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Graphics

Resources created in this area by English Language Partners New Zealand are freely available. Please acknowledge the source when using our resources.

Topic worksheets

You can download the graphics as .jpgs for each story sequence. You may want to make a reordering activity, rearrange the story or make an activity based on an individual picture.

Traffic checkpoint

Full graphic sheet

Using an ATM 

Full graphic sheet

Garden to plate

Full graphic sheet

Taking a child to school

Full graphic sheet 

Volunteering in a charity shop

1 Receiving goods from donors | 2 Sorting and selling | 3 Working with customers  | 4 Volunteering time

 Job search

See the vacancy? | 2 Checking Trade Me | 3 Emailing for application pack | 4 Writing a cover letter | 5 Setting an interview time | 6 Arriving for the interview | 7 Interview Q1 | 8 Interview Q2 | 9 Interview Q3 | 10 Thank you for coming | 11 A job offer | 12 Text message 

Emergency - Fire!
Cooking dinner | 2 Distraction | 3 Fire breaks out | 4 Smoke alarm | 5 Evacuates the house | 6 Closes the door | 7 Calls 111

Parent teacher interview
1 Parent teacher interview | 2 Return slip | 3 Remind the child | 4 Interview day and time | 5 Meeting the teacher | 6 Interview questions | 7 Asking for clarification | 8 Showing the school work | 9 Proud parent

Returning faulty goods
1 A new kettle | 2 Filling the kettle | 3 Boiling the kettle | 4 Checking the kettle | 5 Problem with kettle | 6 Customer service | 7 Background information | 8 Explaining the problem | 9 Showing the receipt | 10 Replacement kettle | 11 Enjoying a cup of tea

 Unexpected callers
 1 Electricity company  | 2 Religious visitor | 3 Telemarketing |4 Halloween | 5 Fundraiser  

The haircut (A bad hair day!)
Looking for a hairdresser in the phone book | 2 Writing down the appointment details | 3 Arriving at the salon | 4 Greeting the receptionist | 5 Meeting the hairdresser | 6 Discussing the haircut  | 7  The hairwashing | 8 The haircut | 9 Drying the hair | 10 Customer checks the cut  | 11 Paying | 12 Saying goobye

Parent helps on school trip
1 A school note | 2 Permission slip | 3 Phone call | 4 Tuesday morning | 5 Getting on the bus | 6 Singing on the bus | 6 Welcome to city zoo | 7 Don't feed the animals! | 8 Finding the toilets | 9 Home time

Coping after a disaster (PDFs)
1 Graphics 1-3 First aid, emergency kit, building damage  | 2 Graphics 4-6 Civil Defence, liquefaction, house damage

 

A hospital stay (PDFs)
1 Packing for the hospital | 2 Hospital information board | 3 Taking temperature | 4 Taking blood | 5 On the scales | 6 Anaesthetic | 7 Recovering

 

A street collection
1 Observing the collector | 2 Sorry, no money | 3 I've already donated | 4 Saying hello | 5 Thank you! | 6 Taking a flower | 7 Thinking of volunteering

Car accident (PDFs)
1 Nose-to-tail accident | 2 Is anyone hurt? | 3 Moving the cars | 4 Exchanging information | 5 Checking the car | 6 Phoning for help

Visiting the dentist (PDFs)
1 Toothache | 2 Making appointments | 3 Dental clinic reception | 4 Dentist's chair | 5 X-ray | 6 Discussion

 Welcoming in winter (PDFs)
1 Lady with umbrella | 2 Waiting for the bus | 3 Picking mandarins | 4 Family having a meal | 5 Car stuck in the mud | 6  Walking the dog

 

  Spring in the park
1 Graphics 1-4 Tui, feeding ducks, admiring flowers, the playground | 2 Graphics 5-6 Gardening, exercising outdoors

 

 Summer at the beach
 1 Graphics 1-3 Ice cream van, sunbathing, swimming | 2 Graphics 4-6 Dog walking, lifeguard, gathering kaimoana

 Autumn
 1 Graphics 1-3 Sports, on the footpath,  Easter egg hunt | 2 Graphics 4-6 Stacking firewood, raking leaves, climbing trees

ANZAC Day
1 Time, date, flags | 2 Elements of service | 3 At the going down of the sun ... | 4 The last post | 5 Observing silence | 6 Soldiers march past | 7 Morning tea | 8 RSA open day

Kiwi funeral
 1 Newspaper notice | 2 Arriving at the chapel | 3 Elements of the service | 4 More service elements | 5 Carrying the coffin to the hearse | 6 Reception

Kiwi wedding
1 Invitation | 2 Bride comes down the aisle | 3 Wedding service | 4 Throwing confetti | 5 Wedding photo | 6 Speeches and cake cutting | 7 The married couple's first dance | 8 Married couple leave the wedding

General graphics

Everday activities
WORD document with 60 illustrations of everday activities, e.g. shopping, schooling, gardening etc. You can right mouse click on a graphic to copy and paste it into your worksheet. Or copy and paste it into the PAINT programme and save as a jpg, png etc. Please acknowledge the source of these graphics.