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Michael Hughes
Malaysia



Now working as a senior lecturer at Sunway University, Malaysia teaching English for Specialist and Academic Purposes.

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The Queue
This is a series of 36 cards which states the place where a person is standing in a queue (line up). This is ideal as a warmer, or ice breaker. Each student has to find their place in the line by finding what the person in front and behind is doing. Full instruction on how to stage manage this are given on the first page. (Not sure if this is o...
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 42


 
Sniglets - Words that donīt exist but probably should!
This worksheet is a collection of īsnigletsī which are words that demonstrate the flexibility and creativity of the English language to generate words that do not exist but can give a specific name to concepts, events and things that have never been named before. They are usually the combination of one or two other known words that describe the ne...
Level: advanced
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 23


 
Christimas Story Flash Cards
These very simple drawings are excellent illustrations showing the Biblical Christmas story. Get pupils in small groups to match the cards with the words and later to arrange the cards in the correct order. (The shepherds come before the wise men). They can be used as a basis for story telling or simple writing. Let the true meaning of Christmas ...
Level: elementary
Age: 7-17
Type: flash-card
Downloads: 43


 
road safety
a picture with lots and lots of road safety mishaps. The class needs to identify all the road safety problems and complete a gap filling exercise
Level: elementary
Age: 7-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 128


 
My daily journal
This is a 51 page document which is given in the form of a diary for 30 days. Each day has its own prompt, question and inspiring thought. There are also a large number of inspiring and thought provoking questions and quotations at the end that can be used at anytime. (I donīt know where I got this from, and if anyone claims ownership, I will ob...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: others
Downloads: 134


 
Newspaper misprints
This is a series of sentences that are grammatically correct, but one of the words is a ītypoī mistake that changes the meaning of the sentence. Some of the sentences are quite amusing. Page 2 gives all the answers to the mistakes (in case you canīt find them yourself!!!!). Not sure where I got this from, so if anyone has claim on this I would b...
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 23


 
Tutorial -Triggers in PowerPoint
This is a short introduction to quite a complicated facility available in PowerPoint. If you can master the basics of using triggers, then you can make your presentations much more interactive and interesting. PowerPoint is a powerful tool at the disposal of a growng number of teachers. The sad fact is that many teachers donīt know - or donīt wa...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: Choose
Downloads: 179


 
Animal Matching
A simple matching game. Cut out the flash cards, divide the class into small groups and match the characteristics to the animal
Level: elementary
Age: 6-12
Type: flash-card
Downloads: 8


 
A new approach to language teaching - article
For the new year as teachers are preparing for new lessons try this which is a direct extract from an ESL Journal outlining a new approach to language teaching. I have tried this method myself with my children and have found a reasonable amount of success. I have been informed they can now communicate quite well in a variety of languages - though...
Level: advanced
Age: 13-17
Type: article
Downloads: 54


 
cops and robbers
This is a role play especially useful for large classes. It involves language of crime and is basically a whole class activity where some of the class are īcopsī and the rest are different types of īcriminalsī. Each can only identify each other by particular things they have in interest. The criminals have to find each other, before the cops do....
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 20

 


Classroom - Matching Game
An introduction to different items related to the classroom. Arrange the class into small groups and have them write the name of the item corresponding to the picture on the screen. To display the correct answer click on the letter and the name will be revealed. Letters can be clicked at random.

Level: elementary
Age: 7-14
Downloads: 17


Fruit - Introduction - Matching
This introduces all the items of fruit used in other Kimīs Game presentations. The fruit and words are mixed up. Get the class to match the words with the picture. The correct words can be matched by clicking on the number or letter next to the picture. These can be selected at random. Enjoy!!!

Level: elementary
Age: 6-12
Downloads: 20


Kitchen furniture - Kimīs Game - pictures
This is a kimīs game where the slide presents all the furniture as a seies of pictures (no words), the next slide shows the same items with three of them missing. The class should be challenged to work out which 3 are missing. Click on the numbers to show the missing items. The final slide is instru...

Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 13


Language and the brain
This has been uploaded in response to a query in the forum about brain lateralisation. It is a simple presentation for a very complex subject but hopefully demonstrates the significance of the differences between language learning and language acquisition. This is not a presentation for classroom ...

Level: advanced
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 47


Classroom - Introduction - īblurred picturesī1
This is Presentation 1 of 2 of different items found in and around a classroom. It introduces one item, one slide, but the item is blurred and indistinct. Pupils have to guess the item from the little detail shown. All instructions and methodology how to use this presentation are given on the han...

Level: elementary
Age: 7-14
Downloads: 14


flash cards - how to use them
A very simple introduction how to use flash cards in small groups. Includes matching and pelmanism. Just simply play the presentation and sit back and watch, it is on a loop so will continue to play until you press the end show button or Esc. Although I have listed this as elementary, I used thes...

Level: elementary
Age: 6-17
Downloads: 45


Kitchen Furniture - anagrams
This is a game where the slide presents all the furniture, in the form of words, but they are mixed up as anagrams. Organise the class into groups to solve as many of the anagrams as possiboe. Click on each anagram to reveal the correct word. See also the kitchen furniture matching presentation to...

Level: intermediate
Age: 7-17
Downloads: 7


Fruit - introduction
This is the introductory slide to the Kimīs Game series and shows all the fruit as individual slides with the names of each fruit. Use this for beginners who know nothing about fruit to introduce the language and reinforce their understanding with the Kimīs Game powerpoints. Have fun!!!

Level: elementary
Age: 6-12
Downloads: 21


Occupations - Kimīs Game - Pictures
This is a Kimīs game where a number of occupations are presented in picture form only, making it a little more challenging. The class should be divided into small groups and told to remember as many as possible, then move on to the next slide where 3 are missing. Click on any of the numbers to revea...

Level: elementary
Age: 7-14
Downloads: 51


Occupations - Kimīs Game - Matching
This introduces all the occupations used in other Kimīs Game presentations. The pictures and words are mixed up. Get the class to match the words with the picture. The correct words can be matched by clicking on the number or letter next to the picture. These can be selected at random. Enjoy!!!

Level: elementary
Age: 7-14
Downloads: 41

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