London in Your Language

This is a fantastic website for anyone new living in London who wants to find information about services in their own language. Please share with your mentee or browse it together if you think it appropriate.

 

https://www.londoninyourlanguage.co.uk

Teaching Vowel Sounds

This website is a very useful one if you haven’t seen it before: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Browse/Price-Range/Free/Search:Long+vowels

 

Some good tips on this website:

https://busyteacher.org/8168-top-10-ways-teach-vowel-pronunciation-in-english.html

And lots of downloadable worksheets here https://en.islcollective.com/resources/search_result?Tags=vowel%20sounds&searchworksheet=GO&type=Printables

Opinions, Agreeing, and Disagreeing

Below are two links to activities in which you can help your mentee practise expressing her own personal opinions and agreement or disagreement in response to others’. You may choose to reverse the roles in the first activity when completed, as well.

True Statements Activity

Opinions and Responses Jumble Activity

 

Film Genres Activity

Below is a link to a light exercise in which you can get to know your mentee’s interests a bit while teaching some vocabulary used when talking about the topic of film. Once completed, you may also wish to have your mentee ask you the same questions in order to further practise her speaking and listening skills.

Film Genres Activity