Mr.Maru: Where were you yesterday? Sparky: I was at the house all day. Why? Mr.Maru: I called you at 1, but you didn't answer. Sparky: I took a bath at 1. Sorry! Mr.Maru: I called you again at 2 and you didn't answer. Sparky: Oh, I listened to some soothing music while doing Tai Chi. [...]
This text contains a short reading about medical myths. The students go through the text and answer the questions. Then they discuss it. It includes vocabulary exercises as well. The vocabulary deals with medical terms e.g. diabetes, hiccups, acne, etc...
This ESL lesson plan is about building a replica human brain. This is a very interesting topic because modern technology nowadays is very influential to all kinds of industry and businesses. Breaking technology news like this topic simply proves that almost all impossible before are definitely possible now or maybe in the near future. This [...]
Students answer discussion questions about reality TV. There is a printable worksheet with extra questions included.
During the month of June, I and a few other teachers (@kalinagoenglish, @Marisa_C, @tamaslorincz, @Blythe_Musteric) started a chain story (using the hashtag #cs1). It went well for a few weeks, but sadly it began to die off. It was an experiment to see how a chain story could actually work on Twitter. I learned a [...]
Quick tour If you’re looking for a perfect place to get started finding games, worksheets and quizzes then, the internet tesl journal is the website for you. This website offers many links for EFL students and teachers as well. As you go along, you’ll find that this website is a useful resource to find EFL [...]
This is a practical description of suffixes for intermediate and upper intermediate students, and provides clear explanations and examples of the most common suffixes in English so as to give students the opportunity to form their own words or as an aid to understanding. Examples cover verb, noun, adjective and adverb formation.
Mr.Maru: Why are you so sad Sparky? Sparky: The poodle next door has a new doghouse. Mr.Maru: You do, too. It has two balconies. Sparky: Yes, but the poodle's doghouse has three balconies and a pool. Mr.Maru: You're scared of water. Sparky: That doesn't matter. I'm still envious. That poodle is always buying nicer things. [...]
Sparky: Where is that video we made the other day? Mr.Maru: It's on the computer. Sparky: I can't find it, where did you put it? Mr.Maru: It's on the intranet hard drive. Sparky: Um, is that on Google? Mr.Maru: No, the intranet. Sparky: I'm on the intranet, what website do I go to? Mr.Maru: No, [...]
This is a simple lesson that gives you a quick overview and understanding about third conditional tense. A very good presentation of the tense as this lesson plan also includes how sentences are structured and how it is being used. Take note that third conditional tense are truly hypothetical or unreal, because it is now [...]