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Teacher organisation poster

This one isn’t so much an activity for students as a method of signposting what everyone is supposed to be doing. The idea is you

Like, love, dislike and hate

In this activity¬†students use an info gap exercise to fill out a chart. The teacher should elicit or give one example of ‘like’ with the

Graphic organizer for describing hair

This is an exercise for increasing vocabulary. The students place the words into the boxes and then use the organizer to create sentences.

Creative Writing Teacher’s Guide

Today I have a little something different for everyone. This is a teacher’s guide I produced. The aim of the handout is to enable teachers

Countries and flags

So, I am officially halfway through my month challenge and I have to say it has been a lot more difficult then I expected. Coming

Sports and Hobbies

This is a quick exercise in which students are asked to identify a sport or a hobby from a a series of pictures and then

Format for Academic writing

This exercise gives a student a handout with 5 different formats of the same writing sample. Looking at the handout they must decide which format

Super hero

So this one is a writing exercise. Students write a story about one of four hero pictures provided by the teacher. The teacher can use

Future Activities

This is a nice little info gap exercise in which students ask about things people are planning in the future. It can be used with

Crazy animals

This is one of my all time favorite activities for pre-intermediate to intermediate learners. Students work in pairs first they look at three animals that

Poem

I found this Poem at the back of Carol Ann Tomlinson’s and Marcia B. Imbeau’s “leading and managing a differentiated classroom” (expect a full book

Sensation Star

This is more of a homework sheet then an in class activity.  Students write sentences about how the felt the first time they did something.