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The world's most expensive easter egg hunt -  - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The world's most expensive easter egg hunt - - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for intermediate to advanced ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores the history of the Russian Faberge eggs and how they evolved into the world's most expensive easter egg hunt. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False and a fill-in-the gaps exercise. The vocabulary used in the text can also be used for IGCSE vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Queen Victoria Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson History Monarchs

Queen Victoria Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson History Monarchs

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet on the theme of 'Queen Victoria'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Battle of the Somme

Battle of the Somme

2 lessons worth of work. Looking at the reasons why the Battle of the Somme failed. Source activity on whether Haig deserves the title of butcher of the Somme, followed by a GCSE style exam question. Worksheets, Structure Strips, video and presentation included.
RFU85
Civil Rights in America: Which obstacles do African Americans still face today?

Civil Rights in America: Which obstacles do African Americans still face today?

This lesson questions how far the African American community in America has come since the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The lesson starts with focusing on the inspirational actions of two American athletes during the Mexico Olympics of 1968. The students are questioned on the symbolic nature of their protest and how their message had far reaching implications. Six case studies are investigated by the students from the achievements of Michael Johnson and Barak Obama to the tragic incidents surrounding Rodney King and James Byrd. There is much accompanying video footage as well as differentiated tasks to enable students to make a judgement at the end.
Pilgrim17