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ESL Grammar and Spelling Bundle

ESL Grammar and Spelling Bundle

Are you looking for spell checking activities? Here some fun look, say, spell check writing activities and also a nice presentation about how to spot common mistakes in written English.

By peterfogarty

300 generic activities.  Create lessons in seconds!

300 generic activities. Create lessons in seconds!

Create lessons in seconds with this HUGE PowerPoint of animated lesson activities. There are HUNDREDS of templates that you can over-type in seconds to create engaging lesson material. Highly praised by John Simpkin of Spartacus Educational and Mark Warner of Teaching Ideas. I am very confident you will like this. If you do, please click on my profile to see my other popular resources. Thanks(This file also has a bank of PowerPoint timers - it's the most useful planning tool ever!) The size of the file should show you how much stuff there is! Without sounding overly confident - it's the best resource out there!Many thanksCopyright T.TaylorNOTE: Following its success in the summer sale, I have decided to keep the sale price - so grab a bargain! Used to be £5. Many thanks.

By whizzbangbang

'Class win or fail' revision game. Suitable for everything!!

'Class win or fail' revision game. Suitable for everything!!

Hi,This is a creative and engaging game. There are 15 timed questions - they are all linked to the main slide. The purpose - if the class get 12 or more correct, they win the reward. If they get less than 12, they get the punishment!Be careful - each questions has a countdown timer!This is adaptable to any subject, for any age by simply over-typing the questions. This is the easiest and most engaging way to have a revision quiz!!EnjoyCopyright M Willetts

By Boosteration

Holiday homework booklet - 10 tasks covering English and Maths.

Holiday homework booklet - 10 tasks covering English and Maths.

A simple booklet to print out and give kids over a short holiday. 10 activities, students could complete one per day for 10 days.Includes - wordsearches, sums (addition, subtraction, long multiplication), fractions, sentence writing, paragraph writing and alien message decoding.All are a recombination of my some of my other resources, so page numbers aren't in sequence.

By Tigerlearn

Test Your Spelling Skills Read > Cover > Write > Check > Correct No. 3 – Clothes

Test Your Spelling Skills Read > Cover > Write > Check > Correct No. 3 – Clothes

Test Your Spelling SkillsRead > Cover > Write > Check > CorrectNo. 3 – ClothesTo improve your spelling, read a word, cover it with your hand, then write it on the first line. Check your spelling. If it’s wrong, write it out again on the second line:Example words...socks _________________ _________________pants _________________ _________________trousers _________________ _________________

By peterfogarty

Shopping Bundle

Shopping Bundle

Looking for great resources about shopping? This bundle complete complete with shopping presentations, ESL topic lessons about shopping and lovely English writing prompts. Try it today.

By peterfogarty

Clothes

Clothes

Looking for lots of great resources on clothes? Want ESL worksheets on the topic, story prompts and photos? Then this is the resource for you. You also save lots of money in the process!

By peterfogarty

Accessories EAL/ESL Worksheets, Games, Activities and Flash Cards (with audio)

Accessories EAL/ESL Worksheets, Games, Activities and Flash Cards (with audio)

EAL/ESL accessories worksheets, games, activities and flash cards:- accessories EAL/ESL online games (with audio)- accessories EAL/ESL poster- accessories EAL/ESL flash cards- accessories EAL/ESL matching activity- accessories EAL/ESL label the images- accessories EAL/ESL word search- accessories EAL/ESL spelling practiceThe zipped folder contains a PDF and an editable version of each file.To see what these resources are like, please visit https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/numbers-0-10-eal-esl-worksheets-games-activities-and-flash-cards-with-audio-11460573 and download the similar resources on Numbers 0-10 for free.Where there are British English and American English choices for the words used in the resources, you will find a British English and an American English version of the resources.Please note that the audio has an American accent. You can hear this by downloading the free Numbers 0-10 version of the resources.To find other EAL/ESL vocabulary resources, please visit the Save Teachers' Sundays TES store at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/SaveTeachersSundays(Please ignore the PDF file - it has been uploaded so that a preview image is shown for the resources. You can find a version of this preview file without the logo watermark in the folder)

By SaveTeachersSundays

Clothes EAL/ESL Worksheets, Games, Activities and Flash Cards (with audio) (2)

Clothes EAL/ESL Worksheets, Games, Activities and Flash Cards (with audio) (2)

