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Science post-primary Language Support Activity Units to support teaching and learning at each of the CEFR A1-B1 Benchmarks.

pdf symbol Science Topic - Conservation and Pollution

pdf symbol Science Topic - Ecology and Habitats

pdf symbol Science Topic - Food and digestion

pdf symbol Science Topic - Human Reproduction

pdf symbol Science Topic - Living things (animals and plants)

pdf symbol Science Topic - Photosynthesis

pdf symbol Science Topic - Plant Reproduction

pdf symbol Science Topic - Respiration and Breathing

pdf symbol Science Topic - Speed, velocity and acceleration

pdf symbol Science Topic - The Circulation System


Link to Science safety words and terms (click on link)


english language award The ELSP has won the 2009 European Award for Languages - click here for details

Jury's comments "Feedback from involved teachers very positive about motivation of students and this is motivating for teachers...Very impressed with project...Valuable idea transferable to e.g. Gaelscoileanna."

newly added Click here for a Report into English Language Support in Irish Post-Primary Schools - Policy, challenges and deficits (pdf format)

Remember, these units are further supplemented with a wide range of appropriate language learning and self-study activities suitable for post-primary students to do individually, in pairs or in small groups.
We again acknowledge Gill & Macmillan for their permission to reproduce certain short texts in some of these Units.


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English Language Support Programme, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland

The English Language Support Programme is part of the Trinity Immigration Initiative (funded by AIB)