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The Unicorn Song
This is a fun song about the disappearance of unicorns. Exercises include gap-fill, error correction and sequencing. Enjoy from down-under
Level: elementary
Age: 7-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 11


 
Jake the Peg ( a touch of Australiana) by Rolf Harris
Ever thought about the problems an extra leg could cause? Here is Rolf Harris´s famous song " Jake the Peg". It includes exercises with gap-fill and error correction.There are links to the original show and to a group of Sydney schoolchildren perfoming the song. Could be a fun performance for your students. Enjoy from downunder!
Level: intermediate
Age: 7-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 12


 
Australia day Barbie culture
Fun worksheet based on an advertisement for lamb parodying the song "Barbie Girl". It includes a number of Australian cultural expressions and references. There are 8 different exercises as well as some comprehension questions. The youtube link is provided. EDITABLE KEY provided. Have fun from downunder.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 20


 
Conversation Starters.
This is a board game to practise common expressions used when meeting people. Examples of different registers and where such expressions could be used can be explored.To gain full benefit from this activity do not allow ´yes/no´ answers. Thanks to Philip R for an amazing template. Your blood´s worth bottling, Philip! EDITABLE. Have fun from down un...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 319


 
Talk, Talking, Talkative, Baby talk, Smooth talker and so on!!!!!!
The word ´talk´ has many uses. These are explored in this worksheet with exercises featuring multi-choice , matching, gap-fill and rules of syntax. So stop "talking the talk and walk the walk" which means don´t think about it, download it now!! Ha! Ha! ANSWER KEY & EDITABLE from downunder.
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 58


 
Ebay song for pronunciation and creative writing
This worksheet based on Weird Al Yankovic´s Ebay song features listening exercises, gap fill for prepositions, practice with short vowels, comprehension questions, rhyming pairs and simple collocations. Students create their own versions and perform to the other students. Fun while learning suitable for most ages and levels. EDITABLE ANSWER KEY. Y...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 43


 
Van Gogh´s Ear...did Gauguin cut it off?
This is a reading that was published in the Telegraph. I have created several exercises, including: word+definition, comprehension, word formation and impersonal passive sentences. EDITABLE ANSWER KEY. It could be used in conjunction with the song Vincent & Starry, Starry Night at http://www.eslprintables.com/printable.asp?id=219825#thetop Enjoy fr...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 56


 
Born this Way prepositions and linkers
A gapfill for prepositions and linkers with some comprehension questions and dictionary work. Because of the content of the song it should be used with older students. EDITABLE Enjoy from downunder.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 24


 
Interrupting, cutting a story short, preventing interruptions.
A matching exercise and a multiple choice exercise for practising these important functions. The scenarios are ones that students may face when speaking. EDITABLE: ANSWER KEY Enjoy from downunder.
Level: intermediate
Age: 15-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 64


 
Future sentences
Practice makes perfect. A worksheet with a future tense chart and a number of prompts for students to make their own sentences. Subjects rather than the exact words are given to help the students extend practice into real situations rather than just by rote learning. EDITABLE Enjoy from downunder.
Level: elementary
Age: 8-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 9

 


Absences
Absences driving you crazy? This includes a newspaper clipping from THE AUSTRALIAN (great for discussion) with a vocab matching exercise and comprehension questions. The article can be printed out for individual reading. The pictures of excuses is based on genuine excuses heard at my school. It is N...

Level: advanced
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 8


Either..or ...joke suitable for all levels
This is a very old Irish saying which I have converted into a powerpoint to be used when looking at ´either/or´ Even if you don´t use it in class it´s a fun philosophy for life. There are some exercises at the end (Pg 11 not in preview.) EDITABLE. Enjoy from downunder.

Level: elementary
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 29


The Best jokes use Homonyms!
Homonyms can be boring but show this as a discussion starter and you will have an interested class.It consists of jokes with some though-provoking questions. There are 24 pages but although not all show in the preview they do download.Follow it up with any of the homonyms which are available through...

Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 21


Everything you wanted to know about relative clauses and was afraid to ask!
All the main points of relative clauses are covered here with examples.Every student (intermediate - advanced) who has ever seen this has asked for a copy so it must work. EDITABLE The preview is not showing pages 9-14 but they do download. The chart has come from somewhere but I can´t remember wher...

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 65


Linking words
A power point explaining when some linking words can be used. My students felt it helped a lot.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 20


Imaginary Possibilities
Just a quick power point outlining the second conditional

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 14


Dementia Test
This is an email that has done the rounds. I created a power point from it and use it as a fun reading. It challenges the students and helps them to appreciate that there can be several meanings to one word.

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 10

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