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The world's most expensive easter egg hunt -  - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The world's most expensive easter egg hunt - - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for intermediate to advanced ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores the history of the Russian Faberge eggs and how they evolved into the world's most expensive easter egg hunt. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False and a fill-in-the gaps exercise. The vocabulary used in the text can also be used for IGCSE vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
EXPOSITION WRITING (includes bilingual key words and pictures for the EAL learner)

EXPOSITION WRITING (includes bilingual key words and pictures for the EAL learner)

This resource contains a sample exposition text around the theme of super foods. It has been used successfully with an EAL group as a pre-curser to the WJEC GCSE English topic of exposition writing, but it could also be used as a whole class, stand alone lesson for Key Stage 3 and 4 students. It can be used with a wide range of EAL pupils. Those who are New to English can recognize key words, match foods and improve their vocabulary. Key words have been translated into Hungarian, Romanian, Czech, Polish, Arabic and Cantonese- allowing multi lingual access for a range of pupils in the class. Also contains a writing frame outlining the key features, purpose and structure of an exposition text.
dotty34
Chinese New Year History and Evolution -  Reading Comprehension Worksheet

Chinese New Year History and Evolution - Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet introduces students to the Chinese Spring Festival. The text gives a brief history of the Chinese New Year traditions and celebrations. The text explores the origins of the Chinese Lunar Calendar. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False exercises, a crossword and a definitions match exercise. This worksheet can be completed as a fun activity in class (for vocabulary building purposes) or be assigned for homework. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
France's Chocolatey Easter - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

France's Chocolatey Easter - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for intermediate to advanced ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores France's sweet Easter traditions and delicacies, such as poison d'avril and the religious legend of the flying easter bells. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False and a definition's match exercise. The vocabulary used in the text can also be used for IGCSE vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Macbeth: Context Revision (Leaflet Design)

Macbeth: Context Revision (Leaflet Design)

This engaging and visually appealing revision aid includes contextual information, tasks, key quotations that link to the context and an engaging game to help reinforce students understanding of the background to Shakespeare's play. I have designed this to offer variety to revision sessions and to offer students an enjoyable way of refreshing their memories. This would be perfect for parents, students and supply teachers alike and would take at least one lesson to complete. If you like this, please do leave a review and see my other Macbeth revision resources in my shop. (Thank you!)
joannammarsh
The Media’s Effect On Body Image - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The Media’s Effect On Body Image - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores the effects of the media and social media in particular, on body image. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including a comprehension questions, True or False exercises, a title-match exercise and engage in an in-class discussion. The text can be used for IGSCE / TOEFL vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Informational Texts Vol 2 - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Bundle

Informational Texts Vol 2 - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Bundle

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts, influential people and historical events. 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, 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 IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
The Dark Origins Of Valentine's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The Dark Origins Of Valentine's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for intermediate to advanced ESL learners or native English speakers. Students are introduced to the history behind Saint Valentine's day from the ancient Roman rituals of Lupercalia to modern day St Valentine's traditions. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False and a word search exercise. The vocabulary used in the text can also be used for IGSCE or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
AQA GCSE English -Paper 2 Question 3, THE UK PET TRADE IN MONKEYS

AQA GCSE English -Paper 2 Question 3, THE UK PET TRADE IN MONKEYS

This is a full, complete lesson with enough interesting and engaging material for a 3 hour session. It comes with a power point full of group /paired / individual tasks and starter and self / peers assessment activities. Also included are 2 worksheets and 3 short video clips. This lesson is designed for those classes which are "slow burners" with the aim of slowly introducing a topic and building towards the exam practice. Although Q3 from Paper 2 is based on a period piece of text, this lesson uses a modern text to help develop the skills in learning, identifying and analysing language features, as in my experience...an older text tends to throw students. This lesson hopefully will build their confidence in tackling this question, despite the era the text is from. The theme of this lesson is based around the UK pet trade in small monkeys and is designed to help raise cultural awareness and British values in animal welfare within young people by helping them to be aware of the background in these kinds of trades. Due to this, this lesson can be expanded upon if needs be to include a group debate or discussion to hit the criteria of the speaking and listening element of the spec. I have noticed that at times, the preview distorts the power point slides or the images on the worksheets, please keep in mind that this is a site issue and not a resource issue. Hope it helps.
namerased
Blooms's Taxonomy Differentiated Higher Order Thinking Reading Responses

Blooms's Taxonomy Differentiated Higher Order Thinking Reading Responses

Bloom;s Taxonomy cards for your class for higher order thinking in their reading comprehension. These cards can be used during whole class lessons, small group, differentiated small groups, literature circles, literacy centers, independent work and much more! They are a great teaching tool and a great way to get students thinking and applying reading skills with selections! Included in this download are 64 differentiated comprehension question cards: - 10 Remembering questions - 11 Understanding questions - 10 Applying questions - 10 Analyzing questions - 15 Evaluating questions - 7 Creating questions All you need to do is print, cut and laminate and they are ready to go. Please remember to follow me Enjoy
Kiwilander