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JK Rowling's Harvard Speech

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Use this 20-minute video of a speech given by J.K. Rowling to a group of Harvard graduates as a high-interest listening activity with high-intermediate and advanced English language learners. In her speech, Rowling discusses the benefits...
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Who Is At the Door?

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this famous people worksheet, students analyze the paragraph next to a picture of a closed door that gives clues to the identity of a famous person. Students write the name of the person who is "at the door". Famous people include:...
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Potter spells

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students decipher the meaning of Rowling's magical words by looking at their Latin origin and write their own spells. They test their knowledge of Harry Potter spells with a quiz. Also, students match Rowling's spells with their...
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Harry Potter Discussion Questions

For Students 4th - 6th
In this Harry Potter instructional activity, students answer a set of 20 general questions about the Harry Potter book series. A reference website for additional resources is given.
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Harry Potter and the Spellbound Children

For Teachers 4th - 11th
Help your class explore the world of Harry Potter. Learners visit selected websites to learn the background about the book series, discover details about the marketing of the books, and investigate book banning.
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Comparative Adjectives

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students rewrite adjectives to show comparisons by adding -er to the end of the adjective. They create new adjectives to compare two different groups. Worksheet is included.
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Books: Writing a Blurb

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners write a blurb for different audiences. Students encounter different forms and functions of the use of blurbs. Learners write an original blurb to share with the class.
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Total English Advanced: Our Points of View

For Students 7th - 10th
In this discourse markers and colloquial expressions worksheet, students identify the writers and artists in the box and match them to the colloquial phrases listed. Students also choose a subject from the provided list to organize a...
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Total English Advanced: Test Your Vocabulary!

For Students 8th - 11th
In this key vocabulary crossword puzzle worksheet, learners practice key vocabulary as they read the 17 clues to correctly fill in the word puzzle. Students also choose 5 of the words and write questions using each of them.
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Media and Society

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Students rank public figures and decide what makes a good citizen.Working in pairs students design their own way of assessing contributions to society. The following contributions are examined for evaluation: Helping others, obeying the...
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Favourite Authors

For Teachers 5th - 10th
Young scholars discuss in open forum their favorite author and give reasons to back up their decisions. Students choose from a variety of writing prompts. Young scholars prepare a series of questions that they might ask their favorite...

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