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  1. Hanukkah Worksheet - Research ActivityHanukkah Worksheet - Research Activity
    To celebrate Hanukkah we have created this research activity for students to enjoy. This worksheet was created by PrimaryLeap.co.uk. Hanukkah is the Jewish Festival of Lights and lasts for eight days. It usually falls in late November or December. Jewish people celebrate Hanukkah to commemorate the Miracle of the Oil.
  2. Future (Will, Be Going To & Present Continuous)Future (Will, Be Going To & Present Continuous)
    This sheet works best for introducing and eliciting the rules of future tenses (Will, Be going to and Present Continuous) in terms of decisions made on the spot or in the past and plans. Students read the msgs in the sheet and guess how each tense is used.
  3. Christmas ChatterboxChristmas Chatterbox
    This appeals to all ages, making a Christmas chatterbox. We discuss greetings that are used at Christmas both spoken and written. There are a number on the sheet you can choose from. Students write in their greetings. It is good to use this next step as 'instruction' time and get them to follow you one step at a time using words such as top, corner, fold, crease, flatten out etc. Most students ...
  4. December Calendar and Holiday Coloring PagesDecember Calendar and Holiday Coloring Pages
    This 8-page worksheet contains the calendar for the month of December where you can put important dates and your students' Birthdays (if any), and 7 pages of December symbols and characters that can also be colored by the learners. This resource includes symbols for Kwanzaa and Chanukah as well. Happy Holidays!
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  1. Hanukkah Worksheet - Research ActivityHanukkah Worksheet - Research Activity
    To celebrate Hanukkah we have created this research activity for students to enjoy. This worksheet was created by PrimaryLeap.co.uk. Hanukkah is the Jewish Festival of Lights and lasts for eight days. It usually falls in late November or December. Jewish people celebrate Hanukkah to commemorate the Miracle of the Oil.
  2. Future (Will, Be Going To & Present Continuous)Future (Will, Be Going To & Present Continuous)
    This sheet works best for introducing and eliciting the rules of future tenses (Will, Be going to and Present Continuous) in terms of decisions made on the spot or in the past and plans. Students read the msgs in the sheet and guess how each tense is used.
  3. Essay Writing Made Easy (With Scaffold)Essay Writing Made Easy (With Scaffold)
    The worksheet can be used for ESL or middle and high school. It takes the student through the actual process of writing an essay. It tell the student what should be in an introduction as well as body paragraphs and conclusion. The question can be adapted to any topic.
  4. Song Worksheet: I Heard it through the GrapevineSong Worksheet: I Heard it through the Grapevine
    This is a worksheet to go with the song "I Heard it through the Grapevine" by Marvin Gaye.Includes the following tasks while listening to the song:- Putting the lines in order- Finding the mistake in the line and writing the correct one- Completing the line with full sentence- Moving the underlined word to the correct line1. Hand out the lyrics first and let the students listen to the song onc ...
  5. Believe Me or Not - Queen Elizabeth II (Card game)Believe Me or Not - Queen Elizabeth II (Card game)
    Have you ever wondered why Elizabeth II is so popular? This simple card game will help you to learn more about one of the most popular monarchs of our time. You may use this game as a time filler or at your extra curricular classes. This activity is suitable for group work.
  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. 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. Animal RiddlesAnimal Riddles
    Elementary worksheet consisting of 21 riddles. Students or teams of students read the riddles to each other and the other team has to guess. Focuses on reading aloud, pronunciation, listening, listening comprehension and team work. Enjoy!

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