MACMILLAN CHOICE
ELT PRE-PRIMARY / PRIMARY
ELT SECONDARY / UPPER SECONDARY
FRANÇAIS

MACMILLAN CHOICE

En esta secci√≥n pod√©is encontrar enlaces web que os pueden ser √ļtiles como recurso complementario a vuestra labor docente desde casa. Cada semana os vamos a ir recomendando enlaces de tem√°ticas interesantes para los distintos niveles educativos, desde Infantil a Bachillerato,¬†y tanto de ELT como de FLE.

PRE-PRIMARY / PRIMARY

These useful weblinks will help you to complement your lesson resources while you are teaching from home. Each week we will recommend weblinks with a specific theme for Pre-Primary and Primary teachers.

Pre-primary

Send these colourful, fun videos (from Bounce Patrol) home to help your learners enjoy singing in English with the family. There are songs based on nursery rhymes and other common themes related to the lives of pre-school learners

Primary

Help Primary learners to develop their reading skills and a love of reading using the ReadWorks.org site. Texts of different levels and varied themes with corresponding activities cater for learner diversity. Teachers can assign texts to classes, groups or learners and monitor their progress.

Pre-primary

Send these colourful, fun videos (from Bounce Patrol) home to help your learners enjoy singing in English with the family. There are songs based on nursery rhymes and other common themes related to the lives of pre-school learners

Primary

Help Primary learners to develop their reading skills and a love of reading using the ReadWorks.org site. Texts of different levels and varied themes with corresponding activities cater for learner diversity. Teachers can assign texts to classes, groups or learners and monitor their progress.

Primary

Encourage your learners to use this complete stop motion tool (from cloudstopmotion.com) to create animations and to help them review and extend their English. They can collaborate on projects and then present them to their classmates.

Primary

Brainpop has language lessons based on cartoons with accompanying activities including practice, games, quizzes and reviews.  Learners join a class and teachers motivate them and monitor their progress online.

Primary

Encourage your learners to use this complete stop motion tool (from cloudstopmotion.com) to create animations and to help them review and extend their English. They can collaborate on projects and then present them to their classmates.

Primary

Brainpop has language lessons based on cartoons with accompanying activities including practice, games, quizzes and reviews.  Learners join a class and teachers motivate them and monitor their progress online.

Pre-Primary

Use these resources from sesamestreet.org (and Headspace) to suggest activities parents can do at home with their pre-primary aged children, to help them deal with many of the changes they are experiencing during the Covid-19 health crisis.

Pre-Primary/Primary 

At Macmillan we want to share with you quality resources that will help you work through the emotional aspects of confinement. Try out these daily live webinars from the mindfulness experts at¬†Pure Edge,¬†or watch them later¬†‚Äď Pure Edge‚Äôs¬†mission is to teach strategies to educators and children, to manage stress, and improving their wellbeing. In these Covid-19 times¬†Pure Edge¬†has created a¬†series of webinars focused on the self-care of teachers educators and parents¬†(and children of course).

Pre-Primary

Use these resources from sesamestreet.org (and Headspace) to suggest activities parents can do at home with their pre-primary aged children, to help them deal with many of the changes they are experiencing during the Covid-19 health crisis.

Pre-Primary/Primary 

At Macmillan we want to share with you quality resources that will help you work through the emotional aspects of confinement. Try out these daily live webinars from the mindfulness experts at¬†Pure Edge,¬†or watch them later¬†‚Äď Pure Edge‚Äôs¬†mission is to teach strategies to educators and children, to manage stress, and improving their wellbeing. In these Covid-19 times¬†Pure Edge¬†has created a¬†series of webinars focused on the self-care of teachers educators and parents¬†(and children of course).

Pre-Primary

Send these resources from Hope Education to parents to help them support learning at home.  They range from crafts, activities, wellbeing and brain building (including downloadable resources).

Primary 

Help learners to revise language with these fun resources based on raps from flowcabulary.com. Each video is supported by teacher’s notes, vocabulary cards, a vocabulary game, a read and respond activity, a quiz and a lyrics lab (where learners create a new rap from the language learned).

Pre-Primary

Send these resources from Hope Education to parents to help them support learning at home.  They range from crafts, activities, wellbeing and brain building (including downloadable resources).

Primary 

Help learners to revise language with these fun resources based on raps from flowcabulary.com. Each video is supported by teacher’s notes, vocabulary cards, a vocabulary game, a read and respond activity, a quiz and a lyrics lab (where learners create a new rap from the language learned).

Pre-Primary & Primary 1 ‚Äď 4

Use this free tool from educandy.com to create attractive interactive games for your learners. The games vary from hangman and multiple choice questions to wordsearches and noughts and crosses. You create your game, share the game code with your learners and then they can play it on any device. You can also import and export the target language in each game and embed the games in your own platform or website.

