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Homeless Turtle
Norman Spores
United States



I am back! I have been away for a while, although I have been stopping in periodically to see how you guys were doing. I am a teacher living in Japan and this site has made my life so much easier. Although I am being pulled in many different directions right now, I thought it necessary to make a renewed effort to give something back to this community and all you wonderful Teachers!

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How The Grinch Stole Christmas! Plot Summary Part 2
This is one of my favorite Christmas movies! My students had a blast getting to know this little piece of American culture and it makes for a great Christmas lesson! You can watch the movie online at http://www.pokergently.com/?p=585 or I have included the story at the end of part two. I have included images collected from various websites. Some im...
Level: intermediate
Age: 6-17
Type: Choose
Downloads: 133


 
Are you smarter than Albert Einstein?
March 14th is Albert Einstein�s Birthday. He was born in 1879, and helped to greatly advance the field of physics through his discoveries and ground breaking theories, Today, many people consider him to be the greatest genius to have ever lived. Do you think you are smarter than Einstein? Before his death,Albert Einstein created a riddle whi...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 24


 
I have a Spell Chequer
I came across this poem during my travels throughout the World Wide Web and I thought I would share it with you. I find that my students tend to rely almost exclusively on the spell checker in their computers and don�t understand the importance of learning a few basic spelling rules. This Poem helps to illustrate what I�m talking about. I hope that...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 9


 
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Halloween Lesson)
This is one of my favorite Halloween Stories; my students have so much fun learning about this very spooky tale!It was written by Washington Irving in 1820 and is considered to be a classic piece of American literature, Disney made the cartoon version of this way back in 1949. I have included a plot summary which may be used by the students to intr...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 117


 
Baseball Warm Up Worksheet: Vocabulary Matching Part 2 of 3
I use it as a quick warm up with my students and they love it! It gives them a chance to practice new vocabulary about one of their favorite topics...Baseball! Students look at the words in the box and then match them to their correct pictures. June is the beginning of summer in America and summer means Baseball! The baseball was invented on June 1...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 15


 
Make your own calendar activity: part 2 of 3
A fun way for students to practice the Months Of The Year! First, they fill in the speaking bubble with whatever dialogue they think fits the cartoon. Then they flip the page to see what the Artist �gRon Wheeler�h had originally written. My students loved this activity, after we were done; we practiced the days of the week and began to fill in our ...
Level: elementary
Age: 7-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 69


 
Mardi Gras
I made this for my Japanese students, to help introduce them to Mardi Gras. I included a short reading/listening comprehension quiz with it. The article can be read by the teacher or students and then they can take the quiz to help gauge comprehension. It made for a very fun and intresting class! I hope it does the same for you.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: article
Downloads: 31


 
BASEBALL Warm Up Worksheet: Reading and Conversation part 1 of 3
I use it as a quick warm up with my students and they love it! It gives them a chance to practice talking about one of their favorite topics...Baseball! Students read a short article about baseball, and then you can use the conversation questions to start generating some dialogue in the classroom. June is the beginning of summer in America and summ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: Choose
Downloads: 13


 
Halloween Alphabet Mini Cards 2 of 2
Here are the Backings for the other set!
Level: elementary
Age: 6-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 47


 
That 70�s Show Guess Who Game
My adult students really enjoy this game! That 70�s Show is popular Fox tv show and my students really like the series. I had to upload the game cards and boards seperatly, due to the size restrictions. The game is designed to last only a short while, which is why there are only 9 characters. We play until all the characters have been guessed. Each...
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 18

 

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