A PowerPoint presentation to introduce students to some basic information about the 2016 Presidential election and to be used as a springboard for discussion about the election.
Feel free to make adjustments based on your students and your teaching
These materials are intended to be used as a MovieTalk with this YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P7k2MkVYLDE
Materials included in this download:
• “Note to Teachers” document
• "Vocabulary Introduction" PPT presentation to
This is a set of materials for a MovieTalk in English to use with the video "Salt: A Thanksgiving Story" (See it on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1QC2_2l9ug).
This is a great MovieTalk to use at Thanksgiving time to teach ESL/EFL
This is a reading to accompany a MovieTalk with this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KHoVBK2EVE
The video and reading tells the story of the 1914 Christmas Truce, a true story of when the British and German soldiers in WWI ceased fighting
Students can use this graphic organizer to keep track of the suspects and clues when reading a mystery novel or story. The second page has a chart where students can write down new vocabulary words they encounter from the book.
I have used this
This is a short reading passage about Easter traditions in the United States. There are two versions: one for lower-level English learners, and one for intermediate-level English learners.
There are five true/false comprehension check questions and
Why did President George H.W. Bush wear colorful patterned socks to his wife's funeral? Students will read an article to find out.
This packet includes:
- A PowerPoint presentation with pictures and questions to get students thinking about the
This is a reading passage about the "Chicago Gun Share Program," which was a piece of art installed in the city of Chicago to raise awareness about gun violence in May 2018. The artwork resembled the city's bike sharing stations to show how easy it
This 4-page packet guides students in writing a "how-to" paragraph and prepares them for making an oral presentation to the class. Students need to write a paragraph giving instructions on how to do something.
This writing/oral presentation unit
This handout allows students to record the books they preview during a Book Pass activity. Doing a Book Pass helps students to see what books are available to them and determine which ones interest them the most.
This handout has been designed
These materials will help you to tell your students about the legend of Betsy Ross and the making of the first American flag.
The download includes:
- A reading passage (three different versions at different levels for ESL students)