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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
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
New Year ESOL/EFL/ESL/Literacy Lesson including comprehension, presentation and activities

New Year ESOL/EFL/ESL/Literacy Lesson including comprehension, presentation and activities

Ring in the New Year with this topical lesson including all you need to fill at least 2 hours worth of lessons on the New Year with entry level ESOL or literacy learners. Lesson includes: PowerPoint presentation with starter activity and objectives, clearly sets out lesson resources and enables feedback Comprehension text, vocabulary activity, questions and wordsearch Questionnaire Perfect for the first few days back, no prep needed, ready to go!
islaflood
Children In Need - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Informational Texts

Children In Need - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Informational Texts

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore the lives and fates of children who are deprived of their most basic rights as a result of poverty and/or war. After carefully reading each story / text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises, crosswords 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
Alternative Christmas Cryptograms

Alternative Christmas Cryptograms

The attached cryptograms cover the subject of Christmas from different angles. The first looks at 'The Festive Season around the World'; the second looks at 'Being Homeless or Lonely at Christmas'. They are a great way to prompt student thinking about the not-so-often thought of elements of the season. Answers are also included.
Sazo123
Stories from the Stable - Christmas Nativity reading comprehensions

Stories from the Stable - Christmas Nativity reading comprehensions

Have you ever wondered how far Mary and Joseph travelled on the donkey? Or why Bethlehem was so busy at the time of Jesus birth? Or what myrrh actually is? Your students will find out these and more through these fascinating stories from the Nativity. From Mary and Joseph to the shepherds and wise men, these accounts paint the picture of what life must have been like in Nazareth and Bethlehem at this time. Each passage comes with a series of questions that will test students' comprehension skills through fact retrieval, word meaning and inference and deduction.
Richardtownend1978
Christmas Fun Activities

Christmas Fun Activities

Christmas fun activities. Give students some end of term fun with this range of Christmas activities. Suitable for all ages. Christmas quizzes, Christmas games, Christmas colouring, Christmas word searches , Christmas images. Everything you need to survive ‘til the end of term!
StartEducation
Magic message: a Christmas riddle

Magic message: a Christmas riddle

These magic message riddles will serve as instant Christmas cards for your students if you print them on card stock. The riddles resemble QR codes until you raise them to eye level and read the “magical messages” from bottom - indicated by a red number - to top. There are four cards to the page. Decades ago, these things took me forever and a day to draw by hand. But then I could legitimately challenge my students to draw a message of their own. Nowadays, I use the computer so they just take forever. However, I’ve lost the moral authority to launch my drawing challenge. But the “wow” moment when a student actually sees the message still makes it worthwhile.
Carlav
Hanukkah - Spelling Worksheet

Hanukkah - Spelling Worksheet

This worksheet was created by www.primaryleap.co.uk This is a printable worksheet for Hanukkah and practices spellings. students learn the spellings and write them on the right hand side of the page.
PrimaryLeap