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EAL: Celebrations

EAL: Celebrations

PPT covering different celebrations in the UK. Chinese New Year is included as a contrast with the UK. Encourage students to think about celebrations in their own cultures/religions/countries which are similar or different to the ones shown in the PPT. Also get students to think about other things we do for these celebrations.
george_mc
The Birthday Gifts Game

The Birthday Gifts Game

A fun, competitive & engaging game where points are won by convincing the judge that your gift is the best choice for the person/people’s birthday Target Language: -Birthdays -Agree/disagree -Arguing -Debates SEE PREVIEW FILE FOR FULL INSTRUCTIONS (Alternative versions are available for Christmas Gifts Game & 2nd Conditional Gifts Game)
fingertips-resources
The Christmas Debates Game

The Christmas Debates Game

A fun, competitive & engaging game where points are won by convincing the judge that your Christmas gift is the best choice for the person/people. Target Language: -Christmas -Agree/disagree -Arguing -Debates FULL INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED (Alternative versions are available for Birthday Gifts Game & 2nd Conditional Gifts Game)
fingertips-resources
Reading comprehensions Collection

Reading comprehensions Collection

This is a collection of some of my favourite reading comprehension activities, available as a bundle at a heavily discounted price. This will provide enough comprehensions and activities to last for a whole year of guided reading activities, ideally for children in Years 5 and 6.
Richardtownend1978
15  Movies comprehensions / quizzes bundle

15 Movies comprehensions / quizzes bundle

1: Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch 2: Mary and the Witch’s Flower, 3: Coco 4: Moana, 5: The Breadwinner 6: Life of Pi, 7: How to Train Your Dragon 8: Spirited Away, 9: Jumanji 10: Beauty and the Beast, 11: Paddington, 12: The Hobbit -An Unexpected Journey, 13: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, 14: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, and the Wardrobe, 15: The Chronicles of Narnia- The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
tacss
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: 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
The history of the doughnut - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

The history of the doughnut - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

Use this four page, fun and educating worksheet to teach your students the history of the doughnut (or donut) - one of the most cherished sweet delicacies in the world. Your students will discover a lot of fun facts and they will enrich their lexicon with baking related vocabulary and other useful words and phrases. This worksheet is suitable for elementary, higher elementary and advanced learners and it can be used both for native students and ESL/EFL students. Reading Comprehension is evaluated through two exercises (answer questions and TRUE/FALSE) while vocabulary acquisition is tested through three exercises which include a crossword puzzle, word match and sentence completion activities. Additionally, the worksheet is completely customizable to give you the ability to adapt it to your class’s needs.
kntonia
World Cup: Russia 2018: Capital Cities Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Capital Cities Quiz

World Cup: Russia 2018: Capital Cities Quiz Interactive PowerPoint quiz on the 32 capital cities of the countries competing in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. 32 questions/multiple choice answers. https://vimeo.com/265899255
CollEd
Easter - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheets

Easter - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheets

This Easter themed bundle includes 3 Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheets presenting the celebration of Easter, the history behind it and the traditions associated with it. The students’ understanding is assessed through comprehension exercises and their lexicon is expanded. The worksheets are suitable for strong elementary, higher elementary and advanced students. They are also ideal for ESL / EFL classrooms and advanced exam preparation (IGCSE, IELTS, GCE, TOEFL etc.)
kntonia
Easter Go Fish Card Game (have/have got)

Easter Go Fish Card Game (have/have got)

A card game to practice Easter vocabulary and have/have got in their various forms. To play: Divide students into groups of 4 or so and deal 4-5 cards each. The rest go in the middle and make the pond /pool/. On his turn, a player asks someone for a card (Have you got…? or Do you have…?) in order to get 4 of a kind (or 6, depending on how many cards you make). If the player has the card, he must hand it over and the player whose turn it is can ask anyone for another card. If the answer is negative, the player is told to go fish and to take a card from the pond and the next person asks for a card. When a player has 4 (or 6) of a kind, he sets them on the table and plays again. Continue until all the cards run out (all the cards have been grouped together into families according to their picture). The winner is the person with the most families. This worksheet contains two of each picture, so I would suggest printing it two or three times to form a set where students can get 4 or 6 of a kind. Enjoy!
Olynj
Easter Poems

