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cunliffe

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RC: Percy from Percy Street
A story about a young man who gets a cat. It is a true story and that boy is my son. Percy is a nasty little cat that bites and scratches, but Michael loves him. Key provided.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-16
Type:
Downloads: 51


 
RC: The Strange Man on the Train
This is an adapted version of a short story �The Mouse� by Saki. I have included a link to the original. They read it and answer the questions. Key included. It is an example of a tale with a twist - a surprising ending.
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-100
Type:
Downloads: 45


 
RC: Always together, best friends forever!
This reading will give present simple tense practice. They read about the friends, then complete the true or false exercise and answer the questions. A full key is provided.
Level: elementary
Age: 10-16
Type:
Downloads: 78


 
Reading comprehension exercise with key.
A short reading comprehension about a bad night out. They have to put the verbs into the past simple, do the T/F and answer the questions. Key provided. Yvonne is my cousin and this is a true(ish) story:-) I hope it will be useful.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 58


 
RC: Lost in translation
A RC about a boy whose grandad tells him about an incident in his past. His Latin teacher set him 100 lines as a punishment, but he had to write them in Latin! Key included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-14
Type:
Downloads: 54


 
RC: that�s not fair! Or is it?
This is a reading comprehension, which discusses the content of a newspaper article. The claims made by the newspaper - that only in English is there a word for �fair� - is a contentious one. Key included. Link to original article included.
Level: advanced
Age: 14-100
Type:
Downloads: 39


 
A fable: Gertie the Lazy Goose
This is a shortened version of a previously uploaded ws. T/F and comprehension questions. Thank you to karagozian for encouragement and images. There is a key included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-14
Type:
Downloads: 47


 
Queen Elizabeth II (the second)
A reading comprehension of pretty basic information about the Queen. Answers included.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 63


 
Reading Comprehension exercise
This reading will give practice on the past continuous forms USED TO and WOULD. I heard this story on the radio - a fellow saying he always used to measure the heads of any boyfriends his daughters brought home and it made me laugh out loud! Can you believe it? ;-)
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 48


 
RC: Dolly Parton, entertainer and philanthropist
A reading passage about Dolly Parton and how she gifted one million dollars to research into a Covid vaccine. They have to do a T/F and answer the questions. Key provided. Isn�t Dolly wonderful, on so many fronts?
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type:
Downloads: 43

 


New Years Resolutions 2020
This is an updated version of a previously uploaded ppt. I hope it will be useful.

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 40


What did Anne Boleyn, unfortunate wife of Henry the 8th, look like?
I have just returned from a visit to Hever castle, birthplace of darling Anne Boleyn. She was so badly done to, poor soul, by that foul monster Henry the 8th. All portraits of her were destroyed after her fall from grace. I think these two images - a miniature and a sketch, are her!

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Downloads: 17


Words beginning with....
The first set are fairly easy; the second set somewhat more difficult.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Downloads: 28


Veganuary
This is a ppt of 20 slides with activities about Veganuary. Everybody is talking about it and many people are doing it. The slides are at a variety of levels, from easy to quite demanding. You can always tweak it to suit your classes. I hope it will be useful.

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 24


New years resolutions 2019
Some slides to make them think and keep them busy. This is an updated version of my 2016 ppt. A variety of activities.

Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Downloads: 50


Vasily Sukhomlinsky teacher and humanitarian
Here are some slides about Vasily Sukhomlinsky, a Ukrainian teacher who influenced and changed many lives.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-15
Downloads: 15


New Years Resolutions
Some slides for making resolutions. This is an updated version of one I uploaded previously. I dont see the need to remove the previous one...

Level: intermediate
Age: 11-16
Downloads: 52


Language activities for science
70+ slides. I made this for science teachers, but a lot of these activities are for good for esl. Hope it will be useful for some of you. Friends, a lot of work went into this!

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 18


Fun language activities on the topic of animals
I prepared this as starter activities for science teachers, but I think a lot of the material is good for esl. I have sourced some of the material from the internet. Hope it will be useful for some of you.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 24


Fun activities with words
A selection of lexical activities. These make great lesson starters.

Level: elementary
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 79

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