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The Eggheads Christmas Quiz 2017 - 100 Crackin' Questions Interactive PowerPoint Quiz

The Eggheads Christmas Quiz 2017 - 100 Crackin' Questions Interactive PowerPoint Quiz

This resource is a highly visual, fully editable and interactive, 100 question PowerPoint Christmas quiz. It is an ideal resource for an assembly, a lesson or with a tutor group. The quiz contains 100 questions, most contain multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. It is divided into six sections - Christmas Themed General Knowledge - Christmas Literature - Christmas TV and Movies - Christmas Music and Songs - Christmas Around The World - Christmas Picture Round The quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the question mark image on each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. A question and answer sheet are provided to allow individuals / teams to record their answers. Sample questions: (Most questions contain 3 multiple choice answers.) 1. In which country does Santa have his own personal postcode - HOH OHO? 2. Who banned Christmas in England between 1647 and 1660? 3. What happened at Christmas in England for the last time in 1960? 4. Which two states in the United States of America have towns called Christmas? 5. What is ‘pfefferkuchenhaus’? 6. If you were given ‘frumenty’ at Christmas (in medieval times), what would you do with it? 7. Which book begins with “Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without any presents”? 8. What did Dumbledore swap his pointed wizard’s hat for at Christmas dinner in ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone’? 9. What is the name of the reindeer belonging to Kristoff in the Disney film Frozen? 10. In the 2017 movie ‘The Man Who Invented Christmas’ who is the main character? Also suitable for SEN students due to the highly visual nature of resource and multiple choice format. For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and Educate Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide To be kept informed of new resources click here and follow!
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Gift of Reading Christmas Assembly, Fundraising Kit and Competition

Gift of Reading Christmas Assembly, Fundraising Kit and Competition

United World Schools is a UK registered charity dedicated to improving education for some of the world's poorest children. We've created an informative assembly about our schools in Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal that could help your school kickstart a fundraising campaign to share the Gift of Reading. The resource includes an Assembly PowerPoint Presentation, Teachers' Notes and a Student Fundraising Kit. Plus, there's information for participating schools on how to enter our Storybook Competition and some engaging classroom ideas to get students started.
anna207
Black Friday

Black Friday

READING COMPREHENSION ABOUT BLACK FRIDAY WITH KEY Black Friday shopping crosswords
Olynj
Black Friday

Black Friday

READING COMPREHENSION ABOUT BLACK FRIDAY WITH KEY Black Friday shopping crosswords
Olynj
The Treaty of Waitangi – Thought Bubbles

The Treaty of Waitangi – Thought Bubbles

Templates for your students to record possible thoughts that these people may have been thinking regarding the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. Key Competency – Thinking from another person’s perspective. Two Formats: ♦ Circles ♦ Ovals Pictures: ♦ 5 men ♦ 5 women All of the pictures are of Māori people (traditional and colonial dress). The words are written in Māori language - Te Tiriti o Waitangi. These look great coloured, cut out and displayed on the wall. The circles are approximately 18 cm in diameter when cut and the ovals are the size of an A4 page. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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African American American History & Culture - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Texts

African American American History & Culture - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Texts

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts focus on different aspects of Aferican American culture and events in African American history such as the abolitionist and post-abolitionist movement. The bundle also includes the bios of major African American visionaries and leaders. 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 IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
Shakespeare - Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare - Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet This worksheet tells the story of Romeo and Juliet in the present simple. There are two reading comprehension exercises and two grammar exercises.
Olynj
Why Facebook is the Future - Reading/Listening Comprehension

Why Facebook is the Future - Reading/Listening Comprehension

An authentic reading material based on an article taken from "Time." The article is about the history of the most popular social network - Facebook. You can make it both reading and listening (if you read it out to your students, or record yourself, which I did - that was fun experience). The comprehension part contains multiple-choice, T/F questions, open-ended questions and vocabulary part.
Olynj