Book of idioms

Book of idioms

Learn a lot about idioms! This presentation contains sound and it’s useful for intermediate level students.
bouledeneige
Idiom song.  Crane game.

Idiom song. Crane game.

The students have to listen to the idiom song and then recognize them. This presentation is made in format of a crane game. It contains 25 colorful slides and it’s useful for intermediate level students. You can also download this song in mp3 file, its instrumental version and lyrics as well.
bouledeneige
The Environment/ Saving Our Planet / Nature Conservation Handouts (SAVE 65%)

The Environment/ Saving Our Planet / Nature Conservation Handouts (SAVE 65%)

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore a number of environmental issues including air and water pollution, genetic engineering, climate change and nuclear radiation. After carefully reading each informational text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, definitions matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. Full answer keys are included.
MariaPht
Food idioms

Food idioms

The students have to recognize and guess food idioms in the sentences. It"s useful for intermediate level students.
bouledeneige
Ramadan -British Values

Ramadan -British Values

A PowerPoint presentation for any year group explaining what Ramadan is, the food and traditions, some Arabic phrases connected to Ramadan and a discussion prompt about special festivals. This is to encourage students to embrace the multi-cultural side of Britain.
LearnersLabyrinth
Sixty-Six Little Lessons - The Slides

Sixty-Six Little Lessons - The Slides

This is a series of PowerPoint slides to accompany the pdf resource ‘Sixty-Six Little Lessons’, available here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/sixty-six-little-lessons-11909266 Each pair of slides contains: – a big picture connected to the topic – simple discussion questions aimed at levels B1 and up – more complex discussion questions aimed at levels B2 and up On their own, the slides for each topic should be sufficient for about thirty minutes of lesson time, perhaps longer depending on how much detail you go into for each. Used in conjunction with the resource linked to above, the lessons should run to about ninety minutes, depending on how much of the resource is used.
closelyobserved
The 2nd Conditional Gifts Game

The 2nd Conditional Gifts Game

A fun, competitive & engaging speaking game designed to practise using the 2nd conditional. OBJECTIVE: Points are won by convincing the judge that your gift is the best choice for the person/people. Target Language: The Second Conditional IF + PAST SIMPLE + WOULD (Alternative versions are available for Christmas Gifts Game & Birthday Gifts Game)
fingertips-resources
The Birthday Gifts Game

The Birthday Gifts Game

A fun, competitive & engaging game where points are won by convincing the judge that your gift is the best choice for the person/people’s birthday Target Language: -Birthdays -Agree/disagree -Arguing -Debates SEE PREVIEW FILE FOR FULL INSTRUCTIONS (Alternative versions are available for Christmas Gifts Game & 2nd Conditional Gifts Game)
fingertips-resources
The Christmas Debates Game

The Christmas Debates Game

A fun, competitive & engaging game where points are won by convincing the judge that your Christmas gift is the best choice for the person/people. Target Language: -Christmas -Agree/disagree -Arguing -Debates FULL INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED (Alternative versions are available for Birthday Gifts Game & 2nd Conditional Gifts Game)
fingertips-resources
Reading comprehensions Collection

Reading comprehensions Collection

This is a collection of some of my favourite reading comprehension activities, available as a bundle at a heavily discounted price. This will provide enough comprehensions and activities to last for a whole year of guided reading activities, ideally for children in Years 5 and 6.
Richardtownend1978
19 top  Movies for students- comprehensions / quizzes with keys

