Reach for the moon! Even if you miss, you will land among the stars!- Les Brown

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ESL C
How to Write a 5 Paragraph Essay:
5 paragraph essay.doc
5 Paragraph Essay Assignment:
5 Paragraph Essay Assignment.doc
ESL B
How to Write a Paragraph:
Writing a Paragraph.doc




Help using the wiki:

http://howto.wikis.birmingham.k12.mi.us/


IMAGES/PICTURES

http://search.creativecommons.org/#
(labeled for commercial reuse with modification)
How to change the language on a google search:
http://www.google.com/intl/eng/language.html

Reading log sheet:
timeonlyRRLS.DOC

Reading response and reading log directions:
Reading response and reading log DUE EVERY MONDAY.doc

Create a timeline!
http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/timeline/index.html

Wordle:
http://www.wordle.net/create
Create a wordle!

Example News Script and Blank News Script:
Example Script and Script ESL C.doc
Current events and news:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/
http://www.cnn.com/WORLD/
http://www.csun.edu/~hcedu013/cevents.html
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/
http://www.ducksters.com/kidsnews.php
http://www.dogonews.com/
http://www.cnn.com/
http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/

Reading and Writing Games and Activities:

Writing

www.rif.org/readingplanet Online stories www.pbs.kids.org Reading! http://pbskids.org/lions/games/wordplay.html vocabulary practice


Parts of Speech Games:Common/Proper NounsRats- Noun Practice
Practice Proper NounsProper Nouns
Noun, Pronoun Adjective,Verb PracticeParts of Speech Practice
Singular & Plural Nouns Plural Girls
Sentence/Not a Sentence? Sentence Practice

Typing games:

Bubble Game
Typing Games
Dance Mat Typing

Educational fun games and links for middle schoolers:http://www.sldirectory.com/studf/cool.htmlThis site may help you with parts of speech.
Parts of Speech

Parts of Speech Videoshttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7CxWNY829Y NOUNs school house rock
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYzGLzFuwxI ADJECTIVES school house rock
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4QEzJe6_ok VERBS school house rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Eam2rL5S-4&playnext=1&list=PL7B380CE40A6904A0 ADVERBS school house rock


Blabberize: Blabberize- use to speak for a character or animal A Talking Animal

Create a Voki: http://www.voki.com/create.php


Great websites to use with presentations:
http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/flash/


The following website can be used in place of inspiration at home and this program is free.
http://www.mywebspiration.com/


ONLINE DICTIONARIES
http://www.babblefish.com/
www.dictionary.com
http://www.wordcentral.com/cgi-bin/student?book=Student&va=hero
http://www.visuwords.com/

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