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The Dark Origins Of Valentine's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The Dark Origins Of Valentine's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for intermediate to advanced ESL learners or native English speakers. Students are introduced to the history behind Saint Valentine's day from the ancient Roman rituals of Lupercalia to modern day St Valentine's traditions. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False and a word search exercise. The vocabulary used in the text can also be used for IGSCE or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan

A reading passage about the most populous Central Asia country followed by comprehension questions, vocabulary exercises, speaking and writing tasks. Can be used in ESL classes, mainly among intermediate learners.
Wiiner
New Year ESOL/EFL/ESL/Literacy Lesson including comprehension, presentation and activities

New Year ESOL/EFL/ESL/Literacy Lesson including comprehension, presentation and activities

Ring in the New Year with this topical lesson including all you need to fill at least 2 hours worth of lessons on the New Year with entry level ESOL or literacy learners. Lesson includes: PowerPoint presentation with starter activity and objectives, clearly sets out lesson resources and enables feedback Comprehension text, vocabulary activity, questions and wordsearch Questionnaire Perfect for the first few days back, no prep needed, ready to go!
islaflood
Christmas worksheet bundle: the history of the Christmas tree, Christmas stories stories, Christmas creep and consumerism

Christmas worksheet bundle: the history of the Christmas tree, Christmas stories stories, Christmas creep and consumerism

This diverse collection of Christmas-themed reading comprehension worksheets are ideal for advanced native learners and EFL/ESL students. The advanced vocabulary and structures used also render them as appropriate for IGCSE / TOEFL/ IELTS exams material. All of the resources are complete with reading comprehension questions and vocabulary exercises to solidify the acquisition of new lexicon. The resources can be used as part of a holistic approach towards Christmas teaching that will keep the interest high. The worksheets can be completed in-class or they can be assigned as homework.
kntonia
New Year Worksheet - Acrostic Poem

New Year Worksheet - Acrostic Poem

Your acrostic poem should be about New Year and each line should begin with the letter on that line. You can start each line with a word or a phrase. This worksheet was created by www.primaryleap.co.uk
PrimaryLeap
The history of the Christmas tree - Reading Comprehension/ Vocabulary Worksheet

The history of the Christmas tree - Reading Comprehension/ Vocabulary Worksheet

This worksheet is suitable for high-level advanced ESL / EFL learners and native students. Its advanced vocabulary also renders it ideal for IGCSE, IELTS, TOEFL teaching. It studies the history of the Christmas tree and it evaluates understanding with a set of reading comprehension exercises (Questions, T/F). It is complete with vocabulary exercises which contribute to solidifying newly acquired vocabulary (gap filling, definition matching). It can be handed out as an in-class activity or it can be assigned as homework.
kntonia
Christmas Cards

Christmas Cards

Printable cards they can be made to give to family members :)or to each other. Students fold the card in half, color and decorate it, and write a message. An easy and interesting way to get students to write. Hope you like it!
Olynj
The Christmas Market Descriptive Writing

The Christmas Market Descriptive Writing

Visually attractive Christmas descriptive writing lesson complete with all resources needed for a fun engaging lesson. Power point includes: * Attractive title page. * Lesson starter – key Christmas market key words word search * Complete lesson objectives and outcomes (WALT and WILF) - with the focus on higher attaining students to use descriptive language for effect and figurative language techniques. * A quick warm-up exercise where students finish off Christmas sentence in descriptive language (see image on the Power Point to support ideas.) * A recap of five language technique prompt. * Short writing activity prompt asking students to describe a vibrant Christmas market. * A review page encouraging some students to read out their written descriptions. * Fantastic “The Christmas Market Bingo” plenary activity with teacher’s caller's card and 30 unique bingo cards (with instructions on how to best play the game included.) * All resources included at the end of the Power Point. If you enjoyed this resource, you will enjoy The Christmas Murder Mystery: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/a-christmas-murder-mystery-full-lesson-11179016 (Royalty-free images from Wiki, bingo cards created from myfreebingocards.com.)
EngageinEnglish
Santa Claus is coming to town. song, comprehension

Santa Claus is coming to town. song, comprehension

Listen to the song, read the lyrics and answer questions about the song.(Santa Claus is coming to town) Draw pictures to illustrate some words from the song and test your spelling skills. Lyrics included. Christmas lesson for ESL, EAL students or primary years.
kuknunn