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The Tobermory Cat
Sammy and Tom are on holiday with their parents. They both see the same cat, but at different times and doing different things! This cat is real and has its own Facebook page!
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 77

Film/movie vocabulary
They replace the correct word. key provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Downloads: 63

Mini Reading Comprehensions.
A few mini RCs on this great template by PhilipR.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 108

Follow the instructions to draw a picture
Either, they do this as a reading exercise, or as a listening activity in pairs. One student reads the instructions - the one who whinges about drawing;-)- and the other completes the picture. Gap fill on page 2, with key.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 21

They write the correct number on the line. Key provided.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-100
Downloads: 67

The Past Simple with a picture
On the first page, some exercises for past simple. On the second, a suggestion for how to introduce this tense. I have used this picture before, with the present continuous.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 318

Crystal is not a bully!
This will suit upper-intermediates. The focus is past simple, but there are higher level questions with ´should.´ Thanks to Zailda for the template. The 2 pictures are paintings, not real photos. Found no copyright and couldn´t trace the artists.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-15
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 79

Where are the cats? Where´s the cat?
Do we need another prepositions worksheet, featuring cats? Emphatically, no, but here is one... I hope it will be useful;-)
Level: elementary
Age: 10-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 76

Gina is daydreaming.
Well, here is Gina daydreaming about being on a nice beach when she is really in school. I wanted to include the key, but I couldn´t get a second sheet to appear, sorry! So here it is anyway. 1f Serina, 2h Milly, 3k Gina, Tom and Cindy, 4g Clive, 5a Mr Ponti, 6j Lulu and Jon, 7n Mrs Jones, 8b Sara, 9i Hassan, 10l Sally and Pip, 11m Paula, 12c Miss ...
Level: elementary
Age: 8-15
Downloads: 62

Jobs: supply teacher
A look at the life of a supply teacher. This will suit teenagers with at a fairly basic level.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-100
Downloads: 78


Animals Anagrams
20 slides each with an animal anagram. The template is from the tiny tefl teacher and I can thoroughly recommend her website. http://www.tinyteflteacher.co.uk/

Level: elementary
Age: 7-14
Downloads: 8

The Ghost at the Crossroads
A series of activities with a short story. This story is not mine; it is an urban legend which I found on the internet.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-15
Downloads: 29

Brexit: the issues - should Brits vote to stay in the EU, or leave it?
12 slides on Brexit = British exit from the EU. A complex issue - here are some basic considerations with some match-up exercises and visuals to promote debate.

Level: intermediate
Age: 11-100
Downloads: 67

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

New year´s 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

The ISIS attacks on Paris
Some slides to explain what happened, if not why. The exercises are to help the students understand and hopefully promote discussion. If there is anything inappropriate, please let me know.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-14
Downloads: 46

Tips on scaffolding and supporting EAL learners
I have uploaded two of these mats in word - here they are updated. There is also a sentence generator and a grid for learning new words. I have seen these two in other formats(I´m not claiming originality) but I hope my versions will be useful.

Level: intermediate
Age: 5-100
Downloads: 26

King Salvo and the Wise Witch
A 32 slide ppt with a short story and activities. The wise witch has put a spell on Salvo, but will it help him to be a better king? I have also uploaded a ws with the same name.

Level: intermediate
Age: 6-11
Downloads: 30

Perseus and Medusa
I´ve spent a lot of time on the Medusa/Perseus and Andromeda story and I put a few slides together to test my students´ knowledge. I showed them the slides and asked lots of questions. Good for past simple practice.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 11

Maxims and sayings
Each slide has quotes about a topic e.g. success/love. The ss discuss them in pairs - instructions on first slide. They can then write their own maxims and make posters.

Level: advanced
Age: 12-100
Downloads: 40

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