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douglas

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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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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: 155


 
Finance and Investment with child video and exercises
This worksheet includes a reading text on investment and real estate.. then has a link to a video where a young boy defines real estate and investment terms...then there are a number of exercises (discussion, translation, true/false, fill in the blank, word problem, AE/BE match). Vocabulary lists and an answer key are also included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 40


 
Family Reunion Comprehension
This is a simple text exercise I put together for one of my false beginner-intermediate groups. It is a simple text with questions that focus mostly on the simple past and present tenses. Hope you can use it. Douglas
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 40


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


 
Grammar Bites #4 (with answer key)
Here is grammar bites #4-- a worksheet for students to practice 5 different grammar topics. In this worksheet the topics are: Order of Adverbs, Forming Adverbs, Using Make/Do/Take, Answering with So/Neither, and the Present Continuous (progressive) Tense. An answer key is included. Hope it´s as helpful for your students as much as it was for mine....
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 119


 
Prepositions: In,On, At (place and time)
Here´s a worksheets that explains the use of in, on, and at as prepositions of place and time. It includes a 40-part exercise as well. No answer key, but that shouldn´t be a problem--just remember that some words may take more than one preposition. Cheers, Douglas
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 433


 
Simple Past Tense with Regular Verbs
With one of my beginner groups I decided to break-down teaching the past simple into regular verbs and then irregular verbs. This worksheet deals with the past simple using regular verbs only. Hope it´s helpful, Douglas PS-thanks to philipmartin for the wonderful clipart (free for educational use)
Level: elementary
Age: 9-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 507


 
Crypto Quiz #4
Here is another Crypto Quiz. It is about a famous Apache warrior. I marked it as advanced and for older students because the topüic could be a little controversial and the vocabulary is pretty high-level. If you use it, be ready to discuss the US and Spain´s/Mexico´s treatment of the Indians (yes, "Indian" is an acceptable term. I was told so by ...
Level: advanced
Age: 13-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 83


 
Do, Make or Take
Here´s a seemly simple worksheet that helps students learn when to use make, take or do. I have partially used quotes from films and people so the exercises themselves are pretty easy for students, but translating and explaining some of the meanings may be a bit difficult for the teacher. I started the lesson with the question: "Do you make, take,...
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 322


 
Possessives (Pronouns, Adjectives, apostrophe s)
Here is a worksheet I threw together to help my students better understand possession. It covers a little bit of possessive adjectives, possessive pronouns, and creating the possessive using S and/or apostrophe S. I hope you can use it. (If you need a key for the last exercise,PM me and I´ll put one together for you.) Douglas
Level: elementary
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 472

 

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