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Learning Guide: Let’s celebrate!

Author: Avendaño Gracia Ana
Yamile, Hurtado Abril Marisel,Escobar Alvarez Judith
Esperanza,Medellín Herrera Andrea
Consuelo – Description: This English self-study guide lets you learn vocabulary about traditions, celebrations and
customs in Colombia and other countries.
All the activities are related to “Way to Go 1” student’s book, Module 4, Unit 3, lessons 1 and
3 pages 150, 152, 158 and 167. At the beginning you are going to find vocabulary about
celebrations, traditions and custom where you practise with some exercises, after that, you
continue with listening exercises, there are two tracks for reinforcing listening skill.Then you
do a reading for understanding the grammar structure like simple present, in addition, you can
practise some exercises about “Pruebas Saber 11”. Finally, you will do your own diagram.
Don’t forget to develop your self assessment because it can identify your learning process and
the advantages in a foreign language.

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Teaching Guide: My city

Author: María Ximena Vargas Barbosa – Description: This plan helps students to know more about their city and how to describe their neighbourhoods. Students have the opportunity to practice writing and speaking skills.

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Learning Guide: My daily routine

Author: Tránsito Berónica España Mueses – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practice vocabulary about daily routines and the present simple tense. All the activities are related to the English, Please! Fast Track 9 page 49. You will answer some vocabulary review activities about daily routines. Then, you will listen to an audio and answer some questions about it. After, you will discover the uses of the present simple tense through some questions, and finally you will write short sentences to describe your routine following the example given. Have fun and learn a lot doing all the activities in this guide!

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Learning Guide: What are you wearing today ?

Author: Gladys Osorio Prieto, Lucila Supelano Castellanos – Description: This English self-study guide helps you learn to use clothes vocabulary and describe some traditional dresses, and read a text about traditional costumes. The activities are related to the book Way to Go, student’s book 6th page 143 ,module 4 ,unit 2 and workbook 6th page 51.
It starts with some clothes vocabulary activities.Then you have to read a text and work on some activities about that. After that, you will analyze what you see based on the question, what people are wearing today?

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Learning Guide: Every Job is Important

Author: Edna Lucy González Jácome – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practise the present simple tense of verbs related to professions and occupations in written form. This topic is related to the page 111, exercise 3 of your Way to go 6 student’s book, Module 3, Unit 3, Lesson 1. It starts with vocabulary revision activities. Then, you have to answer some questions about the activities of those professions, and end up writing about the professions and occupations of your family.

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I’ve Been Working on the Railroad – Song with Audio, Lyrics, and Poster

Author: American English – Description: An audio of song in English. These resources were originally created for English language learners and teachers around the world by the Office of English Language Programs in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. Visit the American English page here: https://americanenglish.state.gov/

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Teaching Guide: Touristic places around Pereira

Author: Franklin Gualteros Duque – Description: This project plan gives the students a chance to know about different touristic places from their city by providing information about those places, and it also gives you a chance to promote awareness on the importance of tourism and the protection of the environment. Additionally, it gives you the opportunity to assess students and provide them with feedback on different sessions of the lesson plan.

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Learning Guide: Saving water

Author: Norbelly González Plaza
Janett Guzmán Cortés
Aranza Cathalina Laiseca Campos – Description: This English self-study guide helps you reinforce vocabulary related to saving water and how to use imperatives to give instructions and suggestions through the reading, writing and speaking skills. You will find 5 main activities:
-Activity 1 Vocabulary: Fill in the blanks with the words and phrases given
-Activity 2 Language awareness: Identify and write down statements instructing someone to do and Not to do something in order to protect natural resources.
-Activity 3 Reading: Match the words with the pictures and then read the text and answer some questions. Finally, identify problems, reasons and green solutions by classifying phrases in the corresponding column.
-Activity 4 Writing: Use imperatives to write at least four ideas about saving water and make a poster with them.
-Activity 5: Record a video where you present your poster about tips for saving water.
Once you have finished, do not forget to assess your performance in the self-assessment section.

