On the British Council’s site for young learners - LearnEnglish Kids - there are lots of stories which you can use to motivate your students.
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‘Billy Elliot’ is the story of a boy from a coal mining family who decides to be a ballet dancer.
The first time I saw Cuisenaire rods being used in the language classroom I had no idea how much fun they could be.
There are many activities on the British Council’s site for young learners which you can use with your learners to help them develop their writing skills.
In the story an elephant escapes from the circus and runs off into town. The elephant meets Billy and saves him from a fire.
When our students listen to pop songs in English, browse web sites in English or watch movies in English they frequently meet language rich in its use of metaphors.
Romesh Gunesekera was born in Sri Lanka, and has been living and writing in London since the 1970s. His writing is frequently elegiac and wistful, casting reflective eyes at 'the spoiled paradise' of his original home.