The Slangman Guide to STREET SPEAK 1 TEACHER’S GUIDE is packed with lots of fun, high-energy games and activities to get your students speaking and understanding like a native-born American in no time flat!
Included in the Teacher’s Guide, you’ll find:
- Lesson Preps with variations
- Ways to help students create their own stories or songs using idioms and slang
- Questions that will get your students speaking right away
- Fun games to help students speak and understand “Real Speak”
- Lots of groups activities for reading, writing, listening and speaking
- Suggested “Mini Lessons” in each chapter
- Extra fun challenges to engage the students
- Written production, spoken production, and visual activities at the end of each chapter
- Post unit activity at the end of each chapter, using the weekly video, “Slangman Fridays”
The Slangman Guide to STREET SPEAK 1 Teacher Package includes:
- Teacher’s Guide
The Slangman Guide to STREET SPEAK 1 Textbook is the perfect way to begin learning how Americans really speak!
And it’s the FIRST textbook to include links to free audio programs as well as links to free videos in every chapter, as well as a special link to…
…SLANGMAN FRIDAYS which will take you to a new video each Friday where Slangman will present his Top Five slang words and idioms used that week on TV! Book 1 not only teaches popular American slang and idioms, but it also explains the way Americans pronounce their words, using everyday contractions and popular reductions like gonna, wanna, should’a, would’a, and so many others!
Entertaining dialogues, activities and games will make sure you have a blast (“have fun”) and don’t sweat it (“get tense”) as you get up to speed (“current”) on all the typical slang and idioms used by virtually every native speaker! So, chill out (“relax”) and kick back (“get comfortable”) and let’s get started!
The Slangman Guide to STREET SPEAK 1 Textbook contains popular chapters on slang and idioms associated with:
- At School
- Plus special sections on everyday reductions and contractions
The Slangman Guide to STREET SPEAK 1 Workbook will help you “lock in” all the information you learned from the Textbook by offering you dozens of full games and exercises!
The Slangman Guide to STREET SPEAK 1 Workbook contains:
- “Real Speak” quizzes in each chapter!
- Fun fill-in exercises
- Games to match the idioms with the illustrations
- Wheel of Words contest
- Truth or Lie exercises
- Create Your Own Sentences in Slang
- Word Scrambles
- Word Searches
- Slang Crossword Puzzles
- Create Your Own Crazy Story in Slang
- Correct or Incorrect games
- Find the Hidden Picture (through a maze of idioms)
…and that’s just in the first 2 chapters!