Thoughts from a Cat

Thoughts from a Cat

I love to write poetry in a different perspective and one of these is to write a poem as seen by animals. This poem is great for creative writing projects to show how creative you can be with poetry.
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A poem from an animals point of view.

A poem from an animals point of view.

I love to write poetry in a different perspective and one of these is to write a poem as seen by animals. This poem is great for creative writing projects to show how creative you can be with poetry.
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Sixty-Six Little Lessons - PDF and PPT

Sixty-Six Little Lessons - PDF and PPT

‘Sixty-Six Little Lessons’ is a resource pack for EFL teachers of individual and small-group classes. This deluxe pack includes both the pdf and the ppt PowerPoint slides for the complete set of lessons. Each lesson opens with a large picture accompanied by four prompts, perfect for students of English at level B1 to explore with their teacher. The next page offers a series of discussion questions, a speaking exercise, and a homework prompt, all of which is supported by some suggested language that can be integrated into the lesson. Everything here is suitable for B2 to C2 level students of English, and with minor modifications can also be used with B1 level students. All of the photographs are copyright the author, which means by buying the book you have permission to make copies of every page without worrying about photocopy limits or royalties.
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Joy and Heron

Joy and Heron

Topic- Compassion, Kindness Aim- To practise listening, speaking and writing skills; Level- A1 /A2 Age group- young learners/teenagers Time- 60 min
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ESL SPEAKING LESSON ANIMALS

ESL SPEAKING LESSON ANIMALS

ESL speaking lessons are topic based lessons. Each lesson comes with a wide range of activities to ensure sound development of fluency and accuracy of students. Instructions are clear and easy to follow. Activities are easy to implement. They don’t require any extra preparation, just print and go to teach. ESL Speaking Lessons aim to meet CEFR B1/B2 level speaking goals. Therefore, lessons go well with students at these levels. This particular lesson includes following activities: -discussion questions -discussion topics -trivia quiz on animals -similes for animals -vocabulary
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ANIMALS

ANIMALS

A SET OF ANIMAL FLASHCARDS WHICH CAN BE USED FOR TEACHING NEW WORDS, PLAYING GAMES LIKE MEMORY GAME, HAPPY FAMILIES, SNAP, ETC.
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Cities & Countryside - Conversation Flashcards

Cities & Countryside - Conversation Flashcards

Thematic discussion questions designed to encourage fluency & confidence in English Ideal to use as an engaging warmer or as a dynamic speaking activity to finish a class. Aimed at adults and teenagers. 1. Print & cut 1 set (double-sided) of flashcards for each pair of students. **2.**Students draw a question card and ask their partner. Encourage students to: • Extend their answers • Elicit more information • Agree / disagree with their partners • Justify their arguments 3. Change pairs 4. Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them.
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Animals & Nature - Conversation Flashcards

Animals & Nature - Conversation Flashcards

Thematic discussion questions designed to encourage fluency & confidence in English Ideal to use as an engaging warmer or as a dynamic speaking activity to finish a class. Aimed at adults and teenagers. 1. Print & cut 1 set (double-sided) of flashcards for each pair of students. **2.**Students draw a question card and ask their partner. Encourage students to: • Extend their answers • Elicit more information • Agree / disagree with their partners • Justify their arguments 3. Change pairs 4. Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them.
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ESL Conversation Activitiy Bundle 3

ESL Conversation Activitiy Bundle 3

18 x ESL Conversation Activity Worksheets No prep pair-work speaking activities. Topics: 1) Music 2) Nations 3) Neighbours 4) Nature 5) Numbers 6) Personality 7) Politics 8) Religion 9) Routines 10) Science 11) Shopping 12) Sport 13) Technology 14) Television 15) Transport 16) Travel 17) Weather 18) Work Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using English Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Firstly, Secondly, Finally However, On the other hand , Whereas Furthermore, In addition, Moreover Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS
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ESL Conversation Activitiy Bundle 1

ESL Conversation Activitiy Bundle 1

16 x ESL Conversation Activity Worksheets No prep pair-work speaking activities. Topics: 1) Advertising 2) Animals 3) Art 4) Buildings 5) Business 6) Celebrations 7) Childhood 8) Cities 9) Colour 10) Countryside 11) Crime 12) Education 13) Entertainment 14) Environment 15) Fame 16) Family Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using English Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Firstly, Secondly, Finally However, On the other hand , Whereas Furthermore, In addition, Moreover Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS
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Nature - ESL Conversation Activity

