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Why are there 60 minutes in an hour? Reading paper

Why are there 60 minutes in an hour? Reading paper

An English lesson for E.A.L (English as an Additional Language) and SEN students which will activate speaking and listening skills as well as give the chance to develop reading and writing skills. This interesting and fun lesson has been used extensively.
ahamid
Festivals and Special Holidays Around The World - Reading Comprehension Super Bundle!

Festivals and Special Holidays Around The World - Reading Comprehension Super Bundle!

This bundle includes four different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts describe different "Special Holidays" and Festivals from around the world. The texts are non fictional and incorporate accurate historical and cultural information. After carefully reading each story / text, 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 IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
The History of Vampires - Halloween Reading Comprehension Worksheet

The History of Vampires - Halloween Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the Greek legend behind the creation of the first vampire After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions and True or False exercises. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework on or near Halloween.
MariaPht
Special Days - This Day In History - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - BUNDLE!

Special Days - This Day In History - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - BUNDLE!

This bundle includes four different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts describe different "Special Days" like Mother's Day and Freedom of Information Day giving a historical background to how this day came to be celebrated! After carefully reading each story / text, 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 IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
"A History Of..." - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

"A History Of..." - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

This bundle includes four different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts through time / history... After carefully reading each story / text, 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 IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
Christmas Reading Comprehension Worksheets - ESL Intermediate to Advanced

Christmas Reading Comprehension Worksheets - ESL Intermediate to Advanced

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The bundle comprises of different fictional Christmas stories and informational texts. 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 vocabulary building purposes. The handouts can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
The Nightmare Before Christmas - Reading Comprehension

The Nightmare Before Christmas - Reading Comprehension

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text narrates the story based on the animated movie "The Nightmare Before Christmas". After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including 10 comprehension questions, 12 True or False exercises, a gap filling exercise and a fan maze. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework during or near Halloween or Christmas.
MariaPht
Building Bridges educational  resource pack

Building Bridges educational resource pack

This Educational resource pack is filled with photographic archives and model comprehensive questions. The materials could be used in many ways and across a wide age range, which makes it suitable for different key stage and curriculum requirements. The images are very visual, which could be used to explore ideas for other projects and future work. Our work is firmly rooted in the tradition of oral storytelling, helping to bring to the forefront unheard stories of our past, and to build a bridge to a better future for our young people. In July 2008, Full Spectrum Productions held three oral history workshops in London for the ‘Building Bridges’ project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. This involved interviews and discussions with elders from the host community about their experiences in seeing large groups of Caribbean people arriving in Britain after the Second World War - 1948 to 1962 - known as "The Windrush".
tuareg
Building Bridges- A case study

Building Bridges- A case study

Oal history workshop with elders and school children- Years 11,12,13. Much has been well documented about the expectations, goals and experiences of the arrival of Caribbean people in Britain during the 1940s/1960s. Building Bridges is about the host community's perspective of seeing large groups of Caribbean people arriving in Britain after the Second World War - 1948-1962 -
tuareg
Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival

This is an essay written by me describing the origins of the harvest festival.+ Harvest Festival songs Thank you for taking the time to download! If you like what see, be sure to come back and rate my product.
Olynj
Christmas Craft Activities and ESL Worksheets for Kids

Christmas Craft Activities and ESL Worksheets for Kids

Christmas is coming and you need some party games, craft activities or ESL worksheets for your little ones? This BUMPER Christmas pack is all you need for a festive ESL experience for your children. Comes with loads of printable Christmas worksheets, Christmas party games for kids and things you can make - and how - in this super pack for teachers.
stuartallen77
EAL / ESL / ELL Workbook for Initial Learners - Facts about My Home Country and Me

EAL / ESL / ELL Workbook for Initial Learners - Facts about My Home Country and Me

This workbook provides a useful activity for new arrivals. By using this workbook, new arrivals can show some of their knowledge about their home countries. Teachers also gain some information about level of English acquisition, interests, likes and different cultures of the new students. The following information is requested:- country name, flag, capital city, population, climate, where he/she lived and now lives, map of the country, school attended, then and now, favourite school subjects, sports and hobbies, celebrations, famous people, famous sports people, favourite drinks, favourite food, favourite film, favourite book, favourite music Research on the internet for images to be included in the workbook is suggested. If vocabulary is unknown and students are literate in their home languages, a home language/English dictionary could be used to aid comprehension. Some graphics have been included to support the meanings of unknown vocabulary. Colour has not been used, so that printing cost is kept to a minimum. In addition to writing answers to questions, students could colour and decorate the workbook as an additional activity. When the student has completed the workbook, it could be used as a resource for peers, so that they can learn a few facts about the country and the student’s interests. This would also encourage interaction with other students who could ask the new student questions. This would give the new student some status and help the new student to feel welcome and valued.
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