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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

Back to School game
A game to revise various tenses and holiday vocabulary. They need dice, teams of 2, 3 or 4 and off they go. Thanks to PhilipR for the template.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 42

My wonderful friend Jaws
A short account about a boy who had an imaginary friend, with some exercises. T-rexes didn´t speak French or Italian by the way, as far as I know anyway;-)
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-15
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 77

My predictions for 2019
Predictions for 2019. The students rate the ones given and then they make some of their own.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-100
Downloads: 56

Boyan Slat youtube clip
They liten to the clip and fill in the blanks/answer the questions. Maybe too much to do as an individual. I spilt my class into 3 section. Section A do qs 1, 4, 7 etc... Answers included.
Level: advanced
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 48

Sunnytown and Rainytown
A gap fill and a true and false exercise. To edit, just remove the red border. I keep putting these borders on, maybe I shouldn´t bother - not too good for the environment, using extra ink, but they look good. Any feedback?
Level: elementary
Age: 8-16
Downloads: 111

Practice with connectives
Practice with some basic connectives and question words. If they answer the q´s in full sentences, they will get some practice with the past simple tense too. Key included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Downloads: 97

Irish Dancers for St Patrick´s Day
Picture/description match up, then on p.2, they describe a dancer. I bought the clipart from a contributor on TES
Level: elementary
Age: 8-12
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 75

47 Great Teaching Activities.
Here is a compilation of fun activities and games, 47 activities over 4 pages, all tried and tested, requiring little or no preparation. I hope you will find it useful. The box template is Zailda´s.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 499

The Prom Dress
A simple reading comprehension and true or false exercise.
Level: elementary
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 79


Christmas ´Guess who I am?´ or ´Guess what I am?´
The clues first, then the image flies in. This is not an original idea. Also, the last slide isn´t really about Christmas, but I couldn´t resist! ;-)

Level: elementary
Age: 7-15
Downloads: 44

New Year´s Resolutions
Some slides for making resolutions. This is an updated version of one I uploaded previously. I don´t see the need to remove the previous one...

Level: intermediate
Age: 11-16
Downloads: 51

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: 28

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

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

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: 7

Supporting EAL
This is a guide for teachers on supporting EAL students. There are activities, hints and activities for staff training. Please note I have included some mats that I´ve uploaded previously. Thanks to dear Lesley Misano for the slide on articles.

Level: intermediate
Age: 18-100
Downloads: 12

Back to school
Holiday activities - what did you do over summer? The picture on the second slide is brilliant. I have used it before with present continuous tense. (I have permission to use it from Babylon puzzles.)

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 67

From trees to paper
How do we get paper? Students have their books - where does all that paper come from? Focus on time connectives and sequencing.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 17

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

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