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The Meteorologist and the Mule
RC with T/F and questions. A fable/tale with a moral. I used ´mule´ in the title for alliteration purposes really - it´s a donkey, but these words can be used synonymously.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-15
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 86

Fun reading activity
A fun reading activity. They match up the questions and spoof answers. You can give them the idea by looking at the 2 examples at the bottom of the page. Key: 1c,2g,3p,4m,5o,6e,7n,8l,9h,10k,11b,12d,13a,14i,15f,16j
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 114

Reading practice: Brexit, Brexit, Brexit.
They read the passage and then do the exercises.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 77

Kate and Jake
Two pages, language focus the present simple, colours and clothes. I hope you will find this useful.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 53

The cat and the orange
A reading passage with a moral. Put the verb into the past simple, do the T and F, and answer the questions.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 115

Which Christmas house is it?
They read the sentences and decide which house is being described. Key included. There are a lot more differences for them to find.
Level: elementary
Age: 8-14
Downloads: 70

The Queen´s Diamond Jubilee
Two sheets about the forthcoming Diamond Jubilee - 2 short reading comps,a true/false, gap fill and match up. Sorry I had to take pictures out as it was too heavy.Couldn´t quite get it on one page. Hope it will be useful!
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 79

´True or false´ activities with two great pictures
Two great pictures (I have permission to use them and have used them before). You can play ´Splat!´ with them, or ask the students to describe what the people are doing, or what they did.
Level: intermediate
Age: 8-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 206

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

Jenny´s Terrible Day
A reading comprehension focusing on the past tense, with activities. I have treated myself to a beautiful template by eslprintables member Baiba. Hope you can use this.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 289


European Day of Languages
Some slides about Europe, its capital cities and languages.

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Downloads: 73

Harry Potter vs Gandalf
This powerpoint compares Harry with Gandalf. There are a number of activities: two clozes - missing words and missing vowels, a true or false and pictures that can be used for memory games/guessing games or splat. (I´ve had to reduce picture size to get in the limit, but you can easily enlarge them....

Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 14

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: 39

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: 43

The UK general election May 2015
Some basic details about the main candidates and their parties. The info comes up, then the names, so that your students have a chance to see if they can name any. Some tasks are included, including a true or false activity.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Downloads: 34

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: 44

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

Titanic:past continuous tense
It´s the centenary of the sinking of Titanic, so I´ve done a project. I used this ppt to reinforce the past continuous. I include a few facts and have blanked out the connectives.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 45

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

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

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