19 top Movies for students- comprehensions / quizzes with keys

Ready Player One 2018 Coco Movie comprehensions with Key Moana Movie comprehension with Key How to Train Your Dragon 1 Movie comprehension worksheet with key Paddington 1 Movie comprehension worksheet with Key WALL-E Movie comprehension with Key The Breadwinner Movie comprehension worksheet with Key Life of Pi Movie comprehension with Key comprehension with Key Spirited Away Movie comprehension worksheet with Key Jumanji Movie comprehension worksheet with Key ** Beauty and the Beast** Movie comprehension worksheet with Key Kubo and the Two Strings Movie comprehension worksheet with Key The Hobbit 1 -An Unexpected Journey Movie comprehension quiz with Key The Hobbit 2 The Desolation of Smaug Movie comprehension quiz with Key The Hobbit 3 The Battle of the Five Armies Movie comprehension quiz with Key The Chronicles of Narnia 3 - The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Movie comprehension with Key Chronicles of Narnia Prince Caspian 2 - Movie comprehension with Key The Chronicles of Narnia 1 : The Witch and the Wardrobe comprehension with Key Movie
tacss
Reading comprehensions: Sporting events - Olympics, World Cup and Winter Olympics

Reading comprehensions: Sporting events - Olympics, World Cup and Winter Olympics

Here is a bundle of five of my bestselling products looking at the following sporting events: The Olympics The Winter Olympics The World Cup In total, there are sixteen reading comprhehensions exploring the history of these sporting festivals, as well as looking at recent sporting stars like Usain Bolt, Simone Biles and Lionel Messi. There is a big saving on offer for this bundle - ideal for those readers in your class who love sport!
Richardtownend1978
Black Panther Review: IGCSE Lesson

Black Panther Review: IGCSE Lesson

Detailed lesson for IGCSE looking at how to write a review. The lesson includes: -spelling test -compound adjectives activities summary and true and false exam style questions written task (review)
xxnats1989xx
The history of the doughnut - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

The history of the doughnut - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

Use this four page, fun and educating worksheet to teach your students the history of the doughnut (or donut) - one of the most cherished sweet delicacies in the world. Your students will discover a lot of fun facts and they will enrich their lexicon with baking related vocabulary and other useful words and phrases. This worksheet is suitable for elementary, higher elementary and advanced learners and it can be used both for native students and ESL/EFL students. Reading Comprehension is evaluated through two exercises (answer questions and TRUE/FALSE) while vocabulary acquisition is tested through three exercises which include a crossword puzzle, word match and sentence completion activities. Additionally, the worksheet is completely customizable to give you the ability to adapt it to your class’s needs.
kntonia
IB English B - Brochure (text type) - Peer Assessment

IB English B - Brochure (text type) - Peer Assessment

The title pretty much says it all, but this is a document I asked my students to fill in based on the work of their classmates. It includes the IB mark scheme for written assignment work, and allows for self-reflection that can inform teaching in the future.
gudrunbjorg
World Cup: Russia 2018: Capital Cities Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Capital Cities Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Capital Cities Quiz Interactive PowerPoint quiz on the 32 capital cities of the countries competing in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. 32 questions/multiple choice answers. https://vimeo.com/265899255
CollEd
IB English B - Brochure design (Celebrations and Festivals)

IB English B - Brochure design (Celebrations and Festivals)

This is a set of two lessons that I created for my First Year IB English B students that provides an introduction to brochure design. It went with our discussion of celebrations and festivals, but can be adapted to suit other themes. Both PowerPoint presentations contain hyperlinks to further information on brochures as provided by other IB teachers, as well as ideas for inspiration.
gudrunbjorg
Movie comprehension 'The Breadwinner'- comprehension worksheet

Movie comprehension 'The Breadwinner'- comprehension worksheet

The Breadwinner is a 2017 animated drama film - It is an emotional and thought-provoking movie- detailed comprehension questions to access the knowledge of the movie- critical analysis assessment of the students through long and short/ MCQs. Amazing movie The Breadwinner . This movie talks about women empowerment, fighting your fears, component of a story, breaking taboos, fight against false norms. stand up for ones right, effects of war on the children, role of women in a conservative society, respect and love for one’s country and values. women education, stand up for your family, value of a family, stepping out of your comfort zones, you can do anything if you are determined, etc etc etc
tacss
Easter - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheets

Easter - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheets

This Easter themed bundle includes 3 Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheets presenting the celebration of Easter, the history behind it and the traditions associated with it. The students’ understanding is assessed through comprehension exercises and their lexicon is expanded. The worksheets are suitable for strong elementary, higher elementary and advanced students. They are also ideal for ESL / EFL classrooms and advanced exam preparation (IGCSE, IELTS, GCE, TOEFL etc.)
kntonia
Easter traditions from all over the world - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

Easter traditions from all over the world - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

This 5 page worksheet presents unique Easter traditions from fourteen countries. The students are acquainted with local traditions commemorating Easter while their understanding is evaluated and their lexicon is expanded. It is suitable for strong elementary, higher elementary and advanced students. It is also ideal for ESL/EFL classrooms and English exam preparation. The text is complemented with questions and an exercise at which the students are called to identify each tradition through pictures and match it with its country of origin. The worksheet is complete with a vocabulary exercise (verbs and prepositions) and a crossword puzzle with words included in the text. The worksheet can be completed in class or assigned as homework.
kntonia
Easter Go Fish Card Game (have/have got)

Easter Go Fish Card Game (have/have got)

A card game to practice Easter vocabulary and have/have got in their various forms. To play: Divide students into groups of 4 or so and deal 4-5 cards each. The rest go in the middle and make the pond /pool/. On his turn, a player asks someone for a card (Have you got…? or Do you have…?) in order to get 4 of a kind (or 6, depending on how many cards you make). If the player has the card, he must hand it over and the player whose turn it is can ask anyone for another card. If the answer is negative, the player is told to go fish and to take a card from the pond and the next person asks for a card. When a player has 4 (or 6) of a kind, he sets them on the table and plays again. Continue until all the cards run out (all the cards have been grouped together into families according to their picture). The winner is the person with the most families. This worksheet contains two of each picture, so I would suggest printing it two or three times to form a set where students can get 4 or 6 of a kind. Enjoy!
Olynj
The history of Easter - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

The history of Easter - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

Students can be informed about the ancient Pagan, Hebrew and Christian origins of the celebration of Easter. This fun and informational text is suitable for strong elementary, higher elementary and advanced students. It is also ideal for ESL/EFL classrooms and perfect for exam preparation. The worksheet is complete with two comprehensions exercises and two vocabulary exercises (Crossword, Definition Match). Teachers can evaluate understanding and solidify the acquisition of new vocabulary through fun and interesting tasks. Additionally, the students are introduced to basic Easter related vocabulary. The worksheet can be used as an in-class activity or handed out as homework.
kntonia
IB DP English B Paper 2 Practice Exam (Cultural Diversity and Customs and Traditions)

IB DP English B Paper 2 Practice Exam (Cultural Diversity and Customs and Traditions)

This is a summative assessment that I created for my 1st year IB students. This comes at the end of an inquiry into UNESCO, but can be adapted to suit other inquiries in to cultural diversity and customs and traditions. The quote in Question 1 is from a Reuters article. A standard IB mark scheme can be used to mark the assessment. The text types covered are: Blog Speech Article Essay Transcribed interview
gudrunbjorg
The origins of Easter Traditions - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

The origins of Easter Traditions - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

Students can be informed about the origins of some of the most popular Easter traditions such as dyeing eggs, the Easter bunny, hot cross buns and hollow chocolate bunnies. This fun and informational text is suitable for strong elementary, higher elementary and advanced students. It is also ideal for ESL/EFL classrooms and perfect for exam preparation. The worksheet is complete with two comprehensions exercises and three vocabulary exercises. Teachers can evaluate understanding and solidify the acquisition of new vocabulary through fun and interesting tasks. Additionally, the students are introduced to basic Easter related vocabulary. The worksheet can be used as an in-class activity or handed out as homework.
kntonia
EAL New Arrivals: Scheme of Work and Resource Pack

