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911 For Literacy (Teacher's Guide)

911 For Literacy (Teacher's Guide)

Giving personal information and calling 911: 163 pages of big flashcards, game and activity masters, copy masters, songs and teaching and follow-up suggestions, plus 2 CDs and 3 readers. Pre-lit/Lit

CAD $40.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970102624

Airport for Literacy: Teacher's Guide

Airport for Literacy: Teacher's Guide

Description: This teacher’s guide includes 124 pages, including a comprehensive teacher’s guide with a sample week one lesson plan, plus the 60-page student workbook and 2 CDs, two readers and copy master.

CAD $37.75
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970089802

B.C. Student Workbook for Levels 1-2

B.C. Student Workbook for Levels 1-2

 An intro to B.C. geography and weather.

  Extras: Dialogs “Neighbours: Introducing Yourself” and “How Was Your Weekend”

   (23 pages, + CD and answer key).

CAD $10.25
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970108855

BANKING FOR LIT & L. 1

BANKING FOR LIT & L. 1
This 397 page binder bonanza covers: teaching numbers (and number fluency), money amounts, reading and writing cheques, paying bills, reading ATM receipts, cheque record books, steps in cashing a cheque at the bank, types of bill payments, steps in using a bank machine, opeing an account and personal information questions. The new edition is four times bigger than our old one, with updated graphics and contents   If you have the old version, you can trade it in for the new one for a discount ($15 off if you bought the old version in the last year and $10 off for ones purchased before that).  (See bottom for details.)
 
Special Features include:
– 281 pages of photocopiable *worksheets and activity masters (*by teachers at one site)
– Expanded 44-page Numeracy section on Numbers and Money, including a colour master for ESL money.  (However, we strongly recommend using our companion volume Number Workbook: Bingo Plus!*) (*available for $7.  We sell this separately as most of our customers already own it.)
– a 24-page phonics section for pre-lit/lit
– a 36-page Grammar supplement that includes a Bank Grammar Card Game
– 57 pages of large Pictures
– 2 songs by BC artists, included on the binder CD
– Week One Lesson Plans for Lit and L. 1
– comprehensive page-by-page teaching hints and follow-up suggestions
– 4 stories presented in both Literacy Reader and Level 1 format (plus extra L. 1 readings)
– a Unit Review Board Game
and much more… For a total of 397 pages of student-centred, teacher-friendly materials that both you and your students will love.
 
 
CAD $48.00
ISBN/SKU: 
000102

BC / Canada

BC / Canada
This 618-page binder contains 3 months’ worth of materials for each level from 1 to 3 (and a one month unit for literacy).  That’s 10 months of lesson planning.Your students will love this integrated approach using picture stories, dialogs, and settlement information incorporated into a BC, Canada theme. Includes CD and photocopiable student handouts and activity masters (by teachers at one site). Each chapter has an annotated index with comprehensive teaching and follow-up suggestions, handouts by level, related websites and field trip suggestions, with integrated grammar exercises. Your students will love this interactive mix of reading, writing, speaking, listening and thinking, all with a local focus that makes learning relevant and immediate.
Mix and match chapters include: BC: Lower Mainland place names; Neighbours; BC Geography and Weather Ferries: a great addition to BC geography or as a separate unit in Tourism Tourism:  with a focus on travel on BC., this teaches types of accommodation and how to   make a hotel reservation, BC regions and types of recreational activities in each region. Canada: regions, bodies of water, size, Industries: a more in-depth look at what work we do plus industries by region.Salmon:  Use as a stand-alone section before a field trip or as part of a unit on family. Wildlife:  readings and activities to learn about our amazing wildlife.  Literacy: a  complete one-month unit that includes the Lower Mainland, BC, and Canada.
CAD $82.30
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970107360

BC Student Workbook for Level 3

BC Student Workbook for Level 3

B.C. geography and weather.

Extras: Using “the” with names; Sharing Opinions: Weather Idioms; Places in the Lower Mainland

CAD $10.25
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970108862

Book 1 - Success in Seeing the Doctor

Book 1 - Success in Seeing the Doctor

Description:Book 1 of the “Success In…” content series is a 14-page photocopiable student workbook with a CD centered at  levels one/two with some activities in the Teacher’s Guidethat can be used at level 3

CAD $7.75
ISBN/SKU: 
9781896148106

Book 2 - Success in Emergencies

Book 2 - Success in Emergencies

Description: Book 2 of the “Success In…” content series  is a 14 page student workbook with CD, about dealing with emergencies, centred at ELSA/LINC levels 2/3.  Photocopiable! The accompanying Teacher’s Guide has the bridging exercises necessary to bring the level down to ELSA one/ LINC one.

CAD $7.75
ISBN/SKU: 
9781896148120

Book 3 - Success in Shopping for Food

Book 3 - Success in Shopping for Food

Description: Book 3 of the “Success In…” content series  is a 14-page student workbook with CD centered at levels ELSA/LINC levels 2/3 about going  shopping for food. Photocopiable!

