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PUTTING ENGLISH TO WORK 1

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UNIT 1

WHAT’S YOUR NAME?
In this unit you will learn:
THESE LIFE SKILLS:
‰ Use the alphabet
‰ Introductions

A, B, C, D
Hi, my name is Jose.

THIS VOCABULARY:
‰ The classroom

book, paper, pencil

THIS GRAMMAR:
‰ Verb: BE

I am a student.
I am not a student.

flag ___ 5. a. f. i. map ___ 12. g. paper __ 11. pencil ___ 4. h. ___ 1. c. calendar __ 3. eraser ___ 8. backpack Putting English to Work 1 [rev. d. 11/07] 2 Unit 1 . k. j. book ___ 10. e. b. pen __ 7.Vocabulary: The Classroom Exercise 1: Match the words and pictures. l. chair ___ 9. board ___ 2. clock ___ 6.

___ ___ E ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ R ___ ___ ___ ___ B V J ___ ___ M ___ ___ ___ ___ Exercise 4: Copy the lower case letters. A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Alphabet Practice Exercise 3: Fill in the upper case letters.Listening from the Video Unit 1 Page 3 Exercise 2: Point to the letters you hear. 11/07] 3 Unit 1 . a b c d e f g h i j k l m __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ n o p q r s t u v w x y z __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ Putting English to Work 1 [rev.

to ____________________________________________ John Franklin. Maria: Nice to meet you. too. Joe: My name is Joe Lopez. Exercise 6: Unscramble the following sentences. too. ___ Nice is name My ____________________________________________ Putting English to Work 1 [rev. What’s your name? Maria: My name is Maria Brown. ___ meet you. Joe: Nice to meet you. 11/07] 4 Unit 1 . ____________________________________________ ____________________________________________ meet ___ you. 1 ___ Nice name My is your name? What is My name is Marta Lopez. Put the conversation in the correct order. to ____________________________________________ Marta Lopez.Exercise 5: Practice this conversation between Joe and Maria.

What is it? It’s a ___________________ . Putting English to Work 1 [rev. 3. What is it? It’s a ___________________ . 2. 4. What is it? It’s a____________________ . 2. 1. paper student teacher book book pen pencil teacher pen chair book pen teacher paper paper chair Exercise 8: Answer the questions. 1. 4. What is it? It’s a ___________________ . 11/07] 5 Unit 1 .Exercise 7: Circle the correct word. 3.

What is it? It’s a _________________ . 9. 6. 10. What is it? It’s an ________________ . What is it? It’s a _________________ . 8. What is it? It’s a _________________ . 7. 11/07] 6 Unit 1 . Putting English to Work 1 [rev.5. What is it? It’s a _________________ . What is it? It’s a _________________ .

He is not a teacher. Putting English to Work 1 [rev. teachers. He’s Miguel. She’s not Celia.Grammar: Verb “BE” She is a student. He is a student. BE I am ’m He She is ’s It is ’s We You They are ’re BE + NOT a student. a book. She is not a teacher. He’s not Ryan. a pencil. 11/07] I am ’m not He She is not ‘s not It is not ‘s not We You They 7 are not ‘re not a teacher. She’s Jane. students. Unit 1 .

He ____________ a teacher.Exercise 9: Fill in the blanks with the correct form of BE. He _____ student. She ______ a teacher. It’s a book. They ______ students. It is not a pencil. Example: It is a book. It _______ a pen. Putting English to Work 1 [rev. 2. It _______ a calendar. 11/07] 8 Unit 1 . It ___________ a chair. They ________________ teachers. It’s not a pencil. 1. Or. 5. 3. 4. It _____________ book. She __________ a doctor.

are. it is. No. No. is. Is it an eraser? Yes. He's Juan. It is a chair. Is it a notebook? Yes. it’s not. is. He is Juan. We’re not teachers. they are. are. 2. it Are we you they Yes. She’s not Carla. 1. you Is he she a student? Yes. She's Nina. he she Is it a book? Yes. Exercise 10: Look at the pictures. She is Nina. No. No. He’s not Charlie. No. 11/07] 9 Unit 1 . Are they students? Yes. It's a chair. it’s not. No. you’re not. it is. they are. it’s not. No. they’re not. it is. he’s she’s not. I'm not Ted. they’re not. Putting English to Work 1 [rev. we you they students? Examples: I am Ben. No. We're students. Example: Is it a pencil? Yes. Are they notebooks? Yes. it’s not.ANSWERS QUESTIONS Am I a student? Yes. 3. 4. No. Circle the correct answer. We are students. It’s not a pen. we’re you’re they’re not. I'm Ben.