Nature - ESL Conversation Activity

No prep pair-work speaking activity. Topic of conversation: NATURE Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using English Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Firstly, Secondly, Finally However, On the other hand , Whereas Furthermore, In addition, Moreover Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS
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Countryside - ESL Conversation Activity

Countryside - ESL Conversation Activity

No prep pair-work speaking activity. Topic of conversation: COUNTRYSIDE Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using English Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Firstly, Secondly, Finally However, On the other hand , Whereas Furthermore, In addition, Moreover Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS
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Animals - ESL Conversation Activity

Animals - ESL Conversation Activity

No prep pair-work speaking activity. Topic of conversation: ANIMALS Part 1: Photo description & comparison Encourages use of linking terms, connectors and cohesive devices Vocabulary acquisition Part 2: Discussion questions Debates Agree / disagree Advantages / disadvantages Encourages fluency and confidence using English Can be used for a 1-1 speaking class or pair-work activity in a large class Instructions for PART 1: 1) Working with a partner with the same photo (student As with As, Bs with Bs), students attempt to identify the vocabulary in their photo. (alternatively, for low-level students, the teacher can provide students with a vocabulary list and the students label the photo). 2) Change pairs to AB. 3) Student A describes photo while student B listens attentively. 4) Student B describes photo while student A listens attentively. 5) Still without looking at each other’s photos, students attempt to identify 3 differences between their photos. Students may now look at each other’s photos and describe 2-3 differences each. Encourage use of CONNECTORS: Firstly, Secondly, Finally However, On the other hand , Whereas Furthermore, In addition, Moreover Instructions for PART 2 1) Students ask each other the discussion questions. Encourage students to: Extend their answers Elicit more information Agree / disagree with their partners Justify their arguments 2) Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them. Encourage students to use the questions to guide their memory. GAMIFICATION ALTERNATIVES PROVIDED WITH THE INSTRUCTIONS
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My Family and Other Animals - Travel Autobiographies - Reading and Writing

My Family and Other Animals - Travel Autobiographies - Reading and Writing

A really fun and exciting complete scheme of work with at least 10 double lessons’ worth of activities. Each colourful and user-friendly PPT is complete and ready to go with almost no prep time. You’ll find differentiated objectives, starters, development activities, guided reading and comprehension tasks, guided writing including building vocabulary, varying sentence openers and writing humorous anecdotes, self-assessment, marking criteria and detailed plenaries. I have taught this to two mixed ability KS3 classes with great success in terms of their progress. I also watched the BBC version with students after reading the selected parts of each chapter. The novel itself is freely available online.
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The Relationship of Canine and Man throughout History - A Dog's Life/Journey

The Relationship of Canine and Man throughout History - A Dog's Life/Journey

Please find in this resource a complete unit of 10 lessons that could span a whole term. There are a range of PowerPoint presentations that are to be used in conjunction with worksheets and assessments. There are a range of activities to support different styles of learning and a full unit description as well outlining how each lesson should be presented. Most lessons also include WALT and WILF to assist with Assessment for Learning strategies. This unit could be used across a range of KLA’s including LOTE, English, Animal Studies, Science and others. It is a good accompaniment to the book ‘A Dog’s Life’ and also the film ‘A Dog’s Journey’.
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Animals in English Detectives Speaking activity

Animals in English Detectives Speaking activity

This is an all-class activity. 5 students go to the front of class. There are 5 different pages hanging on the board. Each page has a name and 4 pictures of sports. This activity uses a total of 10 different animals. Students at seats take turns asking questions with yes/no answers to deduce which student has which name.
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Animals in English I have Who has

Animals in English I have Who has

Whole class speaking activity. Each card has a statement with Ihave and a question with Who has. Students listen to questions to know when to answer. Includes 36 separate cards. Uses vocabulary for 35 animals. 2nd version included for free with 27 cards for smaller classes.
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Guess what I am? With Animals

Guess what I am? With Animals

A guessing game that makes your students listen and answer. Every student gets a turn to speak. Divide your class in two and have them compete against each other. Which group can finish first? Each question must be answered before the next can be asked. Students get very excited. If you liked the game, you can download 2 more parts :Guess what I am? With Food, Guess what I am? With objects. Thanks for downloading. I hope my product will be useful to you. Please write a review, and follow me- this is very important to me. Thank you! Have a nice day!
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Animal Body Parts - A Printable Worksheet

