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Miguel_Dias

Portugal



I teach English as a foreign language in Portugal. Language levels may vary from beginners to advanced levels.

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Test A- Holiday Camp for Internet Addicts
A test paper about young internet addicts and their attempt to overcome their addiction in a holiday camp. Test B contains distractors (know what I mean ...)to discourage sts fromn cheating...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 247


 
About Greenpeace
The text was taken from Greenpeace´s homepage in the Internet and describes Greenpeace as an environmental organization, their aims, campaigns and history. Reading activities such as matching, True/False or gap filling are included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 233


 
Find someone who ... ? Topic: Using the English Language
The aim of this worksheet is to make your students speak about how they relate to the English language (where, when and how they use it it inside or outside the classroom). Big thanks to Evelyn-Verner for the template.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 170


 
Test B - Holiday Camp for young Internet Addicts
It´s the same test with some small changes to discourage sts from cheating. Especially useful with large classes.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-14
Type: reading
Downloads: 150


 
Adrian Mole´s New Year´s Resolutions
A funny text to begin a new school year and to teach the will-future with resolutions.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-14
Type: reading
Downloads: 130


 
Environental Action Group Sea Sheperd
A reading test about the environmental action group SEA SHEPERD who claim to be more radical than Greenpeace in their struggle to preserve the environment.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 103


 
Summary table: Verb Tenses
The summary table of verb tenses gives students an overview of the most important verb tenses in the English language and information about their usage and form. I also included the most common time expressions used with these tenses. For obvious reasons I left out some of the verb tenses (to keep it simple at this stage.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 94


 
My first Job - Reading Test
The Finnish Times interviewed successful young professionals about their first job experience. The test focusses on one of these interviews. Fits perfectly into the topic work/choosing your first job. I only tested reading.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: reading
Downloads: 75


 
E-Waste
This adapted and shortened Time Magazine article describes the appaling conditions in Ghana´s e-waste dumps. I used it as a reading test with my 11th graders in Portugal. Developing countries are shipping their electronic waste to Third World Countries and causing a huge environmental disaster. It makes a clear reference to the irresponsibility of ...
Level: advanced
Age: 15-100
Type: reading
Downloads: 73


 
Consumer society: checklist for ethical consumerism
Speaking activity for students on the topic "Consumer Society". The worksheet consists of a questionnaire with basic questions that students should always have in mind when they are out shopping. Students start by discussing the relevance of each question (why each question should be asked) and then answer how often they do it. The aim is to make ...
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 52

 


Eating disorders and advertisments
This powerpoint tries to establish a relationship between eating disorders and advertisment campaigns such as the Calvin Klein Obsession Campaign. I used two pictures: the original advertisement and an adbuster (= an anti-advertisement). The guiding questions are designed to help students to discove...

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 25


Reported Speech. An introduction
A powerpoint presentation to introduce the Reported Speech. The powerpoint tries to introduce the basic rules of reporting statements. The last slides are oral exercices.

Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 22


Johnny Depp
This powerpoint for beginners consists of a guessing game which basically prepares students for reading a text about Johnny Depp. You can get the text in my account.

Level: elementary
Age: 9-12
Downloads: 15


To be or not to be? An oral drill.
The idea behind this powerpoint is to make your students use the verb "to be" in speaking. They answer Yes/No questions identifying famous film characters and music stars using the affirmative or negative form (short and long forms) of the verb to be.

Level: elementary
Age: 8-11
Downloads: 7

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