Easter Poems

A set of 3 poems based on the Easter theme. Easter Egg is a fun poem about the joy of anticipation when waiting to open Easter eggs. Suitable for younger learners from 4-6. Easter Story is for a slightly older learner and covers the basic points of the Easter story in an easy to remember rhyming fashion. Easter is another simple poem which covers much of the language associated with Easter. Suitable for 4-7 year olds.
eslaloud
The history of Easter - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

The history of Easter - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

Students can be informed about the ancient Pagan, Hebrew and Christian origins of the celebration of Easter. This fun and informational text is suitable for strong elementary, higher elementary and advanced students. It is also ideal for ESL/EFL classrooms and perfect for exam preparation. The worksheet is complete with two comprehensions exercises and two vocabulary exercises (Crossword, Definition Match). Teachers can evaluate understanding and solidify the acquisition of new vocabulary through fun and interesting tasks. Additionally, the students are introduced to basic Easter related vocabulary. The worksheet can be used as an in-class activity or handed out as homework.
kntonia
The origins of Easter Traditions - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

The origins of Easter Traditions - Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Worksheet

Students can be informed about the origins of some of the most popular Easter traditions such as dyeing eggs, the Easter bunny, hot cross buns and hollow chocolate bunnies. This fun and informational text is suitable for strong elementary, higher elementary and advanced students. It is also ideal for ESL/EFL classrooms and perfect for exam preparation. The worksheet is complete with two comprehensions exercises and three vocabulary exercises. Teachers can evaluate understanding and solidify the acquisition of new vocabulary through fun and interesting tasks. Additionally, the students are introduced to basic Easter related vocabulary. The worksheet can be used as an in-class activity or handed out as homework.
kntonia
EAL New Arrivals: Scheme of Work and Resource Pack

EAL New Arrivals: Scheme of Work and Resource Pack

This book will serve as a short course for new EAL (English as an Additional Language) students who may have recently arrived in Primary or Secondary school and who may have limited or no English. Currently in Education, many schools have significant numbers of students arriving each year with limited English skills and therefore little no access to the school curriculum. Formal EAL departments and training in schools has slowly diminished in recent years and often there is no clear course or structure in how to ingratiate these students into the school and offer appropriate support. Teachers are often at a loss when it comes to providing work for these students and the students themselves can be very limited in their ability to progress. Very often there is a lack of specialist EAL teachers or support workers in schools and so this book would offer an easy to teach method for different members of staff in a school. This book could be used over a 6-7 week course, therefore could be ideal introduction for the EAL student’s first half term in a school. It will include weekly themes that mix the acquiring of English language grammar and vocabulary, improving reading, writing and oral skills and learning common and useful element of English to improve their daily life in school and in the community.
tbarber5309
Shakespeare Week: 12 - 18 March 2018

Shakespeare Week: 12 - 18 March 2018

It has been over 400 years since William Shakespeare died in 1616. Shakespeare Week is a national annual celebration of his life and work, aimed at primary aged students. This resource in prezi includes: an infogram, videos and a quiz. Suitable for individuals or groups.
sojellyfish
Commonwealth Games 2018 Newspaper Writing Scandal Scenario

Commonwealth Games 2018 Newspaper Writing Scandal Scenario

The Commonwealth Games 2018 is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the Gold Coast as a Newspaper reporter. During this presentation a scandal occurs where the world record holder in the 400m gets tripped over on purpose. 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 organisers 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. Thank you
Kiwilander
Leprechaun's feelings and states (10 flashcards, 2 sets of wordcards and 200+ min of fun!)

Leprechaun's feelings and states (10 flashcards, 2 sets of wordcards and 200+ min of fun!)

