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serene
Areti Gavalaki
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I also share my work on iSLCollective, scribd and SlideShare.

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Death Penalty Report
This is a worksheet based on a short Reuters video about Amnesty International´s Death Penalty Report 2015. The video is suitable for revising crime and punishment vocabulary. The worksheet contains a vocabulary gap-fill exercise as a pre-listening activity and a True/False exercise to check comprehension. Answer key included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 67


 
New Zealand quake
I often use current world news videos in my classes so that my students can practise their listening and speaking skills in a motivating authentic context. This worksheet is based on a short video about the recent New Zealand earthquake. It contains a set of comprehension questions, a gap-filling exercise and a vocabulary exercise. Answer Key provi...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 57


 
The Terracotta Army
(2 pages) This is a worksheet based on a TED-Ed video about the incredible history of China´s terracotta warriors. It contains a True/False exercise, a set of comprehension questions and a vocabulary exercise (crossword puzzle). Answer Key included. You can also find an online exercise version here: http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgam...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 43


 
Orpheus and Eurydice
This is a worksheet based on the animated TED Ed video about the tragic myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. There are two listening comprehension exercises (gap-fill and True/False) and a vocabulary exercise (crossword puzzle). B/W copy and Answer Key provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 41


 
Gever Tulley teaches life lessons through tinkering (B&W copy + Answer Key)
This worksheet is based on a TED video about a different kind of school. It contains a vocabulary matching activity (to be done before watching in order to enhance the students´ comprehension of the video), and a set of comprehension questions. After watching, the students are asked to complete the answers with the missing words or phrases. B&W cop...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 41


 
American History X (movie trailer)
This is a worksheet based on the trailer of the film American History X. There is a gap-fill exercise and a set of comprehension questions for class discussion. Answer key as well as some teacher´s notes are provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 15-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 36


 
Croc-wrestling granny wins award (B&W version + Answer Key)
This is a reading comprehension worksheet. The exercises are based on an article taken from CBBC Newsround. There is a pre-reading activity, a gap-fill grammar exercise on the past tenses, a true / false comprehension exercise, a vocabulary matching exercise and a roleplay activity. B&W version and Answer Key are included. You can find an online ex...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 30


 
European leaders meet over Greek debt crisis (video activity)
I´ve prepared this simple worksheet to revise some financial vocabulary but mainly to use it as the basis for a class discussion on the recent developments in my country´s financial situation. It contains a cloze text and a set of comprehension questions. I´ve done the transcription myself so if you come across any errors, please let me know. There...
Level: advanced
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 30


 
(song) Lost Without You - Delta Goodrem
This song worksheet contains a gap-fill listening exercise, some vocabulary definitions - accompanied by a vocabulary exercise - and a few comprehension questions. Answer key and B&W copy provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 29


 
Young Greeks and the debt crisis (reading)
I´ve used this worksheet as the basis for a class discussion about my students´ growing concerns regarding their prospects for employment after school or university. The worksheet contains four tasks. As a pre-reading activity the students discuss a few questions about unemployment. Then they scan the article and fill in the missing information in ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 25