Oxford Picture Dictionary Second Edition

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.

 

 

Oxford Picture Dictionary Video Competition

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Interactive Software

An interactive CD-ROM providing practice opportunities for every word in the dictionary.

OPD Second Edition Program Tour

Experience the difference. Take a tour of the remarkable and vibrant OPD Second Edition.

OPD 2e Lesson Plans

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.

OPD Second Edition High Beginning Workbook

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

Bilingual Editions

Thirteen bilingual editions meet the needs of learners from around the globe.

OPD Reading Library

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.

Assessment Program

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.

Correlations

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.

OPD Second Edition Classroom Presentation Tool

A CD-ROM that transforms The Oxford Picture Dictionary into an interactive teaching tool for classroom presentations.

Oxford Picture Dictionary Second Edition

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.

OPD Second Edition Grammar Worksheets

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.

OPD Second Edition Low Beginning Workbook

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

OPD Second Edition Low Intermediate Workbook

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

Classic Classroom Activities

Communicative activities help students fully "own" new language.

Family Literacy Handbook & Worksheets

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.

OPDi Second Edition

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