EAL/ESL clothes worksheets, games, activities and flash cards:- clothes EAL/ESL online games (with audio)- clothes EAL/ESL poster- clothes EAL/ESL flash cards- clothes EAL/ESL matching activity- clothes EAL/ESL label the images- clothes EAL/ESL word search- clothes EAL/ESL spelling practiceThe zipped folder contains a PDF and an editable version of each file.To see what these resources are like, please visit https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/numbers-0-10-eal-esl-worksheets-games-activities-and-flash-cards-with-audio-11460573 and download the similar resources on Numbers 0-10 for free.Where there are British English and American English choices for the words used in the resources, you will find a British English and an American English version of the resources.Please note that the audio has an American accent. You can hear this by downloading the free Numbers 0-10 version of the resources.To find other EAL/ESL vocabulary resources, please visit the Save Teachers' Sundays TES store at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/SaveTeachersSundays(Please ignore the PDF file - it has been uploaded so that a preview image is shown for the resources. You can find a version of this preview file without the logo watermark in the folder)

By SaveTeachersSundays

Clothes EAL/ESL Worksheets, Games, Activities and Flash Cards (with audio) (1)

Clothes EAL/ESL Worksheets, Games, Activities and Flash Cards (with audio) (1)

EAL/ESL clothes worksheets, games, activities and flash cards:- clothes EAL/ESL online games (with audio)- clothes EAL/ESL poster- clothes EAL/ESL flash cards- clothes EAL/ESL matching activity- clothes EAL/ESL label the images- clothes EAL/ESL word search- clothes EAL/ESL spelling practiceThe zipped folder contains a PDF and an editable version of each file.To see what these resources are like, please visit https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/numbers-0-10-eal-esl-worksheets-games-activities-and-flash-cards-with-audio-11460573 and download the similar resources on Numbers 0-10 for free.Where there are British English and American English choices for the words used in the resources, you will find a British English and an American English version of the resources.Please note that the audio has an American accent. You can hear this by downloading the free Numbers 0-10 version of the resources.To find other EAL/ESL vocabulary resources, please visit the Save Teachers' Sundays TES store at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/SaveTeachersSundays(Please ignore the PDF file - it has been uploaded so that a preview image is shown for the resources. You can find a version of this preview file without the logo watermark in the folder)

By SaveTeachersSundays

Test Your Speaking & Listening Skills Role Playing – Shopping

Test Your Speaking & Listening Skills Role Playing – Shopping

Test Your Speaking & Listening SkillsRole Playing – Shopping1. Buying a CDScene: a music shop. Bob works in the shop. Sue is a customer.Sue: Hi. I’m looking for Bon Jovi’s Greatest Hits.Bob: It’ll be in the Rock Music section. Let’s go and have a look.....Read the rest here...

By peterfogarty

Test Your Writing Skills What’s Your Least Favourite. . . ?

Test Your Writing Skills What’s Your Least Favourite. . . ?

Test Your Writing SkillsWhat’s Your Least Favourite. . . ?A) Write your least favourite things below:Example questions...1. My least favourite colour is: ________________________2. My least favourite food is: ________________________3. My least favourite TV programme is: ________________________

By peterfogarty

Test Your Writing Skills What’s Your Favourite? 2

Test Your Writing Skills What’s Your Favourite? 2

Test Your Writing SkillsWhat’s Your Favourite? 2A) Write your favourite things below:Example questions...1. My favourite colour is: _____________________________2. My favourite food is: _____________________________3. My favourite TV programme is: _____________________________

By peterfogarty

"GET THE PICTURE?” (Clothes)

"GET THE PICTURE?” (Clothes)

Designed to help beginners master their ”clothes” vocabulary, this game is for independent work and study buddy activity. Once players have finished matching each vocabulary card with its corresponding picture card, they flip over all the pairs to check their own work. Matching icons on the back of flipped pairs confirm that the task has been well done. Icons that don���t match tell players that it’s time to try again.This file includes two 28-card decks.To get an idea of "GET THE PICTURE?” cards work, download the free resource, “GET THE PICTURE? (multiplication game)” at:https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/taming-the-6-times-tables-without-tears-get-the-picture-multiplication-game-11309613

By Carlav

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Clothes and Accessories: Winter / Summer / Formal

