Tuesday, March 28, 2023

MAE ESL 3 2023-03-28


Roughly 80% of doughnut shops in southern California are owned by Cambodian refugee families, who came to this country seeking shelter from genocide. Correspondent Elaine Quijano explores these immigrants' stories of resilience, reinvention and success, wrapped in a distinctive pink doughnut box.

Ventures 3: ch 3 Grammar Lesson B | Grammar Lesson C

Learn English Feel Good: Emotions and Feelings 12

Dollars to Donuts by Ann Gianola, New Readers Press (buy here)

Monday, March 27, 2023

Cesar Chavez Day!

On the last Monday of March, schools in California, Texas, and Colorado observe Cesar Chavez Day


uscitizenpod: Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta

Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta started the United Farm Workers union, because farm workers did not have

"the legal right to organize and to vote for collective bargaining. They didn't have the right to have clean drinking water, access to portable toilets, lunch breaks, or short rest breaks during workdays. And they were not entitled to the minimum wage or unemployment insurance."

USCIS 100:51. What are two rights of everyone living in the United States?
  • freedom of expression
  • freedom of speech
  • freedom of assembly
  • freedom to petition the government
  • freedom of worship
  • the right to bear arms

Family Fun:

NEW (Jan 2019) New Readers Press: Field of Vision - Novel 
Scenes Reader, Low-Intermediate Level by Ana Gianola

Rafael is a farmworker foreman who takes pride in his work. After putting off eye surgery, an emergency in the field changes everything. Teacher Guide

Sunday, March 19, 2023

Types of Schools: Public, Private & Other Options in the U.S.


What's the difference between a private and #publicschool in the U.S.? What types of schools are there? Test your #listening and understand the #vocabulary related to the American school system.

INDEX 0:00 Introduction 0:44 Quick overview of the U.S. system of education 1:59 Lesson title 2:04 When is education in the U.S. free? 2:25 What is a public school? 2:50 Types of public schools. Regular public schools. 3:21 Charter schools 4:11 Vocational schools 4:26 Magnet schools 4:49 College - state schools - college tuition 5: 38 Types of private schools. Boarding schools. 6:49 Parochial schools 7:18 Religious schools/schools with a religious affiliation 7:44 Homeschool 8:29 Online school 9:04 Quiz - 8 questions

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

MAE ESL 3 2023-03-14




Day by Day


For Teacher (answers and notes)


Tue 0314

Coffee, Tea, Caffeine-free puzzle print double-sided with Coffee Shop


Dollars to Donuts ch.5 (printed on my desk; print extra if needed)

Ch 5 Lesson plan

Coffee, Tea, Caffeine-free answers

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

MAE ESL 3 2023-03-08

We are Milpitas Adult Education: Happy International Women's Day!

Download these lesson from uscitizenpod / milpitaschat

  • International Women's Day pdf
  • Four American Women in Honor of Women’s History Month pdf
  • American Women who Fought for the Right to Vote mp3 / pdf 
  • More U.S. Citizenship Resources for Women's History Month post
ESL Library: International Women's Day lesson .

Elli: International Women's Day pdf | mp3 1,3,4,5,6,7

Word Mint: International Women's Day crossword puzzle | word search