Feelings and emotions are something difficult for young learners to talk about. Use these funny pictures of Leprechaun to spark a discussion about feelings. Two sets of word cards will help older children express the language of emotions, enabling them to empathize with others. Regular flashcards activities (matching, sorting, what’s missing, I spy, pelmanism etc.) can be used to add extra fun. **Skills involved: **observing, comparing, expressive and receptive language, empathy. Good luck and Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
victoria_patutina
Reading comprehension activities: Easter Story - CHARACTERS OF THE CROSS

Reading comprehension activities: Easter Story - CHARACTERS OF THE CROSS

This reading activity pack tells the story of the Jesus’ death and resurrection from Palm Sunday through to Easter Sunday. It is ideal all year round for reading or Religious Studies, but is particularly useful in the run up to Easter, as they follow the last week in Jesus’ life. They can also be used as Sunday School activities or as readings in church. Based on the gospel accounts in Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, I have written five reports from key people in the Easter story about what happened with comprehension based questions and answers for each. These will bring the well-known story of Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection to your students in a fresh, engaging and enlightening way. The characters featured are: Peter Pontius Pilate A Roman soldier Mary Magdalen Cleopas The comprehension questions tackle the following skills: Literal and retrieval Word meaning Inference and deduction There is also an activity at the end to summarise each of the characters stories. All activities are aligned to the common core. As an added extra, there are a number of posters with key bible verses for your displays, including posters to colour in. These can be found at the end of the reading pack. 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! While you are here… You may also be interested in a similar pack of reading comprehensions I have written about the birth of Jesus. Follow the link for more: Stories from the Stable
Richardtownend1978
St Patrick's Day Poems

St Patrick's Day Poems

A set of vocabulary rich poems based on the theme of St Patrick’s Day. St Patrick’s Day is a short simple poem with lots if useful language for younger learners, 4-6. St Patrick’s Day parade is full of images and vocabulary related to the parade and would suit a slightly older learner, 6-7. St Patrick is a rhyming recount of the story of St Patrick aimed at bringing the main points of the story to the learner in an easy to remember format. Suitable for learners from 7-10.
eslaloud
Saint Patrick´s Day BUNDLE

Saint Patrick´s Day BUNDLE

Saint Patrick s day is coming… In this bundle you can find worksheets, different traditions are mixed. Read story, answer comprehension questions, work with vocabulary from the text. Some facts and traditions about St. Patrick s Day and some Irish sayings. A multiple choice activity and pictures to label.
Olynj
Saint Patrick´s Day

Saint Patrick´s Day

Saint Patrick´s Day Culture…is the foundation of communication. It includes things you didn’t know about Saint Patrick s Day followed by a match activity (Saint Patrick s Day Symbols).
Olynj
Mother's Day in the USA - Persuasive and Report Writing

Mother's Day in the USA - Persuasive and Report Writing

In the USA Mother’s Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May. This pack of activities encourages students to explore the history of Mother’s Day in the USA and other countries across the world, debate key issues and develop persuasive writing skills. The pack includes: History of Mother’s Day reading and writing comprehension with page indicators Persuasive Argument Exercise Team Roles Badges Persuasion Map Roles Poster Peer Evaluation Sheets Self Evaluation Sheets Speaking and Listening Poster Report Writing Poster Newspaper Template My work is carefully crafted to give you and your class quality materials with attractive designs that will appeal to their interests. I hope you will enjoy these resources and that your students will learn from them. Wishing you many happy days in the classroom.
suepowell
GCSE ENGLISH LITERATURE BOOK SUMMARIES / AQA READING COMPREHENSION / NOVELS (SAVE 70%)

GCSE ENGLISH LITERATURE BOOK SUMMARIES / AQA READING COMPREHENSION / NOVELS (SAVE 70%)

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets based on different novels and plays in the AQA reading list. These handouts are suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore summarize different novels and plays. After carefully reading each story, 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 GCSE vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
St. David simple story  (includes a revision and colouring booklet presentation)

St. David simple story (includes a revision and colouring booklet presentation)

A presentation on Saint David with illustrations and simple language (comic sans). Includes a second presentation which combines a revision tool to check comprehension and colouring scenes. Both presentations are fully customisable and can be easily adapted by adding your own questions or modify the background and text colour to support students with dislexia. Enjoy!
julianuc
Black Panther Review Analysis

