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2018 World Cup Football-Language Podcast: Week 1 Review

2018 World Cup Football-Language Podcast: Week 1 Review

The 2018 World Cup is now moving into its second week and so in this podcast Damian and Damon talk about some of the highs and lows of the tournament so far. They also try and predict some of the games, explain some World Cup language, ask a World Cup quiz question and answer some listeners’ posts. For this audio report there is a transcript, great for learners and teachers of English, which can be accessed by becoming a patron (through Patreon).
LearningEnglishThroughFootball
2018 World Cup Football-Language Podcast: Groups A and B Preview

2018 World Cup Football-Language Podcast: Groups A and B Preview

On today’s football-language podcast we take a look at two of the groups in the tournament: Groups A and B. We will also be looking at our World Cup predictions competition – there is still time to join! For this audio report there is a transcript and a worksheet, great for learners and teachers of English, which can be freely accessed here. If you have questions or comments, email us at: admin@languagecaster.com
LearningEnglishThroughFootball
World Cup: Task Sheets

World Cup: Task Sheets

World Cup: Task Sheets Task/fact sheets on the World Cup, including 20 anagrams to solve; word search and true or false quiz.
CollEd
Comprehension Dojo - World Cup Players

Comprehension Dojo - World Cup Players

Welcome to the The Comprehension Dojo by Vocabulary Ninja! Much like a standard Dojo, The Comprehension Dojo is a place where reading skills can be acquired, practised, and in time…mastered! This time with a fabulous short text about World Cup Football Players! We all know it is nearly impossible to fit in everything we need to in a school day, and reading often ends up becoming the poor relation in terms of time spent. The Comprehension Dojo will help schools embed reading skills into foundation subject and topic subjects, as well as increase topic subject knowledge. Win, Win! Comprehension Dojo packs have been created to give pupils opportunities to learn and master essential reading retrieval skills that they will encounter in KS1 and KS2 SATs. Questions have been designed to closely match SATs questions. In the packs you will find a high-quality non fiction or fiction text and 8 different reading retrieval activities, based on the 8 core comprehension skills. These can all be printed and easily turned into a handy booklet. All answers have been provided too, reducing teacher workload! Eight Essential Comprehension skills: Matching Sequencing Fill in the Gap Find and Copy Multiple Choice Underline Label True or False
VocabularyNinja
English World Cup Russia Activities

English World Cup Russia Activities

A brilliant array of resources that target various areas of English reading and writing skills. These resources are ideal for students aged between 11 and 18 and are perfect for those studying towards a L1 or L2 Functional Skill. The resources are well presented with great use of visuals and colour. Ideal for engaging your students in English sessions. Included within the pack are: Reading Comprehension Player Profiles; Article Writing Tasks; Creating Your Own Player Profile and a World Cup Quiz. Enjoy!
kingpin1
World Cup Resources

World Cup Resources

A bundle of 12 World Cup resources (Powerpoint quizzes/games and Word task sheets)
CollEd
World Cup: Russia 2018: The Cube

World Cup: Russia 2018: The Cube

World Cup: Russia 2018: The Cube Interactive PowerPoint activity/game, based on the 2018 World Cup. 48 slides with problems to solve. https://vimeo.com/267271700
CollEd
World Cup: Introduction and Quiz

World Cup: Introduction and Quiz

World Cup: Introduction and Quiz Interactive PowerPoint introduction and quiz on the history of the World Cup. 48 slides; 21questions/multiple choice answers. https://vimeo.com/274242857
CollEd
World Cup: History Quiz

World Cup: History Quiz

World Cup: History Quiz Interactive PowerPoint quiz on the history of the World Cup. 51 questions/multiple choice answers. https://vimeo.com/274236457
CollEd
Comprehension Dojo - World Cup 2018

Comprehension Dojo - World Cup 2018

Welcome to the The Comprehension Dojo by Vocabulary Ninja! Much like a standard Dojo, The Comprehension Dojo is a place where reading skills can be acquired, practised, and in time…mastered! This time with a fabulous short text about World Cup Russia 2018! We all know it is nearly impossible to fit in everything we need to in a school day, and reading often ends up becoming the poor relation in terms of time spent. The Comprehension Dojo will help schools embed reading skills into foundation subject and topic subjects, as well as increase topic subject knowledge. Win, Win! Comprehension Dojo packs have been created to give pupils opportunities to learn and master essential reading retrieval skills that they will encounter in KS1 and KS2 SATs. Questions have been designed to closely match SATs questions. In the packs you will find a high-quality non fiction or fiction text and 8 different reading retrieval activities, based on the 8 core comprehension skills. These can all be printed and easily turned into a handy booklet. All answers have been provided too, reducing teacher workload! Eight Essential Comprehension skills: Matching Sequencing Fill in the Gap Find and Copy Multiple Choice Underline Label True or False
VocabularyNinja
World Cup: World Cup Anagrams

World Cup: World Cup Anagrams

World Cup: World Cup Anagrams Interactive PowerPoint activity. 32 anagrams based on the 32 countries competing in the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
CollEd
Reading comprehensions: Sporting events - Olympics, World Cup and Winter Olympics

Reading comprehensions: Sporting events - Olympics, World Cup and Winter Olympics

Here is a bundle of five of my bestselling products looking at the following sporting events: The Olympics The Winter Olympics The World Cup In total, there are sixteen reading comprhehensions exploring the history of these sporting festivals, as well as looking at recent sporting stars like Usain Bolt, Simone Biles and Lionel Messi. There is a big saving on offer for this bundle - ideal for those readers in your class who love sport!
Richardtownend1978
World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018

One for the boys or girls in KS1 and KS2 who like football. This PDF file consists of 22 pages, all football related activities. The children are asked to research the internet after reading facts and information about the World Cup, its host and the teams involved. There are also a variety of numeracy and literacy activities including multiplication, division, function boxes,dictionary work, spelling activities and looking at healthy lifestyle and diet. There is also a drawing activity. This can be printed out as an individual booklet for each child.
teachercellar
ESL SPEAKING LESSON - SPORTS

ESL SPEAKING LESSON - SPORTS

ESL speaking lessons are topic based lessons. Each lesson comes with a wide range of activities to ensure sound development of fluency and accuracy of students. Instructions are clear and easy to follow. Activities are easy to implement. They don’t require any extra preparation, just print and go to teach. ESL Speaking Lessons aim to meet CEFR B1/B2 level speaking goals. Therefore, lessons go well with students at these levels. This particular lesson includes following activities: -discussion questions -writing -dialog completion -trivia quiz on sports
wordcraft
World Cup: Russia 2018: Quiz Bundle

World Cup: Russia 2018: Quiz Bundle

World Cup: Russia 2018: Quiz Bundle Six PowerPoint quizzes on the 2018 World Cup: • Capital Cities • Countries • Flags • Odd one out • Russia trivia • Countries trivia
CollEd
World Cup: Russia 2018: Trivia Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Trivia Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Trivia Quiz Interactive PowerPoint quiz on the 32 countries ompeting in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. 69 questions on geography and language/multiple choice answers. https://vimeo.com/268400648
CollEd
World Cup: Russia 2018: World Cup Hunt

World Cup: Russia 2018: World Cup Hunt

World Cup: Russia 2018: World Cup Hunt Interactive PowerPoint quiz on the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Two sets of questions are included, but any set of questions would work with this. https://vimeo.com/268401180
CollEd
World Cup: Russia 2018: Deal or No Deal

World Cup: Russia 2018: Deal or No Deal

World Cup: Russia 2018: Deal or No Deal Interactive PowerPoint game on the 2018 World Cup in Russia. 20 boxes/questions/multiple choice answers. Based on the TV game show – Deal or No Deal. https://vimeo.com/268092895
CollEd
World Cup: Russia 2018: Flags Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Flags Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Flags Quiz Interactive PowerPoint quiz on the flags of the 32 countries competing in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. 32 questions/multiple choice answers. https://vimeo.com/268086217
CollEd
World Cup: Russia 2018: Odd One Out Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Odd One Out Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Odd One Out Quiz Interactive PowerPoint quiz on the 32 the countries competing in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. 36 questions/multiple choice answers. https://vimeo.com/268079622
CollEd
World Cup: Russia 2018: Countries Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Countries Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Countries Quiz Interactive PowerPoint quiz to identify the 32 countries taking part the 2018 World Cup. 32 questions/multiple choice answers. https://vimeo.com/267280951
CollEd
Learn English Through Football Podcast: Liverpool Demolish Roma

