Here are more new lessons, as usual, plus we've put together a selection
of lessons that will be useful around Valentines Day.
Valentines Day - February 14
Valentines Day is quickly approaching. You
can access our selection of lessons, Warmers and Instant Workbook exercises by
clicking below, or logging into the Teachers' Room and clicking on "Featured
Lessons" in the left hand menu.
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about these resources.
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Here are this week's new resources:
Instant Workbook - Pre-Intermediate - "The history of Valentine's Day"
Do you know who Valentine was? Listen and find out. Then practise using adjectives
in the right order. There are 6 exercises for you to do.
and grammar - adjective order.
Upper-Intermediate Instant Lesson -
"Australians Slip Slop Slap"
Helen Lawton-French remembers her
childhood in Australia as a haze of sunshine, with weekends spent basking in the
sun to get the perfect tan. But 20 years later, she's paying the price for her
years of sun worship, joining the 280,000 Australians diagnosed with skin cancer
Pre-Intermediate Instant Lesson - "Chimney Sweep"
It may work for Santa Claus but one Texan found that going down the chimney was
no way to enter a home after he became stuck.
Elementary Instant Lesson
- "No excuses!"
"The dog ate my homework." If students
at a Houston middle school say this to their teachers, their parents may be asked
to go to court.
Anna Grammar - "I like reading" and "I
like to read."
What's the difference between "I like reading"
and "I like to read"?
Weekly Warmer - Eavesdropping
This fun conversation warmer asks students to not only make small talk but to
eavesdrop as well.
the new resources here.
Quote of the week:
"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing
which ones to keep." - Scott Adams.