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Welcome to the Oxford Picture Dictionary Second Edition website, providing you with extra teaching ideas, resources, and support.
Bring the Oxford Picture Dictionary to life with the OPD “Tell the Story Video” Contest!
Increase student engagement and win great prizes. You could win an iPad or a trip to TESOL 2015. Students could win an Oxford Dictionary.
Participating is easy, even if you don’t use the OPD. Visit the OUP ELT Facebook page for instructions and free resources. We can’t wait to see what your learners create.
Please note this contest is open to teachers in the US only.
Join the Oxford Picture Dictionary Tell the Story Video Competition!
An interactive CD-ROM providing practice opportunities for every word in the dictionary.
Experience the difference. Take a tour of the remarkable and vibrant OPD Second Edition.
A complete seven-stage lesson plan for each topic includes expansion activities and references to guide you on how exactly to integrate the other components of the program.
This workbook offers high-interest exercises for high-beginning learners, including a page of activities for each page of the dictionary and listening activities for each topic.
WEB ONLY! High Beginning Workbook ANSWER KEY
Thirteen bilingual editions meet the needs of learners from around the globe.
Contextualized readings help students retain new vocabulary, while learning more about everyday life, civics, academics, and workplace themes.
WEB ONLY! The ANSWER KEY for each Reader is available to download.
The Assessment Program includes reproducible tests for each unit as well as a test generator that allows you to create customized tests to meet the precise needs of your learners.
The OPD Second Edition supports your efforts to meet national and state standards. Correlations that are found on this website include WIDA Standards for 6-12 grades, CASAS Adult ESOL Standards, and state-specific standards for California, Texas, and Illinois.
A CD-ROM that transforms The Oxford Picture Dictionary into an interactive teaching tool for classroom presentations.
The second edition of The Oxford Picture Dictionary features an up-to-date word list of over 4,000 words and phrases, illustrated with crystal-clear, vibrant artwork.
WEB ONLY! Multilevel Stories with audio available.
WEB ONLY! Download Grammar Worksheets to incorporate effective beginning-level grammar into Oxford Picture Dictionary lessons. Because each topic in the Dictionary creates a vivid context, The Oxford Picture Dictionary is an excellent resource for teaching grammar.
The new Low Beginning Workbook offers high-interest exercises, including a page of activities for each page of the dictionary and listening activities for each topic.
WEB ONLY! Low Beginning Workbook ANSWER KEY
This workbook offers high-interest exercises for low intermediate learners, including a page of activities for each page of the dictionary and listening activities for each topic.
WEB ONLY! Low Intermediate Workbook ANSWER KEY
Communicative activities help students fully "own" new language.
WEB ONLY! The Family Literacy Handbook includes updated resources that support adults and children in family literacy programs, as well as tools for coaching parents to help their children learn English.
OPD Second Edition Placement Guide and Correlations to National Assessments
Use this tool to place your students in the appropriate level of The Oxford Picture Dictionary Workbooks. The placement guide aligns The Oxford Picture Dictionary Workbook levels to the following: NRS Educational Functioning Levels, SPL, CASAS, BEST, and BEST Plus.
- OPD Placement Guide PDF ( 23 KB )
OPDi Second Edition
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