Learn English Through Football Podcast: Liverpool Demolish Roma

This football-language podcast looks back at the Champions League semi-finals What a week of football we’ve had! On the show today, Damon and Damian review the footballing news, including Liverpool’s demolition job on Roma and semi-final ‘blues’. In the predictions section we focus on teams struggling to avoid the drop, and we have some football language, too – this week give the keeper the eyes. For those wishing to improve their English, there’s a transcript to the show below and if you have questions or comments, email us at: admin@languagecaster.com
LearningEnglishThroughFootball
Learn English Through Football Podcast: The 2018 FA Cup Semis - Manchester United vs Tottenham

Learn English Through Football Podcast: The 2018 FA Cup Semis - Manchester United vs Tottenham

It’s the 2018 FA Cup Semis! Damon and Damian discuss both these two games taking place over the weekend, the footballing news from the week, including a title for Manchester City, some new football language ‘own goal‘ and we also manage to throw in a quiz question and some predictions too! For those wishing to improve their English, there’s a transcript to the show below and if you have questions or comments, email us at: admin@languagecaster.com This report includes a transcript with vocabulary support.
LearningEnglishThroughFootball
Learn English Through Football: 2018 Tottenham vs Manchester City

Learn English Through Football: 2018 Tottenham vs Manchester City

What a week in the Champions League quarter-final second legs! We take a look at some of the stories from those games in this week’s Learn English Through Football Podcast. We have a tricky quiz question, and also introduce some English for football phrases, including ‘to suffer a defeat’. We also have some exciting games to look forward to in our predictions section including Tottenham v Manchester City, at the end of the show. This week’s podcast has a worksheet (with answers) and a transcript for learners and teachers to improve their language skills.
LearningEnglishThroughFootball
Learning English Through Football Podcast: 2018 Merseyside and Manchester Derbies

Learning English Through Football Podcast: 2018 Merseyside and Manchester Derbies

This week’s football-language podcast looks back at the Champions League quarter-final first legs and the big derbies taking place over the weekend in the Premier League. We also have a quiz question, explain a new football expression – overhead kick – and try our hand at some predictions. For those wishing to improve their English, there’s a transcript to the show below and if you have questions or comments, email us at: admin@languagecaster.com.
LearningEnglishThroughFootball
ESL Conversation Activitiy Bundle 3

ESL Conversation Activitiy Bundle 3

18 x ESL Conversation Activity Worksheets No prep pair-work speaking activities. Topics: 1) Music 2) Nations 3) Neighbours 4) Nature 5) Numbers 6) Personality 7) Politics 8) Religion 9) Routines 10) Science 11) Shopping 12) Sport 13) Technology 14) Television 15) Transport 16) Travel 17) Weather 18) Work Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using English Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Firstly, Secondly, Finally However, On the other hand , Whereas Furthermore, In addition, Moreover Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS
fingertips-resources
Sports & Games - ESL Conversation Activity

Sports & Games - ESL Conversation Activity

No prep pair-work speaking activity. Topic of conversation: SPORT & GAMES Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using English Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Firstly, Secondly, Finally However, On the other hand , Whereas Furthermore, In addition, Moreover Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS
fingertips-resources
PAPER    1, question 2- 5 (AQA GCSE English Language 8700 )

PAPER 1, question 2- 5 (AQA GCSE English Language 8700 )

