Multimedia-English How to tell the time in English. Look under the KEY tab for the correction of the exercises at the end of the video. TELLING THE TIME 3:00 = It's three o'clock 3:15 = It's (a) quarter past three (or: it's three fifteen) 3:30 = It's half past three (or: it's three thirty)3:40 = It's twenty to four (or: it's three forty) 3:45 = It's (a) quarter to four (or: it's three forty-five) 3:05 = It's five past three (or: it's three o five) 3:25 = It's twenty-five past three (or: it's three twenty-five) 3:55 = It's five to four (or: it's three fifty-five) 3:12 = It's twelve minutes past three (or: it's three twelve) 3:27 = It's twenty-seven minutes past three (or: it's three twenty-seven) 3:48 = It's forty-eight minutes past three (or: it's three forty-eight)
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.
English Prepositions Exercises on Prepositions Prepositions are short words (on, in, to) that usually stand in front of nouns (sometimes also in front of gerund verbs). Even advanced learners of English find prepositions difficult, as a 1:1 translation is usually not possible. Maths Mental Maths Worksheets When a child practices mental maths maths becomes quicker and simpler = maths mastery! My girls look at their maths charts (mini office A5 maths) too much, so I made some fun worksheets for practice.
20 collaborative Google Apps activities for schools Google Apps are collaborative, which makes them highly powerful. They offer opportunities for students to engage unlike ever before. Here are 20 ideas. Google Apps is beginning to revolutionize education. With its highly collaborative, online/offline format — and its attractive price tag (free!) — many schools, businesses and other organizations are ditching their expensive, clunky software for this powerful suite of tools.
50 holiday activities for Teaching English We have loads of holiday related materials. Get a start on our Christmas page or in our resources. Also some nice full lessons in our Lessons In A Can or purchase hundreds of resources for the holidays in our store. Also you can subscribe to Digital Resources for one lifetime fee to get hundreds of thousands of lesson materials/ideas. However, since I'm busy making Christmas lists, thought I'd make a nice one to share with fellow teachers and inspire with a few things in my brain for teaching lessons related to Christmas.
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.
Idioms Idioms and idiomatic expressions An idiom is a group of words in current usage having a meaning that is not deducible from those of the individual words. For example, "to rain cats and dogs" - which means "to rain very heavily" - is an idiom; and "over the moon" - which means "extremely happy" - is another idiom. In both cases, you would have a hard time understanding the real meaning if you did not already know these idioms! Idioms Quizzes: Have fun and test your knowledge of English Idioms by doing some of our 480 Idioms Quiz Questions Idioms Forum: Ask questions about and discuss English idioms and sayings
Skip Counting Skip Counting by 2 and 5 – Worksheet Skip Counting by 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 – Worksheet Skip Counting by 10, 100 and 1000 – Worksheet Skip Counting by 6, 7, 8 and 9 – Worksheet Skip Counting by 2, 3, 4 and 5 – Worksheet Skip Counting by 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 – Two Worksheets Our Small-Town Idaho Life: CONSTRUCTION PAPER WREATH TUTORIAL I was shocked to see my blogger stats the last few days skyrocket with over 70,000 hits to THIS post alone (about paper wreaths of all things). I figured that if that many people are interested in such a thing, I might as well provide guidance on how to make them. Maybe it will help to ease the stream of e-mailed inquiries I've been getting. You need: 1.) one 9''x18'' sheet of green construction paper
English for kids A cool programme to learn English with the help of our Disney characters. On this programme, kids will learn about the weather and clothes. The adventures of the SamSam family and their friends carry on with the second episode. SamSam and his green friends decide to return and explore Mars.…