CAD $7.75
ISBN/SKU: 
9781896148137

Book 4 - Success in Going to the Hospital

Book 4 - Success in Going to the Hospital

Description: Book 4 of the “Success In…” content series  is a 14-page student workbook with CD is centered at levels ELSA/LINC levels 2/3 about going to the hospital. Photocopiable! 

CAD $7.75
ISBN/SKU: 
9781896148144

Book 5 - Success in Airport Check-Ins

Book 5 - Success in Airport Check-Ins

Description:Book 5 of the “Success in..” content series  is a 14-page photocopiable student workbook with CD centered at level 2 to 3

CAD $7.75
ISBN/SKU: 
9781896148151

Book 6 - Success in Customs & Immigration

Book 6 - Success in Customs & Immigration

Description: 14-page photocopiable student workbook with CD centred at levels 2 to 3. However the accompanying 

CAD $6.75
ISBN/SKU: 
9781896148168

Clothing Bingo Plus

Clothing Bingo Plus
Clothing Bingo Plus for levels 1 to 3.  This must-have for any resource room has 22 laminated game boards in glorious colour to review clothing items, sizes, colours, store departments and clothing care instructions.  The kit includes bingo chips and laminated caller cards in a sturdy plastic box for easy storage. 
The “Plus” in Clothing Bingo Plus consists of 22 photocopiable handouts on the reverse side of the boards: dialogs, store directories, vocab handouts, discussion questions, field trip task sheets, and much more.  We have also included a shopping unit review board game and question card set.
CAD $45.75
ISBN/SKU: 
000295

Dialogue Card Games: Doctor! Doctor!

Dialogue Card Games: Doctor! Doctor!

The Doctor! Doctor! Dialog Card Game contains teaching instructions and a handy student handout for 20 common medical problems that clearly shows the difference between “I have” and “I am” problems, common medical advice, and dialog suggestions for each level from lit to level 3, plus 8 card decks on different-coloured card stock. (You need 2 decks per group of 3 to 5 students.)
To play, students take turns asking another student in the group what the problem is. For example, for literacy level, S1 says, Hi Lee, what’s the matter? and S2 states a problem based on a card they have: I have a headache. If S1 has the same card, they say, Me too! But if he doesn’t have the same card, he must give appropriate advice: Maybe you should take some medicine. There are dialog suggestions for Levels lit to 3, along with substitution suggestions for giving advice and responding to problems.
Objective: oral fluency in identifying and responding to medica

CAD $26.30
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970084029

Dialogue Card Games: Food Cards

Dialogue Card Games: Food Cards

The Food Dialog Card Game contains teaching instructions and a handy student handout for 24 common food items by supermarket section plus 8 card decks on different-coloured card stock. (You need 2 decks per group of 3 to 5 students.)
To play, students take turns asking another student in the group where a food item is based on a card they have. For example, S1 says, Excuse me, where are the carrots? If S1 has the same card, they say, The carrots? They’re in the produce section. But if he doesn’t have the same card, he must give a negative answer: The carrots? I’m sorry, I don’t know. There are dialog suggestions for Levels 1 to 3, along with substitution suggestions for asking for location, and expressing and responding to thank-yous.
Objective: oral fluency in asking for location of food in a supermarket using count/non-count and expressing and responding to thank-yous.

CAD $26.30
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970084036

Dialogue Card Games: Sports & Hobbies

Dialogue Card Games: Sports & Hobbies

The Sports and Hobbies Dialog Card Game contains teaching instructions and a handy student handout for 24 common sports and hobbies plus 8 card decks on different-coloured card stock. (You need 2 decks per group of 3 to 5 students.)
To play, students take turns inviting another student in the group based on a card they have. For example, S1 says, Do you like to play basketball? and Would you like to play basketball with us? If S1 has the same card, they accept the invitation. But if he doesn’t have the same card, he must politely turn it down. There are dialog suggestions for Levels 1 to 3, along with substitution suggestions for inviting, accepting and rejecting.
NOTE: You can also use this game to contrast the present and past:
Do you ever…? Did you … when you were young?
Objective: Oral fluency in giving and accepting or turning down invitations. Identifying sports using “play” or “go”.
Talking about which sports and hobbies you do now and did as a child.

CAD $26.30
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970084043

Doctor for Literacy - Teacher's Guide

Doctor for Literacy - Teacher's Guide

Identifying medical problems, calling in sick, should & shouldn’t, making an appointment, checking in at the doctor’s office, personal information questions, forms, doctor’s commands. 247 pages. The author’s favourite! Pre-lit to high level 1.

CAD $48.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970102648

ESL Bingo Set

ESL Bingo Set

Traditional bingo on one side and ESL bingo using dates, prices, phone numbers, streets and years on the other. Each set includes caller cards, bingo chips and class set of 21different laminated bingo cards.

CAD $30.75
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970084012

Getting Around for Lit & Level 1 - Teacher's Guide

Getting Around for Lit & Level 1 - Teacher's Guide

— Based on the old “Neighbourhood Places”, but revised and expanded by over 350 extra pages (for a total of 567 pages) with an added section on Transit and the library.

