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ESL Worksheet of the day
Four exercises for practicing the use of the compound adjectives. Key is included. Thank you!!!!
Level: Elementary (A1), Pre-intermediate (A2), Intermediate (B1), Upper-intermediate (B2)
Student Type: adult, elementary school, high school
11 hours ago
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5 hours agoPLEASE DO NOT DOWNLOAD MY WORK #7
While I can understand how the comment made was upsetting we should consider the flip side which is constructive criticism. In this instance, none has been invited and its' bluntness has understandbly upset Patrialusitana.
I am very impressed by those who have created and shared worksheets, especially by those who have English as a second language, my question however is this; Would you prefer to share an inperfect worksheet and be none the wiser or have feedback and make the improvements?
Going forward, I think it would be benficial to have an optional feedback button for those uploaders who are interested. What are your thoughts?
5 hours agoUsing Manga and Anime to teach English #2
5 hours agoPLEASE DO NOT DOWNLOAD MY WORK #6
First of all, no matter how good your worksheets are or how many likes you have, there will always be a lone negative comment on a worksheets. It could be genuine, it could be from a troll, it could be sent without thinking.
Anyway, which is better: looking at the overwhelming positive feedback or focus on that lone comment and get depressed by it? I think the answer is clear.
Also, if it is a case of cyber bullying, should we just throw in the towel or stand up for ourselves? Again, the answer is clear.
Btw, if everyone just took and never contributed, sites like these would simply not exist. Nobody is forced to contribute or to pay for downloads, which makes it all the better as there are a lot fewer low quality contributions and uploaded worksheets are submitted by dedicated teachers.
Either simply ignore the occasional negative comments or reply to the commenter with a private message. Just my two cents.
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13 hours agoISLCollective Spring Fundraiser, 2013 #169
15 hours agoUsing Manga and Anime to teach English #1
First forum post so please be gentle with me.
I have found iSL to be a great help in my new teaching career and in a weeks time I want to use the topic of Manga and Anime for a large teens group I will be teaching (ESL). I am however struggling to put together a good and interesting worksheet/lesson plan.
Could any of you please give me some suggestions or guidance to help me.
Many thanks and thanks for your support to the newbie.
23 hours agoPLEASE DO NOT DOWNLOAD MY WORK #5
reply to PATRIALUSITANA's post #1Dear Patrialusitana,
You are an important author of this site for many many users. You received almost 110,000 downloads, and more than 1,800 likes altogether, not mentioning the thousands of "thank you" comments for your work.
This is what matters:)
Please share your self-created worksheets with everyone. Even a single worksheet helps. Many small uploads ..... go a long way.
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