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Lesson and Plan – Developing Digital Literacies in ESL Learning - Creating an e-Portfolio

Lesson and Plan – Developing Digital Literacies in ESL Learning - Creating an e-Portfolio

This lesson is designed for advanced, pre-tertiary, and tertiary ESL learners and will enable them to create an e-Portfolio to expand on and advance their approaches to English language learning. It will help them identify taken-for-granted language skills and involve them in enjoyable, contemporary and relevant social learning activities. It has an adaptable timeframe. The lesson includes a content and suitability explanation, a printable three-page classroom handout, a student guide for creating an e-portfolio, and a narrative-based written assessment task. A classroom activity structure and suggested lesson plan for a four hour session, with a breakdown of activities and related objectives, resource suggestions, learning foci and evaluation, is also included. This lesson requires the teacher to source contemporary examples of portfolios and e-portfolios for in-class discussion. Students are encouraged to keep a self-observation diary or user log.
lisamcdonald03
Elon Musk's success story - Reading Comprehension Worksheet/Vocabulary Worksheet

Elon Musk's success story - Reading Comprehension Worksheet/Vocabulary Worksheet

This worksheet is the success story of one of the most renowned 21st century entrepreneurs, Elon Musk. Teachers can hand out this worksheet for students to have the chance to find out more about this contemporary innovator. Teachers can also assess comprehension skills through the comprehension exercises and solidify new vocabulary acquisition through fun and interesting vocabulary exercises.
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Football Language Podcast: 2017 Women’s European Championship

Football Language Podcast: 2017 Women’s European Championship

Welcome back to the new season of football language podcasts from Languagecaster – this is our 11th year. This weekend sees the start of some of the European football leagues, the Community Shield in England and of course the final of the Women’s European Championship in the Netherlands and we’ll be looking ahead to those games in this week’s show. We’ll also be explaining some football words and phrases – the verb to fancy, the phrase financial fair play and the nickname the Lionesses – asking a quiz question and of course talking about our predictions for the big games from this weekend. There is also a transcript for those who wish to practise their reading and listening skills
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Three Little Pigs - Media/English/Fairy Tales/Adaptations/Newspapers

Three Little Pigs - Media/English/Fairy Tales/Adaptations/Newspapers

Using The Three Little Pigs as inspiration for this Media bundle, you'll find all you need to cover key terms such as adaptations and stereotypes. Please allow 3-5 hours to cover all material attached. Included: x3 PPTS Embedded videos (links in notes); sample sentence starts, differentiated activities - must,could, should approach. Students will consider the changing nature of how we view and interact with news stories today. Lessons will encourage speaking and listening. Students will also work on their writing skills, with a particular focus on their functional writing skills. I usually follow these lessons up with a segment on Fake News and I'm currently working on developing a bundle for that topic.
LouiseBDaly
Advertising Guerilla Marketing

Advertising Guerilla Marketing

These lesson explores how guerilla marketing works in the form of tv and print adverts. There's the potential to create further lessons by examining how each set of adverts could be adapted to suit alternative media. Students will work on their Point, Quote, Explain responses. Slides also include sentence starts in order to answer questions. Lesson 3 explores past exam questions using print advertisements. In this way you can assess students' knowledge and understanding of 'guerilla advertising.' Slides allow students to self assess or peer assess their answers. After you download and use this material, why not leave a review and let me know how to improve this resource. Remember - downloading the bundle saves both time and money!
LouiseBDaly
Advertising - Guerilla Marketing 2 TV adverts

Advertising - Guerilla Marketing 2 TV adverts

This lesson explores how guerilla marketing works in the form of television adverts. (There's also scope to look at how this particular advertising campaign could be used online). Students will work on their Point, Quote, Explain responses. Slides also include sentence starts in order to answer questions. After you download and use this material, why not leave a review and let me know how to improve this resource. Don't forget to download lesson 3. This explores past exam questions using print advertisements. In this way you can assess students' knowledge and understanding of 'guerilla advertising.'
LouiseBDaly
Advertising - Guerilla Marketing An Introduction

Advertising - Guerilla Marketing An Introduction

As part of a media studies module students explore different forms of advertising. This lesson allows students to define the term 'Guerrilla Marketing' while also exploring examples. Plenty of opportunities within this lesson for speaking and listening activities. If you like this lesson, why not add lesson 2 and 3 to your basket? Or head on over to my shop to purchase the bundle and make big savings today!
LouiseBDaly
Three Little Pigs- L2 - Alternatives to Newspapers

Three Little Pigs- L2 - Alternatives to Newspapers

This lesson builds on the previous lesson. Here students explore how we share and shape the news today. Students are required to think at a higher level as they consider the types of questions journalists ask. Homework has been included. This could be changed to become a whole class activity, giving you two classes for the price of one! If you like this lesson, why not add the others in the pack to your cart?
LouiseBDaly
Three Little Pigs - L1 - Guardian Advert Tweeting News

Three Little Pigs - L1 - Guardian Advert Tweeting News

This complete lesson is differentiated using the 'must, should, could' approach. While this lesson was designed to be completed within 60 minutes, there is scope for it to be developed further. Students take on the roles of characters within the adapted version of the fairytale. Students will develop speaking and listening skills. This lesson is ideal for a media studies module and makes great use of the award winning Guardian Advert featuring the same modernised tale. If you like this lesson, then download the bundle today.
LouiseBDaly
Languagenut Lesson Plans and Resources - English / General - Unit 22 - Technology

Languagenut Lesson Plans and Resources - English / General - Unit 22 - Technology

Languagenut.com is a dynamic and engaging language learning resource offering a variety of games and activities to help students learn a foreign language, as well as an innovative tracking tool so teachers can set homework and monitor progress. These free lesson plans and resources are designed to help teachers get the most out of Languagenut. Each unit pack includes: - 7 engaging lesson plans (one for each 10-word section, plus a revision/sentence-building lesson for the end of the unit), written by qualified teachers and covering all 4 key skills - Ideas for adapting each lesson to suit your class, including extension activities, suggestions for differentiation, homework activities and substitutions for low-tech classrooms - Full timings and guidance for teachers to help you access all the resources easily - Printable resources to complement the lessons and save you time This unit pack is for Languagenut's Unit 22 - technology, covering mobile phones, computers, internet, games, music and videos. These lessons are designed to be used for teaching English as a foreign language, but can also be adapted for any language as the Languagenut curriculum has the same structure across languages. Looking for French, German or Spanish lesson plans? Check out our custom resources and plans for these languages, including specific teacher notes on grammar points for non-specialists!
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