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Two birds in the forest, a fable.
A short fable about a peacock and a crane. They complete the T/F activity and answer the questions. Finally, they choose a moral. Full key included. I love fables; they are suitable for every age group.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 97


 
Halloween for beginners
There are three sheets consisting of activities describing a Halloween picture. There are gap fill exercises, word and vowel; match up - descriptions and picture and a wordsearch. I suggest a true/false, but haven´t included sentences as any teacher can make these up on the spot. Nice picture.
Level: elementary
Age: 8-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 15


 
Words beginning with B
Answers on page 2. For fast finishers, ask them to mind map the images. Where do you see them/ what are they for/size/shape/colour/what they eat/where they live/where they come from etc...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 69


 
The mermaid with the orange tail.
Read the passage, (an unhappy mermaid falls in love with an unhappy boy;-)))then answer the T/F activity and the questions. They could then write up a paragraph about what happens next.
Level: advanced
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 72


 
Simple sentence maker
I have some students who are just not getting the present continuous so I´ve made these grids to give them extra practice. I was inspired by papadeli´s post on the subject.
Level: elementary
Age: 8-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 22


 
Six Starters/activities using a Grid
Here are six top activities, with examples and suggestions for using them. I hope you might find these useful.
Level: intermediate
Age: 7-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 18


 
Verb, adjective or noun?
They have to sort out the parts of speech and put them in the right box.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 51


 
The Bear and the Crow
This is a true story, with plenty of youtube links- search ´bear saves crow´. I´ve written it in the form of an Aesop´s fable. There is a message for them to unravel about who Aesop was. This will suit upper-intermediates.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 70


 
´A Christmas Carol´ by Charles Dickens match-up activity.
I have used some images from the most recent (starring Jim Carrey) movie. Thanks to this site for the template.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 37


 
What is happening in the pictures?
Some basic practice for the present continuous tense and prepositions. I took the pictures from a blog, but they didn´t have copyright, which I couldn´t find.
Level: elementary
Age: 8-15
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 150

 


Trees
An exercise that lets your students do the thinking. Where do we find trees? Which animals live in trees...Compare them. A spelling activity and plenty of opportunities for pair work

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 12


Christmas Activities
There are some great cliparts on here! I have set the activities/questions to fly in. You might want to just show the images first and get the pupils to describe them. Or play ´Splat!´ Two pupils come to the board. Teacher describes an image. The pupil to touch it first is the winner.

Level: elementary
Age: 6-11
Downloads: 64


From potatoes to potato crisps
I did this as a project in a Business Studies/Product Design class. The students enjoyed learning all about crisps and designing their own packets. This ppt was previously reported for watermarked images - I have removed them.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 33


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


Describing Pictures
21 slides, each with an image or images and exercises. I´ve prepared this for English GCSE students, but a lot of it is useful as an esl resource.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Downloads: 81


Numeracy meets Literacy!
A series of activities which you can use as starters to bring numeracy activities into your language lessons. Also, a compilation of key maths words.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Downloads: 9


Teaching adverbs in a subtle manner
I went on a course ´Grammar for writing´ which informs us that you should teach grammar, but in a covert sort of way. I made this little ppt, which will be a nice little starter for reinforcing adverbs.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Downloads: 20


Punctuality for Business Studies students.
I noticed that some members teach Business Studies and I made this ppt a while ago for our Business Studies dept. Hope it will be useful.

Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Downloads: 18


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

Level: elementary
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 71


Mr Bean goes swimming
The ppt is to go alongside the famous Mr Bean Goes Swimming (clip on Youtube). There are pictures of swimming things, which can be used for description/guessing games/picture splat. The cloze exercise can be used for practice of present simple or past simple. Can be printed off and used for sequenci...

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 24

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