☆☆☆☆ Turn your students into talented weathermen! ☆☆☆☆
Here is a complete set of 22 worksheets to have your students play the role of the weatherman in your EFL classroom (a lesson designed for French beginners EFL students).
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This is a landform quiz that not only provides the definition of landforms, but pictures as well. This makes is great for ELL learners as well as low level learners who may not be able to read the definition, but can identify the landform by looking at a photograph. This quiz assesses the following
Step by step tried and true successful lesson plans to get your year off to a organized, meaningful, and terrific start no matter how chaotic things get outside your control during the first few days of school!!!
Landforms, Water forms, geography and more!! Perfect for ELLs! Activities to get your ELLs speaking, listening, reading and writing about geography related vocabulary. Landforms and water forms galore!! Use these task cards to help your students learn and review 10 different landforms and water
This is an assignment for the Human Geography class. Students are expected to create a U.S. population pyramid using the provided 2010 U.S. Census data and then write a paragraph analyzing the pyramid.
This assignment can be differentiated by asking students to find the data themselves. Additional
Teaching Social Studies and Science to newcomer and beginner English Language Learners is always a struggle. There aren't a lot of materials that accessible to them, and they frequently have even less background knowledge than the rest of the class. To get around that, I started writing pattern book
This ESL Lesson Plan includes:
- a numbered 5-paragraph 237-word text, about polar bears and their habitat in the Arctic and their feeding habits. (The topic of extinction is briefly mentioned; the text is written at a grade 5 reading level.)
- a list of 11 vocabulary words (which are underlined
This ESL lesson plan includes:
- a numbered 6-paragraph 345 word text (written at a grade 6 reading level) about polar bears, their habitat in the Arctic and their feeding habits; the topic of extinction is briefly mentioned.
- a list of 13 vocabulary words (which are underlined in the text);
- a s
This is a powerpoint presentation of 32 slides featuring many countries and their flags. Essential for ESL students learning the names of countries and nationalities of their citizens, as well as the flags of countries.
This is a bundled set of three lesson plans appropriate for students reading at between grade 5-8 levels. (My preview file only shows level 2).
The focus is on: (1) informational text, (2) vocabulary, (3) comprehension questions, and more.
Included also are internet assignments and a listening
This ESL lesson plan, written at a grade 7 reading level, includes:
- a 6-paragraph 387-word text about polar bears, their habitat in the Arctic and their feeding habits. The topic of extinction is briefly mentioned.
- a list of 14 vocabulary words from the text;
- a short list of Fast Facts and
In this activity, students have to fill out a form asking for information about a state that they choose. After gathering all their information, they put it into a power point so they can present it to the class.
This is a zipped file that includes the questions form and an example of what a finis
Full Title: (ESL Earth Science) Drawing a Map: Practice with Map Key, Scale, and Directions
This document was created for a class of L1.5-L2 high school ELLs. It reviews the basics of mapping such as scale, cardinal directions, and the importance of a map key.
I found that it was best to model the
Where is Japan? How does it look? Learn 10 popular countries, their location and country shape before playing an exciting multiple choice game to review.
What does it include?
22 pages spread over two files.
Do you need activities for your ESL Newcomers related to science and social studies? This is the item for you! This is great to use with your students who are learning English, focusing on biomes and landforms. The task cards are perfect for teaching the vocabulary, but also for playing Memory and G
This poetry activity is centered around Mexico with an acrostic format. The student is given a rhyming word bank. The scholar completes each couplet with the correct word from the word bank. It is a blended activity. Answer key included. Use it during Hispanic Heritage Month as a homework activity
This is a reading about the conservation and preservation movement within environmentalism. The reading is specifically designed for Spanish speaking students and has been translated into Spanish.
The reading clearly describes conservation and preservation, while explaining the differences between
ESL / ESOL reading and arts integration worksheet. Designed for English learners grades 9-11. This might also be effective for grades 2-3. Students use a word bank to fill in correct landforms and adjectives that describe them. Students further demonstrate reading comprehension by illustrating the
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This nice document has so much within just 2 Word Search puzzles, in order to help your students learn and/or review the abbreviations given to the states! Now, imagine what the full version has!
In this free version, you are able to print a sample and its answer ke
This lesson is designed for the first days of school in a predominantly English Language Learner class. It is for the teacher to see how ELL students can use language to show understanding in social studies content. The lesson has 4 stations, one for each segment of social studies: civics, geograph
A useful activity for ESL students (beginning and intermediate) to teach them how to prepare for an overseas trip, choosing a destination, using the internet to search for airfares, doing currency conversions, etc.
Complementing "Me on the Map," the hands-on geography project "My Place in the World," has kids create a visual representation of how we fit into the world.
Using a series of concentric circles to show the relative sizes of different geographic places, this simple
U.S. History Nonfiction Informational Text with 9 COMPLETE AMERICAN HISTORY UNITS (93 U.S. HISTORY LESSONS) AND 185 INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK ASSIGNMENTS. We've included a balanced mix of lower and higher-level hands-on Common Core-aligned activities to learn about American History from
North Carolina History is a State-Aligned Resource that uses Nonfictional Informational Text to teach students about Native Americans in North Carolina, Explorers, the North Carolina Colony, the French and Indian War, the American Revolution, Statehood, North Carolina's Government, and so much more!
