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6 Creative Writing Tasks for Better, Understandable and Effective Writing

Topic: Techniques for writing tasks, Skill Focused: Writing, Grade: Primary and Lower Secondary.                                                       Writing is one of the biggest challenges for teachers. Because children do not want to write. Especially in second language classrooms, teachers are facing big trouble in giving writing tasks.  When we ask students to write, often we are just testing their skills rather than teaching them how to write or how to improve their writing. So teachers need to encourage their learners by assigning interesting writing activities.                             So, here are my techniques to help learners dig deeper when they write. These six c reative writing tasks help learners for better, understandable, and effective writing.   1. Picture/ Scene Writing:                   We know that students draw on their experience of reading when shaping their own writing. Usually, stories have different connected scenes. Some stories are illustrated and narr

Personal Safety and Safety Rules (Home alone and Lost) - Lesson Plan and Activities

Theme: World of self - Home alone and Lost Topic: Personal Safety Objectives: Students will be able to listen and respond to the given stimulus on personal safety by using appropriate words, phrases, and expressions with the correct stress and intonation. able to speak on personal safety with guidance.  Teaching Material:  Video, audio recording, task sheets, and picture cards Presentation: Task 1: Tell students to watch a video on personal safety. Lead students to talk about the video clip Suggested questions:  What is the video about? What should you do if you are the child in the video? Have you ever gone through such incidents? How do you behave with strangers? What personal details should you know? What should you do when a stranger touches you? (Video Credit:  Fight Child Abuse ) Task 2 A: Students listen to the teacher's explanation. Observe the flashcards and talk about personal safety. Practice the expressions that would say in the situation.            We see people we do