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anitarobi
Anita Kovacevic
website Croatia



´Do not tell me the sky is the limit, when there are footprints on the moon.´ I´ve been a teacher and teacher trainer for over 25 years. Some of my materials contain my original stories and poetry. If you use them, pls let me know if it worked out well. You can also find my fiction books on Amazon and other sites. blog at https://anitashaven.wordpress.com/

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project 2 - Canada, Celine & Bryan
This is part 2 of 3 projects I´m posting today. This one deals with Canada, and the work and lyrics of Celine Dion and Bryan Adams, with a funny twist in between. It´s a combination of language, geography, music and basic culture. It includes several pages of lesson ideas, worksheets, handouts, with speaking, writing, listening, etc. You can do eac...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: lesson-plan
Downloads: 222


 
USE OF ENGLISH - part 3 (key word transformations)
This is part 3 of my FCE collection. It contains 6 key word transformation exercises in 3 wss based on in/direct speech & auxiliaries, verb patterns & phrasal verbs, conditionals & unreal past tenses (all with key). I hope you find it useful! It can be used for all advanced levels, regardless of the fact whether they are preparing for the FCE or no...
Level: advanced
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 218


 
THE SNOW QUEEN MINIBOOK
This is my first minibook ever (thank you, DedicatedTeacher, for the free template). But my Snow Queen project this year just wouldn´t be complete without it. (I only made the colour version, but I guess it could come out nicely printed on a b&w printer as well.) I hope you find it useful. It´s just such a lovely story to use during winter.(btw, ca...
Level: elementary
Age: 7-11
Type: reading
Downloads: 218


 
AVATAR - movie follow-up worksheet 2
This is the second worksheet (2-pager) based on texts about the movie Avatar. I wasn´t sure whether to put it under intermediate or advanced, but everybody knows their sts best. It´s some writing and comprehension discussion work as well. I hope you find it useful. (There are 3 worksheets in the collection.)
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 215


 
ALPHABET WORKSHOP - fun with vocabulary on all levels
Hi, dear colleagues! Long time, no see. Here´s my small contribution for the new year. It´s a multi-page collection of activities you can apply to all age groups and all levels. It´s fun and motivates your sts to expand vocabulary and use it in speaking and writing activities. It contains instructions, wordcharts and wss, and some game and project ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Type: lesson-plan
Downloads: 203


 
all tenses, active.passive, conditionals
A brief 2-page review of all tenses, active, passive and conditionals. It can be used for revision, looking for similarities and differences between tenses, or for a class poster. My students call it ´all in one´. I´ve been using it for years.
Level: advanced
Age: 12-17
Type: grammar-guide
Downloads: 192


 
AVATAR - movie follow-up worksheet 3
This is the third worksheet (2-pager) based on texts about the movie Avatar. I wasn´t sure whether to put it under intermediate or advanced, but everybody knows their sts best. It´s some vocabulary work, writing and comprehension work as well. In the teacher´s key, there are also 2 games prepared. I hope you find it useful. (There are 3 worksheets ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 190


 
LIMERICKS, part 2 - synonyms practice through fun poetry
I´m having fun with limericks again, this time with Frank´s help. I wanted my students to practise synonyms, but wanted to give it a fun twist, so here it goes. I hope you enjoy this.
Level: advanced
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 188


 
100 ways to praise a child
I got this text by e-mail from a friend, so I don´t know whose it is, but I hope nobody minds my turning it into a ws (page 1) and a lesson-plan(page 2). It´s such a beautiful text, full of positivity (to finish your school year maybe), and in the lesson plan you can find ideas on how to expand it into sth more complicated and even more serious(dis...
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Type: lesson-plan
Downloads: 185


 
MARK TWAIN - the reading/writing adventure
This is a project I´ve prepared for my advanced groups. It can be used before, while and after you read any work by M. Twain, or completely separate from his work (but wouldn´t it be a shame not to share some of his work with sts). It requires reading (funny anecdotes, biography, wise quotes) with tasks and a writing task in the end, with teacher´s...
Level: advanced
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 185

 


THE ADVENTURES OF ISABEL - funny scary poem(for Halloween maybe?)
This is a ppt inspired and dedicated to our very own Franknbea and Anaisabel, and the ESL cafe. It´s based on the Ogden Nash poem The Adventures of Isabel and I´ve also added a Halloween activity for students. It can be used for intermediate sts as well, but it has a special sense of humour, so be c...

Level: advanced
Age: 11-17
Downloads: 34


´ALLO ´ALLO - short play for intermediate teenagers
This is a ppt of a short play I wrote for my teenagers (there is a wss version for sts uploaded on ESL as well), based on the hillarious comedy ´Allo ´Allo. They loved imitating different funny characters and their accents, which actually helped them improve their own English. It´s not too complicat...

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 34


FANTASY - CARTOONS AND MOVIES MIX-UP
This is a ppt with two tasks - to find mistakes in stories (Shrek 2, Robin Hood, Wizard of Oz, Minimoys, Stardust, Inkheart, Harry Potter, Little Mermaid, Lord of the Rings)and then to find mistakes in the spelling of fairytale words. I used it for a group game in summer camp, but since fairytales g...

Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 34


St. Patrick´s Day
This is a powerpoint about some basic symbols of St.Patrick´s Day, with several word-game slides at the end. You can read and play it with your elementary, but also intermediate students. It can be used for revision or as introduction to St.Patrick´s Day lessons. Have fun!

Level: elementary
Age: 9-14
Downloads: 33


upper-intermediate revision games
This can be used for revision with upper intermediate students, and, as always, you can turn revision into team games, and later use the same or similar exercises to prepare an actual test for them. It covers conditionals, gerund vs. infinitive, modals,past tenses, word formation. I´ve even used it ...

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 32


HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON - follow-up quiz
This is a follow-up quiz to play after watching How to Train Your Dragon. It has over 20 slides(all not visible in the preview), and each slide contains 2 mistakes in spelling, grammar or data, and, of course, accompanying pics to make it more fun. The final slides are the key and point assessment. ...

Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Downloads: 32


jobs ppt - have fun!
This is a short ppt I did with my kids to revise jobs. There´s some multiple choice, some writing, fill-in, etc. You can expand it on the same principle (I had to delete some slides, as it was too large to send)... I hope you find it useful.

Level: elementary
Age: 8-12
Downloads: 30


Goblins and Firefairies - HALLOWEEN poem and ppt quiz
With kind permission from the author himself, our very own poet Francisco Letras (franknbea), I have used his Halloween poem to make a reading ppt with tasks of guessing hidden words and a short quiz and writing task as follow-up. I hope you enjoy the poetry and find the ppt useful for intermediate ...

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 29


Past Simple - practical revision
This is a very simple ppt to revise the past simple tense. I used it with my kids and adults, and it was fun because we played it as games(each slide was one game) in 2 teams, and only made notes afterwards. I even used some exercises in a test later on.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 16


THINGS FROM AROUND THE WORLD - intermediate reading and writing practice
This is a ppt I created for my intermediate sts (9-10 yrs old), as follow-up for Chatterbox 4 - the units with countries, adjectives and materials. The task is to write a sentence about each item in the slides turning the name of the country into an adjective and using the phrase ´made of´. The fina...

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-12
Downloads: 15