EAL New Arrivals: Scheme of Work and Resource Pack

This book will serve as a short course for new EAL (English as an Additional Language) students who may have recently arrived in Primary or Secondary school and who may have limited or no English. Currently in Education, many schools have significant numbers of students arriving each year with limited English skills and therefore little no access to the school curriculum. Formal EAL departments and training in schools has slowly diminished in recent years and often there is no clear course or structure in how to ingratiate these students into the school and offer appropriate support. Teachers are often at a loss when it comes to providing work for these students and the students themselves can be very limited in their ability to progress. Very often there is a lack of specialist EAL teachers or support workers in schools and so this book would offer an easy to teach method for different members of staff in a school. This book could be used over a 6-7 week course, therefore could be ideal introduction for the EAL student’s first half term in a school. It will include weekly themes that mix the acquiring of English language grammar and vocabulary, improving reading, writing and oral skills and learning common and useful element of English to improve their daily life in school and in the community.
tbarber5309
Multiple activities relating to the launch of the latest British currency release - the 10p piece

Multiple activities relating to the launch of the latest British currency release - the 10p piece

Suitable for use with adult ESOL or Entry Level English students as well as KS2 schools. The resources provide up-to-date information regarding the Royal Mint’s ‘Great British Coin Hunt’ launch and activities based around the 26 new ten pence pieces, embedding British Values. There are opportunities for reading aloud in turn, dictionary practice, and vocabulary building. Also enclosed is a card-matching activity where pictures of the new coins are matched with the appropriate rhymes. Simply print out sets of the coins and rhymes sheets, laminating if desired, cut them into individual boxes, and give a set of both pictures and texts to the students to pair up, either individually or in pairs. The various activities cover aspects of the Adult Literacy Core Curriculum including Rt/E2-3, Wt/E2-E3.2, Rs/E2-E3, Ws/E2, Rw/E2.4,5-Rw/E3 and Ww/E2-3. Please note - Some documents change formatting when I upload them to the site. If they are not set out correctly when you download, you will probably just need to change the page layout margins to narrow. Any problems, just let me know and I can email them direct to you.
AlysonGrayHMPS
Commonwealth Games 2018 Newspaper Writing Scandal Scenario

Commonwealth Games 2018 Newspaper Writing Scandal Scenario

The Commonwealth Games 2018 is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the Gold Coast as a Newspaper reporter. During this presentation a scandal occurs where the world record holder in the 400m gets tripped over on purpose. Everything is included in this pack to make every student successful.Photos are taken and quotes are given. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the graphic organisers that are included. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a detailed, accurate and rich story. Then complete the included newspaper templates. Thank you
Kiwilander
Reading comprehension activities: Easter Story - CHARACTERS OF THE CROSS

Reading comprehension activities: Easter Story - CHARACTERS OF THE CROSS

This reading activity pack tells the story of the Jesus’ death and resurrection from Palm Sunday through to Easter Sunday. It is ideal all year round for reading or Religious Studies, but is particularly useful in the run up to Easter, as they follow the last week in Jesus’ life. They can also be used as Sunday School activities or as readings in church. Based on the gospel accounts in Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, I have written five reports from key people in the Easter story about what happened with comprehension based questions and answers for each. These will bring the well-known story of Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection to your students in a fresh, engaging and enlightening way. The characters featured are: Peter Pontius Pilate A Roman soldier Mary Magdalen Cleopas The comprehension questions tackle the following skills: Literal and retrieval Word meaning Inference and deduction There is also an activity at the end to summarise each of the characters stories. All activities are aligned to the common core. As an added extra, there are a number of posters with key bible verses for your displays, including posters to colour in. These can be found at the end of the reading pack. A bit about me: Before teaching, I was a journalist. I still work as a freelance writer, and like nothing more than writing engaging texts to challenge and inspire children and young people. I choose subjects that may not be on the curriculum but are still of great importance for students to know about. Everything I write has been comprehensively researched from a number of sources and been written by myself. No plagiarism here! This is all original material. My questions are pitched at a high level, but with a bit of patience and persistence (and some adult help if necessary) most students will have great fun as they learn, especially as the penny drops. I am aware of the impact of printed resources on our environment so try to condense my reading activities into as compact a space as possible. Hopefully this will help you save time in printing, and keep the bills down! Check out my store if you enjoy this – you’re sure to find more. Thanks! While you are here… You may also be interested in a similar pack of reading comprehensions I have written about the birth of Jesus. Follow the link for more: Stories from the Stable
Richardtownend1978
Saint Patrick´s Day BUNDLE

