Recycling and Revising
Recycling and revising – Take Two!
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worksheets related to this topic for use in the ESL classroom. For your beginner classes, use this
fun revision worksheet
, which includes four different activities to review the alphabet, numbers and colors over the course of two or three class periods. You could also just choose one of the available activities as a warm up, practice, or review activity for your students. Look through the rest of the section to find other great worksheets.
Most of the worksheets in this section focus on reviewing material which is an important thing to do in ESL courses. This is especially important if you plan to build upon previously learned material during a lesson and for students to commit the material to their long term memory. Use your warm up to review material you plan to use in class. This will allow you to see how much students remember and build their confidence before moving on to the introduction of a new topic. Reviewing often throughout the course will help students retain information longer. It is easy to learn something in one lesson only to forget it by the next day so students need constant practice.
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This is a great activity that you can use as a warmer, as a review activity or even as a filler. It can be used in ANY level to practice any tense for affirmative, negative or questions. It's a g ...
A power point presentation to review units 1,2 and 3 of the book Touchstone 2, a Jeopardy game to play. Divide the class in 2 teams and start asking the questions. There are 5 categories: units 1, ...
This power-point presentation is appropriate for elementary students. This is helpful for reviewing numbers, school objects, family and body parts related vocabulary items. Hope you find it useful.
Extensive exercises with comparatives and superlatives. It also contins "some" and "any" with questions, negatives and positives. There is some vocabulary related to autumn and places around town. ...
This is an exam which includes exercises on sense verbs, countable and uncountable nouns, expressions with "have got", when to use "how much / many / a lot of / lots of / too and enough". It also ...
This worksheet is designed for pre-intermediate learners, who are preparing for the first exam of thesecond term. It contains vocabulary work. Hope it will be useful for the teens at your sc ...
One of the great kings of England: common law, scutage and conflict with Thomas Becket. This mind map briefly outlines the great king, his achievements and the conflict with Becket. You can use it ...
A simple mind map about Succession War, its causes, important facts and how it ended up. I use these maps to get a general view of a topic leading to discussion or group work to add details. Mind ...
This infographic depicts most common spelling mistakes English language learners make. You can use it as a classroom poster. In addition, you can use it to revise spelling with your students, or t ...
Pre-Int Int Adv Exam
This speaking worksheet is created as a game for our speaking club, and I think it's a great way to recycle your material and get your students talking at the same time. This game is also a nice t ...
Elem Pre-Int Int Adv
I use this activity for warming up or as a team competition game. It is very fast, it will not take you more than five minutes. I read aloud a line by line and students try to be fast completing t ...
Recommended to children between ages 9-10 . We can use it to recycle vocabulary related to animals, places and objects. It's also used to improve students' skills to observe details and give opini ...
Mind map of William the Conqueror's family tree: it is often difficult to remember both names and the steps that led from a strong king (1066) to the Succession War (1139). This mind map shows the ...
“English Marathon” is an inspiring worksheet based on Kate’s life story. She is an English teacher, a traveler, and a runner. The worksheet can be used as a revision quiz or read ...
Pre-Int Int Adv
This worksheet deals with the verb to be, numbers, articles and some classroom objects. It is a simple review. It is designed for elementary students or beginners. You can add more exercises and u ...
Normally you do not know how to evaluate an oral presentation or oral test. Well, here you have an evaluation chart that I created based on information I got from different places, so that you ca ...
I made these tests to check my students general knowledge. They are not standardized and include cloze and multiple choice exercises. Some did well,some didn't. It checks their knowledge of both l ...
A quick mind map about the Edward the Confessor, the Norman Invasion and the battle of Hastings. The map shows just "headlines" with relevant vocabulary, so students are reminded of the main sub-t ...
This power point consists of adverb collocations exercises, synonyms of words and some vocabulary exercises as well as preposition exercises. It has 10 slides and is connected to the third unit of ...
This is a worksheet based on an interesting and a very informative video "How to Recycle in New York City" instructing New Yorkers on the process of recycling. The worksheet contains two exercises ...
Int Adv Exam
This is a complete worksheet for grade 7 midterm test. It covers several topics such as simple present tense, present continuous tense, and simple past tense, preposition of time (in, on, at ...
This is a test worksheet that I did for my students after two years of studying English. I think it's pretty easy, and could be also great as as a test after summer holidays. There are vocabulary ...
This article details my personal approach to teaching IELTS listening by breaking it down into five strategies which can be applied to all parts of the test. This should be a useful introduction ...
It's a beginning diagnostic test of the school year for the elementry students. It's a general and complete test that lets them have a general revision of three years English learning. It's ...
This worksheet contains a weekly study plan for your students. It covers all the essential skills they need to practice. There are QR code with links for websites they can use in their studies. It ...
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