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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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Australian Football
Introduce your students to Australia´s favourite winter sport: AUSSIE RULES! This is a speaking activity based on reading comprehension. Use it in conjunction with the song ´Up There Cazaly´. If you live in Oz, take the class to a local footy match. Teaching notes on second page.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: Choose
Downloads: 31


 
Conversation Cards
*** Numbers Fun *** Enjoy watching your students revise various aspects of numeracy with these 14 fun discussion cards. I couldn´t find anything like this so I developed, tried and tested these with enormous success, thought and laughter on students´ part.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 46


 
Adverbs of Frequency
Watch your students have fun finding frequency adverbs in this spiral word search. There is also a matching worksheet.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 42


 
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: 120


 
The FAST FOOD Song: cloze activity
Popular with students who LOVE fast food - you´ll have them boppin´ in the aisles! BRIGHTEN UP your topic of heathy eating with this fun cloze activity. TIPS: Do it as a class (with my PPT),independently at listening stations, or during computer lab so students´ can watch video. More TEACHER TIPS on page 2.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 107


 
Australian Christmas Song: Six White Boomers [kangaroos]
Imagine six white kangaroos (boomers) pulling Santa´s sleigh. Treat your students, young and old, to an Aussie experience with this catchy song and cloze activity.
Level: intermediate
Age: 7-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 25


 
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


 
Conversation Cards
Use this set of 28 cards to discuss/revise important aspects of BOOK REPORTS. Use these cards in conjunction with my BOOK REPORT KIT. Enjoy.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 50


 
Conversation Cards
Use this set of 18 cards to practise conversational skills. Mixed topics. I call this mixed topic series "The Art of Conversation". This is Part 1. Enjoy!
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 131


 
Rain in Spain with a Great Dane called Germaine
An original rhyming text about a holiday with a smelly dog. Includes comprehension questions and an activity to create a funny text using an online rhyming generator. Answer key included. Enjoy!
Level: intermediate
Age: 15-100
Type: reading
Downloads: 13

 


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: 248


Halloween Alphabet Challenge
Challenge your students to find a word about Halloween for each letter of the alphabet. Do it individually, in pairs or teams. Make a poster and illustrate it. Title page is animated. Have fun - Enjoy!

Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 116


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: 164


Alphabet Snow Challenge
Challenge your students to find a word about Christmas for each letter of the alphabet. Do it individually, in pairs or teams. Make a poster and illustrate it. Enjoy!

Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 22


Football / Soccer Alphabet Challenge
Challenge your students to find a word about football / soccer for each letter of the alphabet. Do it individually, in pairs or teams. Make a poster and illustrate it. Enjoy!

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 68


St Patrick´s Day Alphabet Challenge
Challenge your students to find a word about St Patrick´s Day for each letter of the alphabet. Do it individually, in pairs or teams. Make a poster and illustrate it. Enjoy!

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 46


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: 29


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: 272


Biography: Key points for writing a biography
This simple, plain and very colourful 12 page presentation informs students of the key information required when writing a biography. Follow through with my template where students can record their research notes on the person they are researching.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 198


Alphabet Christmas Challenge
Challenge your students to find a word about Christmas for each letter of the alphabet. Do it individually, in pairs or teams. Make a poster and illustrate it. Enjoy!

Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 90


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


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


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