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cunliffe

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Making worksheets is my hobby, so I hope they are useful. I love Anne Boleyn, cats, eslprintables, curry, Prosecco, travelling. Watch out for me, I might pop up in a place near you...

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Joke match-up exercise
Just a bit of fun! The students have to match up the opening part and the punch line of the jokes. These are ´groan´ jokes, a bit corny! I include a key and explanations.
Level: advanced
Age: 11-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 43


 
A poem for Easter
A poem about Easter, with language exercises. I found the poem on the internet, but could not trace the author.
Level: advanced
Age: 10-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 43


 
A short play/skit:
This is a very short ´play´ for teenage beginners. If you have a more advanced student, they could read the part of the teacher. It´s based on getting answers mixed up so that they are funny. You could get your class to use this as a basis and come up with something similar. About 16 parts, but this could be changed.
Level: elementary
Age: 10-14
Type: reading
Downloads: 43


 
Kara the school monitor
A passage about a dispute, with children paying ´tit for tat´. Kara is a good monitor, but she has a lot to put up with.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 42


 
Elena and the Lost Ring
A passage to practise past simple and pluperfect tenses. True or false, comprehension questions, various tasks and I have also included the passage as a cloze exercise. Could link in with a topic on moral dilemmas.
Level: advanced
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 42


 
Practice wth articles
Member Lesley Misano wrote this for me and I used it as part of a teacher training session. I hope it will be useful for some of you. Since I went all the way to Lesley´s house in Italy to ask permission to upload thiseven though it´s not my work, it should get past the moderators;-)
Level: advanced
Age: 10-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 42


 
How to make the lesson objective exciting
At our school, we are having a review of how to present the lesson objective (which we call ´the learn´) in English lessons. (Awful! It´s not a noun!) Anyway,I presented these ideas - 15 ways of making it an interactive exercise. If the students are involved in setting the objective - they are more aware of what the lesson will be about. I hope som...
Level: intermediate
Age: 7-16
Type: grammar-guide
Downloads: 41


 
Scary picture!
They do the straightforward True or false activity, then.... either get them to use the prompt box and write sentences themselves, or, using the exercise on page 2, provide ´there is´ or ´there are´. This picture was printed in a national newspaper, with no copyright mark, so it should be OK for us to use in an educational sense.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 41


 
Bernard goes fishing.
Bernard is a lovable cartoon character who gets into all sorts of scrapes - a sort of ursine Mr Bean! He doesn´t speak,so is great for teaching English. My ws is based on the episode ´Bernard goes fishing.´ I find the humour appeals to children and adults. Present tense focus.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 40


 
The history of Botany Bay
Some basic info about the prisoners sent to Botany Bay in the 1700s. Gap fill, match-up, questions and picture description.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 40

 

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