What is in this bundle? This bundle contains 20 full lessons on powerpoint with supporting worksheets, activities and videos for questions 2 - 5 of the AQA paper 1 exam. It also contains bite sized assessments for some of the tougher questions and independent study material. It contains a wide selection of texts and references from extracts from Divergent, Atonement, Dracula, Orwells 1984, Graham Greenes The Destructors and Stephens Kings The Body (Stand By Me). The total amount of the individual resources combined as a bundle is £53.00 but I’m willing to sell at £20, saving you 62% What type of lessons are they? My style is very much about class participation, student ownership of learning and quick pace. Lessons come with starters, plenaries, paired, group and independent activities which last from 5 /10 / 15 / 20 and 30 mins at a time. I teach 3 hour sessions therefore all lesson have enough material to fill 3 hours. I also like to base parts of my sessions around pop culture and current issues in order to engage students and demonstrate that English is not a subject or skill confined to the classroom but rather it is a life long skill with real relevance in the world. I also like English to have an element of fun and try to encourage students to have fun with language and encourage creativity. Many lessons cover a range of levels as I teach mixed level classes, I use supportive techniques such as sentence starters, word banks and peer assessment and self assessment.
namerased
GCSE ENGLISH LANGUAGE (AQA)- p2 q3 OR Functional Skills - BIAS AND INFERENCE

GCSE ENGLISH LANGUAGE (AQA)- p2 q3 OR Functional Skills - BIAS AND INFERENCE

This is a brilliant resource I have used with both GCSE and Functional English students to help them understand bias writing and inference. I have an FE background and so encouraged to embed English into other disciplines, this resource was initially used to teach dance students however I quickly found that students from almost any discipline responded to this resource and so its compatibility naturally grew. Therefore this resource can be used when teaching Paper 2 Question 3 with AQA GCSE English Language students or L2 FS. This resource uses a clip from Americas Best Dance Crew, this dance troop are diverse in culture, gender and age - as the youngest is only 15, knowing small details like this can help students confidence and can go a little way to helping to break down barriers of gender and culture. It also allows the teacher to expand on these ideas and themes if they so wanted to. This lesson uses group and team discussion, allows the students to share and build on their own ideas therefore encouraging independent discovery and learning and looks into biased writing, identifying biased language and phrases and ends with a final writing task of their own with a peer marking assessment. The identifying task is designed to challenge and there are words banks to support the weaker students. This resource can be altered and developed further to suit your course and / or students if desired. Hope it helps
namerased
Reading Comprehension - Korea

Reading Comprehension - Korea

I put this resource together as part of a package that I have created for the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. If you like this, and want more like it (with answers), then please take a look in my store. A BIT ABOUT ME Before teaching, I was a journalist. I still work as a freelance writer, and like nothing more than writing engaging texts to challenge and inspire children and young people. I choose subjects that may not be on the curriculum but are still of great importance for students to know about. Everything I write has been comprehensively researched from a number of sources and been written by myself. No plagiarism here! This is all original material. My questions are pitched at a high level, but with a bit of patience and persistence (and some adult help if necessary) most students will have great fun as they learn, especially as the penny drops I am aware of the impact of printed resources on our environment so try to condense my reading activities into as compact a space as possible. Hopefully this will help you save time in printing, and keep the bills down! Check out my store if you enjoy this – you’re sure to find more. Thanks!
Richardtownend1978
WINTER OLYMPICS 2018 - Reading comprehension and activity pack

