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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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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: 101


 
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 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: 245


 
Conversation Cards
*** More Numbers Fun *** with this third set of numeracy conversation cards. Use these additional 14 discussion cards to reinforce and revise numbers.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 38


 
Conversation Cards
Use this set of 14 cards to discuss the characteristic of ´honesty´.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 77


 
Conversation Cards
Use this set of cards to practise conversational skills. Mixed topics. I call this mixed topic series "The Art of Conversation". This is Part 5. Enjoy! [n.b. I had to split this set into part 4 and 5 because Phillip Martins clipart is very heavy.]
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 59


 
Essay Burger
"I´ll have one essay burger please" - a useful guide for writing essays
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 142


 
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
Use this set of 24 cards to discuss/revise important aspects of ORAL PRESENTATIONS. Also useful for any academic speaking including speeches and debates. Enjoy! ** see also DEBATE conversation cards **
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 259


 
Book Report Kit
Comprehensive BOOK REPORT KIT for secondary, post-secondary and tertiary students. Includes student instructions, student vocabulary sheet, procedure, sheet for notes, sample report. SEE ALSO MATCHING Conversation Cards. n.b. if sample report is not suitable for your class you can change it to your own
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: Choose
Downloads: 243

 


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: 111


Plagiarism Quiz
Test your students knowledge on plagiarism

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 16


Essay Writing: Important Points
Do you have visual learners who look at you blankly while you are explaining this concept? E-mail this brief yet concise (11 screen) PPT to them so that they can then revise the important points of essay writing using their own learning style. After this, follow through with my Gap Fill or Crosswo...

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Downloads: 167


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: 55


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: 197


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


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: 36


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


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: 119


Jungle Animals
Students must guess the name of each new jungle animal appearing on the screen. *** Use with my matching activity cards ***

Level: elementary
Age: 3-17
Downloads: 23


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


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


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