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Apple Dunk.

Apple Dunk.

How to play apple dunk: procedural writing in a sequence frame for promoting fine motor and writing skills with helping word and picture cards, count and find the hidden picture, find the extra word and write a story exercise.
butterbeans65
Chocolate Apple.

Chocolate Apple.

How to make chocolate apples: Procedural writing in a sequence frame for promoting fine motor and writing skills with helping word and picture cards, count and find the hidden picture, find the extra word and write a story exercise.
butterbeans65
Halloween Mask.

Halloween Mask.

How to make a Halloween mask: Procedural writing in a sequence frame for promoting fine motor and writing skills with helping word and picture cards, count and find the hidden picture, find the extra word and write a story exercise.
butterbeans65
The history of Halloween - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Vocabulary Worksheet

The history of Halloween - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Vocabulary Worksheet

This worksheet will introduce students to the history of Halloween. It presents the ancient origins of Halloween and provides a historical background for one of the most popular holidays nowadays. The comprehension exercises that follow will bolster the student's newly acquired knowledge. The vocabulary exercises will enhance vocabulary acquisition through fun practice.
kntonia
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint- Exupery Summary/ Reading Comprehension Worksheet

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint- Exupery Summary/ Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This 3 page worksheet will introduce your students to "The Little Prince" by Antoine de Saint-Exupery one of the most popular and most loved books by children, teenagers and adults in the world. The summary is followed by comprehension questions and opinion questions to help students expand their understanding of the characters and the plot. After reading the summary and completing the exercises the students will feel motivated to read the book or watch the animated movie.
kntonia
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
Halloween - The history of trick-or-treating - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Vocabulary Workshee

Halloween - The history of trick-or-treating - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Vocabulary Workshee

This four page Halloween inspired reading comprehension worksheet is complete with reading comprehension and vocabulary practice exercises. Students discover the origins of trick-or-treating, this fun and popular tradition, while consolidating the new knowledge and vocabulary through diligently designed fun and challenging activities. Hocus pocus bonus for the students are the amazing fun facts about trick-or-treating and Halloween.
kntonia
Christmas for EFL & ESL Learners.

Christmas for EFL & ESL Learners.

This fun Christmas resource is suitable for EFL and ESL learners. All the words and phrases have sound icons, which can be played for the introduction/ repetition of all the words and phrases. Answers for all activities appear on the PowerPoint. This resource initially introduces 18 Christmas words with many practice activities. There is a match-up listening activity for these words too. The PowerPoint goes on to introduce 12 Christmas phrases, with another listening activity and a reading activity. There is then a ‘create a Christmas card’ slide and a word search. 12 further words for popular Christmas presents are introduced, followed by a reading activity. There is also a slide to encourage pupils to create a Christmas picture. There is a lengthy worksheet, which accompanies the activities on the PowerPoint and a separate word search document. The PowerPoint has 69 slides.
cgazzal
Halloween Bundle

Halloween Bundle

SAVE 20% BY PURCHASING THE BUNDLE! Included in the Halloween Bundle are the following files: FILE 1: This fun, but challenging Halloween Puzzle Pack is useful for early finishers at a busy and distracting time of the year! Packed full of engaging puzzles, using key Halloween vocabulary, your students are sure to find something to focus on! CONTENT • Cover • Wordsearch 1: easy • Wordsearch 2: hard • Wordsearch 3: descriptive • Codebreaker • Secret Trails • Missing Letters • Scrambled Letters • Word Shapes • Alphabetical Order • Word Challenge x 2 • Colour By Code • I Spy Words x 2 • Answer Keys • TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 34 ******************************************** FILE 2: Have fun at Halloween with this versatile Spooktacular Story Starters Writing Pack, full of choice and differentiation, there is sure to be just the right challenge for your students! The pack also includes a helpful picture/word spelling mat. CONTENT • Cover • Word Help Mat • Sensing Halloween • Acrostic Poem Templates x 5 • Graphic Organizers x 3 • Story Starters x 15 in 2 versions • Writing Lines Templates x 6 in both large/small line versions • Story Ideas x 10 - to use with above writing templates • Bonus Writing Template in Landscape Orientation • HALLOWEEN and BOO large display letters for your bulletin board • Blackline Version: Print from P77 onwards for a complete copy of this pack, which includes blacklines where applicable. • TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 154 ******************************************** FILE 3: Students can enjoy some Halloween fun with this engaging game pack, which includes 8 'Roll, Say, Keep' games, a syllable sort and candy corn number puzzles - a great way to review important skills in a fun, but challenging way! Stations enable students to interact in a relaxed setting. They have the opportunity to navigate the learning environment on their own and in small, diverse groups. They allow for student self-direction, as they apply skills and strategies in fun and engaging ways. These games will prove useful for consolidation and review of early skills, and give young students much needed practice at working independently. Please be aware that this file is graphics heavy and will require the use of a colour printer for best results. CONTENT Cover • ROLL, SAY KEEP GAMES: Teacher Notes/Game Boards • Die Template • CARD SET 1: Upper Case Letters • CARD SET 2: Lower Case Letters • CARD SET 3: Blends • CARD SET 4: Number Words to 20 • CARD SET 5: Numerals 1-50 • CARD SET 6: Numerals 50-100 • CARD SET 7: Tally Marks • CARD SET 8: Common Exception Words: Phases 2-5 • Halloween Vocabulary Syllable Sort • Candy Corn Number Puzzles to 10 TOU/Credits ******************************************** RELATED RESOURCES Halloween Puzzle Pack Halloween Writing Pack Halloween Games ******************************************** Teacher's Toolkit Halloween
TeachersToolkit
Diwali - Full lesson pack for ESOL/EAL/ESL/EFL/literacy/ALD learners

Diwali - Full lesson pack for ESOL/EAL/ESL/EFL/literacy/ALD learners

Complete lesson on Diwali for entry level ESOL or literacy learners. In the pack you have a full PowerPoint complete with starter activity, objectives, copy of reading comprehension, key word activity, questionnaire instructions and feed back slides as well as extended writing task and links to websites with further independent study activities. This amounts to over an hour and half worth of lesson if not more. Tried and tested in an ESOL class this engaging and topical lesson is a must for Diwali time or a lesson on festivals.
islaflood