Pre-Primary & Primary 1 ‚Äď 4

Learn how to use Zoom safely with your learners using this video from Russell Stannard on his teachertrainingvideos.com website.

Pre-Primary & Primary 1 ‚Äď 4

Use this free tool from educandy.com to create attractive interactive games for your learners. The games vary from hangman and multiple choice questions to wordsearches and noughts and crosses. You create your game, share the game code with your learners and then they can play it on any device. You can also import and export the target language in each game and embed the games in your own platform or website.

Pre-Primary & Primary 1 ‚Äď 4

Learn how to use Zoom safely with your learners using this video from Russell Stannard on his teachertrainingvideos.com website.

Pre-Primary & Primary 1 ‚Äď 4

Use these resources from oneglobekids.org (free till 1 May 2020) to help your learners understand how other children the same age live around the world. The resources cover content and language activities. What better way to develop your learners into globally aware children and develop their 21st century skills.

Primary 5 & 6

IXL is a platform (and app) with plentiful practice in the use and form of English for learners of all levels. It’s free for a month so teachers can provide extra help while learners are at home. Teachers can form groups and assign the whole class or individual learners specific practice. The analytics assign learners new practice based on their performance. Parents can also get involved to help their children. Learners receive badges and challenges as they progress. What practice will you assign to your learners first?

Pre-Primary & Primary 1 ‚Äď 4

Use these resources from oneglobekids.org (free till 1 May 2020) to help your learners understand how other children the same age live around the world. The resources cover content and language activities. What better way to develop your learners into globally aware children and develop their 21st century skills.

Primary 5 & 6

IXL is a platform (and app) with plentiful practice in the use and form of English for learners of all levels. It’s free for a month so teachers can provide extra help while learners are at home. Teachers can form groups and assign the whole class or individual learners specific practice. The analytics assign learners new practice based on their performance. Parents can also get involved to help their children. Learners receive badges and challenges as they progress. What practice will you assign to your learners first?

SECONDARY / UPPER SECONDARY

These useful weblinks will help you to complement your lesson resources while you are teaching from home. Each week we will recommend weblinks with a specific theme for Secondary and Upper Secondary teachers.

Secondary

Help your learners to review new language and concepts using this flashcard tool (from brainscape.com). Choose a ready-made set of flashcards or create your own. Share them with learners and then monitor their progress.

Secondary

Use this comprehensive tool (Rewordify.com) to help your Secondary learners to improve their reading skills and build their vocabulary. Choose texts from the site or upload your own, assign corresponding activities to suit your learners’ needs and monitor their progress.

Secondary

Help your learners to review new language and concepts using this flashcard tool (from brainscape.com). Choose a ready-made set of flashcards or create your own. Share them with learners and then monitor their progress.

Secondary

Use this comprehensive tool (Rewordify.com) to help your Secondary learners to improve their reading skills and build their vocabulary. Choose texts from the site or upload your own, assign corresponding activities to suit your learners’ needs and monitor their progress.

Upper ‚Äď Secondary

Use this resource of texts and videos on a wide range of topics (from activelylearn.com) to provide your learners with comprehensive reading practice and to develop their critical thinking skills. Each resource has varied activities and can be adapted according to level

Upper-Secondary

Use this vast video resource from Learning English (Voice of America) to expose your learners to examples of authentic English (with audioscripts).  There are regular additions of current and topic-based videos at different levels and language-focused videos, some with matching activities.

Upper ‚Äď Secondary

Use this resource of texts and videos on a wide range of topics (from activelylearn.com) to provide your learners with comprehensive reading practice and to develop their critical thinking skills. Each resource has varied activities and can be adapted according to level

Upper-Secondary

Use this vast video resource from Learning English (Voice of America) to expose your learners to examples of authentic English (with audioscripts).  There are regular additions of current and topic-based videos at different levels and language-focused videos, some with matching activities.

Secondary

Use this text-based lesson resource by Newsela to focus your learners on a wide range of topics (the level of each text is adaptable). There are ready-made activities (focusing on vocabulary, writing skills and comprehension) or you can create  your own. Teachers assign texts to learners and can monitor their progress.

Secondary / Upper-Secondary

At Macmillan we want to share with you quality resources that will help you work through the emotional aspects of confinement. Try out these daily live webinars from the mindfulness experts at¬†Pure Edge,¬†or watch them later¬†‚Äď Pure Edge‚Äôs¬†mission is to teach strategies to educators and children, to manage stress, and improving their wellbeing. In these Covid-19 times¬†Pure Edge¬†has created a¬†series of webinars focused on the self-care of teachers educators and parents¬†(and children of course).