Black Panther Review Analysis

Language analysis activity using Blank Panther review. Students identify key features of a film review and the persuasive techniques used. PEE question is also included.
xxnats1989xx
Valentine's day activity worksheet - wordsearch plus fill the blanks & questions

Valentine's day activity worksheet - wordsearch plus fill the blanks & questions

Get into the spirit of Valentine’s day (or save it for next year!) with a quality 3-activity worksheet. It contains a 30-word wordsearch, a fill the blanks paragraph and 10 Valentine’s day-themed questions. The kids may need to carry out research for some of the questions so devices may be required. It’s up to you! This listing includes a full answer sheet and the wordsearch on its own if you prefer it.
kidsprintouts
NYC’s Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival -  Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Informational Text

NYC’s Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Informational Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for upper elementary to higher intermediate ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores some of the history of the NYC Easter Parade / Bonnet Festival from the late 19th century to contemporary customs and traditions. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False statements and a definitions match. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. This worksheet can be completely in class or assigned for homework on or near Easter. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
How to make pancakes.

How to make pancakes.

CCW cursive script required. Procedural writing in a sequence frame for promoting fine motor and writing skills with helping word and picture cards, count and find the hidden picture, find the extra word and write a story exercise.
butterbeans65
St. Patrick's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle (SAVE 40%)

St. Patrick's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle (SAVE 40%)

This Reading Comprehension worksheets are suitable for beginner to proficient ESL learners. The texts describes the story of Saint Patrick and explore some cummon Irish customs and traditions associated with March 17. After carefully reading eachtext, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises, definitions match, crosswords and word search exercises. These worksheet can also be used for related vocabulary building purposes. Eachhandout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
A Lent Story and Workbook

A Lent Story and Workbook

A PDF file of 20 pages for KS1 and KS2 looking at the celebration of Lent. The children will read about the reasons for fasting, the importance of the number 40, reflection and self-discipline, Jesus' suffering and pain, the origins of Mothering Sunday, Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday and the use of the colour purple in churches. Having read the various fact sheets, they will then complete worksheets on what they have learned, poetry and story writing, writings about their mothers, words they have learned and their meanings, a few drawing activities and facts about my favourite pancake. A great resource as a lead up to Easter. I have also included a Powerpoint presentation in the price which teachers may wish to use in class or as an assembly.
teachercellar
Chinese New Year 2018

Chinese New Year 2018

.1. PowerPoint presentation/quiz that includes: Learning outcomes: Read, state and answer questions on: • Where China is • When is Chinese New Year? • What is it? • Why is it celebrated? • Where is it celebrated? • How is it celebrated? • Know the year of…? • Make Chinese New Year crafts Tasks: • Fact or opinion activity task sheets • Written work task sheet. 2. PowerPoint presentation on the Chinese Zodiac, including information about each of the 12 zodiac years: animals; lucky numbers; lucky colours and lucky flowers.
CollEd
Valentine's Day Poems

Valentine's Day Poems

A set of 3 poems on the topic of Valentine's Day. They are suitable for children from 4-8 with the focus mainly on building vocabulary. The story of St Valentine is a little summary of the story of St Valentine's life, Valentine's Day covers lots of the vocabulary for the topic and Valentine's Card is a humorous poem about hoping to get a Valentine card. They are geared toward EAL and very young learners.
eslaloud
Where Do Easter Eggs Come From -  Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

Where Do Easter Eggs Come From - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for upper elementary to higher intermediate ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores the origins of Easter eggs from ancient Messopotamia to modern day Europe. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False and a definitions match. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
The Story of Mary Magdalene and the First Easter Egg - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The Story of Mary Magdalene and the First Easter Egg - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for upper elementary to higher intermediate ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores the Christian stories behind Mary Magdalene and the first Easter egg. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False statements and a fill-in-the-gaps exercise. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Five Strange Easter events in Switzerland - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

Five Strange Easter events in Switzerland - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for upper elementary to higher intermediate ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores some of the modern-day Easter traditions in Switzerland. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False statements and a word search exercise. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht