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Jayho

Australia



Greetings. I work with students of all ages. I LOVE my job and I LOVE this site. And, in case you hadn´t noticed, I love cats, too.

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Writing a Paragraph
This is a useful and practical worksheet for paragraph structure, revision and practice.
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 153


 
Debate Kit Part 2 (of 2)
Debate kit (Part 2 of 2) includes diagram, speech for chairperson, tips for speakers and adjudication sheet. Remember to download Part 1 of this kit for sheet student instructions and worksheet, vocabulary, list of topics, and procedure. Use this kit in conjunction with with my Debate PPT, Debate CONVERSATION CARDS and Debate CROSSWORD.
Level: intermediate
Age: 15-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 500


 
Conversation Cards
Use this set of 18 cards to practise the language function of making suggestions. Encourage your students to solve these problems using set phrases provided in my instructions. Includes a combination of serious and funny problems e.g. I can´t find my pet snake anywhere, my dog ate my essay, I´ve lost my wallet, there´s a spaceship in my garden .....
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 234


 
Adverbs of Frequency
Adverbs of Frequency. Includes examples and two activities. There is also a matching word search
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 71


 
WORLD FIRST: Tiny Town Bans Bottled Water
Extend your water/pollution/environment/community theme with this WORLD FIRST story of a tiny Australian town that has banned single-use bottled water. The reading includes vocabulary, prefixes, multiple choice questions, geography, advantages & disadvantages, personal opinion and individual creativity. Key included. Enjoy!
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 93


 
Conversation Cards
Use this set of 22 cards to practise conversational skills related to job seeking - includes resume, cover letter, negotiation skills, communication skills, networking, meeting deadlines and more. Includes spare cards.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 114


 
Australia (movie)
If you have young adults with an interest in Australia, Nicole Kidman or Hugh Jackman then this movie is a MUST. They will simply LOVE every moment of it. Use this word search to pre-teach the plot and some of the vocabulary. Enjoy!! **UPDATED 19Oct2010**
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 22


 
Conversation Cards
One of the many language functions in English is changing the subject. Place these cards face-up on the table. Students must change the subject using any phrase of their choice. When they have used it they must remove it and select another card. Use in conjunction with, or separate from, my other CC on Changing the Subject.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 59


 
Present Perfect Continuous: I´ve been waiting for a girl like you (Foreigner)
Listed as number 80 on the list of Greatest Songs of all Times this fantastic love song by eighties band FOREIGNER also features in video games. Ideal for reinforcing theory and pronunciation of contracted forms of "have + been + present participle". Teacher Tips on second page including FUN ideas.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 44


 
Conversation Cards
Use this set of 14 cards to discuss the characteristic of ´honesty´.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 75

 


Song: The FAST FOOD Song
Popular with students who LOVE fast food - you´ll have them boppin´ in the aisles! BRIGHTEN UP your topic of heathy eating. Teacher Tips at end. Use with my WS.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 106


Word Game: Valentine
This fun and attractive word building activity challenges students to find 2,3,4&5 letter words within the word ´valentine´. The final slide asks for a 6 letter word of the name of a capital city often called the city of love. Enjoy!

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 35


Story Writing Practice
ESL story writing practice tips. If you are seeking a PPT on story writing then look no further. This attractive and colourful 18 page PPT outlines key requirements when writing a story and includes examples and topics. Use it with the class or let your students work through it individually on their...

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 245


Understanding Newspaper Articles
PPT to facilitate understanding of newspapers/newspaper articles. Group discussion activities include: what is news; explore what-when-where-who-why-how for readers & publishers; what makes a newsworthy item; and, structure of a news article. See also matching wordsearch.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Downloads: 159


Writing a Book Review
Looking for a PPT on book reports? Then look no further. This attractive and colourful 18 page PPT outlines key requirements when writing a book review and includes examples. Use it with the class or let your students work through it individually on their own computer. Enjoy!

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 207


Alphabet Fruit & Vegetable Challenge
Challenge your students to find a fruit or vegetable for each letter of the alphabet. Do it individually, in pairs or teams. Make a poster and illustrate it. Enjoy! [Uploaded 5/12/09]

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 54


Word Game: PENCIL
This fun and attractive word building activity challenges students to find words within words, words with the same beginning and words with the same ending. It finishes on a creative note by asking students to write a poem. [Uploaded 9/8/09]

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 61


Alphabet Story Challenge
Challenge your students to write a story containing only 26 words in alphabetical order about a common theme - do it individually, in pairs or teams. Make a poster and illustrate it. Watch your students have heaps of fun and laughter using their English skills in a creative and imaginative way. E...

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 109


Our Spooky Halloween Night
Use this simple fun story to teach Halloween vocabulary to young students. Students must fill in missing words and guess what happens on next slide. Fun animated gifs. 14 slides. Use for group/individual work. Enjoy!

Level: elementary
Age: 3-17
Downloads: 181


Word Game: Sunflower
This fun and attractive word building activity challenges students to find 2,3,4&5 letter words within the word ´sunflower´. It includes trivia and concludes with a delightful poem. Enjoy!

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 27


Dictionary Skills: Words containing ´car´
Every answer in this 13 question OE contains the word ´car´. It encourages students to identify visual patterns of words containing smaller words, a valuable spelling strategy. Can be done as a dictionary skills activity or as a short fun filler.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100


Vegemite: reading, questions, wordsearch
Introduce your students to a cultural icon of Australia: VEGEMITE! Students read the text, answer the questions and find the words in the wordsearch

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100


Articles (cloze & wordsearch)
For ADULTS. Students read a story about an international student and choose the correct article. Reading, grammar, vocabulary/word search.

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100


Australian Football: reading, questions, wordsearch
Introduce your students to Australian football. Students read the text, answer the questions and find the words in the wordsearch. Suitable for upper-intermediate and anyone who is a fan of ball sports.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-100