WELCOME TO ELL 5
Teacher: Jane Gleason
Phone voicemail: 651-754-7574
Community Education Catalog click to open the catalog for classes on this page
Learn English- Learn Songs!
NEWSELA This is an excellent reading site for students to improve on thier critical thinkikng skills. You need to sign up for a free account.
Basic Guides to Writing and Grammar
MARCH THEME: KEEPING A JOB
1. Breaking News English: Night Work Could Damage your Health Choose the speed you want and listen to the North American English
2. Communicating at Work- Readings and Quizzes
4.. ELLLO Story: Help Wanted HERE
5. ESL PODCAST 484- Getting a Performance Evaluation
Work/Life Balance:NPR podcasts: Listen and read the 3 stories about trying to balnce work in your life. Each table will be assigned a reading. Students will discuss answers to the questions and share what they learned with the rest of the class.
1. What does the reading say about working and home life?
2. What does flexibility in the workplace mean?
3. What are good reasons for working from home? What are some "drawbacks" or negative problems with working from home?Practical Skills for Job Search FebruaryUnit Lessons
3. Job Counselor Conversation HERE
4. Career Search: Finding the right Job- Randalls Listening Lab
5. .Choosing a Career: Listen-A-Minute site for reading and listening
6. ELLLO Story: Help Wanted HERE
2. Describing strengths in an interview: What are My Best Qualities? Listening Activity from ELLLO Click HERE
3. Describing weaknesses in an interview: What are My Worst Qualities? Listening Activity from ELLLO Click HERE
4. Informational Interview questions here. You can ask managers or future employers about a company to gain knowledge about the requirements and qualifications of a job. Take charge of your job search!RESUME and APPLICATION HELP
1. Resume Help: Click HERE to write a resume that you can attach to your gmail account.
2. Online Job Applications. Look at the various companies. Watch the Interview tips, look at what each company teaches you. HERE Which company would you apply for?
Job Search Sites
Click HERE to look at the MinnesotaWorks job search site
VALENTINE'S DAY STORIES AND ACTIVITIES