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ocean_rain
Alexandra Nunes
Portugal



Hi, everyone! Iīm a portuguese teacher of EFL and I like to develop action-research projects and to share ideas and classroom materials/aids with colleagues worldwide.

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The Simpsons (topic: The Environment)
This WS is based on an episode of The Simpsons which deals with the theme "ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS". The first part of the WS is more general and presents several READING COMPREHENSION activities on the SERIES. The 2nd part deals specifically with episode 17 (SO_20). After WATCHING the episode, which is about how Lisa reacts when she finds out about...
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 93


 
"Help! Is this my body?"
This WS focuses on the physical changes and emotional turmoils adolescents have to deal with. It presents several pre-reading tasks (speaking) and different reading comprehension activities (writing topic sentences/titles, completing sentences, answering questions and vocabulary building). I hope you like it! Enjoy the weekend ;)
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 80


 
"So what exactly is multiculturalism?"
This WS focuses on the theme "multiculturalism in Britain" and presents some PRE-READING and READING activities on an article from BBC news online. Hope you find it useful :)
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 57


 
"What may lead people to binge drinking?"
This WS presents several PRE-READING and READING activities on the theme binge drinking. The discussion tasks orbit around the definition of the concept, causes, consequences and what to do in such a situation.
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 80


 
"Why am I in such a bad mood?"
This WS aims at generating discussion on the theme "The teensīworld" and focuses mainly on issues related to the hormonal changes adolescents go through and their associated anger outbursts.
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 80


 
"Why do I fight with my parents so much?"
This WS focuses on teensī mood swings and conflicts with their parents. There are a couple of READING COMPREHENSION activities as well as PRE-READING tasks. Hope it is useful!! :)
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 436


 
ADVERTISING AND HOLLYWOOD
This Ws deals with the intimate association between advertising (LUXURY PRODUCTS) and the film industry (HOLLYWOOD). There are both SPEAKING and READING activities (sentence completion, synonyms, explaining the meaning of sentences).
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 105


 
art and the guggenheim
This ws aims at stimulating studentsī interest and curiosity about the Art world. Thereīs a focus on reading comprehension, speaking and research activities.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 23


 
Blood Diamond: Human rights abuse
I introduced this WS on the film "Blood Diamond" to discuss the topic "Human rights abuse". There are several BEFORE and AFTER-WATCHING activities/tasks and several issues are addressed, namely war atrocities, civil abuses, kidnapped children to feed war efforts (the image of the child soldier) and illegal diamond trading. I hope you find it useful...
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 80


 
Body customising - Tattoos
This WS focuses on body customising - tattoos - and explores the precautions people should have and the risks associated with this art form.
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 90

 


Depression and Art
This powerpoint aims at motivating the students for the study of health problems, namely depression.

Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 24


Bioethics- drug testing goes offshore
This is the teacherīs version (to be projected) of the class on "Bioethics" I sent before. It is useful for whole-class correction of the T/F and synonyms exercises Iīve prepared for the printable version

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 15


English around the world
This powerpoint aims at motivating studens for studying the importance of the English language around the world and to research on countries/cities/ where English is used as a first, second or international/foreign language.

Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 44


Extreme sports -Parkour
This powerpoint aims at motivating students for the study of extreme sports and deals with specific vocabulary associated with this topic.

Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Downloads: 21


Game - grammar and vocabulary (to be projected or printed)
In this game the students must answer questions on grammar/vocabulary (adjectives, opposites, comparative/superlative, body parts, etc)to make it to the finish line. They must also play the dice wisely (as if...) to avoid "the stop" and the "unlucky" squares, which hold them back.

Level: elementary
Age: 6-12
Downloads: 66


Globalization
this powerpoint promotes discussion on the globalization and anti-globalization movements and it also includes a directed-reading-teaching activity which requires students to set personal aims for reading a text.

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 69


Globalization
This ppt aims at motivating students to discuss the changes brought about by Globalization, speculate on its effects worldwide and come to a consensual definition of the concept.

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 28


Holidays
This powerpoint aims at motivating the students for the study of the theme holidays. It also includes a guided writing exercise on the topic.

Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 23


Human rights (motivation; teacherīs version)
This ppt introduces the theme "human rights" (child labour)and Ss are encouraged to develop their research and speaking skills as well as their awareness of worldīs problems. As a follow-up activity they are asked to go through the pages of magazines/newspapers in order to point out cases of human r...

Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 33


Human Rights/Humanitarian Aid
This powerpoint aims at motivating students for a discussion on the topics "Human Rights", "Humanitarian Work", "Voluntary Work" and "Poverty". It presents activities and tasks which involve Speaking, Listening and Reading skills, as well as some exercises related to reported speech (Reporting some ...

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 67

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