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Hanukkah History & Traditions - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

Hanukkah History & Traditions - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the most common traditions around the Jewish light festival - Hannukah and gives a brief account of the day's origins. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, a gap filling, and a True or False exercise. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. Ideally the worksheet can be completed on or near Hannukah.
MariaPht
Comedy - Charlie Chaplin

Comedy - Charlie Chaplin

A week's worth of lessons (4) on silent movies, with a focus on Charlie Chaplin. Includes a full PowerPoint presentation, a sequencing activity, an activity requiring students to read facial expressions, and a comprehension activity.
QTPie
FRANCINE THE BURROWING FROG OF THE HOT DESERT - ANIMAL ODDITY PART 1

FRANCINE THE BURROWING FROG OF THE HOT DESERT - ANIMAL ODDITY PART 1

Students are usually interested in the unusual, the different or the odd. Here's an example of 3 -probably 4 - animals of the desert who in terms of their basic biology don't seem to be suited to the hot desert environment. This first unit about a burrowing frog shows how this variety of frog - a water-loving animal can sustain itself in basically a water-deficient environment. This can be used as a standalone unit in Primary or lower Secondary classes. For some Primary students the vocabulary and concepts may be a little difficult. If that's the case you can just screen the material and discuss Francine's story. At a more detailed level this unit is about adaptation and species sustainability. You may wish to include it in your destination studies; arid lands studies or location studies or you may just be looking for something ready made for your students. The debate at the end is designed to check student level of understanding. The attachments are included so that you can provide copies - either in black and white or colour. Find out how Francine copes in two environments - the underground micro-environment and the above ground macro-environment. This is part 1 of the series on animal oddities.
KPolkinghorne
French listening/ reading- Telling a Halloween story in the past (passé-compose/ imparfait)

French listening/ reading- Telling a Halloween story in the past (passé-compose/ imparfait)

You will find: - A story "Rencontre avec une sorcière" (Meeting a witch)- using the past tenses (passé-composé et imparfait). The story is being read twice, very clearly, by a French native speaker. It is also available written on a worksheet with questions and on a PowerPoint presentation (.ppt). It includes the whole analysis of the text (setting, characters, tenses, halloween vocabulary about a witch). As an extra, you will find a link to Geography as the story is happening somewhere special, in a French speaking country... There is also a written task at the end that is clearly set with strategies given on how to complete it best. Every single task is available on audio.
Mamzelle
French Hobbies - PowerPoint Game - KS1/KS2/KS3

French Hobbies - PowerPoint Game - KS1/KS2/KS3

A great Interactive Whiteboard Resource for learning about hobbies in French. Simply go into presentation mode, select a hobby, decide whether or not you like that hobby, (click the smiley face or sad face) read out the statement in French and then click the home button to choose another.
martinjgoulden
Google Tour Builder - Explore Architectural Landmarks in Philadelphia

Google Tour Builder - Explore Architectural Landmarks in Philadelphia

Create your own tour of the architectural landmarks in Philadelphia! Students learn more about famous structures and landmarks in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and the individuals who created them as they research and then create a tour using Google Tour Builder to showcase their information along with pictures, videos and maps. Included with the lesson are student expectations, grading rubric and a tutorial for Google Tour Builder (a free, Web 2.0 tool that does not require download). For classrooms with limited technology, this lesson can be completed with students working in pairs or small groups. The completed presentations can be shared with the rest of the class if the teacher chooses. This is a great activity for a social studies or history class, or for a technology class. This lesson was designed for middle school (grades 6-8) but could be used in upper elementary grades or high school as well. Files included: • Teacher & Student Resources • Student Instructions, Expectations and Grading Rubric • Google Tour Builder Getting Started Tutorial
innovationsintechnology
Getting Angry Quiz

Getting Angry Quiz

Fun illustrated quiz to create awareness about anger. Includes hand-drawn characters, ten multiple choice questions and answer sheet.
lilybass
Abuse By Text Quiz

Abuse By Text Quiz

Illustrated fun quiz to create awareness about abuse via text messages. Includes hand-drawn characters, ten multiple choice questions and answer sheet.
lilybass
Halloween Activity Pack

Halloween Activity Pack

Halloween Activity Pack Handout Overview Crossword Halloween Word Search French Halloween Words Word Search Halloween Money Problems Activity Draw a Halloween Picture Template Room on the Broom Word Search The Fierce Yellow Pumpkin Word Search The Fall Word Search
sfy773
Getting Fat Quiz

Getting Fat Quiz

Fun quiz about how we get fat and addicted to eating junk food. Includes hand-drawn illustrations, eleven quiz questions and answer sheet.
lilybass