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ACTIVITIES LISTENING
CARTOONS POEMS
EXCUSES SONGS
FACTS VIDEOS


(Created on 06/12/2016)

 

 

 

 

FACTS:


EXCUSES:

  • An ideal homework excuse
    "Teacher: Where is your homework?
    Pupil: I lost it fighting this kid who said you weren't the best teacher in the school."

    (jokes4teachers.com)


LISTENING:

ACTIVITIES:

  • Where's your homework?
    "An activity to practise the past simple, based on making excuses."

    (maryglasgowplus.com)

  • Homework
    "Buster has a lot of homework today. Watch the video and do the seven pages of activities and games."

    Created by Renée Maufroid.

 


LESSON PLAN:

  • Homework Has Few Benefits, Says Study (29th March, 2012) - a lesson plan with audio
    "The notion of younger children doing homework is under attack. New research suggests that homework for younger children does not really provide any benefit and teachers only give it because parents want it."
    (breakingnewsenglish.com)

 

POEMS:

  • Homework! Oh, Homework! - Poem by Jack Prelutsky
    "Homework! Oh, Homework!
    I hate you! You stink!
    I wish I could wash you away in the sink,
    if only a bomb
    would explode you to bits.."

    (poemhunter.com)

  • All My Great Excuses - a poem - with audio
    "I started on my homework
    but my pen ran out of ink.
    My hamster ate my homework.
    My computer’s on the blink..."

    (poetry4kids.com)

  • KIDNAPPED! by Shel Silverstein - a poem
    "This morning I got kidnapped
    By three masked men.
    They stopped me on the sidewalk,
    And offered me some candy..."

    (home.zonnet.nl)

 

SONGS:

 


CARTOONS:


VIDEOS:

  • The Homework of a Japanese Student in Third Grade
    "A lot of people think school in Japan is tough and there's a lot of homework.
    Here's a quick video showing what homework can be found in the backpack of a third grade elementary school student in Tokyo.
    There's Kanji, reading, math, and even cleaning shoes."

    (YouTube)