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The following ESL resources are available for Family:

book references (6)
video (1)
audio (1)
Is it better to have a big or small family? (725)
Six people discuss the question.


Speakout Advanced Unit 1 - family (660)
People in the street answer three questions about family. 1. Do you spend much time with your family? 2. Have you inherited any family characteristics? 3. Does your family history play a part in your sense of who you are?



General English course books (adults)

Global Upper Intermediate students' book book cover 

Global Upper Intermediate students' book 

Lindsay Clandfield   Rebecca Robb Benne   
Unit 1 Alive & Well  Page 8   Finding out about your family tree
How to find out about your family tree
Unit 1 Alive & Well  Page 9   Ten questions about your family
New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover 

New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 

Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
Unit 2 Generations  Page 16   Problem parents
Reading text: three young people talk about parents who have embarrassing jobs.

Photocopiable resource books

Intermediate Communication Games book cover 

Intermediate Communication Games 

Jill Hadfield   
20 - Parent power  Page 20 
Fill in questionnaires ubout upbrining. Find out who had the strictest.

Speaking / listening skills books

Just Listening and Speaking Upper Intermediate book cover 

Just Listening and Speaking Upper Intermediate 

Jeremy Harmer   Carol Lethaby   
Listening 15 - White teeth  Pages 39 - 40
Extract from the book White Teeth by Zadie Smith.

General English adult course resource packs

Reward Upper-intermediate Resource Pack book cover 

Reward Upper-intermediate Resource Pack 

Susan Kay   
2a Family Matters  Page 2 
Mill drill type activity with yes / no questions relating to family

ESL lesson plans

Politics and the US Election

Complete lesson Vocabulary: politics, elections; skills: political issues.
US Election ESL worksheet 1 US Election ESL worksheet 2 US Election ESL worksheet 3 US Election ESL worksheet 4
Download Politics and the US Election (PDF)

Gender discrimination at work

Complete lesson Vocabulary: work clothes; skills: gender discrimination; grammar: reported speech.
Gender descrimination ESL worksheet 1 Gender descrimination ESL worksheet 2 Gender descrimination ESL worksheet 3
Download Workplace gender discrimination (PDF)

English grammar notes

Comparison with as...as

Comprehensive grammar reference notes, illustrated.
Grammar notes on comparison with as..as 1 Grammar notes on comparison with as..as 2 Grammar notes on comparison with as..as 3
Download English grammar notes: comparison with as...as (PDF)