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cunliffe

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Making worksheets is my hobby, so I hope they are useful. I love researching Tudor England and I love Anne Boleyn.

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Who are you going to vote for, girls?
Read the girls´ manifestos and on page 2, meet some of the voters. complete the exercises. Both pages fully editable, just remove the lilac border.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 66


 
Jack and the Strange Horse
This is a joke which I have adapted and added questions. Also, they need to put the verbs into the past simple. (fyi past tense of stride is strode)
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 62


 
The Ghost at the Crossroads
They put the verbs into the past simple tense and complete the rest of the exercises. I have previously uploaded this material as a powerpoint.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 58


 
Save the world!
A match-up activity, then I get them to arrange the sentences into a pyramid of importance: which measures are most useful? And to discuss which ones they do. Thanks to Jecika for the template and the wss of karagozian for inspiration.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 75


 
The Will
They read the passage and put the verbs into the past simple, then complete the exercises. I took the basic plot from the internet. Full key included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 67


 
Wendy Hardy-Osborne
A reading comprehension. Wendy is actually Dr Who´s daughter;-)There are clues in the text that any of your students who watch Dr Who will pick up on: Buccaneer/Chula/Pentallion. And you didn´t study those subjects in the 19th century! The unscramble reads,´Her father is not a doctor, her father is the doctor. Which doctor? Dr Who, of course´.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 35


 
Present continuous practice
A picture with exercises to practise the present continuous tense. Hope it will be useful!
Level: elementary
Age: 8-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 114


 
The Monkey and the Dog
A fable. They read the story and answer the quesions. There is a focus on the superlative. I have included an exercise on the idiomatic English used in the passage and some exercises on the superlative.
Level: advanced
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 78


 
The cat and the orange
A reading passage with a moral. Put the verb into the past simple, do the T and F, and answer the questions.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 114


 
Animal magic!
A fabulous picture, with some basic language exercises. names of animals, there is/there are/it can. it can´t. Plus, they have to see what is strange about the picture and which animal is doing what. Key for the unscramble exercise.
Level: elementary
Age: 8-12
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 83

 


Language activities for science
70+ slides. I made this for science teachers, but a lot of these activities are for good for esl. Hope it will be useful for some of you. Friends, a lot of work went into this!

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 17


Fun language activities on the topic of animals
I prepared this as starter activities for science teachers, but I think a lot of the material is good for esl. I have sourced some of the material from the internet. Hope it will be useful for some of you.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 22


Fun activities with words
A selection of lexical activities. These make great lesson starters.

Level: elementary
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 70


How did you do this year?
It´s the end of the academic year in some parts and a chance for the students to have a bit of self reflection time. The language used is the language of assessment and although I have prepared this for native speakers, I hope it might be useful for some of you.

Level: advanced
Age: 11-15
Downloads: 24


Brexit: the issues - should Brits vote to stay in the EU, or leave it?
12 slides on Brexit = British exit from the EU. A complex issue - here are some basic considerations with some match-up exercises and visuals to promote debate.

Level: intermediate
Age: 11-100
Downloads: 57


New Year´s Resolutions
Some slides on making resolutions. Personality adjectives and ´I´m going to/I´m going to be´. The ´blackboard´ slides are based on an idea by a member here, for classroom display.

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 92


Christmas ´Guess who I am?´ or ´Guess what I am?´
The clues first, then the image flies in. This is not an original idea. Also, the last slide isn´t really about Christmas, but I couldn´t resist! ;-)

Level: elementary
Age: 7-15
Downloads: 41


Christmas Activities
There are some great cliparts on here! I have set the activities/questions to fly in. You might want to just show the images first and get the pupils to describe them. Or play ´Splat!´ Two pupils come to the board. Teacher describes an image. The pupil to touch it first is the winner.

Level: elementary
Age: 6-11
Downloads: 63


Animals Anagrams
20 slides each with an animal anagram. The template is from the tiny tefl teacher and I can thoroughly recommend her website. http://www.tinyteflteacher.co.uk/

Level: elementary
Age: 7-14
Downloads: 6


The ISIS attacks on Paris
Some slides to explain what happened, if not why. The exercises are to help the students understand and hopefully promote discussion. If there is anything inappropriate, please let me know.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-14
Downloads: 46

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