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Learning Guide: People can do a lot of things

Author: Tránsito Berónica España Mueses – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practice the vocabulary and grammar used to talk about daily routines. All the exercises are related to the activities you do daily and presented in the Way to Go Student’s Book 6, Module 2, Unit 2, Lesson 1. It starts with some activities such as relating images with words, organizing sentences, listening for details, completing texts, answering questions, and finally, carrying out self-assessment.

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Learning Guide: National Parks in Colombia

Author: Bibiana Patiño Roa – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practice your reading and speaking skills about
National Parks. All the activities are related to the Natural Parks in Colombia. This guide
corresponds to English Please 2, Module 4, Unit 3, Lesson 8, page 153. It starts with some
vocabulary about activities that you can do in National Parks. Then, you will do an exercise
about languag use, reading comprehension and record an audio.

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Learning Guide: What do you do?

Author: Luz Astrid Torres Varela – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practice describing your daily routine and include other family
members. All the activities are related to the topic of Daily Routines presented in Way to Go Student
Book 6 Module 1 Unit 2, Lesson 1. It builds on the vocabulary, language analysis and writing tasks done
in the previous worksheet. It asks you to improve your vocabulary, writing and listening skills.
Remember to compare your answers with the answer key to check your comprehension and
performance.

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Learning Guide: Tell your story

Author: Roger Ricardo Guerra, Angelica Maria Argel, Yasmin Del Carmen Arteaga – Description: This English self -study guide helps you learn vocabulary about Expresing past experience . The activities are connected to the readingAy to Go Student Book 7 Module__ unit ___ (Page 60). It starts with some expression and vocabulary activities. Then you have to read a text and work some activities about it, then you wiil how to express abilities. Finally, you will create a Messenger for you best friend or your family.

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Learning Guide: What is a model citizen?

Author: Cesar Augusto Cruz – Description: This English self-study guide helps you learn vocabulary about different actions, how to help
people. All the activities are connected to the reading in Way to Go Student Book 8 Module 3
Unit 2 Lesson 1 (pages 100, 101, 102). It starts with some vocabulary activities. Then, you
have to read a text and work on some activities about it, then you will listen to people talking
about the topic, and finally you will discover how to express your experiences.

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Learning Guide: Feelings and emotions

Author: Claudia Rojas, María Herrera, Alejandra Marín – Description: This English self-study guide will help you to learn vocabulary about feelings and emotions and how to use it in different communicative situations. These activities are related to the book “Way to Go 7, Module 2, Unit 1, Lesson 1 (pages 50 and 51). The first part is about vocabulary related to feelings and emotions. After that, you must do a short reading exercise where you complete some tasks according to the reading. Finally, you have a speaking exercise where you put in practice what you learnt by asking some questions to a friend or family member about how they feel in some situations. Then, you have to record yourself doing a short presentation about your friend or family member’s feelings. Don’t forget to complete your self-assessment task.

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Learning Guide: Eating habits

Author: Aleida Isabel Calderón, Ayda Maria Barreto, Miriam Rosa Herazo – Description: This English self-study guide helps you to talk about food preferences and describe a healthy menu presented in English, Please! Book 9 Module 3 Unit 1 Lesson 1. It starts with some vocabulary activities, then you have to match the words with the pictures, listen to an audio, read a text, and to finish describe a healthy menu.

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Learning Guide: Typical Food

Author: Jhonny Lemos, Alfredo Mejía Valencia, Jorge Sánchez Marín – Description: This self-study guide will take you through a series of activities which aim to improve your vocabulary in terms of a healthy lifestyle. It starts with a vocabulary review, then you have to match the names of some fruits and their definitions, then you will work on grammar by using quantifiers to complete the activities. After that, you will read a text about some Colombian dishes and you will complete some charts with the information from the texts. Finally, you will create a new chart to describe a Colombian dish and foreign dish. The information can be found on Módulo 3, unidad 1, lección 1 en página 86-88 from the English please Student’s Book 9h grade.

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Teaching Guide: Abilities

Author: Carlos Alberto Portilla – Description: This lesson plan gives the students a chance to recognize their own skills and the skills of their partners; it also gives a teacher the opportunity to recognize student’s English skills, and their social skills. It is a very productive class in which students will be able to interact among themselves with simple phrases

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