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There Was / There Were Elementary Worksheet

There Was / There Were Elementary Worksheet

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This is a very simple worksheet for teaching or revising  past simple. There are 3 different activities in which students are asked to put the sentences given into the simple past , make ...
10 Elementary
Past Simple Regular and Irregular Verbs

Past Simple Regular and Irregular Verbs

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This is a pretty simple worksheet for teaching the past simple of regular and irregular verbs at elementary level. Students are asked to complete the sentences given with the right form of th ...
12 Elementary
Olympics History

Olympics History

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The brief history of the Olympics, their origin and revival plus some interesting facts about Games. Good for practicing past simple and revision of sport topic. You can read and discuss it in cl ...
11 Complete BeginnerElementary
Creating a Fun Group Story

Creating a Fun Group Story

This has been one of my favorite activities since childhood. A group of ss work in a group to create one story. But each time a student writes something, he/she folds the paper so that the others ...
8 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Early Memories (Phrases and Discussion Statements)

Early Memories (Phrases and Discussion Statements)

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I found topic “Childhood Memories” one of the most heartwarming topics ever. Ss brought their old photos to class and we guessed who is who. Also they took their favorite toys and shar ...
5 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
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What's Your Alibi? Role Play (Past Simple vs Past Continuous)

What's Your Alibi? Role Play (Past Simple vs Past Continuous)

Any kind of “Alibi” game is perfect for practicing past tenses (esp past simple and past continuous). Make up any story that something was stolen at the party at 10 pm last night. You ...
20 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Important Events

Important Events

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I use this worksheet to discuss important events in the history of mankind with my students. There is information about some of them. They read it and decide how important each event is. They are ...
16 Pre-Intermediate
Stories in the Past

Stories in the Past

I use this worksheet to help my students practise telling stories in the past. They have to imagine that something quite unusual has happened to them (they've met a ghost/an alien; won a lottery e ...
10 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Song Worksheet: Begin Again (Simple Past)

Song Worksheet: Begin Again (Simple Past)

A beautiful song on simple past. Teach the past forms of the verbs on the board and ask ss to listen and complete the lyrics using the words. Don't forget to teach the right pronunciation of the w ...
3 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Turkey Information Sheet

Turkey Information Sheet

This is a vacation/holiday activity information sheet about Turkey. It includes sightseeing of three Turkish cities, food & drink, and festival and special events in Turkey. It can be used for ...
8 All levels
Indonesia Information Sheet

Indonesia Information Sheet

This is a vacation/holiday activity information sheet about Indonesia. It includes sightseeing of three Indonesian cities, food & drink, and festival and special events in Indonesia. It can be ...
4 All levels
India Information Sheet

India Information Sheet

This is a vacation/holiday activity information sheet about India. It includes sightseeing of three Indian cities, food & drink, and festival and special events in India. It can be used for an ...
3 All levels
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Past Simple vs Past Continuous

Past Simple vs Past Continuous

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There are 12 slides in this PPT on past tenses. Students have to look at the pictures and decide which tense to use: past simple or past continuous. The PPT is good for revising and practising the ...
24 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Letter Soup to Practice Verbs in the Past

Letter Soup to Practice Verbs in the Past

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This a fun letter soup to practice verbs in past tense. It can be used after you've introduced the past tense and even make a couple of sentences using the verbs in it, change them to negative for ...
4 Complete BeginnerElementaryPre-Intermediate
Verb Tenses: Past Simple Elementary Worksheet

Verb Tenses: Past Simple Elementary Worksheet

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This is a very simple worksheet for revising past simple at elementary level. There are two easy activities in which students are asked to complete the sentences with the right form of the ve ...
10 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Irregular Verbs- Mnemonic Rhyming Groups- Edited 2014

Irregular Verbs- Mnemonic Rhyming Groups- Edited 2014

Learning can be fun with mnemonics. When we were kids, rhyming songs and phrases were some of the gimmicks used to make us remember different things. I hope sorting these irregular verbs into rhym ...
12 All levels
Past Simple and Continuous Gap Fill and Dictation

Past Simple and Continuous Gap Fill and Dictation

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This is a worksheet that focuses on the use of past simple and continuous combined. The first exercise is a gapfill where the students have to write the verb in brackets in past simple or continou ...
3 Pre-Intermediate
When Did You Last…?

When Did You Last…?

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This worksheet is for elementary to pre-intermeidate teenagers or adults practising past simple questions and answers, asking follow up questions and finding students in the class with the same an ...
7 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Writing Nursing Assessment Notes

Writing Nursing Assessment Notes

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This worksheet can be used in preparation for writing nursing workplace documentation. It includes exercises using focused patient care vocabulary, sentence structure and past tense verbs. It use ...
3 Intermediate
Reading Restaurant

Reading Restaurant

These are three people´s opinions about the restaurant called "Captain's table". This reading is good for elementary students practicing simple past. They can also find some adjectives which ...
5 Elementary
Past Simple or Past Continuous

Past Simple or Past Continuous

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In this worksheet students have to complete the sentences with the correct tense (past continuous or past simple). Then they are asked to match the sentences with the pictures. This worksheet is g ...
18 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Song Worksheet: I'm a Knight by Lily Allen

Song Worksheet: I'm a Knight by Lily Allen

This worksheet is based on the song by Lily Allen called I'm a Knight. There are several activities your students can do after listening to the song and watching the video. Students learn the voca ...
6 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Famous People

Famous People

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I use this PowerPoint presentation with groups of young learners at the lessons dedicated to famous people. Students have to make sentences using given information about a famous person and put th ...
9 Complete BeginnerElementary
Movie Worksheet: Pilot (Friends)

Movie Worksheet: Pilot (Friends)

Worksheet about the pilot episode of Friends for intermediate students. Questions about the content, grammar and identification of vocabulary. Students should watch the episode at least one time b ...
2 Intermediate
Song Worksheet: To See What Condition My Condition Was In (Past Simple)

Song Worksheet: To See What Condition My Condition Was In (Past Simple)

It's about V2 forms. There are many verbs and students need to remember and fill in the blanks. My students really enjoyed listening to it. It's an amazing song from the movie "The Big Lebowski." ...
2 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate

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