Clothes and Accessories: Winter / Summer / Formal

This four page handout aims to teach ESL students clothing related vocabulary. Includes 64 items: coat, cardigan, robe, pyjamas, socks, jeans, slippers, jacket, anorak, jumper/sweater, boots, sneakers/trainers, tracksuit, long sleeve top, scarf, mittens, sun hat, swimsuit, flip flops, boxers, trunks, mini dress, maxi dress, cap, skirt, t-shirt, sandals, shorts, sunglasses, shirt, panties, bikini, belt, school bag, purse, handbag, wallet, beanie, earmuffs, ring, necklace, earrings, bracelet, watch, head band, makeup, gloves, umbrella, shoes, tuxedo, tie, vest, briefcase, bow, high heels, pencil skirt, shirt, trousers, gown, blazer, wedding dress, uniform, blouse, reading glasses.

By MariaPht

Clothes vocabulary English (EAL/ESL) lesson - communication and fun built in with reading / writing

Clothes vocabulary English (EAL/ESL) lesson - communication and fun built in with reading / writing

A complete class teaching clothes and a few sentence structures, too. Students label the clothes, fill in sentences, unscramble words, listen to their partners' descriptions and draw. They'll complete a short reading comprehension and then create a little outfit for a manga boy and girl. Tried and tested class - very popular!This is just one unit from the 60 page ESL resource pack from Tigerlearn - for a more comprehensive ESL resource, get that!https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/60-page-esl-eal-activity-pack-for-english-teachers-11364056

By Tigerlearn

Marking time-buster. 50 ideas

Marking time-buster. 50 ideas

You will save countless hours of marking time with these ingenious ideas. INSTEAD OF......(common mistake), try................(new time saving solution!)These are highly praised and have been adopted at whole-school levels. 50 great ideas with scanned examples (If you search '300 lesson activities - you will see that my products are popular here on TES. This product is just as good!).

By whizzbangbang

50 Facts about Hair - Lessons in Digital Literacy

50 Facts about Hair - Lessons in Digital Literacy

In the lesson students will learn some amazing facts about hair and the historical significance it has had in different cultures around the world. They will also learn to challenge and question the accuracy of information they find online.This lesson contains seven tasks: A discussion task which gets students thinking around the topic. A reading task which develops students’ abilities to use text to check information. A reading task which encourages students to develop deeper comprehension. A discussion task which gives students the opportunity to formulate a personal response to the information they have studied. An online research task which guides students through the process of researching and corroborating the credibility of online information. An online research task which guides students through the process of creating research and disseminating the results. A research task which develops students’ abilities to use social media to carry out research.The materials in this plan can be used in different ways. The first four tasks can be used independently as a simple reading and discussion class.The last three tasks are research tasks. These are the tasks that push students to develop their digital literacies most. It’s not necessary to use all the tasks. These tasks are likely to take longer and could be set as homework, independent study tasks or as projects and followed up in the classroom. The research tasks will all require internet access.

By nikpeachey

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Going Shopping" Fact and Opinion"

Going Shopping" Fact and Opinion"

In the first part, you can find very useful tips for people before, during and after shopping.After that you can find a slide to differentiate fact and opinion with some exercise.

By zainah2000

Big collection of Flashcards

Big collection of Flashcards

Make your lessons interesting with collection of Flashcards : emotions, In the KITCHEN, Types of Houses, SPORTS, Zodiac signs, Hobbies and interests, clothes and accessories, ANIMALS, Places in the town, Health, Flashcards FRUITS and VEGETABLES, Means of transport, colors, Numbers Flashcards,TRAVELING around the world.

By Olynj

Descriptive Writing - Thinking out of the box

Descriptive Writing - Thinking out of the box

This presentation goes through possible scenarios/descriptive writing tasks and gets students to think about taking ownership over their writing and making it as creative as possible. This is all done through image stimuli. The first few slides asks students to assess strengths and weaknesses on another student response, to use these slides you will also need to copy your own student response.

By natwest87

Negotiating deals

Negotiating deals

This activity is aimed at international students learning English and specifically around Business English / negotiating language for intermediate learners. There are 4 scenarios to be role-played in pairs. For each scenario, there is an accompanying handout of information/images to assist with the role play.

By Jayne890

Put it into place

Put it into place

Put it into place. Educational game for children,It helps children develop logic and learn new words. Clothes, toys, medicines, footwear, dishes.

By Olynj