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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 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
The Hunger Games Basics. Power-Point

The Hunger Games Basics. Power-Point

Reading
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 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced Exam 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-Intermediate Intermediate
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
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Frankie's Funny Ear for Phonics

Frankie's Funny Ear for Phonics

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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-Intermediate Intermediate Upper 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 Elementary Pre-Intermediate Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Pizza History

Pizza History

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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 Elementary Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
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
Olympics History

Olympics History

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 ...
9 Complete Beginner Elementary
Non-fiction Book Talk

Non-fiction Book Talk

This is a worksheet that students need to keep with them while reading a non-fiction book in order to prepare their oral presentation. When reading one of the books from the series http://www.barn ...
2 Elementary
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Crime Mystery

Crime Mystery

Who is the criminal? An engaging jigsaw reading comprehension mystery. It is an excellent role play reading best for upper-high intermediate who find working in groups an enjoyable activity. The i ...
6 Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Reading Comprehension - Abraham Lincoln

Reading Comprehension - Abraham Lincoln

Help your students learn some interesting facts about Abraham Lincoln with this reading comprehension. In 1831 he moved to Illinois and worked as a surveyor, storekeeper and postmaster while he st ...
7 Elementary
Reading Comprehension - John F. Kennedy

Reading Comprehension - John F. Kennedy

Presidents Day is on the 17th February so why not help your students learn some interesting facts about John F. Kennedy with this reading comprehension. Students read the passage and answer the mu ...
11 Elementary
Reading Comprehension - George Washington

Reading Comprehension - George Washington

Presidents Day is on the 17th February so why not help your students learn some interesting facts about George Washington? When was he born? When did he become the president of the United States? ...
10 Elementary
Reading Comprehension - Air Balloon

Reading Comprehension - Air Balloon

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This resource was designed for primary/elementary children. Who invented the air balloon? Two French brothers Joseph and Jacques Montgolfier, born in Annonay, France, were the inventors of the fir ...
6 Elementary
Reading Comprehension - The Wheel

Reading Comprehension - The Wheel

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Who invented the wheel? This page includes information about who invented the wheel. This resource was created for primary/elementary children. Students are asked to read through this article and ...
8 Elementary
Reading Comprehension - Australian Wildlife

Reading Comprehension - Australian Wildlife

Almost half of the world's population of marsupials are found only in Australia. Marsupials include koalas, kangaroos, wombats, possums, and bandicoots. This reading comprehension includes some in ...
4 Elementary
Famous People - Reading Comprehension: Charles Dickens

Famous People - Reading Comprehension: Charles Dickens

Reading
Charles Dickens was born on 7 February 1812. He was an English writer and created some of the world's most memorable fictional characters. This reading comprehension has been created for prim ...
10 Elementary
Conservation of Species - Reading Activity

Conservation of Species - Reading Activity

This is a reading activity that I have used with my pre-intermediate students. It contains a semi-authentic newspaper article in the first page and a few comprehension questions as well as a pairw ...
5 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Reading Reminder

Reading Reminder

This printable is very useful if you want kids to keep track on how many books they have read so far in the school year. The circle on the left allows you to write the number and on its right is a ...
2 Elementary
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz -Word Cloze

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz -Word Cloze

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Students read a brief summary of the classic, "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" and must choose the correct word in the sentences. Students are introduced to this classic piece of literature and also ...
3 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
The Notebook- The Present Simple Tense

The Notebook- The Present Simple Tense

Students read a summary of Nicholas Sparks' book, "The Notebook" and must check the verb tense. The summary is meant to be written in  present simple, but some verbs are in a different tense ...
3 Upper Intermediate and Advanced
The Bridge to Terabithia - Spelling Check

The Bridge to Terabithia - Spelling Check

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This worksheet is a brief summary of the book, "The Bridge to Terabithia". Students must find the spelling mistakes and make the necessary corrections. An answer sheet is included so students ca ...
2 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced

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