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Festivals and Special Holidays Around The World - Reading Comprehension Super Bundle!

Festivals and Special Holidays Around The World - Reading Comprehension Super Bundle!

This bundle includes four different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts describe different "Special Holidays" and Festivals from around the world. The texts are non fictional and incorporate accurate historical and cultural information. 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 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
Christmas Reading Comprehension Worksheets - ESL Intermediate to Advanced

Christmas Reading Comprehension Worksheets - ESL Intermediate to Advanced

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The bundle comprises of different fictional Christmas stories and informational texts. 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, classroom discussions and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. The handouts can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
First Day of School Activities (writing and art)

First Day of School Activities (writing and art)

One worksheet is for the children to write a short description of their summer holiday. It has a WALT and WILF and one version has a word bank for ideas or spelling support. The other worksheet is an art activity. The children need to draw their self portrait and write their name on the first day back. They then repeat this on the same sheet at the end of the school year.
bora_bora
Free Halloween Maze Game

Free Halloween Maze Game

This is printable full page Halloween holiday themed maze game for children. Directions: Help the little ghost get out of the maze. Answer included. The activity comes both in full colour and black and white versions. Files: two printable PDF files of high quality for crisp and clear printing. Keywords: Keywords: Halloween, holiday, freebie, free, maze, mazes, labyrinth, labyrinths, game, games, printable, printables, fun, activity, activities, kids, children, educational, entertaining, puzzle, puzzles.
ratselmeister
Groundhog Day Yes / No Questions

Groundhog Day Yes / No Questions

This resource contains 36 different task cards giving students the choice of two answers - yes or no - to the question at the top. Each task card contains 1 question, 1 image and 2 answers. The task cards are all in the theme of Groundhog Day. These task cards come in col and b/w option. They are a great way to encourage students to pay attention to detail, the image that they are looking at and to answer appropriately. I recommend cutting out each card individually and laminating so that they will be stronger and longer lasting. Students can complete with a dry wipe pen or a peg so that they can be used again.
nikkirobs
Valentine's Day Yes / No Questions

Valentine's Day Yes / No Questions

This resource contains 48 different task cards giving students the choice of two answers - yes or no - to the question at the top. Each task card contains 1 question, 1 image and 2 answers. The task cards are all in the theme of Valentine's Day. These task cards come in col and b/w option. They are a great way to encourage students to pay attention to detail, the image that they are looking at and to answer appropriately. I recommend cutting out each card individually and laminating so that they will be stronger and longer lasting. Students can complete with a dry wipe pen or a peg so that they can be used again.
nikkirobs
Valentine Wh- Questions and Scenes

Valentine Wh- Questions and Scenes

This resource contains 7 different 'Valentine' themed scenery images accompanied with two different types of recording sheets/questions. Each scenery image comes with: ♦ non-verbal question/recording cards ♦ verbal question/recording cards to suit individual student needs. The question/recording cards also come with space to record two different dates to track student progress. The wh- questions are; who, what, where. 10 questions included for each scene = 70 questions in total. A great way to improve student understanding, attention to detail and question/answering techniques. This resources comes in col option only - no b/w option.
nikkirobs
Easter 2D Shape Recognition Task Cards

Easter 2D Shape Recognition Task Cards

This download contains 20 different task cards based around the theme of Easter. 10 task cards are carrots, and 10 task cards are easter bunnies. Each task card contains an image of a carrot or bunny made into a 2D shape, at the bottom of the task card there are two different options for students to choose to state what shape the image is. ♦ Comes in col and b/w option. ♦ There are 2 task cards per page. There are instructions included on the front page of the document. I recommend cutting them out individually and then laminating them, this will make them stronger and longer lasting - meaning you can use them over and over again. This is a great addition to your Easter unit, as well as being a different way for students to work on their 2D shape skills.
nikkirobs
Easter Bunny Feelings / Emotions Task Cards

Easter Bunny Feelings / Emotions Task Cards

This download includes 8 different individual task cards. Each task card asks students to select/point to a certain emotion / feeling that is displayed on the Easter Bunny. Students have two different emotions/feelings pictures to choose from. It is a great resource for students to be able to recognise / recognize and learn about different feelings/emotions, while having it linked to the theme of Easter. Instructions: - Print out each page, cut out the task cards individually, I recommend laminating for prolonged/future use. - Have students read (or you read) the question at the top, then have students point to or circle with dry wipe pens the correct bunny who is displaying the matching feeling.
nikkirobs
Easter Yes / No Questions

Easter Yes / No Questions

This resource contains 46 different task cards giving students the choice of two answers - yes or no - to the question at the top. Each task card contains 1 question, 1 image and 2 answers. The task cards are all in the theme of Easter. These task cards come in col and b/w option for your preference. They are a great way to encourage students to pay attention to detail, the image that they are looking at and to answer appropriately. I recommend cutting out each card individually and laminating so that they will be stronger and longer lasting. Students can complete with a dry wipe pen or a peg so that they can be used again.
nikkirobs
St Patrick's Day Yes / No Questions

St Patrick's Day Yes / No Questions

This resource contains 40 different task cards giving students the choice of two answers - yes or no - to the question at the top. Each task card contains 1 question, 1 image and 2 answers. The task cards are all in the theme of St Patrick's Day. These task cards come in col and b/w option for your preference. They are a great way to encourage students to pay attention to detail, the image that they are looking at and to answer appropriately. I recommend cutting out each card individually and laminating so that they will be stronger and longer lasting. Students can complete with a dry wipe pen or a peg so that they can be used again.
nikkirobs