Owning Your English Board

Level: JHS, 1st -3rd
Grammar Point: Varies
Goal: Engage students outside of class on their own time, learn more about your students, reach out to students off the radar.
Preparation: 10 minutes every day
Class Time: 5 – 10 minutes (when introducing something new)
Materials: varies

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Busy Life

Level: SHS, 1st
Grammar Point: Vision Quest Lesson 3; tenses
Goal: An info-gap activity that gets students using tenses while s peaking
Preparation: 10 minutes
Class Time: 30 minutes
Materials: Worksheet

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Script to Screen

Level: SHS, 1st – 3rd
Grammar Point: any
Goal: To develop language application, using film as medium for context
Preparation: just to setup dvd-have scene selection menu up with scene already selected!
Class Time: full lesson
Materials: short script of scene used, dvd,projector and speakers

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You Must

Level: JHS, 3rd
Grammar Point: Sunshine 3-1 No, you must wait.
Goal: Learn difference between must, must not, and don’t have to.
Preparation: 10 minutes
Class Time: 40 minutes
Materials: Worksheet, pictures

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Five Finger Throwdown

 Level: ES, 1st-4th
Grammar Point: Numbers 1 -20
Goal: Have fun
Preparation: None.
Class Time: 5 – 20 minutes
Materials: fingers

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A Halloween Scary Story

Level: SHS, 1st
Grammar Point: Holiday Lesson – Past-tense focused
Goal: Memorizing Halloween vocabulary, practicing past tenses with story-writing
Class Time: 1 – 2 class periods
Materials: Flash cards with Halloween vocabulary, example story worksheet, blank sheets for writing stories, [POSSIBLY: props for performances!]

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Three Hint Quiz Surprise

Level: ES, 5th
Grammar Point: Hi Friends 1: Lesson 7 – What`s This?
Goal: To be able to ask and answer: “What`s This?
Preparation: 10 minutes
Class Time: 45 minutes
Materials: A3 paper, Hi Friends 1, Coloured pens/pencils

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