Secondary

Use this text-based lesson resource by Newsela to focus your learners on a wide range of topics (the level of each text is adaptable). There are ready-made activities (focusing on vocabulary, writing skills and comprehension) or you can create  your own. Teachers assign texts to learners and can monitor their progress.

Secondary / Upper-Secondary

At Macmillan we want to share with you quality resources that will help you work through the emotional aspects of confinement. Try out these daily live webinars from the mindfulness experts at¬†Pure Edge,¬†or watch them later¬†‚Äď Pure Edge‚Äôs¬†mission is to teach strategies to educators and children, to manage stress, and improving their wellbeing. In these Covid-19 times¬†Pure Edge¬†has created a¬†series of webinars focused on the self-care of teachers educators and parents¬†(and children of course).

Secondary

Use this quiz resource from quizzizz.com to help your learners revise language (use ready-made quizzes or make your own).  It can be used in class or at home, in groups  or individually.  You can also monitor your learners’ progress and link it to Google Classroom.

Upper Secondary

Use this resource from myhero.com to help build your learners research and presentation skills to report on their chosen hero.  The site provides lesson plans and resources to develop their critical thinking and 21st century media literacy skills.

Secondary

Use this quiz resource from quizzizz.com to help your learners revise language (use ready-made quizzes or make your own).  It can be used in class or at home, in groups  or individually.  You can also monitor your learners’ progress and link it to Google Classroom.

Upper Secondary

Use this resource from myhero.com to help build your learners research and presentation skills to report on their chosen hero.  The site provides lesson plans and resources to develop their critical thinking and 21st century media literacy skills.

Secondary

Use this resource of varied authentic MP3 audio files to match your lesson themes. You can choose by keyword, by level and even by age-range. You can even contribute your own audio files to the resource.

Upper Secondary

Use this free mindmapping and flowchart tool from gitmind.com to help you and your learners to create your own graphic organisers and make teaching and learning that much easier.

Secondary

Use this resource of varied authentic MP3 audio files to match your lesson themes. You can choose by keyword, by level and even by age-range. You can even contribute your own audio files to the resource.

Upper Secondary

Use this free mindmapping and flowchart tool from gitmind.com to help you and your learners to create your own graphic organisers and make teaching and learning that much easier.

Secondary

Use this comprehensive guide from Mike Caulfield (infodemic.blog/) to help your learners understand how to fact check online information by focusing on data regarding the Coronavirus crisis. It shows them clear fact-checking skills they can use in any context to make sure they are clearly informed about any topic. What better way to help them understand what is happening around the world regarding Covid-19.

Upper Secondary

Use this resource from PBS Newshour Student Reporting Labs to help learners to combine understanding more about the Coronavirus crisis and also to learn how to make clear and well-produced presentations or reports using digital media. It has various options for learners to work on, the first is a personal story, the second is telling someone else’s story and the third focuses on challenging misinformation and social commentary. Each task can be done safely and individually from home. What area will your learners choose to focus on?

Secondary

Use this comprehensive guide from Mike Caulfield (infodemic.blog/) to help your learners understand how to fact check online information by focusing on data regarding the Coronavirus crisis. It shows them clear fact-checking skills they can use in any context to make sure they are clearly informed about any topic. What better way to help them understand what is happening around the world regarding Covid-19.

Upper Secondary

Use this resource from PBS Newshour Student Reporting Labs to help learners to combine understanding more about the Coronavirus crisis and also to learn how to make clear and well-produced presentations or reports using digital media. It has various options for learners to work on, the first is a personal story, the second is telling someone else’s story and the third focuses on challenging misinformation and social commentary. Each task can be done safely and individually from home. What area will your learners choose to focus on?

FRANÇAIS

Des documents prêts à l’emploi de Sylvie Poisson-Quinton.

Des documents prêts à l’emploi de Sylvie Poisson-Quinton.

En Macmillan estamos encantados de compartir con vosotros recursos de calidad que os pueden ayudar a superar emocionalmente la actual situaci√≥n de confinamiento. En estas webinars Pure Community, expertos de Pure Edge ense√Īan a educadores, padres y alumnos formas de controlar el estr√©s y mejorar el bienestar en estos tiempos de Covid-19. ¬°Esperamos que os sean √ļtiles!

En Macmillan estamos encantados de compartir con vosotros recursos de calidad que os pueden ayudar a superar emocionalmente la actual situaci√≥n de confinamiento. En estas webinars Pure Community, expertos de Pure Edge ense√Īan a educadores, padres y alumnos formas de controlar el estr√©s y mejorar el bienestar en estos tiempos de Covid-19. ¬°Esperamos que os sean √ļtiles!