This Powerpoint was created for a beginner ESL/ENL class.
Features mostly real pictures/paintings such as:
- the 1939 painting by Grant Wood depicting Parson Weems and his fable of the cherry tree story.
- the 1851 painting of Washington Crossing the Delaware by Emanuel Leutze
-simple biography of Washington with pictures to facilitate comprehension.
- the fictitious story of the cherry tree
-one slide of vocabulary
-five slides of exercises that check for understanding such as: true/false, sentence completion, sequencing of events, speaking and writing activity choices.
Can easily be done on the whiteboard as a class or on student IPADS / tablets.