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Cambridge English - B2 First (FCE) 6 Sample Speaking Tests

Cambridge English - B2 First (FCE) 6 Sample Speaking Tests

6 full sample speaking tests for students to practise the B2 First (FCE) speaking exam, revised 2015. These sample speaking tests have been created using sample papers from http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/exams-and-tests/first/ and from my own experience of teaching the exams. All work is my own and all pictures are copyright free (from pexels.com and pixabay.com). A free sample of the booklet is also available here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/cambridge-english-b2-first-fce-sample-speaking-test-11879746
katelanguages
Our Amazing Body! Sing and learn!

Our Amazing Body! Sing and learn!

This beautifully illustrated story book and catchy song were written for one of my ESL language programmes but are equally suitable for English-speaking primary students. Learn all about how our amazing body works by singing along.
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Learning English Through Football Podcast: 2018 Merseyside and Manchester Derbies

Learning English Through Football Podcast: 2018 Merseyside and Manchester Derbies

This week’s football-language podcast looks back at the Champions League quarter-final first legs and the big derbies taking place over the weekend in the Premier League. We also have a quiz question, explain a new football expression – overhead kick – and try our hand at some predictions. For those wishing to improve their English, there’s a transcript to the show below and if you have questions or comments, email us at: admin@languagecaster.com.
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Food & Health - Conversation Flashcards

Food & Health - Conversation Flashcards

Thematic discussion questions designed to encourage fluency & confidence in English Ideal to use as an engaging warmer or as a dynamic speaking activity to finish a class. Aimed at adults and teenagers. 1. Print & cut 1 set (double-sided) of flashcards for each pair of students. **2.**Students draw a question card and ask their partner. Encourage students to: • Extend their answers • Elicit more information • Agree / disagree with their partners • Justify their arguments 3. Change pairs 4. Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them.
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Hobbies & Humour - Conversation Flashcards

Hobbies & Humour - Conversation Flashcards

Thematic discussion questions designed to encourage fluency & confidence in English Ideal to use as an engaging warmer or as a dynamic speaking activity to finish a class. Aimed at adults and teenagers. 1. Print & cut 1 set (double-sided) of flashcards for each pair of students. **2.**Students draw a question card and ask their partner. Encourage students to: • Extend their answers • Elicit more information • Agree / disagree with their partners • Justify their arguments 3. Change pairs 4. Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them.
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Listening Comprehension - Coach Carter

Listening Comprehension - Coach Carter

*** answer key included A listening comprehension for the 2005 movie Coach Carter. This evaluation contains a short-answer section for 20 points (identify the characters and fill in the blanks) and a long-answer section for 40 points (25 questions). I also included a writing journal section which can be completed in class or at home. For the writing journal, students are asked to select and answer two of the proposed questions.
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Our five senses. ESL resource for primary.

Our five senses. ESL resource for primary.

Want to teach kids about the senses? About what tastes good and what sounds bad? This resource includes a 2 class teaching guide, mp3 recording, & transcript, photo labeling activity, picture-vocab matching activity, gap fill exercise plus other cool ideas for language practice.
raefenton1
ESL Food Vocabulary Fun Bundle!

ESL Food Vocabulary Fun Bundle!

Set of 12 cards to teach cooking verbs and/or trigger conversation + 8 cards to play a conversational food quiz to review vocabulary! Add a bit of grammar in and work on Linking Words! Included: 12 jpg cooking verbs cards. 8 jpg food quiz conversation cards. 2 PDF printable files for printing and cutting out the cards in a smaller version. 2 PDF files, US Letter and A4 Size. Each one includes 4 worksheets on Linking Words. You can also use the cards to make a quick and fun-looking PowerPoint presentation! If you enjoy this resource, please leave a review.
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Food Quiz - ESL Vocabulary

Food Quiz - ESL Vocabulary

8Set of 1 cards to trigger conversation and practise vocabulay related to food. It can be adjusted to different levels. Included: 8 jpg conversation cards. 1 PDF printable file for printing and cutting out the cards in a smaller version. You could also use the images to make a quick PowerPoint presentation! If you enjoy one of my resources, I’d really appreciate it if you left a review :) Get this in a bundle with more food related vocabulary!
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ESL Vocabulary - Cooking Verbs

ESL Vocabulary - Cooking Verbs

Set of 12 cards to teach cooking verbs and/or trigger conversation. Included: 12 jpg cooking verbs cards. 1 PDF printable file for printing and cutting out the cards in a smaller version. You could also use the images to make a quick PowerPoint presentation! If you enjoy one of my resources, I’d really appreciate it if you left a review :)
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ESL Conversation Activitiy Bundle 3

ESL Conversation Activitiy Bundle 3

18 x ESL Conversation Activity Worksheets No prep pair-work speaking activities. Topics: 1) Music 2) Nations 3) Neighbours 4) Nature 5) Numbers 6) Personality 7) Politics 8) Religion 9) Routines 10) Science 11) Shopping 12) Sport 13) Technology 14) Television 15) Transport 16) Travel 17) Weather 18) Work Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using English Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Firstly, Secondly, Finally However, On the other hand , Whereas Furthermore, In addition, Moreover Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS
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