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Writing a Thank You Letter Lesson

Writing a Thank You Letter Lesson

A PowerPoint lesson lasting about an hour teaching students how to write a thank you letter. The lesson includes fun starter, mind mapping activity, proofreading exercise as well as planning and writing tasks. Perfect for the end of year when you want learners to practise their writing skills ready for exams as well as thank our amazing support and teaching assistants. Using this lesson learners will be able to create a text they can actually use and give to someone they want to thank as well as reviewing valuable letter writing skills.This lesson is aimed at ESOL/ESOl/EFL/EAL learners but could equally be used with SLDD/ALD learners or entry level literacy learners. If you would like to see more of my resources please see my shop here:https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/islaflood?p=2

By islaflood

Elementary School Bundle

Elementary School Bundle

Are you looking for elementary teaching resources for ESL students? Are you looking for a way to boost your students reading, speaking and listening. This set of teaching resources will help you. Try them today.

By peterfogarty

ESL Bundle ESL Teaching Pack

ESL Bundle ESL Teaching Pack

A lovely collection of different ESL Teaching Resources to teach a wide range of ages and skills. There is something for everyone in this collection. You will be able to get your class talking!

By peterfogarty

Grammar Bundle - Part 1

Grammar Bundle - Part 1

I have built up a huge number of different grammar worksheets and books and so I have placed them into two different bundles. This is part 1 of 3 bundles. There are hundreds of different pages to try.

By peterfogarty

ESL Grammar and Spelling Bundle

ESL Grammar and Spelling Bundle

Are you looking for spell checking activities? Here some fun look, say, spell check writing activities and also a nice presentation about how to spot common mistakes in written English.

By peterfogarty

300 generic activities.  Create lessons in seconds!

300 generic activities. Create lessons in seconds!

Create lessons in seconds with this HUGE PowerPoint of animated lesson activities. There are HUNDREDS of templates that you can over-type in seconds to create engaging lesson material. Highly praised by John Simpkin of Spartacus Educational and Mark Warner of Teaching Ideas. I am very confident you will like this. If you do, please click on my profile to see my other popular resources. Thanks(This file also has a bank of PowerPoint timers - it's the most useful planning tool ever!) The size of the file should show you how much stuff there is! Without sounding overly confident - it's the best resource out there!Many thanksCopyright T.TaylorNOTE: Following its success in the summer sale, I have decided to keep the sale price - so grab a bargain! Used to be £5. Many thanks.

By whizzbangbang

Days, Months and Seasons

Days, Months and Seasons

The aim of this resources is to teach students the names and order of days, months and seasons in English. There are opportunities for ordering, cut and stick and writing.A front cover has been included if the making of a booklet is required.The words for some special days are included. They are New Year’s Day, Christmas, Chinese New Year, Eid and St Valentine’s Day.It is suggested that the internet can be used to find unknown information.At the end there is a chart for recording class birthdays, followed by a worksheet for recording the survey results. This has been produced for students who are new to English but it is also suitable for use with native English Speakers.

By mcgowanfg

Be Ready For Reading

Be Ready For Reading

Effective pre-reading skills are absolutely essential in language development. This delightfully illustrated 60 page activity book will allow young children to become familiar with names and sounds of letters of the alphabet in preparation for reading.Be Ready for Reading also includes number recognition, counting from 1 to 20, colour and shape recognition and matching and comparing activities.This is a Photocopy Master ebook (6o pages) and activity pages may be photocopied for use in the classroom. Our ebooks are in pdf format.Edubooks is an imprint of Ready-Ed Publications.Author: Kate Capone

By edubooks

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Funny test for April fools´ day

Funny test for April fools´ day

Here´s a funny test that works very well on April fools´ day . Go into the class, with a very serious face :Close your books, there´s an exam today!!! Hope you enjoy it!!!

By Olynj

Writing Spring Sentences, Questions and Answers.

Writing Spring Sentences, Questions and Answers.

This PDF file is for KS1 and EYFS.To improve writing the children must write sentences, questions and answers. Spring Theme of over 20 slides, some are colour, some black and white6 SPAG displays for working wallvariety of pupil worksheets about weather, animals, plants3 vocabulary sheetsA SPAG Tick Checklist

By teachercellar

Spring Bundle

Spring Bundle

5 different workbooks for KS1 PDF files and powerpoint presentations.Mental arithmetic tasks, Story Prompts, Life cycle of the frog and butterfly and writing Spring sentences, questions and answers. Save 43% when you buy this bundle.

By teachercellar

'Class win or fail' revision game. Suitable for everything!!

'Class win or fail' revision game. Suitable for everything!!

Hi,This is a creative and engaging game. There are 15 timed questions - they are all linked to the main slide. The purpose - if the class get 12 or more correct, they win the reward. If they get less than 12, they get the punishment!Be careful - each questions has a countdown timer!This is adaptable to any subject, for any age by simply over-typing the questions. This is the easiest and most engaging way to have a revision quiz!!EnjoyCopyright M Willetts

By Boosteration

Days, Months and Seasons Worksheets and Activities

Days, Months and Seasons Worksheets and Activities

The aim of this resources is to teach students the names and order of days, months and seasons in English. There are opportunities for ordering, cut and stick and writing.A front cover has been included if the making of a booklet is required.The words for some special days are included. They are New Year’s Day, Christmas, Chinese New Year, Eid and St Valentine’s Day.It is suggested that the internet can be used to find unknown information.At the end there is a chart for recording class birthdays, followed by a worksheet for recording the survey results. This has been produced for students who are new to English but it is also suitable for use with native English Speakers

By mcgowanfg

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ESL Super Bundle

ESL Super Bundle

Here are lots of different fun teaching resources for students who are learning to speak English as a second language, or for students who want to revise and improve their understanding of English. This is perfect for both an home or school setting.

By peterfogarty

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Compound Words Dominoes Spring themed

Compound Words Dominoes Spring themed

This is a colourful Spring themed Compound Word Dominoes Game. Students are to play in groups and match the cards end to end to form compound words. The cards are to be matched end to end by picture to picture for younger students or by word to picture for older readers. Page 3 is a reference guide for students to follow if they need the extra help. The compound words to be made include (but are not limited to): ladybug, raindrop, butterfly, rainbow, dragonfly, honeybee, grasshopper, and bullfrog. Six printing pages. For Grades 1-3.Nyla's Crafty Teaching

By TeacherNyla

Flag of Ireland / St. Patrick's Day Themed Pack

Flag of Ireland / St. Patrick's Day Themed Pack

Celebrate 'St. Patrick's Day' with this themed pack that includes colourful sets of cut-out borders, banner, lined paper and page borders for your games, drawing or any writing activities in the class and sudoku puzzles for fun. Also includes flag of Ireland days of the week, months of the year and sets of alphabet and numbers. Great to use to teach alphabet recognition, spelling and phonetics for pupils learning English as a second language. They can also be used for creating beautiful wall displays, attractive posters and colourful bulletin boards.

By jinkydabon

Holiday homework booklet - 10 tasks covering English and Maths.

Holiday homework booklet - 10 tasks covering English and Maths.

A simple booklet to print out and give kids over a short holiday. 10 activities, students could complete one per day for 10 days.Includes - wordsearches, sums (addition, subtraction, long multiplication), fractions, sentence writing, paragraph writing and alien message decoding.All are a recombination of my some of my other resources, so page numbers aren't in sequence.

By Tigerlearn