Saint Patrick´s Day BUNDLE

Saint Patrick s day is coming… In this bundle you can find worksheets, different traditions are mixed. Read story, answer comprehension questions, work with vocabulary from the text. Some facts and traditions about St. Patrick s Day and some Irish sayings. A multiple choice activity and pictures to label.
Olynj
Saint Patrick´s Day

Saint Patrick´s Day

Saint Patrick´s Day Culture…is the foundation of communication. It includes things you didn’t know about Saint Patrick s Day followed by a match activity (Saint Patrick s Day Symbols).
Olynj
GCSE ENGLISH LITERATURE BOOK SUMMARIES / AQA READING COMPREHENSION / NOVELS (SAVE 75%)

GCSE ENGLISH LITERATURE BOOK SUMMARIES / AQA READING COMPREHENSION / NOVELS (SAVE 75%)

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets based on different novels and plays in the AQA reading list. These handouts are suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore summarize different novels and plays. After carefully reading each story, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for GCSE vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
African proverbs - Poster and oral presentation project

African proverbs - Poster and oral presentation project

This is an activity I created for my Year 9 IMYC class (mixed ability EAL) as part of our study into the theme of Community. The students create their own proverb based on inspiration from various African proverbs. The presentation contains links to poster-making websites, success criteria, advice on how to prepare the oral presentation, a rubric for the presentation as well as useful vocabulary.
gudrunbjorg
St. David simple story  (includes a revision and colouring booklet presentation)

St. David simple story (includes a revision and colouring booklet presentation)

A presentation on Saint David with illustrations and simple language (comic sans). Includes a second presentation which combines a revision tool to check comprehension and colouring scenes. Both presentations are fully customisable and can be easily adapted by adding your own questions or modify the background and text colour to support students with dislexia. Enjoy!
julianuc
AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES, THE STOLEN GENERATIONS

AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES, THE STOLEN GENERATIONS

These two videos deal with Autralian Aborigines , a glimpse at their history and way of life, and the topic of the stolen generations. I have only used parts of the two videos (the times are clearly indicated on the worksheet). The first part of the worksheet deals with the general background; the second part deals more specifically with the official apology presented by the Autralian government to the Aborigines. Skills: oral comprehension oral expression The tasks are very guided to help weaker students since they may have trouble understanding the videos.
Nadouchka
Black Panther Review Analysis

Black Panther Review Analysis

Language analysis activity using Blank Panther review. Students identify key features of a film review and the persuasive techniques used. PEE question is also included.
xxnats1989xx
Valentine's day activity worksheet - wordsearch plus fill the blanks & questions

Valentine's day activity worksheet - wordsearch plus fill the blanks & questions

Get into the spirit of Valentine’s day (or save it for next year!) with a quality 3-activity worksheet. It contains a 30-word wordsearch, a fill the blanks paragraph and 10 Valentine’s day-themed questions. The kids may need to carry out research for some of the questions so devices may be required. It’s up to you! This listing includes a full answer sheet and the wordsearch on its own if you prefer it.
kidsprintouts
NYC’s Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival -  Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Informational Text

NYC’s Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Informational Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for upper elementary to higher intermediate ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores some of the history of the NYC Easter Parade / Bonnet Festival from the late 19th century to contemporary customs and traditions. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False statements and a definitions match. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. This worksheet can be completely in class or assigned for homework on or near Easter. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
St. Patrick's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle (SAVE 40%)

St. Patrick's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle (SAVE 40%)

This Reading Comprehension worksheets are suitable for beginner to proficient ESL learners. The texts describes the story of Saint Patrick and explore some cummon Irish customs and traditions associated with March 17. After carefully reading eachtext, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises, definitions match, crosswords and word search exercises. These worksheet can also be used for related vocabulary building purposes. Eachhandout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht