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douglas
pittstop.us
United States



Hi, I m an American expat living and teaching ESL in Germany and having a lot of fun doing it! br br I would appreciate a PM message if you notice errors on any of my materials.

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Fantasy Dinner Party
Hereīs a worksheet that I threw together after getting the idea from another ESL site. The goal is to get students to discuss choices and make decisions together. It is important that the teacher enforces the "English Only" rule. Students use their imagination to decide who will come where in what attire, what they will have for dinner, and what...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 36


 
25 Common Sayings (idioms)
Hi all, here is a worksheet I put together based on a Youtube video I found(link is included). It is also possible to use the worksheet without the video. It covers 25 idiomatic expressions used in English. I have put the expressions into sentences that students have to try and translate into L1(native language)without any help on their meaning...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 154


 
Crypto Quiz 2: Easter
Another crypto-quiz. This one is pretty simple and based on Easter. My crypto quizes were inspired by Mulleīs "Fun Sheets", please check her wonderful work out.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 143


 
General Vocab Fun Sheet #1
Here is my first general vocabulary funsheet. I have taken this vocabulary out of the list of the 500 most used words in English. Thanks to Gitteīs (Mulleīs)graciousness in letting me use her Funsheet format--Funsheets are a very effective, fun way to learn vocabulary. Cheers, Douglas
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 292


 
Whats in my toolbox 2 (worksheet)
The worksheet to go with the first post.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 7


 
Cryptoquiz #7: The Blues
Hereīs another cryptoquiz for you--this one is on "The Blues". If you need instructions refer to some of my older cryptoquizs or PM me. You can also PM me for the key if you need it. Hope you enjoy it. (Thanks again Mulle for the idea) Douglas
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 50


 
Tense Intensity 1 (editable with key)
Tense Intensity is designed as a review for mixed tenses. This worksheet is divided into 3 main tense categories (simple, perfect, progressive)and provides exercises for the past and present tenses for each of those areas. It also has sections on creating questions and negatives. Please check the key for my comments on the use of "whom" and endin...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 77


 
Asking and Giving Directions
I put this worksheet together to help me teach asking for and giving directions. The front page is basically just a vocabulary sheet and the second page has a map I made and about 20 questions to answer using the map and vocabulary from the front page. I hope itīs helpful, Douglas EDIT: For some reason the second page does not show in the ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 344


 
Template for the game "Hangman"
I was surprised how useful and fun the game Hangman is for teaching alphabet, vocabulary and pronunciation so I made a template that my students can use to play Hangman without killing too many trees. If you print this and then laminate it, students can use markers (not permanent markers!) with this and play Hangman over and over. I know some pe...
Level: elementary
Age: 8-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 174


 
Comprehension: Babe the Blue Ox
This reading comprehension worksheet about the American tall tale Paul Bunyan and his blue ox was designed to go with the story "Babe the Blue Ox" by S.E. Schlosser. A nice one-page version is available and free for educational use at the link on the worksheet (I canīt add the story to the worksheet due to the copyright, but you can legally downlo...
Level: advanced
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 54

 

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Object Pronouns Exercise 1
A first try at an online exercise. Hope its helpful. Doug

Level: Choose
Age: 6-100