This is a set of worksheets to help students in grades K-5 complete a research project on their family and native country. I use them with my K-5 ESL classes to publish a book about their heritage. It contains worksheets for Kinders, 1st-2nd grade, and 3rd-5th grade.
Geography Vocabulary Bundle! Make studying geography FUN in whole groups, partners, individually, or centers with meaningful, research based strategies! This is a pack of map skills, landforms and states and capitals geography cards. I made them to be used as flashcards or task cards. I originall
Aboriginal Groups of Canada is a snap shot of the six main cultural regions of Canada. Each Aboriginal group has a corresponding fact sheet. The students cut out each fact and glue them under the appropriate heading. A map provides the geographical awareness of the locations of cultural groups in Ca
Map Skills Word Wall! This is a set of 24 map skills vocabulary terms with pictures to post in your classroom on a map skills word wall or bulletin board. I’ve found that having the pictures alongside the words on my word wall has been especially helpful for my ELL students.
As you can see in t
Kentucky History is a State-Aligned Resource that uses Nonfiction Informational Text, a balanced mix of engaging hands-on activities and SEVENTEEN Interactive Notebook Assignments to teach students about Native Americans in Kentucky, Kentucky's Early Explorers, the American Revolution, Statehood, th
Discover the United States with these activity packets! Students can learn more about their own state or discover another state. This is also a great way for adult ESL students to learn more about this new country they call home!
I have used this activity by assigning each student a different state
Landform Vocabulary Trading Cards! This is a set of 24 landform vocabulary cards that you can use with your students when teaching geography. I created them to be used as flashcards or task cards and my students LOVE using them.
This Landform Vocabulary Trading Card Set includes:
• 24 landforms
These are great to supplement your geography unit. They are also helpful to ELL students during a front-loading activity. Print them on card stock and laminate them. As you go through the unit, add these to your Social Studies Word Wall or post them on the Social Studies bulletin board.
In these geography-related art lessons, students focus on shape, line, and texture to create representational abstract and stylized landscapes using three different media and a variety of art techniques. In each of these lessons, students are encouraged to look at the overall space of the compositio
This abbreviations activities product includes one page of teacher notes, 7 reference/instructional pages which include the abbreviations lists by category, 36 task cards with three distinct question types, an answer sheet, an answer key, black and white study sheets for students to take home, and v
This is an MI based lesson plan with a vocabulary PowerPoint. It includes:
* 3 levels of a vocabulary sheet that goes along with the mini-lesson PowerPoint with the same name. It includes ideas to connect to background knowledge and repetition of content using the MI Theory. The following vocabula
Washington State History is a State and Common Core aligned Resource that uses Nonfiction Informational Text, a balanced mix of engaging hands-on activities and FOURTEEN Interactive Notebook Assignments to teach students about Native Americans in Washington, Washington's Early Explorers, the Lewis a
This unit includes 16 sheets, 48 vocabulary words about Maps. I find these very helpful for my ELL students as well as all the students. You can print them out, cut and laminate them. They look beautiful around the room or just in a center.
Hope you enjoy!Maria
I got most of the pictures from micr
This Pacific West region booklet consists of ten half page worksheets that students complete and assemble as a mini-book. The booklet activities involving states and capitals, mapping, industries, agriculture, natural resources, places to visit, creative writing and more. A lesson guide is included
Are you teaching a unit on South America? Here is a fantastic 16-page writing center activity for your students to enjoy while learning about the Amazon Rainforest, a natural wonder in South America! This pack includes the informational text, picture promt, 4 graphic organizers scaffolding each task
Research project | Worksheets | Printable | Geography | Landforms
Landforms Research Project
This set has been designed to help students to develop their ability to do independent research from an early age and to learn about landforms in a fun and easy way.
It includes 27 pages, each page featur
This unit consists of two PowerPoint presentations and a quiz. The first PPT is a pre-assessment for the teacher to use in determining which words the students already know. The second PPT is a teaching tool for use in teaching vocabulary words such as map, globe, cardinal and intermediate direction
Spanish Map Skills Vocabulary Cards and Word Wall
This is a set of 24 map skills vocabulary cards in Spanish that you can use to boost your students vocabulary when teaching geography, especially in a bilingual classroom, or a dual-language or Spanish immersion program. I originally created them to
This is a pack of Spanish map skills, landforms and states and capitals geography cards. I made them to look like the trading cards I always see my students playing with. I originally created them to help my ELL students learn all of the vocabulary that comes with teaching geography and soon found
This reading passage covers what a region is and types of regions. It discusses climate and vegetation. On the practice, students will in graphic organizer about what determines a place's climate and definitions of region, climate, weather, vegetation, and precipitation.
This is great for lower lev
This geography related landscape collage art lesson focuses on the elements of art shape, color, and space. The use and consideration of negative space as a composition element is embedded in the activity.
This is a simple to teach lesson that requires very little preparation or planning. The inhe
This unit was created for my first grade class in Paraguay, South America.
The unit has lessons for 7-10 days. This is a great way to compare communities around the world. Perfect for ESL students!
Come and take a peek at Paraguay!
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