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TOC Video 2: How to Create a Linkable Table of Contents for Kindle

Second of two videos on how to create a table of contents on Kindle. It is easier than it seems!

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Colour Blindness Simulator. Useful for worksheets for students with this condition.

Use our Colour Blindness Simulator to reveal how your images may appear to users with a variety of colour blindness conditions.
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Mansa Musa, one of the wealthiest people who ever lived / subtitled. Good for superlatives practice

Mansa Musa, one of the wealthiest people who ever lived / subtitled. Good for superlatives practice | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/mansa-musa-one-of-the-wealthiest-people-who-ever-lived-jessica-smith Mansa Musa, the 14th century African king of...
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Life In A Day / Full film made for YouTube, with subtitles

Life In A Day is a historic film capturing for future generations what it was like to be alive on the 24th of July, 2010. Executive produced by Ridley Scott ...
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Grammar: putting adjectives in order

Grammar: putting adjectives in order | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it
Many higher level coursebooks include a focus on adjective order. Here are some tips for providing practice in this confusing area.
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An often neglected but important bit.

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5 excelentes buscadores de iconos gratuitos y de libre uso

5 excelentes buscadores de iconos gratuitos y de libre uso | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it
Para todo tipo proyectos, particulamente, los que se realizan para la web, hace falta disponer de buenos catálogos gráficos de alta calidad. Por tal motivo
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What’s meditation and how to do it? | OXFORD CULTUREMANIA

What’s meditation and how to do it? | OXFORD CULTUREMANIA | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it
By Rosalind Photo credit: merwing✿little dear / Source / CC BY-NC-ND Nowadays lots of people are using meditation to help them feel calmer
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Mediterranean Roast Chicken Pasta | Jamie Oliver - YouTube

Jamie Oliver's channel is fantastic for quick, appealing, *subtitled* recipes. A2+ students will appreciate. 

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Paroles en l air (Palabras en el aire) Sylvain Vincendeau - YouTube

Film transmitido en el programa de Caloi (Caloi en su tinta)
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Silent movie. All levels. Try and think what's in the paper plane and/or write down your own message on the paper plane.

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Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheeran (LYRICS) Album Version - YouTube

Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheeran (LYRICS) Album Version *I do not own this music* "No copyright infringement intended.
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Nice song to practice body parts A1-A2

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Future forms

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We have different ways of talking about the future. We often use going to (+ infinitive), the present continuous (to be + -ing) or will (+ infinitive). The structure we use depends on the function of
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Grammar snacks for presentations and / or revision.

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BBC Learning English - Course: lower intermediate / Unit 1 / Grammar Reference

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A very useful reference site for students' revisions or quick notes.

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fun idea for a treasure hunt / No Bake Chocolate Brownies | Lorraine Pascale - YouTube

fun idea for a treasure hunt / No Bake Chocolate Brownies | Lorraine Pascale - YouTube | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it
Sweet, gooey, chocolatey brownies that are vegan, gluten, dairy AND refined sugar free! Lorraine Pascale’s raw recipe uses a surprise ingredient to guarantee...
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Penguins: Popularity, peril and poop / subtitled in various languages

Penguins: Popularity, peril and poop / subtitled in various languages | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-popularity-plight-and-poop-of-penguins-dyan-denapoli Penguins are odd birds. For one, they cannot fly (but th...
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Football physics: The "impossible" free kick / For CLIL students B1/B2

Football physics: The "impossible" free kick / For CLIL students B1/B2 | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/football-physics-the-impossible-free-kick-erez-garty In 1997, Brazilian football player Roberto Carlos set up for...
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Space Hygiene: Showering in Space - YouTube

Astronaut Mike Fossum demonstrates how to shower in space.
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This is pretty funny and has subtitles. A2. 

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Language Games – Macmillan Dictionary

Our interactive language games are intended to improve language skills and help English language learners.
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A funky way to practice irregular verbs A1+ 

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How green are you?

How green are you? | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it
Topic: Being greenAge: Teenage/adultLevel: A2+Timing: 60-90 minutesAims:
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More activities on the environment/ the present perfect. a2+

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About the Earth

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About the Earth
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A fun quiz for practicing the superlatives. Could be fun for Earth Day and a nice starter/filler to the "Your life on Earth" activity http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20141016-your-life-on-earth?ocid=socialflow_twitter  on BBC website. A2 level. 

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Oktapodi (2007) - Oscar 2009 Animated Short Film - YouTube

http://www.oktapodi.com/ http://www.oktapodi.com/makingof/ How adorable are these octopi? In Oktapodi, these two cuties help each other escape the clutches o...
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Very short silent film. Take notes and try and re-tell the story of the octopuses with as many details as you can. (A2+)

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Peggo - YouTube to MP3 Converter, Internet DVR

Convert your favorite YouTube videos and SoundCloud tracks to beautiful MP3s. Fast, free, and packed with great features. No registration required.
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a very simple way to download videos from the internet.

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Learn English through Audio Story: Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Level 0) - YouTube

Check out my blog for more videos with new words explanation: http://englishgradedreadersvideo.blogspot.com/2015/02/the-legend-of-sleepy-hollow-level.html Ic...
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A fantastic resource for reading in large classrooms. A1-A2

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Vocabulario de fútbol en españo, inglés y francés - Football vocabulary in Spanish, English and French

Vocabulario de fútbol en españo, inglés y francés - Football vocabulary in Spanish, English and French | Tools for Teaching English | Scoop.it

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Football vocabulary. Always handy for correcting student compositions :-)

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