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  1. Superlatives: Important RulesSuperlatives: Important Rules
    This is a very simple worksheet. It contains the Rule of the Superlative form for students to complete. It also contains examples for students to understand it better. i.e The Burj Khalifa is the ________________building in the world.Hope, it's useful for someone!
  2. Parts of a FishParts of a Fish
    KS1 Science - Identify & name basic body parts. This science worksheet asks children to label the different parts of the fish using the words from the word bank. There are also some fun facts for students to read. 
  3. Superlative AdjectivesSuperlative Adjectives
    Practising superlatives cards for pair work or work in groups of three. Give your students a chance to exchange ideas based on their personal experience. Cut out the cards which contain questions on different topics. You can use it as warm-up or at any stage of your lesson.
  4. Christmas Around the World Coloring PageChristmas Around the World Coloring Page
    Take a break from the stress of learning and bring some relaxing holiday fun into the classroom with this Merry Christmas Around the World coloring page. Younger students can be asked to describe the colors they used to color the picture and identify objects they see in the picture. Older students can use the picture to spark a discussion about Christmas and whether they do or don't celebrate ...
  5. Christmas: How To Writing PromptsChristmas: How To Writing Prompts
    Help students learn how to give directions and write how-to pieces with this short Christmas writing prompts. For most of the prompts, the first step is provided, but students must provide the second step or they can use another piece of paper and write out multiple steps. You can also have students practice reading their steps to one another.
  1. Parts of a FishParts of a Fish
    KS1 Science - Identify & name basic body parts. This science worksheet asks children to label the different parts of the fish using the words from the word bank. There are also some fun facts for students to read. 
  2. Christmas Reading: Santa Clause is Coming to TownChristmas Reading: Santa Clause is Coming to Town
    You better watch out, you better not cry. You better not pout, I'm telling you why... Read the lyrics to the popular Christmas song "Santa Clause is Coming to Town" with students, and then have them look at the different parts of the song. Have one half of your class read the lines highlighted on page A and the other half read the lines highlighted on page B (some will overlap). It's a great ...
  3. Christmas: How To Writing PromptsChristmas: How To Writing Prompts
    Help students learn how to give directions and write how-to pieces with this short Christmas writing prompts. For most of the prompts, the first step is provided, but students must provide the second step or they can use another piece of paper and write out multiple steps. You can also have students practice reading their steps to one another.
  4. Superlatives: Important RulesSuperlatives: Important Rules
    This is a very simple worksheet. It contains the Rule of the Superlative form for students to complete. It also contains examples for students to understand it better. i.e The Burj Khalifa is the ________________building in the world.Hope, it's useful for someone!
  5. Superlative AdjectivesSuperlative Adjectives
    Practising superlatives cards for pair work or work in groups of three. Give your students a chance to exchange ideas based on their personal experience. Cut out the cards which contain questions on different topics. You can use it as warm-up or at any stage of your lesson.
  1. Talk for a MinuteTalk for a Minute
    This ppt is a good game for your students to practice speaking for one minute on one of the topics that they are going to choose by luck, it is appropriate for a conversation class ( beginner- intermediate), I hope you enjoy it, it 's very interesting.
  2. Verb Tenses BoardgameVerb Tenses Boardgame
    Here's another board game I made to get your students into verb tenses. I've used the present simple and present continuous/past simple and past continuous but you can of course use all tenses, it's up to you. I made a rule that one student tells they other student in which tense he/she has to make a sentence. Play it the way you want and of course it's fully editable!Let me know if you spot a ...
  3. Songs To Study English 2Songs To Study English 2
    This Teacher's resource pack contains 16 songs to study (and - I hope - to speak) English. I used them during my lessons, made some corrections and finally decided to share. The structure of the pack is: Teacher's notes for a song followed by a students' page (worksheet). Unlike Songs To Study English 1, you can use more games and other activities with songs. That's why Appendix was added. I ...
  4. Christmas Materials Package 2010: Tons of ActivitiesChristmas Materials Package 2010: Tons of Activities
    Here's a huge 41-page Christmas materials package kindly provided by www.learnwell.fi (also publicly available from their website) that is filled with dozens of ready-to-print Christmas materials, seasonal exercises on vocabulary and grammar, Christmas dialogues and more. Download it and see for yourself - and you won't be disappointed! Merry Christmas! Activities include: Christmas board game ...
  5. Christmas BookletChristmas Booklet
    In this booklet designed for my primary school pupils, who study English for five years, there are some of the most beautiful Christmas songs (Oh Christmas Tree, Jingle Bells, Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer, We Wish You a Merry Christmas, White Christmas, Happy Christmas) and fun activities (color by number, riddle, crossword puzzle, write a letter for Santa, Christmas acrostic write, read and ...

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