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  1. Famous People  Charles DickensFamous People Charles Dickens
    Students learn some interesting facts and information about the famous 19th-century writer Charles Dickens, the creator of some of the most well-known fictional characters. This fill-in-the-blank (cloze) activity includes a word bank to help them
  2. Mnemonic Rhyming GroupsMnemonic Rhyming Groups
        Learning can be fun with mnemonics. Irregular verbs, as referenced on this list (colored edited version) of Mnemonic Rhyming Groups can be used to form rhyming songs and to help memorize different things.
  3. Thanksgiving Meal  WorksheetThanksgiving Meal Worksheet
      Use this activity to practice Thanksgiving related vocabulary. Students complete the sentences by filling in the blanks. Words include Thanksgiving dinner, turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, pumpkin pie, and pudding, etc. It can be used to check students' memorizing skills.
  4. The Election Day (USA)The Election Day (USA)
      This text is adapted from the NYT and provides information and language practice for upper intermediate students. It includes two reading comprehension exercises. It can also be read to students as a listening comprehension exercise and used ato improve vocabulary and as a basis for discussion about elections in the students' own country (countries).
  5. Listening/Reading/Writing/SpeakingListening/Reading/Writing/Speaking
      Knowing the experiences of other teachers can be helpful for good class management. Individual differences in a class make a teacher consider many methods of approach. When there is a number and wide range of learners, one teacher's shared experience can make a difference.
  1. Mnemonic Rhyming GroupsMnemonic Rhyming Groups
        Learning can be fun with mnemonics. Irregular verbs, as referenced on this list (colored edited version) of Mnemonic Rhyming Groups can be used to form rhyming songs and to help memorize different things.
  2. Famous People  Charles DickensFamous People Charles Dickens
    Students learn some interesting facts and information about the famous 19th-century writer Charles Dickens, the creator of some of the most well-known fictional characters. This fill-in-the-blank (cloze) activity includes a word bank to help them
  3. Thanksgiving Meal  WorksheetThanksgiving Meal Worksheet
      Use this activity to practice Thanksgiving related vocabulary. Students complete the sentences by filling in the blanks. Words include Thanksgiving dinner, turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, pumpkin pie, and pudding, etc. It can be used to check students' memorizing skills.
  4. The Election Day (USA)The Election Day (USA)
      This text is adapted from the NYT and provides information and language practice for upper intermediate students. It includes two reading comprehension exercises. It can also be read to students as a listening comprehension exercise and used ato improve vocabulary and as a basis for discussion about elections in the students' own country (countries).
  5. Listening/Reading/Writing/SpeakingListening/Reading/Writing/Speaking
      Knowing the experiences of other teachers can be helpful for good class management. Individual differences in a class make a teacher consider many methods of approach. When there is a number and wide range of learners, one teacher's shared experience can make a difference.
  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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