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Hero - Song
Here is a song “Hero” that I used with a lesson on being bullied for 12 year olds. You can download the song at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OD-OaZbRL4s&feature=related I have included a fill in exercise using the verbs. There are a few short questions to get them thinking and match the synonyms exercise. Answer key included. Thanks to Filom...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 13


 
Singing in the Rain with opposites and similar words worksheets.
This worksheet uses the song “Singing in the Rain” Students must choose the correct word. Plus there are worksheets reinforcing the words from the song that are in bold. I use this song with a lesson plan talking about seasons and weather .
Level: elementary
Age: 8-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 57


 
Lesson Plan for Poem : The fountain
An exercise in predicting and uncovering motives. Get students to recognize the poetic device of personification. Students are then asked to write their own poem.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: lesson-plan
Downloads: 5


 
song: Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams
Great worksheet for our summer holidays, even for the end of the holidays as the past tense is used extensively. I have focued on the irregular verbs in this song. You have a fill in, wordsearch and flash cards of the verbs. Have fun
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 17


 
Vocabulary Quiz on worksheet
I gave my students the worksheets on Avatar and wanted to quiz them on the vocabulary. So I decided to do it in the form of a crossword puzzle. (Easier to grade- I am so tired of marking papers ) You can find the worksheet on this site: The name of the worksheet is called: News Article : ´Avatar´ Rip-off Lawsuit
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 4


 
Board Game of Opposites 1
This board game is played with a dice and is a good game to get students to talk. When a student lands on the square he has to tell you the opposite of what he has landed on. You can also start up conversations around each square landed on. Have Fun
Level: elementary
Age: 9-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 13


 
Wonderful Tonight
Introducing Grammar using Songs: Present Simple Song: Eric Clapton - Wonderful Tonight 1. General questions for comprehension of the song 2. Find all the sentences in the simple present tense and write them down. 3. Write each sentence changing them in order to have the three forms: question, positive and negat...
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 30


 
How to write a summary
Read through the following article and then summarize it – now you will have all the important facts and instructions as to how to write a good summary. This is the handout that goes with the PowerPoint lesson or can be used alone.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 19


 
Toms Diner
Introducing Grammar using Songs: Present Progressive Song: Susan Vega - Tom’s Diner Tasks 1. General comprehension questions of the song 2. Grammar tasks. Identifying, understanding and using structures 3. Reading Comprehension from the New York Times and writing task.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 37


 
Topics for discussion: What would you rather...
Here are 50+ questions that students can work on in a group or in pairs. Each student gets a turn to read a question and another student will answer in full sentences and have to explain why they choose the answer they did.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 60

 


Descriptive Essay
I used the poem Get Drunk (Be Drunk) by Charles Baudelaire. Vocabulary is taught and the poem is analysed. They are then taught how to write a descriptive essay - describing a person.

Level: advanced
Age: 16-100
Downloads: 18


Perfect Tense Drill
Present and Past Perfect Drill Students Look at the following statements and answer the question on each slide. Use words from the statement to justify your answer. Each slide can also be used to elicit questions, having students answer in the perfect tenses. Sorry the file was too big so had to s...

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 8


Stative verbs
Here is short tutorial on Stative verbs, giving examples

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 138


Poetry Workshop
A lesson plan in writing poems. This is a great way for kids to write their own poems. Doing it this way they can achieve in writing something creative.

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 11


Perfect Tense Drill 2
Present and Past Perfect Drill Students Look at the following statements and answer the question on each slide. Use words from the statement to justify your answer. Each slide can also be used to elicit questions, having students answer in the perfect tenses. Sorry the file was too big so had to s...

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 13


Punctuation is Everything
This PPT 16 slide presentation which covers the basic rules for the following: The Comma (,) Semicolon (;) Colon (:) Full Stop (.) Question Mark (?) Exclamation Mark (!) Quotation Marks "………." with examples and an exercise at the end for students to do with answer key.

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 116


How to Summarize
This is a power point lesson to teach students how to summarize. There is an example and then students must summarize the instructions of how to summarize. Now they will have all the important facts and instructions as to how to write a good summary. There is a hand out that goes with the PowerPo...

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 29


Transitional Words and Phrases
This PPT has 13 slides grouping the transitional words into the following groups: Addition or Development of Ideas: Cause and Effect: Chronological or Ordered: Comparison and/or Contrast : Concession: Example and Illustration: Repetition or Emphasis: Space :Summary

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 28


Perfect Tense drill 1
Present and Past Perfect Drill Students Look at the following statements and answer the question on each slide. Use words from the statement to justify your answer. Each slide can also be used to elicit questions, having students answer in the perfect tenses. Sorry the file was too big so had to s...

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 9


Parts of Speech
A quick refresh of the parts of speech

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 8

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