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Getting to know you
Comprehensive worksheet to get to know your new students. The students have to fill it in. They have useful vocabulary on each side to help them. Thanks to Zalida (I think) for the template !
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 89


 
Reading Comprehension on Child Labour
Reading comprehension about Child Labour. I gave this as a test so you have the answers and the points for each questions at the end
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 76


 
Boardgame on Advertising
This is a boardgame I intend to use as a warm-up activity to introduce a unit on advertising. It also enables you to introduce useful vocabulary to talk about advertising : commercials, brands, word-of-mouth, influence ... Thanks to Skittles for the template
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 59


 
Supersize Me Worksheet
Comprehensive study of 6 extracts taken from the movie Supersize Me. The answers are included.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 54


 
The dangers of PGD (when used for trait or gender selection)
I tried to create a written comprehension to fit the new French "bac" exam. The worksheet includes 2 articles on PGD and its dangers,comprehension questions on each article, a question on both articles and the answers. You can also choose to use the articles separately ! Hope this is useful.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 45


 
The Power of Tabloids
I give this written comprehension as a test after working on The Press, but you can use it as an introduction to the topic.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 44


 
I Love New York - Written Comprehension
This is a written comprehension about NYC in which New Yorkers give a negative opinion of their city ( especially on the subway and the taxis ). It included questions and answers. You can include it in a lesson plan on NYC or use it as a test.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 42


 
China : Child Labor Ring Exposed - Written comprehension
This is a worksheet Iīm going to use as a written comprehension test on child labor but you can use it in a lesson on that topic. It includes the article, exercises and answers.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 41


 
Written comprehension on K. Stockettīs best seller THE HELP
This is a written comprehension on an extract from The Help.Itīs a very interesting extract dealing with segregation in the South of the USA in the 1960s. I use it as a test but it can be used in a lesson about segregation. Answers are included.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 41


 
NYC Marathon Reading Activities
Reading activities on the NYC marathon so that the students will learn more about it before studying other articles about this yearīs marathon. It includes a text with general information, a link to a blank map I drew where the students have to draw the course of the marathon (it was too heavy so I put the link where you can download it), the keys ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 29

 

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Fill in the blanks with adjectives and adverbs from President Obamaīs Speech
This is a vocabulary exercise to review some of the adjectives and adverbs studied in President Obamaīs Speech ( whose transcript you can find on the web )

Level: advanced
Age: 14-100


Mr Men ! Reviewing adjectives about qualities and faults
You probably know the books and cartoons "Mr Men". You can ask your students to do the exercise after looking at their website ( or without if they have a good level )

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100