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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
Thanksgiving Day - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

Thanksgiving Day - 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 Thanksgiving day and gives some information about the origins of this American holiday. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, a gap filling, a word search 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 Thanksgiving Day,
MariaPht
The Life and Work of Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

The Life and Work of Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text describes the life and work of the great children's writer, Roald Dahl. The text gives a brief biography and pays tribute to the writers key books and novels. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions and True or False exercises. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
Challenge Cards - German - Meine Familie - Aiming for 5 or 8

Challenge Cards - German - Meine Familie - Aiming for 5 or 8

This document consists of 6 x aiming for 8 challenge cards and 3 x aiming for grade 5 challenge cards. Students get a challenge question on the topic of 'Meine Familie' and must prepare an answer to the question, paying attention to the specific success criteria provided. Typically, I give students one of these as they enter the door and they answer the register with their answer. They add any improvements in green pen.
sarahmccarthy86
El Pretérito - Vacaciones en Barcelona

El Pretérito - Vacaciones en Barcelona

Really useful resource that helps you integrate the preterite with the topic of holidays with a flare of cultural awareness. It contains: *Step by step lesson plan with a link to the video that will start your lesson. *Handout to go with the PPT * 6 colourful slides that do all the explanation for you. There are fun activities that will enable your students to master the preterite.
Quinterito
The Sign of Four Pointless Game!

The Sign of Four Pointless Game!

Based on the popular game show 'Pointless', this resource is perfect for use as a whole lesson resource, enrichment option, or revision tool. Editable, so that you can change to any other topic or change questions. (I've also added a blank template so that you can make your own games from scratch). Containing almost 30 slides of sound clips, interesting tasks, and suitably challenging questions, this resource is effective at both promoting engagement and enhancing learning. There are several full rounds of questions to build or revisit knowledge of characters, plot, and themes in Arthur Conan Doyle's 'The Sign of Four.' Round 1. The characters in The Sign of Four Round 2. Quotations from the text Round 3. Settings and Objects Round 4. Themes in The Sign of Four The nature of this game ensures that the resource can challenge students of all levels. A blank template has also been added, so that you can create your own games!
TandLGuru
Writing to Describe: Famine

Writing to Describe: Famine

A lesson that not only teaches students how to write using a variation of language techniques, but also to raise awareness of world issues. This lesson is accompanied by a series of lessons (reading and writing skills) for the IGCSE non-fiction text, 'Passage to Africa' which you will find on my TES shop. This lesson includes: - Quiz testing students understanding of techniques - Stimulus for creative writing with step-by-step success criteria - Example answer
xxnats1989xx
ACTIVE AND PASSIVE WORKSHEETS WITH ANSWERS

ACTIVE AND PASSIVE WORKSHEETS WITH ANSWERS

A resource that contains 9 worksheets with answers on Active and Passive Voice. It includes worksheets on making and conversion of active and passive verbs. Teachers can use these to enhance the language and grammar skills of the learners when it comes to writing.
john421969
Year 7 Spanish - Brothers + Sisters, Hair + Eyes, Grammar exercise for Mira 1 Modules 1+ 2.

Year 7 Spanish - Brothers + Sisters, Hair + Eyes, Grammar exercise for Mira 1 Modules 1+ 2.

5 activities covering Mira 1 module 2 'Tienes hermanos?' and describing hair and eyes. Also useful for Listos 1. 1) Brothers and sisters categorising can either be, a) worksheet to stick in books OR b) cut out the larger words and in pairs, students stick them onto the larger grid. 2) Mi familia y yo reading - quite difficult. has a long text and a few activities to be done with that. 3) Ojos y pelo - simpler reading. Shorter sentences and students draw what they read. If have no colours, they can use the colour symbols given for each colour. Eg: If blue eyes, each eye will be a small 'x'. A short reading at the bottom of the sheet, with multiple-choice answers. 4) Categorising grammar - Verbs, Nouns and Adjectives. Vocab covered is from Mira 1 modules 1 and 2 and is also relevant for Listos 1 module 1 and 2, apart from School vocab.
cathyp78
German Reading at the Office - Im Büro Lesung

German Reading at the Office - Im Büro Lesung

In this reading students are introduced to basic business vocabulary by learning about a typical day in the life of Peter who works in the computer industry. The reading is prefaced by a glossary of new vocabulary and followed by six reading comprehension true/false questions. Vocab includes: das Unternehmen die Erfahrung das Büro das Treffen besprechen beschäftigt
ninatutor
German Reading - Expressions with Haben (Lust auf, Hunger, Durst etc.)

German Reading - Expressions with Haben (Lust auf, Hunger, Durst etc.)

In this funny reading, three roommates are trying to make plans together for their day off but Carola has an objection to everything! This reading incorporates numerous examples of idiomatic expressions with haben. Includes a glossary of new vocabulary and six true/false reading comprehension questions. Vocab includes: Lust haben auf Hunger haben Durst haben Schmerzen haben Angst haben Recht haben Activity idea: have students underline all the expressions with haben they find in the story and then have students make their own sentences with the new expressions.
ninatutor