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326. The Teacher's Corner: Telling Time

Activity Description

This Telling Time Worksheet maker will generate a worksheet using your customizations. You can have the students write the time, or have them draw the clock hands on a blank clock. You have many options to help customize your worksheets for students of various levels. The two documents uploaded include a print copy of the clocks and a fillable form so that students can take the quiz online.

Program Areas

ESL: English as a Second Language

Levels

Beginning Literacy, Beginning Low, Beginning High
327. The Visual Dictionary

Activity Description

Use this online picture dictionary when teaching thematic vocabulary to show labeled visuals, definitions, animations, and videos.

Program Areas

ESL: English as a Second Language

Levels

Beginning Literacy, Beginning Low, Beginning High, Intermediate Low, Intermediate High, Advanced, All Levels
328. ThingLink: Interactive Images for Instruction

Activity Description

Students access a teacher-created ThingLink to learn, practice, or review vocabulary with images, text, video, audio, or links to Web content. Students can also be assigned to use ThinkLink to create their own interactive images for a variety of class projects.

Program Areas

ESL: English as a Second Language

Levels

Beginning Literacy, Beginning Low, Beginning High, Intermediate Low, Intermediate High, Advanced, All Levels
329. Top 10 Ice Breakers for Adults

Activity Description

This activity is an ice breaker to use on the first day of class to help students learn about one another and to help them begin to form a community of learners. Studies have shown that where community exists, persistence is less of a problem. This Web site lists 10 ice breakers for use in adult classes with complete step-by-step instructions. This activity highlights the People Bingo activity.

Program Areas

ESL: English as a Second Language

Levels

Intermediate Low, Intermediate High, Advanced
330. Tricider: Brainstorming, Voting, or Exit Tickets

Activity Description

Use an end-of-class meeting classroom assessment technique in which you ask students what they learned, what they don’t understand or need more practice with, or a specific question to check students’ understanding of the lesson content. Quickly and easily (without account registration) create an online poll for brainstorming, voting, or exit tickets (used for formative assessment, student self analysis, instructional strategy feedback, and open communication with students).

Program Areas

ESL: English as a Second Language

Levels

Beginning Low, Beginning High, Intermediate Low, Intermediate High, Advanced
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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.