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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
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
Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

This Reading Comprehension bundle is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The texts describe the origins and traditions behind Guy Fawkes and Thanksgiving Day. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, gap filling exercises, word searches, True or False exercises and more. These worksheets can be used for vocabulary building purposes. The handouts can be completed in class or assigned for homework on or near Thanksgiving Day.
MariaPht
Halloween Bingo Cards and Flashcards

Halloween Bingo Cards and Flashcards

The following resource consists of 30 Bingo cards, 48 flashcards with words and 48 flashcards without the words. There’s also a page explaining the rules of the game and a list of all the images/words I used to create the cards. Halloween Bingo Cards There are 30 different Bingo Cards in the file. Each Bingo Card has 25 squares including one ‘free space’ square in the centre. All of the images I used to create the cards are moderately scary so that the game doesn’t frighten your students but grabs their attention. Halloween Flashcards I’ve included Halloween Flashcards in the file because I wanted to make it possible for you to use them to pre-teach all the Halloween vocabulary to your students prior to enjoying the game. There are 48 flashcards with words and 48 flashcards without them. I hope you like my Halloween Bingo Cards and Flashcards and decide to use them to teach your students.
leba87
Halloween Activities

Halloween Activities

Buy all sorts of spooky fun for Halloween. A big quiz in slideshow and printable format, scary pictures to inspire art and creative writing activities, colouring sheets, masks to colour and cut out, mental maths with a scary twist and a word search. We hope you're happy with your purchase. Happy Halloween!
StartEducation
Halloween mats

Halloween mats

3 sets of 12 mats; each with a different sentence and picture about Halloween offering an opportunity to read, match, write, cut, stick and color. (fonts: 2 sets in comic sans, 1 set in CCW Cursive Outline 1).
butterbeans65
30 Halloween Photos PowerPoint Presentation + 31 Different Teaching Activities To Try in The Class

30 Halloween Photos PowerPoint Presentation + 31 Different Teaching Activities To Try in The Class

You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different materials being shown in each of the photos. I have created a second presentation describing 31 different ways you could use this teaching resource in the classroom. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting Halloween display. The students could also take the laminated photos and sort them into different rich Halloween activities. The students can then discuss what they think about each one. What is their favourite activity and why? The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
Halloween Puzzle Pack

Halloween Puzzle Pack

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 ********************************************************** RELATED RESOURCES Halloween Writing Pack Halloween Games Halloween Bundle ********************************************************** Teacher's Toolkit Halloween
TeachersToolkit
DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY BUNDLE - USE YOUR WORDS (1) - (6) THEMES X6 workbooklets

DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY BUNDLE - USE YOUR WORDS (1) - (6) THEMES X6 workbooklets

SIX NEW units of work that embed day-to-day literacy skills within SIX different themes for students to apply their skills and knowledge. USE YOUR WORDS (1) DAILY LIVING literacy is about using different messages, calls, documents, technology and visual literacy for daily living. (2) RECREATION focuses on using key literacy skills within health, fitness, wellbeing and community contexts. (3) COMMUNITY using key literacy through community and social interactions to embed different read, write, speak, listening and visual literacy skills. (4) WORK literacy is about exploring different work skills, interests, CV's, work pathways, preparing for work etc. (5) EDUCATION focuses on using key literacy skills within different learning options, technology, support, research and presentation etc. (6) CULTURE & TRADITION explores using key literacy skills to look at your country, cultures, traditions, language, etc . to embed different read, write, speak, listening and visual literacy skills. Each workbooklet is filled with active, visual and practical tasks for students and offers staff flexibility about who delivers the workbooklet and how many tasks are completed. With an easy-to-follow format, a non-specialist teacher or teacher aide can deliver this workbooklet with confidence, add ideas and many student will self-direct their learning.
supportedlearning
DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY BUNDLE - USE YOUR WORDS (4) - (6) THEMES X3 workbooklets

DAY-TO-DAY LITERACY BUNDLE - USE YOUR WORDS (4) - (6) THEMES X3 workbooklets

THREE more fantastic units of work that embed day-to-day literacy skills within three different themes for students. USE YOUR WORDS (4) WORK literacy is about exploring different work skills, interests, CV's, work pathways, preparing for work etc. (5) EDUCATION focuses on using key literacy skills within different learning options, technology, support, research and presentation etc. (6) CULTURE & TRADITION explores using key literacy skills to look at your country, cultures, traditions, language, etc . to embed different read, write, speak, listening and visual literacy skills. Each workbooklet is filled with active, visual and practical tasks for students and offers staff flexibility about who delivers the workbooklet and how many tasks are completed. With an easy-to-follow format, a non-specialist teacher or teacher aide can deliver this workbooklet with confidence, add ideas and many student will self-direct their learning.
supportedlearning