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Linguistic Terminology Round the World

Linguistic Terminology Round the World

A Round the World card game based on linguistic terminology. Students should listen out for the definition of the term on the top of their card, before sharing the name of the term and their definition.
zoemcooke
The Merchant of Venice - based on William Shakespeare's play - Reading Comprehension

The Merchant of Venice - based on William Shakespeare's play - Reading Comprehension

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text narrates the story/ plot summary of The Merchant of Venice based on William Shakespeare's famous play. After carefully reading a text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False, gap filling and character match exercises. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
Room 13 - Chapters 1-4 bundle of activities including reading comprehensions.

Room 13 - Chapters 1-4 bundle of activities including reading comprehensions.

Included is a range of activities including reading comprehensions for each chapter and follow-up activities to extend learning of each chapter. Skills covered: Reading comprehension - inference, deduction, vocabulary, prediction, author intentions etc. Informal and formal writing Character profiling Imagery - creating illustrations from evidence in the text. Diary writing - recalling events from the day and recording them in a diary extract.
miketaylorsthelens
Room 13 - Chapter 3Reading comprehension and activity.

Room 13 - Chapter 3Reading comprehension and activity.

Included in this resource is a reading comprehension with different styles of questions including author intentions, vocabulary, inference, deduction and opinion. Alongside this is an activity to enhance the understanding of what has happened in the chapter. It focuses on character profiling and understanding the personalities of the main characters of the book.
miketaylorsthelens
Room 13 - Chapter 2 Reading comprehension and activity.

Room 13 - Chapter 2 Reading comprehension and activity.

Included in this resource is a reading comprehension with different styles of questions including author intentions, vocabulary, inference, deduction and opinion. Alongside this is an activity to enhance the understanding of what has happened in the chapter. It focuses on a diary entry and recalling the events of the day.
miketaylorsthelens
HALLOWEEN: Literary Non-Fiction, Poetry, Myth and more

HALLOWEEN: Literary Non-Fiction, Poetry, Myth and more

Halloween is an exciting holiday for many middle-schoolers. Help your students improve their reading comprehension, poetry analysis, and vocabulary skills by using their love of the holiday to engage them with this packet of entertaining literary activities. This product includes three pieces that focus on the Halloween season, along with comprehension, idiom, context clue and other activities Contents: Mischief Night: a literary non-fiction piece with the theme “Sometimes you have to stand up to bullies.” Related Activities: Context clues to pre-teach vocabulary Story Analysis, including a character trait organizer Comprehension questions Feline Bullied: A light-hearted poem about a kitten and a pumpkin and their “fiery” relationship. The theme is similar to that of Mischief Night, allowing the teacher to use the two as paired readings. Related Activities: TP-CASTT analysis sheet Comprehension questions The Story of Stingy Jack: an original retelling of the myth behind Jack-O’-Lanterns. Related Activities: Comprehension questions Three additional activities to use in centers, as homework, or extension activities: Context Clues/Halloween Idioms Halloween Word Search Fact/Opinion/Common Assertion ****** Check out these other themed products: Amelia Earhart's Final Flight: Informational Texts and No-Prep Activities for Women's History Month Super Bowl: Informational Text and No-Prep Activities Myths and Superstitions: Informative Text, Reader's Theater, and Writing Activities
brainycatslearning
Monthly Writing Prompts - Australian Edition (+ Supporting Activities) - FREE WITH CODE

Monthly Writing Prompts - Australian Edition (+ Supporting Activities) - FREE WITH CODE

FREE WITH CODE. This packet includes writing prompts for every day of the school year. A total of 210 daily writing prompts. 20 themed writing prompts for EVERY month of the school year! Print and laminate every months prompts for durability during the school year. Also included in the download are supporting activities for Persuasive Writing, Narrative Writing and Grammar. Included are word mats, writing checklists,templates, structured samples and worksheets that can be used during the year. Included are Opinion Writing Prompts, Persuasive Writing Prompts and Narrative Writing Prompts. Some prompts involve creating To-do Lists and Instructions (emergent writers) as well as other creative formats to express writing such as recipes, designing and describing etc. Every month includes themed prompts that encourage students to write. For example, February includes prompts that are for back to school are aimed at building social skills and friendships as well as developing writing skills. Prompts celebrate the start of different seasons. Prompts also cover Celebrations/Holidays during the Australian year. For example, Mothers day, Fathers day, Easter, Earth Day, Queens birthday, Halloween and Christmas. The prompts are suitable for the Australian school calendar and curriculum. However, these prompts could be definitely used worldwide. Also provided in the packet are writing paper with different styles, writing lines and illustration boxes. Thank you for checking this product out! Teach Super :)
teachsuper
Dictionary/thesaurus Activity Differentiated

Dictionary/thesaurus Activity Differentiated

Based on Jenny Nimmo's Midnight for Charlie Bone these are three differentiated passages. Each passage has a number of words spelled incorrectly. The children should identify these words, look up the correct spelling and then look for an alternative word. This can then be used as a story starter or stimulus for writing.
Cmacdonald1991