered in England and Wales No. 5951382 Public Domain Pictures.net created by Bobek Ltd. Copyright 2007 - 2015 by Bobek Ltd. Registered in England and Wales No. 5951382
Classroom Timers - Fun Timers We've decided to put our new fun timers, and timers for classrooms into a nice sub-section. These are great timers for children, or maybe meetings, or anything really. They just add some extra fun to the usual countdown timers :-) Swedish Maths Teaching Resources Where applicable, use the links to download Swedish versions of resources. Maths Resources in Swedish Shapes display banner (Ref: SB3725) Colourful printable banner for your (2D) ‘Shapes’ display. 3D shape posters (Ref: SB1199) A set of 7 A4-sized printable posters featuring common 3D shapes. Values to 6 bingo (Ref: SB7990) A set of bingo boards and matching cards with values from 1 to 6 represented in different ways.
More Than a Game: 6 Great Uses for Scrabble in the ESL Classroom What game is produced in twenty-nine different languages, has sold over 150 million copies worldwide and four thousand clubs all its own? It is Scrabble. This word game was created by Alfred Butts in 1948 and has become a worldwide phenomenon. 45 ways to avoid using the word 'very' Three Telling Quotes About 'Very' Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very;’ your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be. ~Mark Twain'Very' is the most useless word in the English language and can always come out. Dinosaur Coloring Pages Raawr! Dinosaur coloring pages are here! T-rex, Triceratops, STEGOSAURUS (...) coloring pages PDF One of the more fun things with dinosaurs is we don't and can't know what color they were (I would like mine pink thank you) so there is no going wrong when coloring these.These are just some of the kids favourite dinosaurs - tyrannosaurus, triceratops, brontosaurs and stegosaurus.
Free ESL worksheets, ESL printables, English grammar handouts, free printable tests IMPORTANT: The worksheets are for classroom/home use only. WE DO NOT ALLOW THE REPOSTING OF ANY OF OUR WORKSHEETS ONLINE. If you plan to share any of our content, please review our content policy first. WRITING SKILLS (for advanced/native speakers):Commonly confused/misspelled words 1Commonly confused/misspelled words 2Commonly confused/misspelled words 3Commonly confused/misspelled words 4Using commas 1Using commas 2Using commas 3English prefixes and suffixes 1 NEWEnglish prefixes and suffixes 2 NEWEnglish prefixes and suffixes 3 NEWCapitalization 1Capitalization 2Capitalization 3Which part of speech?
Guess My Rule Game This function machine game was created to give students practice in saying and writing the rule, given an input/output table. One student has the rule which the other student has to guess. The guesser records an input number in the table. The rule person must apply the rule and tell the output number. Student pairs repeat this until the guesser correctly identifies the rule by saying and writing it. Students then switch places and repeat the activity.
20 Teen and Tween Conversation Starters How was your day? Fine. How was school? Good.