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slkchina
Steve Keith
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I am a retired middle school principal from the US now living in China and teaching privately.

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Taj Mahal Dialogue
I have uploaded several short dialogues that I have made from stories in our reading books. This enables the students to have a speaking opportunity that is more colloquial and natural than reading from the text. This particular article was from the National Geographic Series.
Level: elementary
Age: 9-100
Type:
Downloads: 12


 
Easter Dialogue
I love to give my elementary students conversational dialogues to supplement our lessons. Here is one about Easter.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-12
Type:
Downloads: 12


 
Graphic Organizer to Understand Government in the U.S.A.
This graphic organizer helps students visualize the three branches of the U.S. government at the national, state, and local levels. The organizer can be completed by students, put on the bulletin board and students can put newspaper articles in the correct square, etc. The format can also be used for testing student knowledge as to level and branch...
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: others
Downloads: 11


 
The Napping House Picture Text
The Napping House is an excellent short story with lots of repetition. This worksheet enables students to retell the story with icons replacing some of the language as well as a fill in activity.
Level: elementary
Age: 6-12
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 11


 
Twelve Days of Christmas Word Search
This Christmas song provides rich vocabulary development, ordinal number use and practice, alliteration, and Christmas fun. I always use lower case for my word searches because my Chinese students have a little difficulty in reading words in all upper case.
Level: elementary
Age: 5-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 10


 
Body Parts Diagram with Word Search
I think this diagram includes 36 of the basic body vocabulary words. The accompanying word search will help students spell and find the best place to label the body part. I hope all the lines upload properly.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 9


 
Monopoly Game Dialogue
I love having a group of kids play Monopoly and practice their English in a "real-life" type situation. I previously posted https://www.eslprintables.com/powerpoint.asp?id=96132 a ppt about how to play Monopoly. This is a dialogue to take the conversation a step further.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-100
Type:
Downloads: 9


 
Beginning Reports Using Cloze: Countries
I teach English to a small group of Chinese early elementary students. I have had great success with this type of oral report to help build student confidence and fluency in speaking before their classmates. An example of the brief report is at the bottom of the data page and students search through the data to fill in the information for their top...
Level: elementary
Age: 7-10
Type: others
Downloads: 8


 
Pete the Cat and the Magic Sunglasses
There are nearly 20 books in the Pete the Cat series. My students really like them and they are great for oral reading and role play. This printable includes the whole script of the story, with a little cloze activity plus a question and answer dialogue where one student is ´a´ and another student is ´b´. Students learn how to ask and answer questi...
Level: elementary
Age: 6-10
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 8


 
Wonders: Maria Celebrates Brazil
Here is the transcription of the dialogue of the second story in Wonders G2-U1 about a girl who is going to dance at the Carnival Parade (though the story doesn´t specifically say "Carnival"). I´ve also included a YouTube link to children leading the Carnival parade.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-10
Type:
Downloads: 8

 


Understanding American Coins and Currency
This basic money unit calls for students to work together in a group to determine the total value of coins shown on the screen. It also includes an idea for a venn diagram to compare and contrast American dollars with currency from another country.Good unit to do around President´s Day.

Level: elementary
Age: 8-100
Downloads: 12


Eight Key Introductory Questions to the United Kingdom
This is a great ppt to introduce a study of the United Kingdom by posing discussion questions followed by factual information.

Level: advanced
Age: 12-100
Downloads: 10


Waltzing Matilda Explained
This famous ballad from Australia is its informal national anthem. Just to listen to it, one wouldn´t realize it is about a migrant who steals a sheep and is caught. Rather than be hanged, he drowns himself. The lyrics are from the Slim Dusty version that was sung by him at the Melbourne Olympics.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 9


Tutorial for Learning Chocolate Website
This is a tutorial for teachers to show their sudents how to use the "Learning Chocolate" website. I don´t have internet access in my classroom, so I use this ppt to explain how valuable this website is. Unfortunately, I had to break the presentation into two parts.

Level: elementary
Age: 6-17
Downloads: 9


Shanghai Expo Cloze Activity Part 1
This ppt can be used for dictation and/or background information relating to Shanghai Expo 2010 as well as a cloze activity.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 5


Shanghai Expo Cloze Activity 2
This ppt includes background information that can also be a dictation exercise as well as a cloze activity relating to the China Pavilion at the Shanghai Expo.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 5


Shanghai Expo Cloze Activity Part 3
This is the third in a series of ppts that provide pictures and background information (that can be used as a dictation exercise)and then a cloze exercise.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 5


Shanghai Expo Cloze Activity Part 4
This if the fourth in a series of readings related to the Shanghai Expo. Pictures and background information are provided (that can also be a dictation activity) followed by a cloze exercise. I use ppt for cloze and students write the answers in their notebooks.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 4


Shanghai World Expo Cloze Activity Part 5
This is the 5th ppt about the Shanghai Expo. It includes a couple of pictures about the training of hostesses, background information that can also be a dictation exercise, and a cloze activity.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 4


Intro to American Education Using "Be True To Your School"
The famous Beach Boys song, "Be True To Your School",is a great introduction to American education. In addition to examining the lyrics of this song, the ppt also gives a brief overview of American education. Play the song and/or give the lyrics as a dictation exercise. Your students will love it.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 4

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