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Christmas in New York Descriptive Writing

Christmas in New York Descriptive Writing

Christmas in New York Descriptive Writing A sophisticated Christmas descriptive writing lesson based on images from New York and scenes Woody Allen’s masterpiece Manhattan. Students fill in the senses sheet, watch and briefly analyse the opening of Manhattan (resources and links provided) before writing their own pieces of description. Great engaging lesson! For great more lessons and resources visit my shop here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish (Credits: all images copyright free, available from Wikipedia and other royalty free sites.)
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The Christmas Horror Story – Creative Writing

The Christmas Horror Story – Creative Writing

The Christmas Horror Story – Creative Writing Fantastic Christmas horror writing lesson or series of lessons, using stimulating gifs and imagery and a haunting scenario line, packed with resource material. Allow at least two lessons for this premium resource. Students get to write their own Christmas horror story based on an evil Santa! A Christmas MUST download. Exciting 30 page Power Point includes everything you need for a stimulating Christmas lesson(s) that students will enjoy. Also includes a fun bingo plenary activity, including 30 individual bingo cards and caller’s card. If you are looking for a fun Christmas descriptive writing lesson that’s less scary, then try the Perfect Christmas: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-perfect-christmas-full-descriptive-writing-lesson-11179563 For more great resources and full lessons visit my shop page here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish (Credits: Copyright free images. Outstanding gif images found here: https://www.tumblr.com/search/Christmas-horror)
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Christmas Puzzle Strips

Christmas Puzzle Strips

Practise ordering in Maths and Literacy with these highly visual Christmas Puzzle Strips! Use the colour version for stations or the blackline version for worksheets. The finished pictures would also make a colourful display on your bulletin board! ********************************************************** CONTENT MATH • Cover/Contents/Teacher Notes • Template (for glueing strips to) • order 1-10: cardinal numbers • order 1-10: ten frames • order 1-10: fingers • order 1-10: tally marks • order 1-10: dice • order 1-10: abacus • order 1-10: ordinal numbers • order 10-20: cardinal numbers • order 10-20: cardinal numbers • order 1-20: odd numbers • order 2-20: even numbers • order 5-50: skip counting in 5s • order 55-100: skip counting in 5s • order 10-100: skip counting in 10s • ordering money LITERACY • scrambled sentences • blacklines • TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 55 ********************************************************** RELATED RESOURCES ********************************************************** Teacher's Toolkit Christmas
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The New Year's Eve Fireworks Controversy - Reading Comprehension Worksheet

The New Year's Eve Fireworks Controversy - Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores the tradition of having enormous firework dispays on New Year's and the adverse effects they can have on the environment. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises and a word search exercise. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. This reading comprehension worksheet can ideally be shortly before Christmas / New Year's.
MariaPht
Christmas - ESL - ELL Taboo Speaking Game - American English

Christmas - ESL - ELL Taboo Speaking Game - American English

Christmas - ESL Taboo Speaking Game Playing TABOO is a great way to get ESL students to speak English and learn a lot of new vocabulary. This game is simple to modify and use with beginners and advanced students alike. In this CHRISTMAS version of the game there are 30 playing cards. I've included 2 fun ways to play this fun vocabulary game and both are explained in the instructions This ESL Taboo game includes the following: How to play classic Taboo (beginner and advanced levels) 30 Taboo game cards to print, laminate, cut out and hook together with a ring Black and white and grayscale copies are included PDF for projecting one card at a time for a whole class activity How to play 15 MINUTES MAX - an alternative version of the game 15 MINUTES MAX game board *In the upper left corner there's a spot for you to punch holes in the cards so that you can then attach them with a ring for no prep use every time. Be sure to laminate if at all possible. Object of the game: One player tries to get his teammate to guess the word at the top of a card. The player must give clues, but he can't use any of the Taboo words in his description. The taboo words are written beneath the word at the top of the card. Teams score points for each word successfully guessed. The team with the most points at the end of the game wins. Beginner students should be allowed to use the TABOO words printed on the cards. This will encourage them to use new vocabulary and will help them in forming sentences to use as clues. LICENSING TERMS: This purchase includes a license for one teacher only for personal use in their classroom. Licenses are non-transferable, meaning they can not be passed from one teacher to another. No part of this resource is to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. COPYRIGHT TERMS: This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives, unless the site is password protected and can only be accessed by students.
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Christmas vocabulary - 30 ESL - ELL Christmas speaking prompt cards - American English

Christmas vocabulary - 30 ESL - ELL Christmas speaking prompt cards - American English

