Features of Adverts

Features of Adverts

A PowerPoint and Activity to help students understand and identify the features of adverts. The features are named and explained, and then students are required to identify them in printed ads and label and explain their reasoning.
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Writing a Letter of Complaint

Writing a Letter of Complaint

A powerpoint talking students through how to write a letter of complaint. This explores a possible structure, and demonstrates how addresses should be correctly presented. Following the information section, there is a task asking students to write a letter of complaint about a mobile phone.
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Boy in the Striped Pyjamas - Annotating Text

Boy in the Striped Pyjamas - Annotating Text

An activity designed to help students develop a deeper understanding of how the author of 'The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas' uses his writing to delve further into the lives of Bruno and his family, and the background of life in Germany at that time. ***The extracts are the property of John Boyne.***
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Listening Comprehension - Mobile Phones

Listening Comprehension - Mobile Phones

In this activity you can listen to an article about the problems caused when people use mobile phones in public places. Listen to the whole article then answer the questions. You can listen to parts of the article again.
KTM15
Punctuation/Paragraph Practice

Punctuation/Paragraph Practice

This resource can be used with either Higher Level KS3 students, or students in KS4. All the capital letters, full stops and paragraphs have been removed from a review of Homeland Season 1. The students just have to figure out where they should be put! Could be made easier for Lower Ability students. Article is the intellectual property of the writer (name and newspaper on the sheet)
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Danger in the North Sea - a game for revising grammar and vocabulary

Danger in the North Sea - a game for revising grammar and vocabulary

This game allows pupils to revise some important areas of English. They have to race against time and to stop a dangerous gas leak on a North Sea Oil Rig. Practise listening skills with engaging animation and audio. Intermediate level/B1. Topics: Oil industry Travel Transport Grammar Points: Present Simple and Present Continuous Command verbs Singular and Plural Nouns Countable and Uncountable nouns
KTM15
The Beatles - a game for revising grammar and vocabulary

The Beatles - a game for revising grammar and vocabulary

In this game, you have to collect letters which spell the name of a lost recording made by The Beatles. You will visit the Beatles museum in Liverpool to find the clues. Our characters, K, Tu and Elle will help you but you have to answer questions on English grammar and vocabulary. Topics: TV Current Affairs Leisure Activities Celebrities Grammar Points: The Past Simple Tense The Present Perfect Tense + Continuous Adverbs Modal Verbs
KTM15
Lesson plan and activities for Students of EAL Upper Intermediate  and also 13/14 year olds

Lesson plan and activities for Students of EAL Upper Intermediate and also 13/14 year olds

This lesson is based on life expectancy around the world and is suitable for upper intermediate learners of English as an additional or second language and also for year 8 and 9 students. Activities include: fact cards, reading comprehension (newspaper), close sentences, discussion activity, dictionary activity, skimming and scanning for information. Information is also given to teachers to remind them of SMOG for any additional materials they wish to use.
wwhaley
Holes: Escaped Prisoners!

Holes: Escaped Prisoners!

Students are required to write a newspaper article documenting the events surrounding Stanley and Zero's disappearance from the camp. The assessment criteria can be used by teachers, peers or the student's themselves.
vjbrown85
Analysing Magazine & Newspaper Adverts

Analysing Magazine & Newspaper Adverts

A sheet of questions designed to prompt students to examine articles in more detail. This activity could be easily adapted for lower ability groups, purely by adding examples and more structure. ***Articles/Adverts not included***
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Olympic News Report Creating

Olympic News Report Creating

A lesson plan for a morning session of a summer school. Students were asked to research a country; assign roles in the report; improvise language and questions for the report and finally, perform their report to an audience. Great for all ages and abilities. Can be easily adapted. ***All images courtesy of http://www.olympic.org/rio-2016-summer-olympics***
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