English - Class VI Resources

The following list of online resources are provided as a sample of curated resources. New resources shall be added as we come across interesting and relevant online materials.

1. ESL Listening Comprehension

Description: Audio Lesson on listening comprehension to enhance listening skill. A story (The New Teacher) is read twice, students are expected to listen and answer questions.

Core Concepts: Listening skill, listening comprehension

Link: Video on ESL listening comprehension

2. Question Tag

Description: A Sherig Bhutan YouTube video lesson on question Tags - positive and negative question tags, rules of question tag and exceptional rules of question tag.

Core Concepts: Language and grammar, question tags.

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3. Letter Writing

Description: A Sherig Bhutan YouTube video lesson on letter writing (how and why write a letter). Formal and informal letters.

Core Concepts: Writing skill, and letter writing.

LinkVideo on letter writing

4. Summarizing

Description: A Sherig Bhutan YouTube video lesson on how to summarize a story. Summary, when summarization can be used and how to write a summary.

Core Concepts: Writing skill, and summarizing.

Link: Video on summarizing 

5. Fact or Opinion

Description: A YouTube video for kids on the differences between fact and opinion with examples.

Core Concepts: Speaking, reading, writing & listening, and opinion or fact.

Link: Video on fact or opinion 

6. Figures of Speech

Description: A Sherig Bhutan YouTube video lesson on figures of speech with examples - simile, metaphor, personification and hyperbole.

Core Concepts: Reading and writing skills, and figures of speech.

LinkVideo on figures of speech  

7. Spelling Strategies

Description: Top 8 spelling strategies (for ESL students and native speakers) - how to spell words correctly using different strategies.

Core Concepts: Language and grammar, and spelling strategies.

Link: Video on figures of speech 

8. Lyric Poem

Description: A Sherig Bhutan YouTube video lesson on a lyric poem - features of lyric poem and a sample of lyric poem.

Core Concepts: Reading and literature, and lyric poem.

Link: Video on features of lyric poem  

9. Personal Narrative Essay

Description: Key Stage 2: Sherig Bhutan YouTube Video lesson on personal narrative essay - define personal narrative essay, steps of writing a narrative essay, and write a narrative essay.

Core Concepts: Writing skill, and narrative essay.

Link: Video on personal narrative essay  

10. Three Types of Sentence Structures

Description: A YouTube video lesson for simple, compound and complex sentences with examples of how to create them.

Core Concepts: Language & grammar, and three types of sentences.

LinkVideo on sentence structures  

11. Parts of Speech

Description: Key Stage 2: Sherig Bhutan YouTube video lesson on the eight parts of speech – explanations with examples for each.

Core Concepts: Language & grammar, and parts of speech.

Link: Video on eight parts of speech