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121. YouGlish for Authentic English Use

Activity Description

YouGlish - screenshot of siteProtected by Copyright (c) [i.e. screenshot])

 

Use YouGlish, a site that generates videos from YouTube that contain a word or phrase that you enter, to find authentic examples of vocabulary and to hear the pronunciation of the words.

 

Has EEE Lesson Plan

Program Areas

ESL: English as a Second Language, ABE: Adult Basic Education, ASE: High School Equivalency Preparation, ASE: High School Diploma, CTE: Career Technical Education

Levels

Intermediate Low, Intermediate High, Advanced, Intermediate, High
122. YourDictionary

Activity Description

homepage of YourDictionary.com
Source: YourDictionary.com (License: Protected by Copyright (c) [i.e. screenshot])
 

Use this online dictionary in class whenever students need to know a definition of a word or learn words with similar meanings to a given vocabulary word. You can also assign students to use the Web site to look up definitions, synonyms, and see sample sentences of given vocabulary words on word lists and hear pronunciations of words.

Has EEE Lesson Plan

Program Areas

ABE: Adult Basic Education, ESL: English as a Second Language, ASE: High School Equivalency Preparation, ASE: High School Diploma, CTE: Career Technical Education, AwD: Adults with Disabilities

Levels

Low, Intermediate, High, All Levels
123. YouTube: How to Prepare for an Interview

Activity Description

Posture is important before the job interview
Source: YouTube Video (License: Protected by Copyright (c) [i.e. screenshot])

This lesson will help your students prepare for a job interview. The video covers 

General Interview Skills by Monster
Source: How to Prepare for an Interview (License: Protected by Copyright (c) [i.e. screenshot])

In this activity, students will be viewing a YouTube video on "How to Prepare for an Interview," As they watch they should fill out the study guide and prepare to answer discussion questions. Then students can participate in mock interviews.

 

Has EEE Lesson Plan

Program Areas

ABE: Adult Basic Education, ESL: English as a Second Language, ASE: High School Diploma, CTE: Career Technical Education

Levels

Low, Intermediate, High, All Levels, Beginning High, Intermediate Low, Intermediate High, Advanced
124. A to Z Teacher Stuff: Making Word Searches

Activity Description

Word Search Generator
Source: Word Search Generator screenshot (License: Protected by Copyright (c) [i.e. screenshot])
 

This site was designed to help teachers find online resources more quickly and easily. One of the tools they offer is for creating Word Search puzzles, which is the purpose of this entry. You can also find lesson plans, thematic units, teacher tips, discussion forums for teachers, downloadable teaching materials and eBooks, printable worksheets, emergent reader books, themes, and more. The site is geared for K-12 but it has some useful tools.

Program Areas

ABE: Adult Basic Education

Levels

Low, Intermediate, High, All Levels
125. All Math: Online Math Facts Practice

Activity Description

Online Math Flashcards
Source: Math Flashcards (License: Protected by Copyright (c) [i.e. screenshot])
 

Use this site for basic math practice for students. The site has many options for creating math exercises:

  • Can select timing between problems
  • Can select single or multiple kinds of math problems
  • Can choose to show no new problems if the answer is wrong
  • The site will keep score and shows percentage of correct responses

The site has a metric converter, math glossary, printable empty multiplication table, and links to other math sites. Easy to navigate.

Program Areas

ABE: Adult Basic Education

Levels

Low, Intermediate, High, All Levels
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OTAN activities are funded by contract CN220124 from the Adult Education Office, in the Career & College Transition Division, California Department of Education, with funds provided through Federal P.L., 105-220, Section 223. However, OTAN content does not necessarily reflect the position of that department or the U.S. Department of Education.