Christmas vocabulary - 30 ESL - ELL Christmas speaking prompt cards - American English Want your students to use their CHRISTMAS vocabulary in fun and meaningful conversations? You can use this NO PREP activity year after year as a fun way to encourage your students to speak more to each other about Christmas traditions and holiday fun. This resource is suitable for any curriculum in which English is the language spoken, and will work best for students in 6th to 12th grade. You can use these cards after learning specific vocabulary for Christmas during the month of December or as a fun interactive activity on a day when you want to just focus on speaking and reviewing vocabulary in a different way. All cards are visually stimulating and feature a circle to punch out in the upper left corner so that you can print, laminate, cut out, punch holes and hook the cards together with a ring. Using these cards this way makes it easy to pull them out year after year to use as NO PREP speaking activities. A pdf with only one card per page is included for easy projection when you don't want to print. Included: 30 color speaking prompt cards 30 black and white speaking prompt cards 9 ways to use these cards Easy to project file for whole class activity Scoot activity instructions Scoot student recording sheet LICENSING TERMS: This purchase includes a license for one teacher only for personal use in their classroom. Licenses are non-transferable, meaning they can not be passed from one teacher to another. No part of this resource is to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. COPYRIGHT TERMS: This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives, unless the site is password protected and can only be accessed by students.
jenniferlcrespin
A Year of Bento - Lunchbox Photos for Educational Use

A Year of Bento - Lunchbox Photos for Educational Use

In Japan there is a tradition that the mothers of children of kindergarten age provide their children with a lunchbox two or three times a week to take with them to school. Usually, these are made early in the morning along with breakfast. A lot of effort goes into making a tasty, nutritious and visually appealing meal that will be put into a small lunchbox called a ‘bento’, which is then wrapped in a colorful cloth napkin. The images in this pack can be used with classes of all ages and backgrounds, and in different ways according to the teacher’s skills and inclinations. Following is a list of the contents and some possible uses. 1. A set of 50 high quality JPEG images that can be printed out for use in games and tasks of many kinds. 2. A 14 page PDF document of the same images grouped into sets of 4 that can be used for bingo, matching or comparison type games. 3. A Powerpoint 14 slide presentation of the same 4 grouped images for demonstration purposes, or classroom quizzes. There are sample questions in the notes section of each slide, which are aimed at kindergarten/elementary level, but can be altered to suit the level of the class. 4. A Keynote presentation for Mac or iPad users, which contains the same 14 slides and information as the Powerpoint. All the images in this pack are copyrighted for personal and educational use.
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Thanksgiving Puzzle Pack {US}

Thanksgiving Puzzle Pack {US}

This fun, but challenging Thanksgiving Puzzle Pack is useful for early finishers at a busy and distracting time of the year! Packed full of engaging puzzles, using key Thanksgiving vocabulary, your students are sure to find something to focus on! Answer keys and and an ink-saving copy are included! ********************************************************** CONTENT • Cover/Contents • Workbook Cover • Word Challenge x2 • Turkey Maze • Pumpkin Maze • Join the Dots: Turkey • Join the Dots: Pumpkin • Wordsearch 1: Easy • Wordsearch 2: Food • Wordsearch 1: Hard • Word Shapes • Codebreaker • Secret Trails • Word Scrambles • Word Links • Color by Code: Numbers 0-10 • Symmetry x 8 • Answer Keys • Blacklines • TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 72 ********************************************************** RELATED RESOURCES Thanksgiving Puzzle Strips {US} ********************************************************** Teacher's Toolkit Thanksgiving
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Christmas Tree Evolution - - Reading Comprehension Worksheet

Christmas Tree Evolution - - Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the origins and history of Christmas tree decorating After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises and a word search exercise. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. This reading comprehension worksheet can ideally be shortly before Christmas.
MariaPht
What is Kwanzaa? -  Reading Comprehension Worksheet

What is Kwanzaa? - Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the origins, customs and traditions around the African American holiday Kwanzaa. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises and a definitions match exercise. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. This reading comprehension worksheet can ideally be shortly before Christmas.
MariaPht
CHRISTMAS ACTIVITIES 2017.

CHRISTMAS ACTIVITIES 2017.

A big bundle of fun for Christmas. A massive 40 question quiz, a visual quiz, Cracker making activity, colouring activities, festive images that can be copied into any document, a step by step guide to drawing Santa and lots of grid drawing activities. This is our 60% saving Christmas present to you and your students. We wish you a wonderful Christmas and a happy new year!
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