13 FREE Motivation
BusyTeacher Home » Motivation

FREE Motivation Worksheets

Filter by Level
NEW
  • Complete Beginner (1)
  • Elementary (3)
  • Pre-Intermediate (7)
  • Intermediate (7)
  • Upper-Intermediate Advanced (3)
  • Exam Level (1)
  • Suitable for All Levels (1)
Clear filters
Filter
Dramatically improve the way you teach:

Make A Word Search:

Create awesome-looking custom word searches in seconds!

Make A Word Scramble:

Instantly create custom word/sentence scrambles for your class!

Make A Double Puzzle:

Generate double puzzles your students will love - hours of fun!

ESL Articles
Rate this Category
5 out of 5, rated by 1 teacher
Sort by: Most Recent | Most Viewed | Rating
Dan Pink – The Puzzle of Motivation – TED Talk Worksheet

Dan Pink – The Puzzle of Motivation – TED Talk Worksheet

  This is a 4-page intermediate worksheet is to accompany Dan Pink's TED Talk on Motivation. It includes discussion questions, diagrams and images to illustrate the concepts. Begin with as ...
1 Views 1,495 IntAdv
BINGO Gorillas

BINGO Gorillas

Valeria
•, Motivation,
  This Bingo game about gorilla's can be used as a warm-up or to close the class. It helps improve the vocabulary. When the children hear a word called out, they look at their bingo c ...
1 Views 1,354 Pre-Int
The Passenger By Iggy Pop, Fill In The Blank Worksheet

The Passenger By Iggy Pop, Fill In The Blank Worksheet

Natalia Juiz
  This worksheet uses "The Passenger", a song by Iggy Pop as a listening exercise. Students have to fill in the gaps and order the lines. It includes a short biography of the artist and a ...
1 Views 898 Pre-IntInt
James Dean

James Dean

Alyona
  This worksheet will help students practice their listening skills and learn some useful vocabulary including set phrases. It can be set as a home task or done in pairs during a lesson. I ...
1 Views 2,219 Pre-IntInt
Creative thinking – Rebus puzzles

Creative thinking – Rebus puzzles

  Get your students' brains ticking with this creative thinking activity: Rebus puzzles are little pictures, often made with letters and words, which cryptically represent a word, phr ...
1 Views 3,074 Elem
Put BusyTeacher in your inbox

Sign up for the BusyTeacher Weekly and be the first to get direct links to our latest teaching articles, worksheets and lesson plans. Goes out to 323,134 subscribers every Wednesday.
See last week's issue.

Vincent By Tim Burton Movie Worksheet

Vincent By Tim Burton Movie Worksheet

Brenda Carolina
  This lesson is based on the short movie Vincent by Tim Burton. It helps with vocabulary and comprehension and includes pre- and while-watching activities. Students match the words to the ...
1 Views 2,755 ElemPre-Int
Sports Analogies Worksheet

Sports Analogies Worksheet

An analogy is a comparison between one thing and another. Students complete each sports analogy by writing the correct word on the blank line. Example: SPRINT is to SHORT as MARATHON is to ____ ...
2 Views 12,148 Elem
Creative Thinking - What Doesn't Belong?

Creative Thinking - What Doesn't Belong?

This worksheet is full of lots of different things, but there are a few that don't belong! Students put a circle around the item that doesn't belong. There are five different things in each box. ...
3 Views 16,013 Elem
Twelve Houses of Halloween

Twelve Houses of Halloween

asunag
•, Motivation,
This is an adaptation of the Christmas song "The Twelve Days of Christmas" that can be used for Halloween with an instrumental version of the original song. I give the students a photocopy or I s ...
1 Views 7,397 BegElem
ESL Vocabulary Card Game - Farm & Wild Animals

ESL Vocabulary Card Game - Farm & Wild Animals

Ellie @ Osito ESL
This 3-page PDF contains 27 game cards to be used as an engaging ESL/EFL game. Best played in groups of eight. The game helps children recall and revise animal vocabulary. It includes farm animal ...
1 Views 6,208 BegElem
Reading Comprehension - What Is A Continent?

Reading Comprehension - What Is A Continent?

