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Innovative communication through the arts of  language and music
A. Classroom

1    chair                13. desk
2.   sharpener         14. marker
3.   glue                 
4.   pen               
5   waste paper basket
6.   computer
7.   ruler
8    pencil  
9.   paper
10.  bookbag
11.  board
12.  notebook
H. Weather
1. hot
2. warm
3. humid
4. cold
5. cool
6. windy
7.sunny
8. nice weather
9. raining
10. clear
11. snowing
12. drizzling
13. clear
14. today
Basic ESL Seminar for Congregation
Presented by Melinda Ferrari
Instructional Framework  
D. Months of the Year

1  January
2. February  
3. March
4. April       
5  May
6. June
7.  July
8   August  
9.  September
10. October
11.  November
12.  December
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B. Numbers (cardinal )
1.one                13. thirteen
2. two               14. fourteen
3. three             15. fifteen
4. four              16. sixteen           
5. five               17.seventeen
6. six                18. eighteen
7. seven           19. nineteen
8. eight             20. tewnty
9.  nine
10. ten
11. eleven
12. twelve
C. Days of the Week

1. Sunday              
2. Monday               
3. Tuesday            
4.  Wednesday          
5. Thursday           
6.  Friday             
7.  Saturday
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8. in the morning
9.  in the afternoon
10.in the night
11. noon
12. midnight
 
G. Colors
1.black             
2. blue            
3. brown            
4. gray                     
5. green               
6. orange             
7. pink          
8. purple           
9.  red
10.white
11. yellow
E. Family &  friend
1.  mother      
2. father     
3. brother          
4. sister                   
5.  child   
6.  children         
6.  uncle           
7.  aunt    
8.  cousin       
10.grandmother
11.grandfather
12. grandchild


Greetings and Common Courtesy

1. May I __________.
2. Please
3. Thank you
4. You're welcome
5. Welcome
Verb  -Simple Present Tense
1. to be

Affirmative  ( +)
I   am ...
You  are ...
He/She /it   is ...
We   are ...
You   are ...
They  are ...

Negative  ( -)

I am not ...
I   am not ...
You  are not  ...
He/She /it   is  not  ...
We   are  not ...
You   are  not ...
They  are  not ..

3. comes after, comes before

4.. There is , there are
Seminar One
Session #1  2hrs.
Focus: Pronunciation, Listening, Speaking
F. US Federal Holidays

1.  New Year's Day     (  January)
2. Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
(January)
3. Washington's Birthday./Presidents' Day
(February)
4.  Memorial Day.      (May)
5.  Independence Day.    (July)
6.  Labor Day      (September)
7. Columbus Day     (October)
8.  Veterans Day     (November)
9. Thanksgiving    (November)
10. Christmas     (December)

Possessive adjectives

1.  my
2.  your     
3.  his         
4.  her                  
5.  our           
6.  your            
7. their    
Demonstrative Adjectives


1. this,
2. that
3. these,
4. those
      
Tools :  Dialogues, Peer Practice,  Group Work, Interviews, Q & A's, Pattern Practice, Research,Role
Play, Worksheets
Words of Caution

1. Be careful!

2. Watch your steps!

3.  Wet floor!

Idioms

1. to be hungry
2.  to be thirsty  
3.  to be tired   
4.  to be sick              
5.  to be happy        
6.  to be excited  
7.  to be cold
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8.  to be from
Subject Pronouns

I
You
He
She
We
You
They
Prepositions   

1.   on            
2.    in   
3.   under      
4.   behind
5.   inside
6.  outside
7. between
Question Words

1. What ...  ?
2.
3. Where  ...?
4
. Whose ....?
5. Who  ...?    
7.
   
Interrogative ( ?)

Am I ..?
Are you ...?
Is she/he/it ... ?
Are we .... ?
Are you ...?
Are they ...?

Useful Tools

1. Cellphone with Internet access

2. Notebook

3. Pencil, pen

www.dictionary.com
www.spanishdict.com
www.google.com
Greeting and Introductions

1. Good afternoon
2. Good morning
3.Good evening

4. My name is --

5. I am from

6. Where are you from

7. Bye,

8.  Good night
9.. Nice to meet you.
Question Words

1. What ...  ?

2. Where  ...?

3. How many ... ?
 
Question Words

1. What ...  ?
2.
3. Where  ...?
4
. Whose ....?
5. Who  ...?    
7. How many __ are there. ?
Demonstrative Adjectives


1. this,
2. that

    

At the end of the session, participants should be able to  participate in conversations that require the following inputs.

1. Introduce himself or herself telling where his/her name and where s/he is from.

2. Ask and answer Where are you from?

3. Welcome someone to the group.

4. Ask and answer questions such as What is this? Where hre is it/ What color is it?
Session #2  2hrs.
Session #3  2hrs.
At the end of the session, participants should be able to  participate in conversations that require the following inputs.

1. What day is today?


2.   What is this/What are those?

3.

4.
5.
Gramatical Markers

am, is (by rote)

to be from - I am from
s/he is from

There is/are
At the end of the session, participants should be able to  participate in conversations that
require input such as the following:

1. Introduce himself or herself  and members of a mock family

2. Are you thirsty ? Yes , am thirsty. No, I am not thirst
Gramatical Markers

am, is (by rote)

to be from - I am from
s/he is from

There is/are
- is like-