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Finding the Main Idea of the Paragraph

Finding the Main Idea of the Paragraph

•Reading
These worksheets gives more or less complete explanation how to define the main idea of the paragraph or a short passage. As a rule main idea materializes in a topic sentence the rest part of the ...
9 Upper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Enviroment

Enviroment

This worksheet develops  students' reading skills by means of different strategies such us prediction in order to complete the text and scanning for getting specific information and fill ou ...
6 Pre-Intermediate
Movie Worksheet: Captain America: The First Avenger

Movie Worksheet: Captain America: The First Avenger

The worksheet includes three activities. It aims at developping reading and listening skills. Using the movie as a support, students should anticipate and fill in the gaps. The missing words are g ...
7 Pre-Intermediate
How to Write a Paragraph

How to Write a Paragraph

this PPP will help you to teach how to write paragraphs: the topic sentence, the body itself and the conclusion. Then, you have the different types of paragraph... You can look for different parag ...
16 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Sports Reading Comprehension Worksheet

Sports Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This is a reading comprehension worksheet for pre-intermediate students on sports related vocabulary.Students are asked to read the text, answer the questions, find out whether the statements giv ...
17 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
The Happy Prince [Test]

The Happy Prince [Test]

This is a test based on the extensive reading "The Happy Prince" by Oscar Wilde.(level 2 or 3) It includes reading comprehension and vocabulary exercises and it can be used after the study of it ...
11 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Inside a Lion, a Poem by Shel Silverstein [PowerPoint]

Inside a Lion, a Poem by Shel Silverstein [PowerPoint]

•, Reading
An illustrated PowerPoint of Shel Silverstein's poem, "Inside a Lion." Humorous, just challenging enough for the intermediate English learner, with all the makings of a good poem, a good read, an ...
9 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Speaking Discussion by Using a Reading Text

Speaking Discussion by Using a Reading Text

•, Reading
This speaking discussion activity has been designed with the aim of helping ESL students practice speaking English freely. By using a reading text as the background for discussion, this activity p ...
11 Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Cinema Reading Comprehension Worksheet

Cinema Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This is a reading comprehension worksheet for pre-intermediate students on cinema related vocabulary.Students are asked to read the text, answer the questions, find evidence for the statements abo ...
11 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Living in Stockholm

Living in Stockholm

This is a text about living in Stockholm( + 3 exercises). Skills to be developed: reading and understanding,work with a dictionary and speaking( answering questions about the text and some ideas f ...
6 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Worksheet

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Worksheet

•Reading
A worksheet that uses the very introduction of the book. Reading and understanding of the text are practised here. It contains such activities like drawing, explaining vocabulary, multiple choice ...
8 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Descriptions of Animals from Argentina

Descriptions of Animals from Argentina

This worksheet was created in order to work with descriptions of animals. It requires prior knowledge related to animals and parts of their bodies. First, I designed three activities in order to p ...
3 Pre-Intermediate
Interesting Facts about Holland

Interesting Facts about Holland

This is a reading activity for Intermediate and Upper Intermediate students. The worksheet includes a vocabulary practice part and a text that follows. In the first part the students are to match ...
13 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Mobile Phones Reading Worksheet

Mobile Phones Reading Worksheet

•, Reading
This is a reading comprehension worksheet about mobile phones for intermediate students who are asked to read the text, answer the questions and write a small composition.
13 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
The Dark Lord Ascending. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

The Dark Lord Ascending. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

•Reading
Here you will find a fragment from the first chapter of the book Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows along with five exercises in which students are not only asked to test their reading comprehen ...
5 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Boston Marathon & Bombing - Article & Questions

Boston Marathon & Bombing - Article & Questions

•Reading
The reading includes both a general discussion about the Boston Marathon and information about the recent bombing. There are seven comprehension questions. Two of the questions can be used as para ...
21 Pre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
The Three Little Kittens, PowerPoint

The Three Little Kittens, PowerPoint

•Reading,
The classic Three Little Kittens nursery rhyme was a big success with my class of adult ESL learners. Using the Internet, I was able to create this PowerPoint, complete with the artwork that made ...
18 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Cultural Differences - Reading Comprehension

Cultural Differences - Reading Comprehension

This worksheet can be used with pre-intermediate students to work with communication, how people communicate and behave according to their culture. It's a lesson prepared for 1 hour 15 minutes and ...
30 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Feeling Ill

Feeling Ill

A worsheet about the topic: diseases/healthy vs unhealthy. Students are asked to read a text about someone's health and then will be asked to answer some questions. As a follow up exercise, studen ...
6 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Algerian School System

Algerian School System

•Reading
It is a worksheet in which there is a table summarizing the algerian school system from primary school till secondary school with a text which a teacher can use  to make questions to be answe ...
1 IntermediateExam Level
A Letter to a Friend

A Letter to a Friend

A worksheet about the topic: disease. Polly has been sick and decided to write a letter to a friend. As follow up exercises, students are asked to answer some questions about the text. Then they w ...
14 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Back to Bed! (Beginner ESL Story & Activities)

Back to Bed! (Beginner ESL Story & Activities)

A story and activities for beginning ESl students. Includes a graphic organizer & comprehension questions. Students in need of extra support can read the article at faiza-raintree.blogspot.com ...
16 Elementary
Water: The Stuff of Life (For Intermediate ESL & Grades 3-5)

Water: The Stuff of Life (For Intermediate ESL & Grades 3-5)

Students develop basic science vocabulary by reading & learning about water. Students in need of  further support can read this article at sciencebyfaiza.blogspot.com. The web page artic ...
11 Intermediate
Routines

Routines

•, Reading
Reading activity to check student´s understanding about routines . This worksheet helps you to practise reading skills and reading comprehension . Besides it helps you to increase students v ...
7 Elementary
Reading Comprehension - The Mary Rose

Reading Comprehension - The Mary Rose

A worksheet prepared for pre-intermediate and intermediate students. It's a reading comprehension about a famous ship, The Mary Rose. The part of the worksheet has been created for a test at a pri ...
15 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate

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