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  1. Constitution Day in RussiaConstitution Day in Russia
    The worksheet includes 4 short texts about Constitution Day in Russia and 10 exercises. Most of the exercises are based on the texts, but some of them are also connected to the topic "The Political System of the Russian Federation." It was made for 16-18-year-old college students, but it can also be used at school. The exercises are quite simple, so if you teach more advanced students, you'll ...
  2. Christmas Sweets - Team Names for Group ActiviitesChristmas Sweets - Team Names for Group Activiites
    These cards can be printed out and used to divide your students into teams for any kind of classroom activity."Christmas Sweets" groups include: 1. Jelly Beans2. Candy Canes3. Cupcakes4. Lollipops5. Marshmallows6. Cookies7. DonutsI'm pretty sure, your students will love these cute and yummy pictures!
  3. Christmas Prepositions - Listen And Draw LinesChristmas Prepositions - Listen And Draw Lines
    This is a listening worksheet. Your students have to listen to the audio and draw lines. There is one example. You can practise Christmas vocabulary and prepositions of place. You can find the audio file here:  https://english-portal.com.ua/holidays/Christmas-group1-1-1
  4. Christmas Trivia Video & WorksheetChristmas Trivia Video & Worksheet
    This super fun worksheet is linked with a YouTube video that contains Christmas/winter/holiday themed questions. A great warm up and way to get your students into the holiday season, build and review vocabulary, create a fun atmosphere and change things up a bit.
  5. The Legend of SantaThe Legend of Santa
    A fun lesson about the Legend of Santa talks about the history of Santa Claus. This lesson is linked to a YouTube video and was made specifically for building vocabulary, improving listening skills, conversation and lots more. A great way to get students into the festive holiday mood and talking about stories of mythical people.
  1. Christmas Sweets - Team Names for Group ActiviitesChristmas Sweets - Team Names for Group Activiites
    These cards can be printed out and used to divide your students into teams for any kind of classroom activity."Christmas Sweets" groups include: 1. Jelly Beans2. Candy Canes3. Cupcakes4. Lollipops5. Marshmallows6. Cookies7. DonutsI'm pretty sure, your students will love these cute and yummy pictures!
  2. Christmas Prepositions - Listen And Draw LinesChristmas Prepositions - Listen And Draw Lines
    This is a listening worksheet. Your students have to listen to the audio and draw lines. There is one example. You can practise Christmas vocabulary and prepositions of place. You can find the audio file here:  https://english-portal.com.ua/holidays/Christmas-group1-1-1
  3. Constitution Day in RussiaConstitution Day in Russia
    The worksheet includes 4 short texts about Constitution Day in Russia and 10 exercises. Most of the exercises are based on the texts, but some of them are also connected to the topic "The Political System of the Russian Federation." It was made for 16-18-year-old college students, but it can also be used at school. The exercises are quite simple, so if you teach more advanced students, you'll ...
  4. Christmas Trivia Video & WorksheetChristmas Trivia Video & Worksheet
    This super fun worksheet is linked with a YouTube video that contains Christmas/winter/holiday themed questions. A great warm up and way to get your students into the holiday season, build and review vocabulary, create a fun atmosphere and change things up a bit.
  5. The Legend of SantaThe Legend of Santa
    A fun lesson about the Legend of Santa talks about the history of Santa Claus. This lesson is linked to a YouTube video and was made specifically for building vocabulary, improving listening skills, conversation and lots more. A great way to get students into the festive holiday mood and talking about stories of mythical people.
  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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