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.

Housing Rights for Migrants

Below is a link to a helpful website regarding the housing rights of migrants in accordance with their immigration status. Mentees may click on “New Arrivals” to access more information on the subject as pertaining to their respective situations, while mentors will find helpful information by clicking on the “Housing Advisers” link. Both pages have more links in the header area and the left margin that lead to more specific subtopics, as well.

Housing Rights Information

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