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Reading for Comprehension

Reading for Comprehension

This book contains 33 stories with comprehension activities and comes with answers. The printed version of the book also comes with audio files for poor readers support. This is ideal for teachers in primary/prep and lower secondary schools and will also be of interest to FE teachers of skills for life students as well as ESOL teachers. A very high quality resource that has been well received by teachers.
GrahamLawler
Halloween 2017: Would You Rather?

Halloween 2017: Would You Rather?

Halloween 2017: Would You Rather? 31 Halloween Choices/Speaking and listening activity Rules: You have to choose what you’d rather from a series of slides, each showing two Halloween related items. If you agree with the arrow pointing down, you stay sat down. If you agree with the arrow pointing up, you stand up. If you rather none of the choices, sit on the floor https://vimeo.com/236242383
CollEd
Shakespeare's Plays - Reading Comprehension Texts

Shakespeare's Plays - Reading Comprehension Texts

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts narrate William Shakespeare's most popular plays incuding: - Romeo and Juliet - Othello - Much Ado About Nothing - Macbeth - Hamlet The bundle also includes a biography of the famous playwright. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, definitions matching exercises, word searches and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
GCSE English - create a short story, visual group activity.

GCSE English - create a short story, visual group activity.

Many students often struggle with the freedom to use their imagination, particularly under exam conditions. This resource was created for the AQA specification, Paper 1 Question 5 - create a short story based from an image. However this resource is diverse enough to be adapted to a wide range of exam boards and creative writing skills, from encouraging writing in low level Functional skills English students to developing language features in GCSE students. It uses paintings by Picasso and Frieda Kahlo. It is a team activity which allows for differentiation among levels and abilities by using a scaffold questions system. The activity is developed to allow the teacher freedom to build in specifically tailored skills they wish their students to learn. Encouraging students to use their imagination allows English to be fun and engaging whilst also developing their confidence in the subject, as with this activity there is no wrong answer.
namerased
Frank and Russie's Little Big Adventures- Chapter 9

Frank and Russie's Little Big Adventures- Chapter 9

This is a fictional story, which describes a student and his English teacher' s adventures around the world. It is suitable for A2/B1 students. Chapter 9 is set in the city of Guangzhou. The story comes with a comprehension exercise and a crossword, which practises the key vocabulary.
InspirationalEnglish
Exploring London

Exploring London

Lesson plan using a virtual tour in London. Students have to find information about popular London attractions, complete a True/False task and then design a route using Google maps.
effiekka76
Reading Comprehension Worksheets (ESL) x 20

Reading Comprehension Worksheets (ESL) x 20

This bundle includes 20 different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for upper-intermediate to advanced ESL learners. After carefully reading each story/texts, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, definition matching exercises, crosswords, word searches and engage in in-depth class discussions on topics around the texts
MariaPht