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Teaching Guide: Good citizenship practices

Author: Rafael Eduardo Acevedo Rivera – Description: This plan gives students a chance to use their knowledge in a practical way about modal verbs like should. Students can be an active actor of change in school by promoting good citizenship practices that other children in the institution can consider and apply to construct a better community. Besides, this lesson plan has plenty of activities that can measure students’ skills in different grades of difficulty by using formative and also summative assessment.

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Teaching Guide: Important people in the community

Author: Erinson Criollo Castaño – Description: This lesson plan focuses on developing reading strategies and raising awareness on the role of community workers.
Additionally, this activity provides Ss with the opportunity to know about their teacher, which can in turn, strengthen bonds.

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Teaching Guide: Eco-friendly Homes

Author: José Ignacio Rojas Vera – Description: This lesson plans focuses on sustainability since students are given the opportunity to analyse the actions that affect the environment. Additionally, this lesson plan promotes critical thinking since students also suggest actions to protect the environment. Formative Assessment techniques are suggested to make learning more meaningful to students.

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Teaching Guide: Construction of peace

Author: Carlos Eduardo Marín Orozco – Description: This plan helps students to use the integrated skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) as well as new vocabulary related to the construction of democracy and peace through positive facts. It also allows students to improve their self-esteem, to see other´s qualities and values, and to reinforce their knowledge about previous topics already taught in class.

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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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Teaching Guide: My Superhero

Author: Jonathan Ramos – Description: This plan gives the students a chance to learn about how to use the verb can to express abilities. It is a great way to encourage your students to practice speaking in class throughout a nice topic: famous superheroes. They will have fun talking about the abilities of their favourite superheroes.

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Teaching Guide: Daily routine and Healthy habits

Author: Ingrid Bibiana Castillo Plazas – Description: This plan gives the students the chance to exchange information about their daily activities, to know about their teacher strategies and also allows teacher to assess her students’ level through meaningful communicative activities. It can be useful if teacher adapts activities according to the students´ context and interests.

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Teaching Guide: Natural places

Author: Julia Angélica Zuleta Roldán – Description: This plan gives teacher and students the opportunity to know natural places in different parts of Colombia, especially those which are closer to their homes. It is a way to encourage students to love nature, enjoy the beauty of Colombian landscapes and the importance of taking care of them. Also, students can deepen and strengthen the environmental care awareness.

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Teaching Guide: Every Day activities

Author: Sonia Avellaneda Pinzón – Description: This plan gives the opportunity to learn and practice vocabulary about daily routine with all the skills. Students has the opportunity to listen a native speaker through the video and compare the activities that she does and the activities we usually do here in Colombia.

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Teaching Guide: Nature is life

Author: Edwin Pabón Gómez – Description: This plan gives students the opportunity to share ideas about environmental problems. As you know this is one of the most popular topics currently. Teachers and students will enjoy it, and invite students to reflect on how to take care of the environment.

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Teaching Guide: Protect the Earth

Author: Yesenia Lisseth Flórez Sierra – Description: This lesson plan gives the students a chance to learn about the importance of taking care of the environment and it also gives you a valuable opportunity to assess your students’ level. It can also be a useful and productive class to interact with your students and share knowledge about taking care of the environment.

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