Osama Bin Laden Calls For a Truce (Easier Level)
Students read an article about a taped message from Osama bin Laden. They discuss the war on terror, write answers to sentence starters, answer questions about the article, complete a cloze activity, and write an essay.
12th - Higher Ed ESL & ELD 3 Views 2 Downloads
Discover the lovely story of Raimundo Arruda Sobrinho with your class. Over the course of the lesson, pupils practice descriptive writing, write short narratives, collaborate in small groups, watch a powerful short film about Raimundo,...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Tools for ESL Lesson Planning
Whether you are new to teaching language learners or an experienced pro you will find much to like in this massive tool kit. The 195-page packets contains teaching tips and tools, sample lesson plans and activities, worksheets and...
6th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
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...
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Understanding What Reading Is All About: Teaching Materials for Adult Basic Education Learners
Adult special education learners focus on literacy across 13 detailed lessons. They utilize real-life text interactions to learn about components of reading, word analysis, sight words, fluency, vocabulary, and spelling. There is also a...
10th - Higher Ed English Language Arts
How to Tell the Time in English
Students study English vocabulary related to time. In this EFL/ESL telling time instructional activity, students practice phrasing of time in English using a clock with a moveable face. Students make clocks. Students play a teacher made...
K - 12th English Language Arts
Same News, Different Stories
Learners compare the news angle, information sources and construction of different news reports about the death of Al Qaeda's leader in Iraq, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. They analyze how various media outlets report on a different news story.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History
How to Teach and Test New Vocabulary
Pupils are introduced to new vocabulary words and play a game to reinforce their meanings and usage. In this EFL instructional activity, students work in teams, they throw dice and the student with the higher number gets to answer a...
1st - Higher Ed English Language Arts
How to Write a Good Business E-Mail
Learners in an EFL/ESL program discover how to write a professional business e-mail. In this writing lesson, students review the correct way to write a business e-mail. They practice writing emails as a whole class and on their own.
12th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History