ESL Beginners Lessons: School People & Locations Unit

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Your ESL newcomers will quickly become more comfortable with the people and locations around them with these ESL beginners lessons. This secondary education unit can be used on-site, online, or in the hybrid model of teaching. The digital resources included are compatible with Google Classroom.

This is the third unit I teach with my newcomers. The unit takes a little over 3 weeks. I teach it in nine 80 minute block periods, but you can easily make adjustments to fit your students’ needs. Please click here to find over a year's worth of lesson plans in 11 units, including this unit.

What you receive with this purchase:

* ESL for Beginners Lesson Plans (9 pages)

* Document with Digital links (1 page)

* School Word Wall (9 pages)

* ESL Flashcards Printable - Color, B/W, Key, Credits (10 pages)

* ESL Beginners Worksheets & Test (21 pages)

* ESL Beginners Worksheets & Test KEY (21 pages)

* Digital ESL Beginners Worksheets & Test (21 pages)

* ESL Bell Ringers - 11 Slides plus 11 Keys & Bell Work Worksheet for students (22 slides, 2 pages)

* Digital ESL Bell Ringers - (11 slides)

* ESL Fluency Practice and Rubric (2 pages)

Speaking, Listening, & Conversation Practice:

* Simple Present Tense Slideshow - ESL Speaking Activities Beginners (22 slides)

* Negative Sentences with Be-Verbs Slideshow - ESL Speaking Activities Beginners (19 slides)

* Creating Questions with Be-Verbs - ESL Questions for Conversation (24 slides)

* Do vs. Does Partner Activity - ESL Questions for Conversation (7 pages)

* Has vs. Have Board Game - ESL Student Game (8 pages)

This unit reviews pronouns, subject verb agreement, and using be-verbs in positive and negative sentences. It introduces questions using be-verbs, do & does, and has & have. The summative test includes vocabulary and grammar. In my following units, we continue to review and practice all grammar introduced in this unit as well as add new grammar.

Words or phrases included in flashcard set:

auditorium * hallway * library * lockers * office * science lab * bus driver * custodian * coach * librarian * counselor * secretary * technology specialist * principal * nurse * square * round * low * high * thick * thin * little * large * run * walk * meet * laugh * say * think * give

Basic Sentences Include:

** What day is today? Today is _________.

** How do you spell your first and last name? My name is spelled ________.

** Where do you live? I live in _______________.

** What is your email address? My email address is ____________.

** What subjects do you like? I like ___________ and ___________.  

I have written more details about this unit on my blog. Check it out!

--- All ESL Newcomer Units in my Shop ---

FULL 11 Unit Curriculum at 25% off

Unit 1: Introduction to School 

Unit 2: Cafeteria & Restroom 

Unit 3: School People and Places (You are viewing this one!)

----- Units 1, 2, 3 @ 20% off

Unit 4: Your Day – Days, Time, Weather

Unit 5: Your Year - Months, Seasons, & Colors.

----- Units 4, 5 @ 20% off

Unit 6: Family

Unit 7: Home

----- Units 6, 7 @ 20% off

Unit 8: Face, Body, Illnesses, & Injuries

Unit 9: Clothing

----- Units 8, 9 @ 20% off

Unit 10: Food

Unit 11: Directions

----- Units 10, 11 @ 20% off

Total Pages
111 pages, 98 slides
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts, and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate.
Acquire and use accurately a range of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when encountering an unknown term important to comprehension or expression.


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