LEARNING_GUIDES

Find below the largest Repository for Teaching and Learning Guides, or study guides. These guides were created by public school English language teachers in Colombia. You can search with key words, grade, skill, or age group to find the right teaching or learning guide for your next class.

Learning Guide: Taking care of myself and of others.

Author: Diana del Pilar Barreto Moreno, Carmen Julia Buitrago Escobar, Leidy Milena Camargo Sandoval – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practise vocabulary related to Feelings and Emotions in time of Covid. These activities are related to Module 1 // Unit 3//: “Taking Care of Myself and of Others”. You can find it in Way to Go Student Book 7 and Way to Go Work Book. Firstly, you begin searching emotions on a cross puzzle. After that, you read the reasons why the people feel stressed (a-f). Here you can recognize the Simple Present Tense in affirmative form. Then, you will answer some questions about feeling stressed when you have bad relationships by using a vocabulary box. Moreover, you need to read the story of a student who is stressed because of pressure in school and underline the way the carácter reacts to stress, write True or False and correct the False ones.
In the writing tasks, you write 6 sentences about how the stress can affect you. Using the following vocabulary, Read a paragraph and make an outline with your own ideas about how you deal with a stressful situation and at the end, you write an email to your teacher expressing how you deal with stressful situations using the word bank.
Finally, the student must self evaluate his/her performance during the development of this self Study Guide.

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Learning Guide: Students personal care.

Author: William René Gonzalez Martinez – Description: This English self-study guide helps you know vocabulary about personal care, habits, food and physical activities, sentences in simple present tense. All the proposed activities are related with “Way to Go 7th” Student Book, Module 1, unit 2 “I Can take care of my body”. Then, there are five different activities to do, learn and enjoy, Student must read carefully taking into account the instructions and examples. At the end of the guide you will find the answer key to contrast your answers with the correct ones.
You can do it!

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Learning Guide: Nature is life

Author: Yolanda Lozano Llanos – Description: recommendations and be aware of your obligations for the care and protection of the environment, through the topic Nature is Life presented in Way to go 7 Students book. Pages: 101 and Way to go 7 Workbook. Pages: 35-37. It starts with three language activities, which help you to improve your vocabulary. Then you have to develop three writing activities to give recommendations and responsibilities to write a final paragraph. Finally, you can choose one of the three options that you think is relevant to your performance in developing the guide.

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Learning Guide: Personal hygiene

Author: Alba Cecilia Báez Gómez – Description: This English self- study guide helps you practice giving instructions in written form. All the activities are related to the top of personal care habits presented in Way to Go 7 workbook Module 1 Unit 2 Lesson 3.
It starts with some vocabulary revision activities. Then you have to answer some questions about the language used to write instructions( Imperatives and sequential linking words) and end up writing the instructions for a personal care habit.

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Learning Guide: Bullying and conflict

Author: María del Carmen Reyes Ávila – Description: This self study guide was designed to help you practice about Olympic and Paralympic sports. Some activities you find are based on the book Way to go 7th grade. Module 1, Unit 1 page 53 and 59. The guide begins with a question to know your knowledge on Paralympic sports to establish connection with your previous experiences about the topic. Then it continues with a matching exercise to remember vocabulary about sports. After that, it continues with a Reading exercise which asks you to complete a chart and answer some questions to verify your understanding. Finally you will write a paragraph talking about a sport event to share with your classmates or teacher by means of an audio or video.

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Learning Guide: How’s the weather in your city?

Author: Zulma Rocío Barreto Medina – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practise and write comparisons. All the activities are related to the topic of weather and seasons presented in Way to Go Student Book 7 Module 4 Unit 1 Lesson 3. It starts with some vocabulary, revision activities. Then, you have to answer some questions about the language used to write comparisons and end up with a practical exercise, writing comparative sentences

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Learning Guide: Taking care of myself and from others

Author: Aura Elvira Ochoa Espitia, Guillermina del Carmen Hernández Martínez, Marffa Devivero Pereira – Description: This English self- study guide helps you practice giving instructions in written form. All the
activities are related to the topic Taking care of myself and from others, the objective is to describe stressful situations, their effects, and respond appropriately in social situations giving account of the use of Simple Present Tense and can, can´t. This topic is presented in “Way to go 7” Module 1 Unit 3 Lesson 1. Page 30.
It starts with some vocabulary about stress situations. Then you have to read a story about “a case of stress” and you have to answer some questions. After, write sentences about how stress can affect us.
After you read the email, answer the questions.

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Learning Guide: Free time activities

Author: Adriana Martínez, Sandra Cotazo, Yuli Valenzuela – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practice vocabulary about free time activities. All the activities are related to the topic of free time activities and frequency adverbs in Way to Go Student Book 7 Module 1 Unit 1 Lesson 1. It starts with a vocabulary revision activity. Then, you should listen to the audio to identify some vocabulary and speak with a friend about someone’s free- time activities. The guide ends up with a language task activity.

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Learning Guide: Travelling around Colombia

Author: Juan Pablo Ortega, Miriam Sánchez Rubio, Edgarl Isidro Galviz Gómez – Description: This English Self- study guide helps you learn vocabulary about places in the city and comparing
cities or towns. All the activities are related to the topic of comparison presented in Way to Go
Student Book 7 Module 4 unit 2 lesson 1 (page 141). It starts with some vocabulary revision
activities. Then, you have to listen to an interview and complete the chart and identify familiar
words and unknown words and end up you have to contact a classmate through WhatsApp and
talk about your country or town.

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Learning Guide: The biggest cities

Author: Samia Arrieta, Victor Guerra, Jhon Moreno – Description: This self-study guide will help you to introduce, learn, describe and practise the adjective and their form
as a superlative. The activities will strengthen your writing skills doing some simple exercises in which
you have to focus, do a good job, improve your vocabulary, and at the same time, work on reading as a
subskill.
You will complete the following activities taking into account the following explanation: ACTIVITY 1:
Identify the vocabulary that will be worked about adjective and superlative form. It is divided in two (2)
exercises. ACTIVITY 2: Reading comprehension and answering questions (two exercises). ACTIVITY 3:
using superlative form and choosing the best option by contextualized sentences. ACTIVITY 4: analyze a
chart and write an e-mail to your friends or parents, ACTIVITY 5: answer some questions as a
self-assessment with parent’s help.
We are going to use the English student book: “Way to Go 7” (Student’s book page 141 Exercise 3)
(you can download it clicking on the next link: http://aprende.colombiaaprende.edu.co/es/node/94010).
For those students that don’t have connectivity, we will add the pages we are suggesting at the end of
this guide.

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Learning Guide: Docentes de inglés de básica y media

Author: Evelyn Perdomo, Ibeth Jaramillo, Miriam Sánchez Rubio, Patricio Puentes. – Description: This self-study guide allows you to practice vocabulary about different types of weather and
clothing. The activities you’ll find here are based on the book Way to Go! 7th Grade, Module 4,
Unit 1, page 134. The guide starts with a classification chart to help you remember some vocabulary, then continues with a reading exercise in which you will recognize sentences in the present progressive. After that, you will demonstrate your understanding of the reading by completing different activities. Finally, you will make a written production where you apply what you have learned about the subject and the vocabulary of this class. Are you ready? Let’s go!

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