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Writing a Summary

This activity went really well in my class. It helps them learn to summarize an argumentative text. The thing I love about it is that it’s collaborative and gets students working together to learn summary writing instead of me standing in front and lecturing on it. Below is how I used this in my class:

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Conversation Hour: Movies

This is a conversation hour lesson plan that includes everything you'll need for a discussion on movies and the cinema. The packet includes a lesson plan, activity handouts, discussion questions, and a talking chart. 

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A Lesson on Topic Sentences

If you teach a class where writing is a focus, then you’ll most likely be covering topic sentences at some point. This post has a slide presentation that can help you introduce and your students learn all about writing clear topic sentences.

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Making Inferences

Help your students improve their reading skills with this complete lesson on making inference. The post includes lesson slides and a group activity handout

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Conversation Class: Travel and Survival Slides

These ESL conversation class lesson plans (including beautifully designed slides and handouts) on travel and survival are sure to get your adult ESL learners engaged and learning.

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First Week of Class Community Building Lesson Plan

I made these slides for my intermediate integrated skills course for this first week. The lead the class through all of the big first week tasks: building community, talking about course policies, learning names, etc. The slides also contain links to all handouts that you will need.

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