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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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That 70īs show Guess Who Game
My adult students really enjoy this game! That 70īs 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: 14


 
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


 
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 donīt understand the importance of learning a few basic spelling rules. This Poem helps to illustrate what Iīm talking about. I hope that...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 9


 
St. Patrickīs Day Pictionary and Wordsearch
I hope It is not too late! I use this worksheet with my students to introduce the St.Patricks Day holiday. Then we discuss the history and culture of Ireland. They really seem to enjoy this lesson! Have a great St.Patrickīs Day, and donīt forget your green!
Level: elementary
Age: 7-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 35


 
MOTHERīS DAY ADLIB CARD
My students love doing this adlib worksheet! It is similar to the MADLIBS books I had when I was a child. First you fill in the required information on the first page. Like Parts of Speech, Animal Names, Body Parts ECT. Then you use that information to complete the story/letter on the second page. When you finish you are sure to have a very humoro...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 26


 
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


 
Happy Valentineīs Day (reading/listening comprehension quiz)
I teach English in Japan and I made this for my 7th grade class. Itīs a short history on the holiday, which can be read by the students or out loud by the teacher. Their is a short quiz at the end to test comprehension. I know itīs not very exciting, but this is the first thing I have posted, so I will try to get better at this. I hope this helps.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-14
Type: Choose
Downloads: 36


 
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: 115


 
How The Grinch Stole Christmas! Plot Summary Part 1
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: 145


 
The Refridgerator Test: warm up activity (answer sheet included)
I use this with my students as a quick warm up at the beginning of class. It is a real fun and fast test that requires you to think well within the box. According to Andersen consulting worldwide, around 90 percent of the professionals they tested got all of the questions wrong. But many pre-school children got several correct answers. Andersen con...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 17

 

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