  • 567-page on Directions, Neighbourhood Places andTransit, plus sections on Community Centres and the Library.

  Covers neighbourhood places, directions and community centres.  Includes photocopiable student work-sheets, game and activity masters, songs, mixers, field trip worksheets, grammar handouts, phonics worksheets, and so much more, with handouts and teaching suggestions that allow you to adjust your lessons to any class.  Stories are presented in literacy reader format (with copy master included) as well as column format for level one.  Annotated index includes teaching and follow-up suggestions.

— Two months’ worth of lesson plans. Some activities suitable for L. 2-3.

— Photocopiable* worksheets and activity masters (*for classroom use at one address).

— including:

  • 90-page section on Transit
  • 56-page section on Field Trips
  • 89-page Grammar Supplement to reinforce the content language
  • separate Phonics Section for Literacy
  • 2 CDs include 5 Songs by BC artist Antonia Robertson
  • 80-pages of Big Pictures
  • 2 Dialog Card Games: Neighbourhood Places and Verbs
  • 4 readers: A Busy Day, At the Community Centre, Bill Takes the Bus, and A New Library Card.

Plus jazz chants, dialogs, maps, worksheets, game masters and more: for interactive and student-focused lessons that your students will love.

CAD $71.00
ISBN/SKU: 
000293

Holidays for Literacy (& Low 1)

Holidays for Literacy (& Low 1)

Description: The ultimate resource binder covering Canadian holidays and ethnic festivals, with follow-up exercises, 15 reader copy masters, phonics, card games, board games, grammar worksheets, and more! Over 700 pages, covering such holidays and ethnic festivals as Canada Day, Remembrance Day, Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, Diwali, Ramadan, Vaisakhi, Halloween, and Valentines Day.

CAD $104.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970091744

Literacy Lite 1 (for Tutors & Classes)

Literacy Lite 1 (for Tutors & Classes)

For Tutors and Classes with short contact hours*.
*For LINC classes, use our regular unit binders.
•  3 themes:  Doctor 1, Numbers 1, and Clothing 1.
• For tutors or classes with shorter contact hours: each book covers less material and has a
homework section at the back so students can do writing at home.
• Includes: 3 Student Books, 6 literacy readers, 3 homework books plus page-by-page teaching
instructions, big pictures and game and activity masters. • Photocopiable
• Audio track available as a free MP3 download from our website so students can review daily at
home by downloading it onto a computer or CD.
• Pronunciation and phonics features help literacy students get a head start on reading and
speaking,
•  Appropriate for children or literacy adults.
•  Suitable for both novice tutors and experienced teachers.
•  Teacher’s Guide: 346 pages.

CAD $41.25
ISBN/SKU: 
000342

Number & Money Wizard

Number & Money Wizard

The ultimate school resource for numeracy contains 8 setseach of: Easy Math Problems; Difficult Math Problems, Money Sets (with realcoins and laminated bills), Coin Problems, and double-sided Money Amount cards, all packaged in a durable plastic container. Detailed instructions for teaching numeracy andmoney amounts, whetheryou are teaching literacy or wish your level 3 students to acquire morefluency.(pre-lit to level 3). (for pre-lit/low lit)

CAD $40.00
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970084067

Number Workbook: Bingo Plus

Number Workbook: Bingo Plus

(Pre-lit to level ) A range of number and money handouts for literacy/level one plus the copy master for written bingo (22 different game boards).  A core book for teaching numeracy.

CAD $10.25
ISBN/SKU: 
000298

Restaurants for Beginners (L. 1-3)

Restaurants for Beginners (L. 1-3)

Restaurants for Beginners.  Over 400 pages of photocopiable readings, dialogs, games, handouts, roleplay activities, crosswords, recipes, concentration games, pair gap activities, and much more. Page-by-page teaching hints and follow-up suggestions.Week 1 lesson plans for Lit and L1.  A comprehensive60-page grammar section for levels Lit to 3. A separate phonics section for LiteracyThree dialog card gamesWhat Are You Doing?, Customer Requests, and Inviting.  A unit review board game at two levels: high 1 and L. 2-3. Another hit ESL song:“Give Me a Burger” by BC Artist Antonia Robertson.Two Literacy ReadersA Hamburger for Lunch and A Night Out. 3 Function sheets for L. 3Inviting, Sharing Opinions, and Giving AdviceIdiom Worksheets for L. 3– Field Trip Hints and Handouts. Four Menu sets with accompanying handouts and pair gap activities. + CD .

 Level:  A stand-alone one-month unit for Lit to high 1  or a supplemental unit for L. 2-3.  Perfect for multi-level!  AudienceStudents who want to work and/or eat in a restaurant.

CAD $51.50
ISBN/SKU: 
000297

Shopping for Clothes ( for Lit & Low 1)

Shopping for Clothes ( for Lit & Low 1)

69 pages, includes answer key.  One CD.

CAD $62.90
ISBN/SKU: 
9789970000234