May 2012

Thompson Vowel Chart (Printable PDF)

Every word in English is a color – no exceptions! The pronunciation of every word in English is somewhere on this chart. It is a handy, useful addition to your classroom wall.

Print the Thompson Vowel Chart PDF at Staples up to size 24″ X  36″‘

 

 

EPA Periodic Table of English Sounds (Printable PDF)

This color-coded wall poster is four charts in one. It displays the written alphabet – ABC’s, the speaking Alphabet – EPA, the Thompson Vowel Chart in 16 color ovals and the ESL Telephone Alphabet in 26 pictograms on one page! Print PDF up to size 36″ X 24″‘

The Six Point Model for Speaking English (Printable PDF)

Students love to see the big picture. “How much have I learned and what more do I need to know?” It’s all here in this colorful wall poster. The six steps are explained fully in English is Stupid, Students are Not. Print the PDF up to size 36″ X 24″.

Vennglish (Printable PDF)

Venn Diagrams show sets and where they intersect. The Vennglish poster shows the Latin Alphabet (ABC) on the left is hopelessly inadequate for representing the 40 sounds of English. Visual learners love to see what is working, not working and what to do about it. Print PDF up to size 36″ X 24″

Colors of the Alphabet USA

Zee is Green in a General American (GA) accent. It’s the only difference between American and Canadian ABC’s.

In this colorful wall poster Literacy and Pronunciation are together at last. The first tools a student learns in a new language are the perfect foundation for confident speaking. Behold the simple bridge from reading/writing to listening/speaking. What colors are the letters of the alphabet?

Colors of the Alphabet CANADA

Zed is Red in a Canadian accent. It’s the only difference between Canadian and American ABC’s. Take your pick.

In this colorful wall poster Literacy and Pronunciation are together at last. The first tools a student learns in a new language are the perfect foundation for confident speaking. Behold the simple bridge from reading/writing to listening/speaking. What colors are the letters of the alphabet?

Special Delivery for ESL (Printable PDF)

She is English. She’s our great, big, beautiful language without an alphabet that fits. The Latin alphabet is uncomfortably small but the delivery man has arrived with EPA and we finally has something to wear. PDFs are printable up to size 31″ X  24″ if you dare.

Corina Freire

Trend Hyatt 2

Pronunciation Workshop Hyatt Hotel, Sao Paulo, Brazil

“What I enjoyed most at the event was the way the workshop was conducted, it met the needs of the guests and the method was easy to assimilate.”