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By the canal - present continuous tense.
Two pages, with key. Match up the sentences/gap fill/true or false/questions.Thanks to Ravensburger for permission to use the picture. I had to reduce its quality to upload. The link is too long to include,just put ´Ravensburger canal´ on google images and there it is.I hope you find this useful!
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 254


 
For and against school uniform.
I did this because we are changing our uniform at school. I don´t think school uniform is the norm in other countries, but it might be useful to some of you.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 252


 
How to describe a photo
A guide/exercise on describing a photo. Please note I have used this format with other pictures. Here, the picture and content are different.,
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 252


 
What are the people doing?
Two pages and two pictures. This first one, which I love, is by Laurie A. Conley. A variety of exercises for teaching the present continuous. Hope you will find it useful!
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 228


 
Who is who in the queue?
Match the descriptions to the people, then answer the questions. Finally, describe some poeple.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 224


 
What are they doing?
This is a basic ws on the present continuous tense, based on the picture. I´m going to use this as a test for my beginners group.
Level: elementary
Age: 9-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 211


 
What are they doing?
A True or False exercise, then on the second sheet, put the verb stem into the present continuous tense and match the sentence to the person who says it.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 211


 
´True or false´ activities with two great pictures
Two great pictures (I have permission to use them and have used them before). You can play ´Splat!´ with them, or ask the students to describe what the people are doing, or what they did.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 200


 
Past simple tense practice
All the verbs used are in the blue column; some are used more than once. The focus is on the irregular forms.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 197


 
Christmas Day
Christmas is getting nearer by the day! Two pages - the main focus here is the present continuous tense, but there is also a prepositions exercise and some extension questions. A big thank you to the artist, Trevor Mitchell, for letting me use his lovely, nostalgic picture ´Home for Christmas´.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 195

 


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


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


Titanic:past continuous tense
It´s the centenary of the sinking of Titanic, so I´ve done a project. I used this ppt to reinforce the past continuous. I include a few facts and have blanked out the connectives.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 41


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


Maxims and sayings
Each slide has quotes about a topic e.g. success/love. The ss discuss them in pairs - instructions on first slide. They can then write their own maxims and make posters.

Level: advanced
Age: 12-100
Downloads: 39


The UK general election May 2015
Some basic details about the main candidates and their parties. The info comes up, then the names, so that your students have a chance to see if they can name any. Some tasks are included, including a true or false activity.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Downloads: 34


From potatoes to potato crisps
I did this as a project in a Business Studies/Product Design class. The students enjoyed learning all about crisps and designing their own packets. This ppt was previously reported for watermarked images - I have removed them.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 32


King Salvo and the Wise Witch
A 32 slide ppt with a short story and activities. The wise witch has put a spell on Salvo, but will it help him to be a better king? I have also uploaded a ws with the same name.

Level: intermediate
Age: 6-11
Downloads: 26


Tips on scaffolding and supporting EAL learners
I have uploaded two of these mats in word - here they are updated. There is also a sentence generator and a grid for learning new words. I have seen these two in other formats(I´m not claiming originality) but I hope my versions will be useful.

Level: intermediate
Age: 5-100
Downloads: 24


The Ghost at the Crossroads
A series of activities with a short story. This story is not mine; it is an urban legend which I found on the internet.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-15
Downloads: 24

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