Production and Manufacturing Vocabulary This core vocabulary reference sheet provides key words and phrases in production and manufacturing. This vocabulary can be used in English for specific purposes classes as a starting point for including vocabulary study key to production and manufacturing. Teachers are often not equipped with the exact English terminology required in very specific trade sectors. For this reason, core vocabulary sheets go a long way in helping teachers provide adequate materials for students with English for Specific Purposes needs. The Best & Most Useful Free Student Hand-Outs Available Online – Help Me Find More This “Best” list is going to a very popular one that’s starting off short, but it’s going to be getting longer as time goes on. I thought it would be useful to me, and to others, to gather links to the best free downloadable student hand-outs that are simple and useful. Here is my criteria.
Funny Newspaper Generator with Your Own Picture Use this free online newspaper generator to create your own spoof newspaper articles. Just upload a photo and add your own text. Here’s an example of what your funny newspaper article will look like: The actual page will be full US letter size, and you can download it as a high quality pdf to print on your home printer. You can upload your own photo to use, and type your article (or copy one of our example funny articles from further down the page).
Flipping the Classroom for ESL learners Wired Contributing Editor Joshua Davis recently described a new breed of teachers who recognize “knowledge isn’t a commodity that’s delivered from teacher to student but something that emerges from the students’ own curiosity-fueled exploration.” For these teachers, the learning process often begins by asking students, “What do you want to learn?” Some are creating flipped classrooms, where students learn at home, at their own pace using resources like Khan Academy, and where classroom time is used to extend that learning in a much more personalized and collaborative way.
Hiromi’s Trip to Thailand – Episode 1: Making a Phone Call Download audio file (HiroThai1.mp3) Hiromi is a nursing student in Japan. Mark, from Australia, is her friend. They are not “together”, they are just friends. In this episode, Mark’s phone rings. Tools Vocabulary Word Bank Advertisement. EnchantedLearning.com is a user-supported site. As a bonus, site members have access to a banner-ad-free version of the site, with print-friendly pages.Click here to learn more. (Already a member? Click here.) More Word Lists
Elementary Level: Can or Could Worksheet Level 1B: Elementary >> Worksheets >> Worksheet that focuses on the difference between 'can' and 'could' when speaking about ability. For each of these sentences, choose either can or could. Be careful when deciding if the sentence is positive or negative. 1. I ______ sleep last night. Stories About People (Biographies) in Easy-to-Understand English There are 265 fifteen-minute MP3 files and 11 shorter MP3 files. That is about 66 hours of listening. Activists & People Important to Social Reform Betty Friedan - Women's RightsCesar Chavez - Labor ActivistFrederick Douglass - African-Americans's RightsJane Jacobs - Activist, Writer, Moral Thinker And EconomistLabor Leaders: Samuel Gompers, John L. Lewis, Walter Reuther, A. Philip Randolph, and Cesar ChavezMargaret Sanger - Led the Fight for Birth Control for WomenMartin Luther King, Jr. - Part 1- African-Americans's RightsMartin Luther King, Jr. - Part 2Molly BrownRosa Parks - - African-Americans's RightsSamuel Gompers - 'The Grand Old Man of Labor'Susan B.
January 2013 TC Quick Tip: 4 Websites for Tech-Savvy Teachers by Tara Arntsen Audience: All levels The Universal Cement Company – The Four Pillars of Society Hard Work Good Cement An Incentive Scheme Top Down Maintenance Details 1. Life is hard. Nothing comes easily. Do you agree? How do I get to the zoo? How do you get to the zoo? Vocabulary I. Choose the proper option. The Best Tools For Creating Fake “Stuff” For Learning The fake “stuff” I’m referring to in the headline includes newspaper articles, sports “trading cards,” iPhone conversations, Facebook pages etc. These can be used for conversation practice, to create reports on historical figures (or on natural disasters or on just about anything) and for numerous other learning activities. Here are my choices for The Best Tools For Creating Fake “Stuff” For Learning: Boy, this could be a great tool to help English Language Learner students practice writing and reading dialogue — FakeiPhoneText lets you create a text conversation that looks like the real thing and give you a unique url address of your creation.
Civil Rights Movement Timeline (14th Amendment, 1964 Act, Human Rights Law) Jan. 23 The 24th Amendment abolishes the poll tax, which originally had been instituted in 11 southern states after Reconstruction to make it difficult for poor blacks to vote. Summer The Council of Federated Organizations (COFO), a network of civil rights groups that includes CORE and SNCC, launches a massive effort to register black voters during what becomes known as the Freedom Summer. It also sends delegates to the Democratic National Convention to protest—and attempt to unseat—the official all-white Mississippi contingent. July 2
The Flipped Classroom More and more, you might hear about the flipped classroom. What is it? Well, the flipped classroom is a teaching model where students do traditional classroom activities, such as listen to lectures, at home via the Internet, resulting in more time for engaging practice activities in class.