What is the teacher’s first name? a. Main Street Adult School c. 11/07] 10 Unit 1 . What is the name of the school? a. Frank Cross b. Cross 2. 1. Main Street Adult School 4. Carlos Nunez Putting English to Work 1 [rev. Who is this registration for? a. ESL 1 b. Student c. Carlos 3. What is the class? a.Life Skill: Reading a Form Main Street Adult School REGISTRATION FORM CLASS STUDENT LAST NAME FIRST NAME DATE ESL 1 Nunez Carlos 01/20/08 SECTION TEACHER LAST NAME FIRST NAME ROOM # 500151 Cross Frank 16 Exercise 11: Circle the correct answers. Nunez b. 16 5. Frank c. 500151 c. Teacher b. Registration Form b. What is the student’s last name? a.

a pen. Hi. 4. 6. ____________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________ Exercise 14: Fill in the correct words. an eraser. It _______ Vivian. Nice to __________ you. 2. 1. Jose. Hi. 3. What is ________ first name? 5. What is in your backpack? Exercise 13: What is in your backpack? Write the objects that you have in YOUR backpack or bag. Peter? 2. A book. I am. Are you ready for school. 4. What _____ your last name? 7. Nice ____ meet you. too. a notebook.Writing Exercise 12: Read the conversation. My name ____________ is Jose. Putting English to Work 1 [rev. and a dictionary. Yes. 1. 11/07] 11 Unit 1 . a pencil. My last name _______ Chan. 3.

1. 3. 3. Edwards Exercise 15: . 4. What is your name? ________________________________ . What are the names of your friends? ___________________ _______________________________________________ .Narrative Reading “Carlos Nunez is a Student” Carlos Nunez is a student at Main Street Adult School . What is the name of your school? ______________________ _______________________________________________ . He’s in an English class . Is Carlos a student? ________________________________ . 4. 5. Answer the questions about the story. Putting English to Work 1 [rev. What is Carlos’s last name? ___________________________ . Edwards Mr. What is the name of your teacher? _____________________ . 2. 1. Carlos’s friends are Maria and Luis . 2. What are his friends’ names? _________________________ _______________________________________________ . What is his teacher’s name? __________________________ . 11/07] 12 Unit 1 . Exercise 16: Answer the questions with YOUR information. His teacher is Mr. What is the name of his school? _______________________ .

chair b.Unit 1 (Each item=1 point) Putting English to Work 1 UNIT REVIEW Circle the correct answers. a. Yes. b. b. book What is it? __________ a desk. No. We’re b. It not 6. it’s not. It’s 5. It’s not c. they aren’t. No. What is the first name? Martha Ortega 2. They’re d. a. What is it? It’s a ____________. map It’s an eraser. they are. d. He’s c. No it Is it a notebook? a. Are they teachers? a. Turn page over Number correct and percentage score (circle one) 10=100% 9=90% 8=80% 7 or fewer: no credit Student name _____________________ Date _____________ Initials _______ PE1/Unit 1 . Yes. 1. _______ a book. c. What is the last name? Sunny Choo 3. b. it is. a. flag 4. It’s no d. 7.

registration form d. 8. Teacher 10.". What is the teacher’s name? a.. class b. Cross Frank c. Nunez Carlos d. Downtown Adult School c. SECTION TEACHER: Cross Frank 500151 First Name Last Name Date: 1/20/08 c.Unit 1 Putting English to Work 1 DOWNTOWN ADULT SCHOOL REGISTRATION FORM CLASS STUDENT: ESL 1 Nunez Carlos Last Name First Name 16 t-. Frank Cross b. Frank Cross 9. Complete the alphabet below. . A B ___ ___ ___ F ___ ___ ___ J ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ P ___ ___ ___ ___ U ___ ___ ___ ___ Z . What is the name of the school? a. .