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School Uniform Reading Comprehension

School Uniform Reading Comprehension

Reading Comprehension is about a debate on school uniform. Students read and answer the multiple-choice questions. Some people think that the debate about school uniform is just about whether ...
3 Pre-Intermediate
The Battle of Marathon - Reading Comprehension

The Battle of Marathon - Reading Comprehension

•Reading
The battle of Marathon is one of the earliest recorded battles in history. After the Ionian Revolt in 499BC the Persians and their king Darius wanted to conquer Greece. Students are asked to ...
5 Elementary
Water Pollution - Reading and Speaking

Water Pollution - Reading and Speaking

This ppt contains a text for reading as a stimulus for speaking. The topic is water pollution, it includes many pictures and at the end there are suggestions for the teacher what to do with this p ...
7 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Movie Worksheet: Workaholism

Movie Worksheet: Workaholism

This worksheet is to be used while listening to the BBC 6mn English programme about workaholism (link provided at the top of the page). It is then followed by a questionnaire from Workaholic Anony ...
10 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Can't Quit

Can't Quit

Reading comprehension, read the passage then answer the questions that follow. The passage is about a man trying to quit smoking. Succeeds for a few days, but in the end goes back to his old habit ...
6 Intermediate
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Healthy Life Expectancy Is Shorter in the UK Than Abroad

Healthy Life Expectancy Is Shorter in the UK Than Abroad

A text dealing with health and five different tasks for advanced students. 1) True/ False sentences; 2) Answer questions about the text in your own words; 3) Rephrasing; 4) Find synomys; 5) A topi ...
8 Upper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Reading Text B1 History of Pizza

Reading Text B1 History of Pizza

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It is only a reading text about history of pizza. It is appropriate for intermediate students. You formulate some questions about the text and give it your students. The text has been simplified t ...
8 Intermediate
Waiting for Godot - Ready Made Questions

Waiting for Godot - Ready Made Questions

•Reading
52 detailed questions on the plot. The file also provides the link to the web page with the plot. This easily editable .doc file is not colourful or cute looking, but it is the content I wanted to ...
2 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Read about Cristiano Ronaldo

Read about Cristiano Ronaldo

Read about Cristiano Ronaldo, his career and his family and things that had made him a great soccer player and known all over the world. This has a activity for beginner and elementary studen ...
6 Complete BeginnerElementary
Song Worksheet: All Is Full of Love by Björk (Passive Voice)

Song Worksheet: All Is Full of Love by Björk (Passive Voice)

A nice way to introduce the passive voice using one of the best songs ever written (I'm a Björk fan). There are additional exercises to practice some key expressions found in the song, readin ...
6 Pre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
The Most Extraordinary Jobs

The Most Extraordinary Jobs

The worksheet contains 8 short stories for reading about the most extraordinary jobs, teacher’s notes and discussion questions. I used it as a piece of interesting information while talking ...
33 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Reading Dreams

Reading Dreams

This worksheet deals with the topic of dreams. It does not focus on any grammatical aspect in particular. It consists of a fill-in the blanks listening about analyzing dreams that I adapted from h ...
11 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
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The Mystery of "Nasca Lines" (Listening/Reading Activity)

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Nasca Lines are one of the greatest mysteries in the world. The worksheet offers you pictures for guessing the story and meaning of these lines using modals of deduction; a running dictation; list ...
11 Pre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Mother's Day

Mother's Day

•, Reading
This is a very simple and brief reading worksheet about Mother's Day. You can use it before talking about Mother's Day in class and it will help children to compare this holiday with the similar o ...
4 Complete BeginnerElementary
Mr. Yes and Mr. No Rhyming Poetry Worksheet

Mr. Yes and Mr. No Rhyming Poetry Worksheet

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The title of this poem is 'Mr. Yes and Mr. No'. This activity is great for practicing rhyming. Students must read through the poem and underline the correct missing word in brackets to complete ea ...
7 Elementary
Jonathan Livingston Seagull, Part 1 by R. Bach

Jonathan Livingston Seagull, Part 1 by R. Bach

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“Jonathan Livingston Seagull” by Richard Bach is an inspirational story for people who follow their dreams. The book itself is not more than about 40 pages long and consists of three p ...
4 Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Who Are the Media?

Who Are the Media?

This worksheet has been created for classes of students studying for a technical degree. It is meant to help them learn more about the various sources that are used in their exam. They often deal ...
4 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
The Hunger Games Basics. Power-Point

The Hunger Games Basics. Power-Point

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This power-point presents some basic (background) facts about Suzanne Collin's novel. It is meant to draw the attention of students - who have read the first part of the book - on some points. As ...
3 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Reading Worksheet: The Princess and the Tin Box by James Thurber

Reading Worksheet: The Princess and the Tin Box by James Thurber

Who wins the hand of the Princess in marriage? An entertaining parody great for grades 5, 6, and 7. Students will enjoy filling missing details and predicting whom  the princess shall choose ...
6 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Reading Comprehension - Alexander Graham Bell

Reading Comprehension - Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell was born on the 3rd March, 1847. Teach your students some interesting facts about one of the most famous inventors of all time with this reading comprehension. Students read ...
9 Elementary
Frankie's Funny Ear for Phonics

Frankie's Funny Ear for Phonics

•, Reading
I wrote it around Christmas time  for my students to read a simple story with ear sounds. It talks about a reindeer having an earache. The reason for the earache is explained, but I didn't ex ...
2 Elementary
Cold Weather Survival Tips

Cold Weather Survival Tips

This worksheet is a reading activity created as one of the tasks in winter English speaking camp. It’s quite informative and deals with the question how to survive/keep warm in cold weather. ...
4 Pre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
The Story of Man. Cavemen & Modern Men

The Story of Man. Cavemen & Modern Men

The worksheet contains a brief history of evolution, a brainstorming activity, discussion questions, a story for dictation (dictogloss) and additional pictures to be used. The focus is the differe ...
8 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Pizza History

Pizza History

•, Reading
This worksheet is about the history of pizza making. Most students enjoy eating pizza so this should generate some interest. Students will try to understand vocabulary without a dictionary and lea ...
12 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Professional Small Talk Conversation Comprehension

Professional Small Talk Conversation Comprehension

This worksheet was designed to help a student going to a professional conference. It presents an example conversation that might happen and comprehension questions to draw students' attention to t ...
7 Upper Intermediate and Advanced

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