English Teacher Resources
Build your pupils' mastery of the English language from the ground up with resources to help you teach the alphabet, reading skills, grammar, and everything in between.
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Who Invented English Anyway?
In these English lesson plans, students use video, the Internet and non-fiction essays to research the history of the English language. They write a short research paper and design a PowerPoint presentation showcasing their findings.
7th - 9th Language Arts 45 Views 147 Downloads
The English Roses
Students explore psychology by reading a children's book in class. In this bullying lesson, students read the story The English Roses and discuss the main characters, story and setting. Students identify the moments when the main character is being bullied and complete a worksheet demonstrating proper student behavior.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 16 Views 34 Downloads
English 101 Primer
Students experience their first college level English grammar and usage instructional activity. In this college level English instructional activity, students experience the college classroom atmosphere for the first time. They complete a worksheet that shows their command of the English language grammar and usage.
Higher Ed Language Arts 7 Views 22 Downloads
Giving Your Students English Names
Students participate in an English name change activity. In this English name lesson plan, students discuss English names and change their name to the root version from the English language. Students then pick their own names, complete a totem animal activity for animal names, and create a name based on a characteristic.
4th - 5th Language Arts 6 Views 7 Downloads
Better English Lessons: Grammar Skills, "If"
For this online interactive English skills worksheet, students respond to 20 multiple choice questions that require them to select the appropriate words to complete the sentences. Answers are scored immediately.
5th - 10th Language Arts 40 Views 126 Downloads
Studying English Abroad
Students explore what it might be like to study English in another country. In this ESL instructional activity, students complete several activities that represent what it might be like to experience learning the English language in another country, including reading an article, vocabulary and brainstorming.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 13 Views 6 Downloads
English Lessons for Today’s Diplomats!
Students read an article on the English language. In this ESL lesson, students explore the meaning of the term 'diplomatic English,' then complete several activities centered around the article. Activities include vocabulary, brainstorming, class discussion, writing an email and a quiz.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 14 Views 4 Downloads
Common Words that are Similar in Polish and English
In this foreign language worksheet, students discover that many Polish words are similar to those in English and the meanings can be guessed. Students read a chart of 220 Polish words and their English translations. Example: balon (balloon).
5th - 6th English Language Development 3 Views 5 Downloads
A “New English” in Chinua Achebe’s “Things Fall Apart”: A Common Core Exemplar
To examine the “New English” Chinua Achebe uses in Things Fall Apart, readers complete a series of worksheets that ask them to examine similes, proverbs, and African folktales contained in the novel. Individuals explain the meaning behind the comparison in the similes, identify proverbs explaining what they say about the values of Igbo society, and analyze African folktales.
9th - 12th Language Arts 17 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Keeping Your English Up to Date: Hoodie
Language is fluid, especially the English language. See how it is currently changing and will continue to change. Using the example of the term "hoodie," learners work through a week's worth of vocabulary, spelling, and critical thinking exercises.
7th - 12th English Language Development 43 Views 99 Downloads
Lesson 1: English-Indian Encounters
What did the English settlers think of the Native Americans inhabiting the Chesapeake region of the United States? Learners analyze a series of documents and images to determine the English perception of the local inhabitants. A great lesson including extension activities, additional related lessons, primary source documents, and images.
8th - 10th Social Studies & History 9 Views 61 Downloads