Nicholson, Adam McHenry . English, University of Illinois at Springfield. Adjunct instructor, English and Capital Scholars Honors Program, University of Illinois Springfield. Adjunct instructor of English, Lincoln Land Community College.
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Autobiography is a traditional way of getting to know a group. My greatest hits [ Speaking and listening tasks ] gives students an opportunity to talk and share ideas and is a twist on straightforward autobiography. Talking of talk, try Chat cards [ Thinking and discussion skills ] with an array of questions to get any group warmed up and ready for collaborative working. Pair with A bit about me! [ Display ] and you have a lively first lesson ideal for Y7 – and instant display for your room right at the start of term.