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Learning Guide: Free time activities

Author: Gloria Catalina Ortiz Ortiz, Natali Ortiz,Gloria Eugenia González – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practice giving opinions about free time activities in written and speaking form. All the activities are related to the topic of hobbies, time expressions, interests and likes presented in Way to Go Student Book 7 Module 1 Unit 1 Lessons 1. It starts with some vocabulary revision activities. Then, you have to answer some questions about the language used to write and express activities you like doing in your spare time.

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Fun with Weather

Author: Rana Yildirim – Description: A lesson plan about the weather. 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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Learning Guide: Family life

Author: Miladys de Jesus Vertel, Yolima Esther Narvaez – Description: This English self-study guide will help you learn vocabulary about family and how to refer to people’s possessions with His or Her. All the activities are connected to the reading in Way to Go Student Book 1 Module 2 Unit 1 (page 33). It starts with some vocabulary activities. Then, you have to read a text about a family and work on some activities about it, then you will discover how to express possesion. Finally, you will introduce your family through a family tree and a short text about them all. Hope you enjou this wonderful guide.

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Teaching Guide: Colombian food

Author: Carlos Hernando Gallego Arias – Description: This plan guides students to learn and practice about countable and uncountable nouns, some containers, and quantifiers through meaningful and fun activities that allow them to put into practice their listening, speaking and writing skills.

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Teaching Guide: Making requests at school

Author: Johana Marcela Rodas Buitrago – Description: This plan will be helpful for teachers because it allows the tracing of student´s levels. Teachers can assess the students step by step in different ways, until they reach the main concepts of the topic. Besides, this plan allows you to make harmony grows within your class.

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Teaching Guide: Describing people

Author: Sandra Lucía Narváez Coral – Description: This plan is a fun and engaging activity to get SS to use new vocabulary in a meaningful way. It would fit perfectly in the middle of the unit to help build vocabulary for a larger task after it.

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Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star – Song with Audio, Lyrics, and Poster

Author: American English – Description: A 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: Eating disorders

Author: María Cristina Pineda Arboleda – Description: This plan will give the teacher the opportunity to transversalize some subjects in one topic and; on the other hand, students can make different task that will be in a complete prevention plan at the end of the class. Also, the teacher can adapt or modify the context (rural or urban); Finally, the implementation of different types of formative assessment can be found.

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Learning Guide: Sports and free time activities

Author: Alejandro David Julio Rhenals, Jhonny Alberto Lemos Garcia, Gloria Inés Padilla Uribe – Description: This English self-study guide helps you practise giving instructions in written form. All the activities are related to the topic of sports and free time activities presented in English Please Fast Track 2 Module 1 Unit 1 Lesson 1. It starts with some vocabulary revision activities. Then, you have to answer some questions about a reading activity related to Parkour and some grammar sections about the use of gerunds and infinitives, and end up writing about your favorite sport/activity.

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Learning Guide: Our beautiful natural world

Author: Yolanda Lozano Llanos – Description: This self-study guide helps you to understand and practice the importance of taking care of the natural resources in our departments and towns through the topic Our beautiful natural word presented in Way to Go student and workbook 7 on Pages 91-92 and 31-32. It starts with two vocabulary activities, then you have to read a short paragraph and complete the missing words found the word bank and you must answer the questions according to the paragraph. Finally, you can choose in a traffic light the correct option according to your experience in this work.

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Learning Guide: Urban tribes

Author: Fanery Patricia Hidalgo Benavides, Marisol Vallejo Narváez, Silvana Yamile López Muñoz – Description: This self-study guide helps you practise describing Urban Tribes in written and spoken form. All the activities are related to the English, please! Fast Track – Student’s Book 10, Module 1, Unit 1, Lesson 2, Pages 14, 15 and 17. It starts with some vocabulary revision activities. Then, you will read the texts and work on some comprehension questions. After that, you will discover how to use the gerund as a verb. Finally, you will write a description about your favorite urban tribe and the same information will be shared through a 1-minute audio in the English group via WhatsApp.

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Activate: Games for Learning American English – Would You Rather? Game Board

Author: American English – Description: The Board game, Would You Rather? It is a game that promotes discussions. 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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Activate: Games for Learning American English – What Do I Know About…? Game Board

Author: American English – Description: The Board game, What Do I Know About…? It is a game that promotes discussions about knowledge. 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: Social values

Author: Carolina Sánchez Pulido – Description: This activity plan focuses on Social values as 11th graders are finishing High School. This planning also promotes reading comprehension about the topic. Finally, the Classroom Assessment Technique (Application Cards) that is suggested provides teachers with information that will show them whether the students have just memorized the material or if they know how they could use it.

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Teaching Guide: Making peace through Words and Actions

Author: Astrith Maria Bolaño Mancilla – Description: This plan will allow teachers to talk to the students on the role of language (positive and negative) in the construction of peace in the community. Reinforce vocabulary, mechanize structures and evaluate students’ progress in relation to the topic and their feelings about the activities and techniques developed.

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Learning Guide: Safe schools

Author: César Augusto Cristancho, Cristiam André Torres Osma, Cruz Marily Rentería García. – Description: This English self-study guide helps you learn vocabulary about safety at the school. All the
activities are connected to the reading in Way to Go 6 Student Book pages 56-57. It starts with
some vocabulary activities. Then, you have to read a text and select if the statements are true
or false according to the text.
Finally, you will write a set of instructions to prevent COVID-19.

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Teaching Guide: Health

Author: Nohelia Rocio Pacheco Carreño – Description: This task plan gives the students a chance to reflect on their care habits and how they can make good changes in order to improve their lifestyles. It was designed for 6th graders with an A1 level. This lesson does not require much material

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Learning Guide: My wonderful body

Author: Yasmín del Rocío Armero Cabrera, Román Rodrigo Bolaños Carlosama,Rocío Chalapud Velasco, Johanny Katherine Quiroz Rosero – Description: This English self-study guide helps you to identify the parts of the body in written form and at the same time, to recognize how to form the plural of nouns. It starts with some vocabulary activities. Then, you have to answer some grammar activities, and end up completing a short paragraph with some functions related to the parts of the body.

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Teaching Guide: Shopping for healthy food

Author: Yery Alberto Nuñez Witt – Description: In this lesson students have the chance to improve their speaking skills, because they are in touch with real situations and real objects related to healthy food habits. Students build knowledge all along the lesson progressively and at the end, they have the opportunity to consolidate and use it in a real oral task.

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