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Best Tips for Public Speaking for ESL Students

Best Tips for Public Speaking for ESL Students

Suzanne Bhagan
•, , Creative Writing Prompts
One of the main challenges that face ESL and EFL students is public speaking in a foreign language. This worksheet gives ESL and EFL students important tips for public speaking. It also provides c ...
5 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Writing an Email about Healthy Lifestyle

Writing an Email about Healthy Lifestyle

BusyTeacher Contributor
•, , Creative Writing Prompts
This worksheet has information adapted from http://www.choosemyplate.gov/. It requires students to fill up the parts of the food pyramid and extract information from the pictures to write a 50 wor ...
1 Intermediate
Anatomy of an Advertisement

Anatomy of an Advertisement

Romaenglish
This worksheet teaches students how to use descriptive and persuasive language to make a compelling advertisement. This was originally designed for Chinese University students and so the examples ...
6 Pre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Be a Superhero!

Be a Superhero!

T. Miller
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Need an engaging, exciting guided writing prompt? Try the "Be a Superhero" guided prompt. If you work with students with idea formulation, organization, paragraph parsing, or writing persistence ...
3 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
How to Write a Paragraph

How to Write a Paragraph

Benjamin Chapman
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The "paragraph hamburger" is a writing organizer that visually outlines the key components of a paragraph. Topic sentence, detail sentences, and a closing sentence are the main elements of a good ...
4 Complete BeginnerElementary
Summer Is Here

Summer Is Here

Monica
• » Creative Writing Prompts
With this activity I believe students will have the opportunity to work in groups and find as many words as they can to describe summer. Once they are done looking for all the words they will fac ...
5 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Writing a Conclusion - Komodo Dragons

Writing a Conclusion - Komodo Dragons

•, , Creative Writing Prompts
Writing a conclusion is an important part of any piece of writing. It is a summary of the main text and leaves the reader with the basic information in the piece. Students are asked to read throug ...
7 Elementary
Writing a Conclusion - Wolves

Writing a Conclusion - Wolves

•, , Creative Writing Prompts
Writing a conclusion is an important part of any piece of writing. It is a summary of the main text and leaves the reader with the basic information in the piece. Students are asked to read throug ...
7 Elementary
Writing a Conclusion - Manatees

Writing a Conclusion - Manatees

•, , Creative Writing Prompts
Writing a conclusion is an important part of any piece of writing. It is a summary of the main text and leaves the reader with the basic information in the piece. Students are asked to read throug ...
4 Elementary
Writing a Conclusion - Green Sea Turtles

Writing a Conclusion - Green Sea Turtles

•, , Creative Writing Prompts
Writing a conclusion is an important part of any piece of writing. It is a summary of the main text and leaves the reader with the basic information in the piece. Students are asked to read throug ...
5 Elementary
Writing a Conclusion - Gibbons

Writing a Conclusion - Gibbons

•, , Creative Writing Prompts
Writing a conclusion is an important part of any piece of writing. It is a summary of the main text and leaves the reader with the basic information in the piece. Students are asked to read throug ...
4 Elementary
Writing a Conclusion - Polar Bears

Writing a Conclusion - Polar Bears

•, , Creative Writing Prompts
Writing a conclusion is an important part of any piece of writing. It is a summary of the main text and leaves the reader with the basic information in the piece. Students are asked to read throug ...
5 Elementary
Biography - Famous Author

Biography - Famous Author

•, , Creative Writing Prompts
This handy report form is good for practicing research activities. Students are asked to choose a famous author and fill in the report form. The are asked to answer a few questions and write a sho ...
7 Elementary
Writing a Non-Fiction Summary

Writing a Non-Fiction Summary

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This worksheet is a step-by-step guide that explains the process of writing a non-fiction summary for ESL students. Students have expressed to me that teachers often assign tasks that require summ ...
3 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Rory's Story Cubes Vocabulary - Actions

Rory's Story Cubes Vocabulary - Actions

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This might be a useful worksheet for story writing and speaking exercises with different past tenses. All you need is the blue set (Actions) from Rory's Story Cubes. Introduce the vocabulary, ...
5 Pre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Rat)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Rat)

•, Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Rat is the first in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Chines ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Ox)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Ox)

•, Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Ox is the second in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Chines ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Tiger)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Tiger)

•, Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Tiger is the third in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Chin ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Rabbit)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Rabbit)

•, Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Rabbit is the fourth in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Ch ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Dragon)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Dragon)

•Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Dragon is the fifth in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Chi ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Snake)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Snake)

•, Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Snake is the sixth in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Chin ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Horse)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Horse)

•, Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Horse is the seventh in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Ch ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Goat)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Goat)

•, Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Goat is the eighth in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Chin ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Monkey)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Monkey)

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The Chinese Year of the Monkey is the ninth in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Chi ...
3 Elementary
Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Rooster)

Creative Writing Exercise - Chinese New Year (Year of the Rooster)

•, Creative Writing Prompts,
The Chinese Year of the Rooster is the tenth in the 12 year cycle. Students are asked to look at the picture and write a creative story to go along with it. This activity could help lead into a Ch ...
4 Elementary

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Guess what? Here's something fresh for your lessons! It's a growing collection of visual writing prompts so that you're never out of writing ideas again! Present these to your students, one at a time, for a quick 10-min 'free writing' activity, they'll love it!
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