American and British English Comparison
In this American and British English comparison worksheet, learners match the 15 British English terms to their American equivalents.
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Events Leading to American Independence
Read about the such events as the Stamp Act, British taxes on colonies, and the Boston Massacre that led to the Independence of America from Britain. After reading this adapted article from USHistory.org, learners respond to four...
3rd - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Sophia’s War: A Tale of the Revolution Teaching Guide
Sophia's War, Avi's novel that tracks the adventures of Sophia Calderwood, a fictional character, as well as the true stories of British Major John Andre and General Benedict Arnold during the American Revolution, is the anchor text of...
5th - 9th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
5th Grade Historical Fiction: Solder's Letter
A picture is worth a thousand words, but sometimes a single word can go a long way as well. Practice making inferences about character traits with a letter written from the perspective of a soldier in the American Revolution.
5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Learning English: Level C Lesson 82
Examine word choice with your British English speakers. There are 20 example sentences to look at, and individuals must determine which of four choices best fits in the sentence. I wouldn't recommend this worksheet for American English...
3rd - Higher Ed English Language Arts
Clothing and Accessories
The difference between British and American accents and phrases can be confusing for beginning English learners. Clarify the ways to pronounce various nouns with a short grammar video, which focuses on articles of clothing and accessories.
1 min 3rd - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Picturing History: John Singleton Copley and British Portraiture
Students observe and compare 18th century British portraits with those made by John Singleton Copley. By conducting research they explore the cultural climate of the portraits in order to write a historically accurate story.
5th - 11th English Language Arts