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spinney
Dale
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I´m a Brit living in Spain teaching English because that´s all I could find over here. I like it though.

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Crime and Criminals
A small but rather complete worksheet on crime. Answer key provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 76


 
Marriage Idioms
An exercise on idioms about marriage. B1 to B2 level. It starts with a standard gap-fill exercise where students try and guess the words that go in the gaps (get them to give you an example using the idiom). After that, there is a short quiz on the origins of the expressions. An answer key is provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 76


 
Roger the Lodger: Housing Role-Play Game
Cut out the cards and divide them into “accommodation cards” and “tenant” cards. On a board make a mind map of the kinds of questions tenants and landlords would ask each other. Give a tenant card to each student – if your class is big divide into smaller groups and give the same set of cards to each group. One student from the group picks...
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 75


 
How Well do you Know the USA?
A small vocabulary exercise about the USA, its states and some of its cities. Let´s hope I haven´t made any awful mistakes.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 75


 
Famous People 20 Question Game
You may need to change one or two of the famous people, depending on where you teach. This is pretty much OK for Spanish students. Print out and laminate. Cut up into cards. Give out one at a time to students (big classes can do the exercise in groups). The rest of the class take it in turns to ask questions of the student with the card to fin...
Level: elementary
Age: 12-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 74


 
Idioms Quiz: Part 2
Print, laminate and cut out the cards. Organise the class into two teams. Take one card at a time and read out the first question (or give to the students to read). Teams must choose A, B, or C, as the answer. One point is given for a correct answer. The origin of the idiom is then read out with an additional point given for a correct answer.
Level: advanced
Age: 16-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 72


 
Should and shouldn´t do 1
A small grammar guide with 12 fill-in-the-gaps exercises thrown in.
Level: elementary
Age: 10-17
Type: grammar-guide
Downloads: 71


 
Problem page debate
First, teach them fixed expressions for agreement and disagreement. Tell the students that they are the editing team for a large newspaper and that they need to make a decision about each problem page letter before the "Agony Aunt" writes it. Assign a charachter card to each student and tell them to debate according to their charachter´s conscience...
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 71


 
Phrasal Verbs with up Complete Activity
A very complete phrasal verb exercise with bingo, a role-play, a story, answer key and a partridge in a pair tree. It´s an updated version of my Prhasal Verbs with up exercise which I deleted. This one has been used many times is 100 guarenteed to work.
Level: advanced
Age: 18-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 70


 
Online Shopping Descriptions - mix and match
A small reading exercise somewhere between elementary and inermediate. Slightly adult themes and mention of alcohol consumption. Key provided.
Level: elementary
Age: 16-100
Type: reading
Downloads: 70

 

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