Animal Body Parts - A Printable Worksheet

Vocabulary Follows : Whisker – Beak – Antler – Horn – Tusk – Paw – Shell – Tail – Hoof – Neck – Claw – Spot – Stripe – Sharp Teeth – Wing – Hump – Mane – Trunk – Fin – Feather – Scale
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Animals - A Printable Worksheet

Animals - A Printable Worksheet

Vocabulary Follows : DUCK - ELEPHANT - CROCODILE - SHEEP - FROG - DOG - GOAT - FISH - OCTOPUS - GIRAFFE - CAT - BIRD - TURTLE - RABBIT - SHARK - PENGUIN - CAMEL - WHALE - BAT - GOOSE - CRAB - DOLPHIN - CHICKEN - HORSE - DONKEY - BEAR - SQUIRREL - SEAL - PARROT - LION - TIGER - HIPPO - BUTTERFLY - BEE - EAGLE - COW - RHINO - WOLF - PANDA - ZEBRA - DEER - BULL - ANT - MONKEY - FOX - MOUSE - OWL - SNAKE - SWAN - KANGAROO
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Animals

Animals

There is a pack of swf activities about animals. ( listening, reading and creative activities) Enjoy these games with your pupils.
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Animals in English Concentration games

Animals in English Concentration games

Print on cardstock and cut into cards. Make 1 set for every 3-4 students. Can be used to play Concentration, Slap, Old Maid, Go Fish, Match Game. Includes 70 picture / word pairs covering farm animals, pets, zoo animals, ocean animals, forest animals, bugs. Choose which cards you want to use for each unit.
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Animals in English word search

Animals in English word search

Word search has more than 60 animals in English hidden. Word list is included for teacher reference, but is not on the student sheets in order to make it more challenging. 5 versions included.
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ANIMAL RESOURCE BANK

ANIMAL RESOURCE BANK

This is a resource bank for BUSY TEACHERS. It contains a wide variety of activities, vocabulary, grammar, game rules, writing tasks, conversation tasks etc. A BOARDGAME AND A VOCABULARY POSTER INCLUDED.
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Lantern Quiz - PowerPoint Template

Lantern Quiz - PowerPoint Template

This is a PowerPoint Quiz template. All you need to do is type the question and answers. When you play, the students lose a lantern with every wrong answer. The goal is to keep as many lanterns as possible. Slide with instructions is included. You can add as many other slides as you need. Just duplicate the existing ones and reorder the answers.
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Y2 Science: Farming Bundle

Y2 Science: Farming Bundle

A collection of year 2 science resources which can be used as part of a topic about farms and farming. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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Y2 Science: Animals and Hatching Bundle

Y2 Science: Animals and Hatching Bundle

A collection of year 2 science resources on the topic of animals (including humans) and the process of development. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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Yr1 Science: Pets Bundle (Animals including Humans)

Yr1 Science: Pets Bundle (Animals including Humans)

A collection of resources that can be used with Year 1 Science students on the topic of pets. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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Y1 Science: Animals (including Ourselves) Bundle

Y1 Science: Animals (including Ourselves) Bundle

A collection of Year 1 science resources that could be used as part of a topic on animals (including humans). Senses, how our bodies change, and parts of the body. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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KS1 Rivers and Canals Bundle

KS1 Rivers and Canals Bundle

A collection of KS1 resources on the topic of rivers and canals. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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KS1 Ice Explorers Bundles

KS1 Ice Explorers Bundles

A collection of resources which could be used as part of a KS1 topic about ice explorers. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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KS1 Reptiles Bundle

KS1 Reptiles Bundle

A collection of KS1 resources on the theme of reptiles. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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KS1 Fish Bundle

KS1 Fish Bundle

A collection of fish resources for KS1 that can be used as part of the topic. Includes elements such as life cycle, habitats, under the sea, and movements. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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KS1 Birds Bundle

KS1 Birds Bundle

A collection of bird themed resources suitable for KS1. Includes colours, movements, nesting, habitats. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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KS1 Mammals Bundle

KS1 Mammals Bundle

A collection of KS1 resources on the topic of mammals. The collection includes pets, animals from far away places, life cycles, and habitats. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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Animals Bundle

Animals Bundle

A collection of animal themed resources. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
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Art of Conversation ESL Presentation & Lesson Plan

Art of Conversation ESL Presentation & Lesson Plan

During many ESL classes, students are asked to discuss a set of questions with a partner. All too often this becomes more like an interview, students do not wait for responses before asking the next question. This class attempts to right that wrong and introduce ESL students becoming more conversational when they are talking to people.
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