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Picture resources

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

Photo resources

 Making bolani (PDF)

A step-by-step photographic recipe resource made by a Waikato ESOL-Literacy class who cooked Bolani during one of their sessions.  

Resources for learners with low levels of literacy. Some are appropriate for learners with hearing impairments. Created by Gillian Leigh and Ruth Woodley, ESOL-Literacy programme teachers (Christchurch centre).

In the morning (powerpoint)
Picture resources to illustrate morning activities. Suitable for learners with low levels of literacy.

Winter (powerpoint)
Picture resources to illustrate winter activities. Suitable for learners with low levels of literacy.

Letter Mm (powerpoint)
Common nouns starting with the letter M, includes NZ sign. Suitable for learners with low levels of literacy, and hearing impairment.

Letter Pp (powerpoint)
Common nouns starting with the letter P, includes NZ sign. Suitable for learners with low levels of literacy, and hearing impairment.


 

 

English by laptop series

English by laptop picture resources (developed by Carolyn Kelly) are also available in Powerpoint (original, high-resolution versions). Contact Victoria Ussher.

Dictionary A to C 
Vocabulary items, locations and adjectives representing letters A to C of the alphabet. Also phrases, sentences and opposites.

 Dictionary D to H
Vocabulary items, locations and adjectives representing letters D to H of the alphabet. Also days of the week, phrases, sentences and opposites.

Dictionary I to M
Vocabulary items, locations and adjectives representing letters I to M of the alphabet. Also months of the year, phrases, sentences and opposites.

 Dictionary N to P
Vocabulary items, locations and adjectives representing letters N to P of the alphabet. Also phrases, sentences and opposites.

Dictionary Q to S
Vocabulary items, locations and adjectives representing letters Q to S of the alphabet. Also phrases, sentences and opposites.

 Dictionary T to Z
Vocabulary items, locations and adjectives representing letters T to Z of the alphabet. Also phrases, sentences and opposites.

Numbers in the real world
Photos of numbers in the NZ environment. Includes traffic and shop signs, public notices, number plates and menus.

New Zealand money
Picture resources to become familiar with New Zealand notes and coins plus sentence starters to practice the ‘How much…?” structure.

 At the airport, doctor's, dentist's, petrol station ...
Picture resources to illustrate everyday situations. Includes simple question and answer structures for 'At the doctor's'.

 Simple question forms
Introduces sentence question forms e.g. ‘Where is…?”, What can …?”, "Can you...?", "Do you ...?" using a variety of locations and occupations etc.