Whether you are from Australia or New Zealand or just want to include a cultural lesson in your curriculum, there are
49 AU/NZ worksheets on this page
that can help you plan your lesson. For students outside Australia,
this would be an interesting but challenging lesson
. Since most ESL textbooks are based on American or British English, many students will have never heard Australian slang. The worksheet is structured as a guessing game and a possible answer key has been posted under the comments section of the website. If you do not want too spend a lot of time on an activity such as this, choose just a few words that you feel students are most likely to appreciate and remember. Another example of a
worksheet from this section
has more than twenty pages of material about Australia for elementary and intermediate students. You might feel that not all the exercises are appropriate for your students or lesson but you can pick and choose activities to supplement your own plan. Take a look at the other worksheets posted here before deciding which one you like the best.
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A short, concise description of Australia with some exercises. Includes also superlatives so it's good to practise comparison of adjectives. It can be upgraded with more information or exercises. ...
Students cut the flags and try to properly place them. Then I give them a piece of paper with the answers of the grid and they must fill the grid. Depending on the level of your student you can d ...
Beg Elem Pre-Int
Based on an article I found on CNN, this is a worksheet about Australia's national day ("Australia Day") and the criticism it faces every year. It includes a reading comprehension activity, vocab ...
Maui's Song from Disney cartoon "Moana" with fill-in the gaps exercise. Good as a warm-up activity and may be used as pre- or post- reading activity for the text "Maui makes the sun go slower" fr ...
Elem Pre-Int Int
This worksheet deals with the question of gun control in the US by making use of the very funny comedian Jim Jefferies and his show on gun control. A good lesson sheet for advanced (adult) le ...
Here you can find a country studying worksheet about New Zealand with a crossword and some useful links for online training, including video task and a couple of online tests. There is an answer k ...
This powerpoint presentation helps students to understand a text about Sydney. If they have seen the presentation “A Postcard From Dublin” before, it enables them to write their own po ...
Two texts about Australia to complete with verbs ; passive and active forms , several tenses, to understand what tenses express in time and how or why to use them ( sorry the explanations are in ...
You can teach countries and cities where English is spoken. Pupils will learn how to speak about countries and cities of origin. You can also teach them how to understand someone talking abou ...
This worksheet is about Australia and the Great Barrier Reef. It includes a double puzzle about some animals you can see there, students have to match words with pictures, then they have to unjumb ...
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 ...
This is a power point presentation about Australia, its sights and animals. Mainly it contains colourful photos. You can use it as a supplementary material to make your students acquainted with c ...
This is a simple activity for elementary students when teaching basic facts about Australia. The fauna and flora in Australia is unique so I have chosen a few unique animals to introduce them to t ...
This is a text about New Zealand. Students have to read the text and then complete the table. Then they are asked to match the pictures and the words that are in bald. Hope your students will ...
This is a simple short text about Australia´s geography. First students have to do the guessing activity. After they have done so, they have to read the text and see if the guesses were righ ...
You can divide students into groups. Each student from the same group shall be given one card and read the information on the card. They can help each other within the group. Then the students are ...
Encyclopaedia britannica (britannica.com) informational video on the Australian Outback. Great for introducing your students to Australian geography and accent. Comprehension check - matching exer ...
This is a worksheet for ss to practise superlatives. The topic is Australia, famous public places or buildings. Pupils are asked to write the superlative forms of the adjectives into brackets. Th ...
This sheet is part of a unit on volunteering in New Zealand. It gives students an opportunity to work in a small group to reach a clear understanding of the text, expand their vocabulary and free ...
There are 3 versions of the worksheet for 3 groups of students. The topic of each is an English-speaking country (the UK, the USA, Australia). You may want to supply maps of these countries.Each g ...
The worksheet entitled 'Australia Day' has been prepared in order to get the students familiar with Australia and its regions. It may be used in the classes devoted to culture as well as mastering ...
This is a useful and informative reading worksheet which can also be used as a classroom poster about Australia for pre-intermediate students. The worksheet is available in both colour and black ...
This quiz is both an informative and entertaining activity. It can be played in class or English club school work. All keys provided for all 4 different sections being groupped into Rounds allow a ...
These worksheets are useful for young children. They are for children who started learning English as a second language. The first one is nice to consolidate some English speaking countries. The s ...
Self-Access Learning Materials for EFL Learners Level: Lower intermediate Skill: Reading & Writing Topic: Te Matatini National Festival, New Zealand (Describing events/festi ...
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