This set of activities will help your students get to know each other better through a fun discussion on pets and animals, help to build community in your classroom, and of course, allow students to practice English. This topic will really get your students talking, and you'll lots of interesting things about them.
Included is a whole-class interview, 14 beautiful photos of pets that can be used as flashcards, a writing activity based on the interview, and a suggested rubric for speaking assessments. The rubric is compatible with LINC and ESL programs using PBLA.
Also included for your convenience are an example lesson plan and examples of how to complete the interview and the writing activities.
These worksheets will get your students moving and talking and are specifically designed to allow students recycle key information, allowing for greater retention of material without seeming boring or repetitive.
LINC Instructors: these materials are designed for a CLB 3 or higher class, but you could use them in a stronger CLB 2 class.
As always, have a great class! Feedback is always appreciated. :)