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In this D'Nealian handwriting:  English and Spanish numbers 1-15 worksheet, students say the number, trace the numeral and the number word and write the number word in English and Spanish from 1-15.
In this resource worksheet, students examine the differences between American and British English. They look at the use of things such as the present perfect, possessives, vocabulary, and the verb, "got." There are no questions associated with this resource.
Ninth graders examine the different misspelled words in the English language. In this English lesson, 9th graders read an article and answer guided reading questions. Students write an email to their teacher about what they have read.
Explore the history and scope of the English language with this presentation. With discussion points on the roots of English, its various forms around the world, and its status as a global language, this slide show would be a good resource for your linguistics class or any lecture that studies the foundations of the English language. It is based on The Story of English by Robery McCrum, William Cran, and Robert MacNeil.
Here is a neat way to promote independence in your learners with dyslexia. Learners can access this resource for quick tips in writing complete, grammatically correct sentences. It's like a cheat sheet kids can use on their own. To accommodate learners with more severe disabilities, the website also includes an audio version of the suggested tips.
In this English history timeline worksheet, learners explore major historical events that occurred in Great Britain between 1066 and 1500.
In this English Monarchy worksheet, students read a 2 page article on the history if the English Monarchy, answer 3 questions with multiple choice answers, fill in 4 blanks to complete 4 facts and determine if 3 statements are true or false.
In this English worksheet, students complete short answer questions on the stereotypes of English people. Students complete 20 questions.
Studying the history, influences, and cognates of the English language, this presentation provides students in linguistics and language classes with several charts of information on cognates from languages around the world. The slideshow compares many common words in English as well as comparing English names with names in other languages. A discussion on English as a global language is interesting and informative as well.
An overview of the development of English as a global language fills out these slides. Beginning with statistics regarding how much of the world speaks English and to what capacity, a brief history is then given mostly pertaining to WWII and the spread of American English. Interesting points are made, though some references are not explained. Use in addition to a conversation about globalized English and language development. 
Follow the development of the English language from its Anglo-Saxon roots. Various Germanic, Roman, and French words helped form our English vocabulary and are incorporated into this quiz. See how well you know the beginnings of English words with 10 multiple-choice questions.
Everything you wanted to know about the history of English literature and language but were afraid to ask. From Beowulf to Canterbury Tales, the Knights of the Round Table to Robin Hood, Addison, Fielding, Shakespeare, Swift, and many more are all featured in an overview appropriate for a high school or college level survey of English literature.
Our favorite panda is back to help your class learn English. They learn the word breakfast, egg, fork, spoon, yogurt, and more, while watching little kids eat. Each vocabulary word is repeated several times to help learners acquirenew vocabulary. All vocabulary terms are repeated at the end of the video. Encourage your youngsters to repeat the words!
This language learning lesson presents several different reading and writing techniques to expand your learner's English knowledge. Young writers complete mini writing lessons while developing comfort in a writing environment. Included are links to great resources designed especially for English Language Learners.
Students examine the story of Pocahontas. In this early American history lesson, students use primary and secondary sources to gather clues about the interactions between the English settlers and the Native Americans. The activities are differentiated to address a diverse class with varying levels of background knowledge and reading proficiency.  
Students play a game in teams to understand and compete with idiom and slang terms. In this idioms and slang lesson plan, students learn English terms in slang and idioms.
Eleventh graders role play a scenario where they have to make a decision. In this english lesson, 11th graders interpret graphs. They research about the life of different historical figures.
Sixth graders write a historical fiction narrative. In this interdisciplinary lesson, 6th graders read the historical fiction Henry Spelman: The Powhatan Indians' English Boy. Students write a piece from the point of view of the main character of the story.
In this ESL writing lesson, students write a short article in English about a subject they choose using correct grammar and punctuation. Their articles are then posted as blogs online.
Students research origins of common English word and phrases. They listen to Chaucer, and Robert Frost and use the Internet to research migratory patterns that influence American English.