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Linking paragraphs in an essay -

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Advice on linking paragraphs in an essay in 4 quick steps with an exercise and 3 examples

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Saint George's Day - Lesson Activities, Quizzes and Worksheets

Saint George's Day - Lesson Activities, Quizzes and Worksheets | ESOL Mix | Scoop.it
St George's Day English lessons - English exercises and printable worksheets about Saint George's Day. Free ESL teaching materials and lesson activities for adult English students and young learners at all levels of English. Browse our site menus for hundreds more free interactive online ESL quizzes for students of English as a foreign language and young learners, and TEFL teaching materials.

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[New post] English Grammar Pill: How to use whether or if correctly (+ quick conditionals review). - sajeelasheikh1@gmail.com - Gmail

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Word Clouds for Predictions - Class Tech Tips

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"I’ve shared some ways that word clouds can be used in the classroom, and here’s another activity that works for all ages and subject areas.  Find a website that you are planning on sharing with students.  This could be an informational text on a science topic or simply a current events article.  Copy and paste the website URL into the online tool Tagxedo.  This website will create a word cloud using text from that website."


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Michael Westwood's curator insight, April 8, 2014 9:41 AM

This looks very engaging.

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Ten amazing practical jokes for April Fools Day

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Ten amazing practical jokes

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What Britain's county dialects can tell us about the national character

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Take a linguistic tour – a holus-bolus fidge-fadge, if you will – around some of Britain's most charming forgotten words

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Weather Vocabulary, for Beginners, ESL, Memory Game, sunny, windy, rainy, snowy, stormy

Practice Weather Vocabulary for Beginners with this ESL Memory Game (sunny, windy, rainy, snowy, stormy etc) . This game is also excellent for Vocabulary Teaching and Practice. ESL Learners and Teachers can use it to review English vocabulary or simply practice these words. This memory games has audio, images and text which makes it possible to practice spelling, reading, listening and word recognition. It is great for beginner and elementary ESL Lesson Plans

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Patrice McDonough's curator insight, May 16, 2014 8:22 AM

Nothing like the Memory Game format to inspire learners to remember vocabulary.  The interactive reward is visually rewarding.  Good for me to remember the basics when teaching Elementary Teachers.

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Rewordify - Understand what you read. It translates hard English into easier English

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Rewordify.com helps you understand more of what you read, faster. It translates hard English into easier English.

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Agora Abierta's curator insight, April 9, 2014 5:24 AM

Una herramienta muy útil para facilitar el reading

Ness Crouch's curator insight, August 25, 2014 5:55 AM

This looks interesting I wonder if I can use this to help students make their own glossaries?

Anna Bartosik's curator insight, August 9, 2015 8:21 AM

ESL students could use this instead of a dictionary in order to understand complicated texts

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A tour of the British Isles in accents - YouTube

Got the audio here - http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01slnp5 The person doing the voice is Andrew Jack who is a dialect coach.

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Pin for Math Awareness: 10 Math Pinterest Boards to Follow

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In April, I turn to the social media site to help build math awareness. Whether you are a math expert, a teacher, a parent, or anything in-between, check out these 10 boards to see how pinterest has helped create a new way to engage in mathematics.

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English Tourism Week - Madame Tussauds

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An intermediate online English lesson about Madam Tussauds, London's famous Waxworks Museum. Watch a video about this popular London tourist attraction, learn some useful new vocabulary, and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. 


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Does grammar make you tense? - Telegraph

Does grammar make you tense? - Telegraph | ESOL Mix | Scoop.it
It isn't only grammarians who are celebrating the new National Curriculum, foreign language teachers will also find the changes beneficial, says Sara Wernham

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10 of History’s Greatest Hoaxes | BestInfographics.co

10 of History’s Greatest Hoaxes | BestInfographics.co | ESOL Mix | Scoop.it
The history of hoaxes dates back to centuries ago. It seems that even prior to the invention of the Internet, hoaxes have been invented and too many people have

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English Grammar Pill: How to use whether or if correctly (+ quick conditionals review). | English with a Twist

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5 Infographics to Teach You How to Easily Create Infographics in PowerPoint - HubSpot

5 Infographics to Teach You How to Easily Create Infographics in PowerPoint - HubSpot | ESOL Mix | Scoop.it
5 infographics and free templates that will teach you how to easily create professional-looking infographics in PowerPoint.

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Elizabeth Brookfield's curator insight, April 8, 2014 5:34 AM

Some great ideas her for cost effective infographics

McSotos's curator insight, April 9, 2014 12:16 AM

Για τις μαθήτριες και μαθητές του ΒΈπιπέδου(χαχα)

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Mardi Gras in New Orleans

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A video listening activity for intermediate and advanced English learners. Watch a short video clip about preparing for Mardi Gras, and then complete a multiple choice quiz. 


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Sue Lyon-Jones's curator insight, March 4, 2014 4:01 AM

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Saint Patrick's Day

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Free online quizzes and worksheets about Saint Patrick's Day history and modern day celebrations, for adult English language students and young learners.


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Consumer Rights Day (March 15)

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Learn about your rights when buying electrical goods in the UK, and practise your English listening skills with this online multiple choice quiz.


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English Is Crazy! - YouTube

Seriously...the English language is insane. SUBSCRIBE! http://bit.ly/1eA5JCm Follow Me! http://bit.ly/15J7ube & http://bit.ly/18Lnfme Sources: Richard Ledere...

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March Birthdays - Einstein

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A listening and vocabulary lesson about Albert Einstein (Born March 14, 1879), for adult English language students and young learners.


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Sue Lyon-Jones's curator insight, March 14, 2014 5:15 AM

Useful for IELTS general listening practice.

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Free Technology for Teachers: The Oldest Living Things In the World

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"The Oldest Living Things In the World is a short video featuring images from Rachel Sussman's book, The Oldest Living Things In the World. The video features two dozen of Sussman's photographs along with her narration in which she explains the project. The video does a good job of highlighting the fragility of some of the world's oldest living things like lichen, coral, and microbial mats. The video is embedded below."


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April Fool's Day (April 1)

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Read about April Fool's Day, a fun tradition which involves playing tricks on people, and learn the difference between 'fun' and 'funny', two words that English learners often find confusing.


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How to Write an Essay Like the Pros (Infographic)

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This infographic illustrates the process of writing a good essay, important rules, and step-by-step instructions. It will also show you a few very common mistakes to look out for in student essays.

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The London Underground

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This free online quiz about London's underground rail network will help you improve your English. Watch a short video to listen for some specific information about The London Underground, try a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood, and review some useful new vocabulary. 


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