WINTER OLYMPICS 2018 - Reading comprehension and activity pack

This package on the 2018 Winter Olympics is full of interesting facts, stories and statistics which will inspire and challenge your students through a range of Common Core-aligned reading activities. CONTENTS South Korea Comprehension questions based on South Korea, with a focus on its relationship with North Korea and some interesting facts about sweat and Gangnam Style! Sports of the Winter Olympics A guide to four prominent winter sports with some interesting questions based on photographs that refer to the text. American Medal Hopes A brief biography of four American medal prospects. As an activity, students have to match comments with the athletes, based on what they have learned from the text. History of Winter Olympics Tables and infographics containing statistics on where past games have been held and which nations and individuals have won the most medals. A series of number-based questions follow. Unlikely Olympic Heroes The wonderful stories of the Jamaican Bobsled team and Eddie the Eagle, who lit up the 1988 games in Calgary. Questions compare the stories, request students to identify the obstacles, and relate the stories to personal experience. A BIT ABOUT ME Before teaching, I was a journalist. I still work as a freelance writer, and like nothing more than writing engaging texts to challenge and inspire children and young people. I choose subjects that may not be on the curriculum but are still of great importance for students to know about. Everything I write has been comprehensively researched from a number of sources and been written by myself. No plagiarism here! This is all original material. My questions are pitched at a high level, but with a bit of patience and persistence (and some adult help if necessary) most students will have great fun as they learn, especially as the penny drops I am aware of the impact of printed resources on our environment so try to condense my reading activities into as compact a space as possible. Hopefully this will help you save time in printing, and keep the bills down! Check out my store if you enjoy this – you’re sure to find more. Thanks!
Richardtownend1978
The World Cup - ESL Quiz

The World Cup - ESL Quiz

ESL Vocabulary - The World Cup Just a short, fun quiz for students interested in the World Cup. Included: - PDF printable. - PDF to fill in online/on the computer - PDF with answers *If there were any mistakes, please let me know :)
planwitheve
WInter Olympics 2018 Reading comprehension

WInter Olympics 2018 Reading comprehension

This reading comprehension is aimed at 8-13 year olds, and focuses on the 2018 Winter Olympics in Korea. Your students will find out about this exciting sporting festival. They will learn through a range of retrieval and literal questions, using skills to skim and scan the text. The text includes information about: The 2018 games PyeongChang The Olympic torch The mascot for the 2018 games Thanks for your interest!
Richardtownend1978
Winter Olympics South Korea 2018 Mega Bundle

Winter Olympics South Korea 2018 Mega Bundle

This MEGA Winter Olympic Games Bundle has everything you need to make a fun and engagin unit before, during and after the Olympic game period. It includes 3 writing activities, math challenges, stem activities, and other fun stuff. Winter Olympics CSI: The Case of the Missing Gold Medal STEM activity This CSI themed multiplication and division activity will engage students by taking them on a journey to solve Winter Olympic Games math problems and puzzles. Students narrow down the suspects by completing the activities and marking them off from the suspect list until one person is left. Who stole the Gold Medal? This case includes Clue 1: Solving Division Problems Clue 2: True or False Multiplication Clue 3: Multiplication and Division Sequence Clue 4: Moving up and down 10's, 100's amd 1000's Clue 5: Multiplication and Division Cryptogram Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Narrative Writing Scenario Winter Olympics in PyeongChan is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the Olympics in first person. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the 5 senses chart provided. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a vocabulary rich story. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Newspaper Writing Scenario Winter Olympics in PyeongChan is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the PyeongChan Winter Olympics as a Newspaper reporter. During this presentation an Ice Hockey game is played out, with one country accused of cheating. Everything is included in this pack to make every student successful.Photos are taken and quotes are given. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the graphic organizers that are included. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a detailed, accurate and rich story. Then complete the included newspaper templates. STEM Winter Olympic Raising the Flag 2018: Engineering Math Challenge The Winter Olympics is here This STEM challenge includes both an engineering challenge and sheets for students to work out the median, mean, range and mode in the context of creating a flag pole that raises the Olympic flag the highest. Students are asked to both record and graph their results. This challenge is perfect for the Olympic games and includes everything you need to actively engage your students in team work. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Word Search Find A word find with the Winter Olympic Sports to be found. A great fill in time for winter or a lead in for a bigger project. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Hundreds Chart Hidden Picture This fun Winter Olympic hidden picture will engage and excite your students. Everything you need is included. Just print and go. No preparation required. This pack includes 2 Olympic themed Hundreds Chart Hidden Pictures. They include the rings and the torch STEM Winter Olympic The Luge 2018: Engineering Math Challenge This STEM challenge includes both an engineering challenge and sheets for students to work out the median, mean, range and mode in the context of creating the fastest Luge.. Students are asked to both record and graph their results. This challenge is perfect for the Olympic games and includes everything you need to actively engage your students in team work.
Kiwilander