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Carnival Day
A great jigsaw puzzle picture with a true and false exercise - thank you to Ravensburger for permission to use it. This great picture is part of Ravensburger´s ´Best of British´ series.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-15
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 164

Describe the picture.
This picture puzzle is doing the rounds at the moment. I have added some basic questions describing the picture. Then, the puzzle questions! These are difficult. Don´t worry, there is a full answer key on page 2 and a link to the article. The picture was reproduced by the Daily Mail, which thinks it´s from an old story book. Good for beginners and ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 160

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: 155

Question Words
A few exercises on question words and ´am/is/are´ This great template is by PhilipR.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 154

Arranged marriage versus love marriage
I think it´s a useful, lively debate.
Level: advanced
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 154

The big fish in a small pond
The famous story of the big fish in a small pond - we all know one, don´t we?;-)Cloze, True or false; grid and visual on page 2 for practice with comparatives and superlatives.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 151

On Christmas Eve
A great picture with some exercises. There is a full key on page 2.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 148

Write sentences with the preposition ´ON´.
The students have to match the word and the object and then make sentences using ´on´ as in the examples. This picture is from Los Rosales - try the website for great interactive exercises.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 146

Classroom language for teachers
This is a guide/round-up of some useful expressions for teachers, to be used with secondary (11-16) students. I always say ´please´ with commands, but I didn´t write it every time. I hope it will be useful.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-16
Type: others
Downloads: 145

Miss Marvel is saved by a cat
A passage with exercises on the past tense. Miss Marvel had a terrible start to her lesson, but this was saved when a strange cat came into her classroom.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-16
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 144


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

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

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

Mona Lisa vs Medusa
Making comparisons/ drawing analogies is a great way to teach EAL. This made a great lesson and so I continued with more comparisons: Harry Potter vs Gandalf, Batman vs Jack Sparrow etc. Great fun, great for language development.

Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Downloads: 4

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