Did you know that there are seven continents on Earth? A continent is like a massive piece of land. The seven continents are called: Asia, Africa, Antarctica, Australia, Europe, North America and ...
2 Views 11,024 Elem
Inspirational Oscar Speech – Matthew McConaughey

Inspirational Oscar Speech – Matthew McConaughey

Agnieszka
It is an Oscar Speech for advanced level students. It is a very interesting listening exercise. It is very motivational and inspirational. It includes lots of useful vocabulary. This exercise can ...
1 Views 6,665 Adv
St. Patrick's Day Quiz

St. Patrick's Day Quiz

Paula
Irish Quest - Quiz for students to learn or check knowledge about St. Patrick, Ireland, celebrations around St. Patrick's Day. May be cut to pieces and put in different places in school. Students ...
1 Views 9,733 ElemPre-IntInt
Donald Trump's Speech (Designed for Russian-speaking Students)

Donald Trump's Speech (Designed for Russian-speaking Students)

Alyona
This worksheet will help your students improve their listening skills and grab some useful vocabulary on the topic of politics. It is primarily aimed at adult learners.Thought it was created for R ...
1 Views 7,479 IntAdv
School Subjects - Funny Quotes

School Subjects - Funny Quotes

Ken Kranz
•, , Motivation
I come from a family of educators and have many friends who teach, as well. The attached is one of many "tools" I get asked for around this time of the year (back to school). It is admittedly so ...
1 Views 7,450 IntAdv
Common Sight Words - Complete the Sentence (2)

Common Sight Words - Complete the Sentence (2)

Common sight words are words that need to be recognised on sight. This 'Complete the Sentence' activity will help young students read these difficult words and also write them too. There are ten w ...
1 Views 7,405 Elem
Common Sight Words - Complete the Sentence (1)

Common Sight Words - Complete the Sentence (1)

Common sight words are words that need to be recognised on sight. This 'Complete the Sentence' activity will help young students read these difficult words and also write them too. There are ten w ...
1 Views 8,628 Elem
Vera's Walk To Present Simple/Continuous

Vera's Walk To Present Simple/Continuous

VASILIKI LISMANI
Grammar theory can be very boring, especially for very young learners who struggle to remember the rules. Things can be easier and more meaningful if we present them in a story. Vera's walk in ten ...
1 Views 13,630 Beg
Music Scramble

Music Scramble

Anabella
Find the musical instruments. This is an exercise for beginners that focuses on vocabulary seach. This exercise can be used as a warm up activity. Then students can describe the musical instrumen ...
1 Views 8,036 Beg
Oprah Winfrey Golden Globes Cecil B. DeMille Award Acceptance Speech

Oprah Winfrey Golden Globes Cecil B. DeMille Award Acceptance Speech

Angie Kokolaki
Oprah Winfrey received the Cecil B. de Mille Award at the 2018 Golden Globes and gave an amazing acceptance speech. You can watch it via YouTube. [youtube=http://www.youtube=http://www.youtube.co ...
9 Views 8,864 Pre-IntInt
Common Phrases and Colors with some Spanish Translations

Common Phrases and Colors with some Spanish Translations

Michael Patrick
These exercises were designed with native Spanish speakers in mind covering some basic common phrases. It also covers some basic sentence writing using colors. Everything should be said out loud ...
5 Views 9,246 Pre-IntInt
Mulan Movie Activities

Mulan Movie Activities

BusyTeacher Contributor
Learning English through watching movies is something that makes the process of learning more meaningful to young students. This worksheet incorporates watching and listening activities that have ...
3 Views 19,455 ElemInt
Stop Game

Stop Game

Ronaldo Cardoso
Stop Game is a fun game for students of all ages! Your students have to select a letter to start and write the words of the six different categories (occupation, fruit, food, thing ...
8 Views 70,572 Elem
Movie Worksheet: Red Dwarf Lesson B2-C1

Movie Worksheet: Red Dwarf Lesson B2-C1

Jeremy Wysakowski-Walters
This lesson provides both some comic relief from the tedium of course books as well as comprehension and speaking practice. The worksheet must be used in conjunction with episode one of Red Dwarf, ...
1 Views 12,017 Adv
Drama World Talent

Drama World Talent

Marta
This drama is about a television talent show called World Talent, where contestants from around the world compete to see who is the most talented performer. Each week the contestants perform in fr ...
3 Views 46,478 Pre-Int

Got a great worksheet on Motivation? Tell us about it and become a BusyTeacher contributor!

Submit a Worksheet