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Countries and Nationalities
ESL Lesson Handouts - Countries-and-nationalities
Level
Beginner: A1
Target
Asking questions, Grammar, Vocabulary
Tags
Present Tense, Travel, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students are introduced to vocabulary to talk about countries and nationalities as well as questions to find out more about someone. The verb ‘to be’ in the simple present tense is introduced for students to talk about themselves and others.  A fun Bingo game is included.

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Daily Routines and Adverbs of Frequency
Level
Beginner: A1, Elementary: A2
Target
Asking questions, Conversation, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Tags
Adverbs, Auxiliary verbs, Collocations, Present Tense, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students are introduced to different common phrases to discuss their daily routines as well as Adverbs of Frequency to talk about how often and when they do different things. Emphasis is given to forming object questions using auxiliary verb ‘do’.

Adverbs of Frequency introduced in this Handout
Never, hardly ever, sometimes, usually, and always.

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Useful Sentence Patterns
Level
Elementary: A2, Intermediate: B1
Target
Conversation, Grammar, Vocabulary
Tags
Adverbs, Auxiliary verbs, Collocations, Future Tense, Past Tense, Present Tense, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes
Included
2 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Modal verbs such as can, must, may, might, will, and should are used with other verbs to express ability, obligation, possibility, and so on. Modal verbs are unlike other verbs. They do not change their form (spelling) and they have no infinitive or participle (past/present). This handout introduces essential modal verbs and useful phrases to help students form meaningful sentences.

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Bruce Smith’s Week
ESL Lesson Handouts - Bruce-smiths-week
Level
Beginner: A1, Elementary: A2
Target
Asking questions, Reading
Tags
Auxiliary verbs, Business, Present Tense
Teaching Time
60 minutes
Included
2 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Help your students gain confidence and fluency when asking questions in the simple present tense by reading and asking about daily routines. This handout focuses on the third person and constructing object questions using the auxiliary verb ‘do’.

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Formal Email Writing
Level
Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2, Advanced: C1
Target
Discussion, Reading, Vocabulary
Tags
Business, Complaints and Apologizing, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students read different customer care emails and practice how to respond to them use formal vocabulary and phrases; understanding how to write and respond to different emails from clients and customers; how to use formal writing phrases and style.

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Jobs and Responsibilities
ESL Lesson Handouts - Jobs-and-responsibilities
Level
Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2, Advanced: C1
Target
Asking questions, Discussion, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Tags
Business, Collocations, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students discuss their jobs, what they do, and the different responsibilities they have. ‘Have to’ for obligation is reviewed. An interview activity is included that could be assigned as homework to be presented at the beginning of a following class.

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Dealing with Problems and Complaints
ESL Lesson Handouts - Dealing-with-problems-and-complaints
Level
Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2, Advanced: C1
Target
Conversation, Discussion
Tags
Business, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students review phrases used to respond to complaints and look at different problems that can happen and how to politely apologize and offer solutions. A role-play has students practicing the target phrases between a customer and a customer service representative.

Phrases introduced in this Handout
I’m terribly sorry for, I am very sorry for, I am sorry to hear this, My apologies for, I apologize for, Please accept our deepest apologies.

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Working with Common Prefixes
ESL Lesson Handouts - Working-with-common-prefixes
Level
Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2
Target
Grammar, Vocabulary
Tags
Prefixes, TOEIC, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students review word formation using prefixes to enhance vocabulary. A prefix is an affix which is placed before base word. Adding it to the beginning of a word changes it into another word. For example, when the prefix dis- is added to the word appear, it creates the word disappear. A prefix is also called a preformative in the study of languages because it alters the form of the word to which it is affixed.

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Countries and Nationalities
ESL Lesson Handouts - Countries-and-nationalities
Level
Beginner: A1
Target
Asking questions, Grammar, Vocabulary
Tags
Present Tense, Travel, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students are introduced to vocabulary to talk about countries and nationalities as well as questions to find out more about someone. The verb ‘to be’ in the simple present tense is introduced for students to talk about themselves and others.  A fun Bingo game is included.

Read More
Daily Routines and Adverbs of Frequency
Level
Beginner: A1, Elementary: A2
Target
Asking questions, Conversation, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Tags
Adverbs, Auxiliary verbs, Collocations, Present Tense, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students are introduced to different common phrases to discuss their daily routines as well as Adverbs of Frequency to talk about how often and when they do different things. Emphasis is given to forming object questions using auxiliary verb ‘do’.

Adverbs of Frequency introduced in this Handout
Never, hardly ever, sometimes, usually, and always.

Read More
Useful Sentence Patterns
Level
Elementary: A2, Intermediate: B1
Target
Conversation, Grammar, Vocabulary
Tags
Adverbs, Auxiliary verbs, Collocations, Future Tense, Past Tense, Present Tense, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes
Included
2 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Modal verbs such as can, must, may, might, will, and should are used with other verbs to express ability, obligation, possibility, and so on. Modal verbs are unlike other verbs. They do not change their form (spelling) and they have no infinitive or participle (past/present). This handout introduces essential modal verbs and useful phrases to help students form meaningful sentences.

Read More
Bruce Smith’s Week
ESL Lesson Handouts - Bruce-smiths-week
Level
Beginner: A1, Elementary: A2
Target
Asking questions, Reading
Tags
Auxiliary verbs, Business, Present Tense
Teaching Time
60 minutes
Included
2 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Help your students gain confidence and fluency when asking questions in the simple present tense by reading and asking about daily routines. This handout focuses on the third person and constructing object questions using the auxiliary verb ‘do’.

Read More
Formal Email Writing
Level
Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2, Advanced: C1
Target
Discussion, Reading, Vocabulary
Tags
Business, Complaints and Apologizing, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students read different customer care emails and practice how to respond to them use formal vocabulary and phrases; understanding how to write and respond to different emails from clients and customers; how to use formal writing phrases and style.

Read More
Jobs and Responsibilities
ESL Lesson Handouts - Jobs-and-responsibilities
Level
Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2, Advanced: C1
Target
Asking questions, Discussion, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Tags
Business, Collocations, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students discuss their jobs, what they do, and the different responsibilities they have. ‘Have to’ for obligation is reviewed. An interview activity is included that could be assigned as homework to be presented at the beginning of a following class.

Read More
Dealing with Problems and Complaints
ESL Lesson Handouts - Dealing-with-problems-and-complaints
Level
Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2, Advanced: C1
Target
Conversation, Discussion
Tags
Business, Useful Expressions, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students review phrases used to respond to complaints and look at different problems that can happen and how to politely apologize and offer solutions. A role-play has students practicing the target phrases between a customer and a customer service representative.

Phrases introduced in this Handout
I’m terribly sorry for, I am very sorry for, I am sorry to hear this, My apologies for, I apologize for, Please accept our deepest apologies.

Read More
Working with Common Prefixes
ESL Lesson Handouts - Working-with-common-prefixes
Level
Intermediate: B1, Upper-Intermediate: B2
Target
Grammar, Vocabulary
Tags
Prefixes, TOEIC, Vocabulary
Teaching Time
60 minutes, 90 minutes
Included
3 Student Pages, Teaching Notes
Updated
Handout Overview

Students review word formation using prefixes to enhance vocabulary. A prefix is an affix which is placed before base word. Adding it to the beginning of a word changes it into another word. For example, when the prefix dis- is added to the word appear, it creates the word disappear. A prefix is also called a preformative in the study of languages because it alters the form of the word to which it is affixed.

Read More
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