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St. Patrick's Day

March 17 is St. Patrick's Day. You'll find beginner and intermediate St. Patrick's Day lessons in our Holidays & Events section. We also have a Lucky Lesson Collection and a Lucky Idioms Poster.

88 parts of speech and conjunctions
New Lesson

Yes/No Questions

Do your students know how to ask and answer basic questions in English? Your lower-level learners will get lots of speaking, writing, and listening practice with Yes/No questions in this new Grammar Practice Worksheets lesson.

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Nauruz (Norooz) Festival

The Persian New Year (Nauruz, Norooz, or Nowruz) takes place on March 21. The UN recognizes this day as the International Day of Nowruz. In our featured Holidays & Events section, students read about the Persian New Year's festival (New Day). They also learn about the ceremonial table, and create their own in small groups. Includes idioms related to nature.

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How to Write a Poem

March 21 is World Poetry Day! In our featured Writing in English lesson, your students will learn how to write a few different types of poems, including limericks and acrostic poems. They will also learn common elements found in poetic writing, such as metaphors and similes. After this lesson, your class can put together a poetry anthology.