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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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Team Recruiting Adjectives Exercise
A small exercise based on personality adjectives and placed in the context of a human resources department in marketing company. It can be used as a reading aloud exercise and you can also use it to get them to practise examples of the adjectives by saying then kinds of projects that would be right or not, for those kinds of traits.
Level: advanced
Age: 16-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 83


 
Crime and Criminals
A small but rather complete worksheet on crime. Answer key provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 80


 
What´s my Line 2
Second set. 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 find out their job. Student may only answer "yes/no" if a beginner or "Yes, I do/am/it does etc" if a little more advanced. Set a limit of 20 questions...
Level: elementary
Age: 11-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 79


 
Traffic Light FCE Reading - Debate - Traffic Stop Role-Play
This is a complete class. It should last about and hour and a half. First, there is a reading done in the style of Part 1 of the Reading and Use of English section of the FCE exam. This is followed by a debate relating to the reading. There is then a dice game relating to traffic stops by police. There then follows a short role-play. An answer shee...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 79


 
Traffic Accidents Reporting Role-Play Cards
Divide students into pairs. Cut out cards and get one of each pair to phone and describe the traffic accident. The other student should use the Traffic Accident Report card to get as much detail as possible from their partner.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 78


 
Horror Story
This is an old story that has been told time and time again which I have turned into a "guess-what-happened-next" activity. Read the instructions and off you go. This could also be used as a means to practicing connectors. Perhaps not a good idea for the younger classes!
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 77


 
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: 77


 
Saying Sorry and Responding (and famous quotes quiz)
First of all there is a little worksheet to look at vocabulary connected to apologising. There´s also a collocations part and mini role-play. After that there is a famous person quotes game that could be done as a quiz (teams or pairs) or just a drill for modal verbs. Answers included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 77


 
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: 77


 
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: 76

 

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