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Lessons: Valentine's Day - February 14
Valentine's 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.
Here are this week's new resources:
Instant Workbook - Upper-Intermediate - "Sue them!"
think people sue each other too often? Look at this student's essay.
Writing, vocabulary and grammar. There are 7 exercises to do.
Instant Lesson - "Super Fridge"
In the Internet boom years,
no tech guru's vision was complete without a world in which we all owned a Web-connected
refrigerator that would automatically order fresh milk. Two years later, here
is the first real Internet refrigerator.
Intermediate Instant Lesson
- "More Bark Than Bite"
Dogs are probably much cleverer than
most people think, according to a new study. Scientists are convinced that dogs
can count and researchers at the University of California Davis say they try to
convey different messages through the pitch and pace of their barks.
Pre-Intermediate Instant Lesson - "A Posh Present"
be the new fashion of the year, something the well-off and the wannabe rich could
proudly show off in their homes. No, it's not an expensive glass sculpture or
an antique book - but a manhole cover from Vail, a posh Colorado ski resort.
Anna Grammar - Kinds of Adjectives in English
How many kinds of
adjectives are there in English?
Weekly Warmer - Topic Cards
This is a spoken fluency Warmer that you can use to arrange impromptu talks with
here to see the new resources.
Quote of the
"Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the
thought has found words." - Robert Frost.