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Types of cooked eggs power point for intermediate

Students learn the types of cooked eggs and ways to make them in this worksheet. It labels the eggs and shows a nice picture of the finished product.

Verb Tenses Worksheet – Holiday Postcard

  The topic of this Verb Tenses Worksheet is centered around the words of ‘Holidays’. Aside from it teaches Verb Tenses in English and is a useful material for developing students’ Reading and Writing skills. How Verb Tenses Worksheet done: This worksheet has two versions – for male or female. The activity is completing the sentences in 1-10 with the phrases in a-j. Recommended for: This downloadable worksheet is a great resource for business/professional students, high school students, elementary school students and adults at Beginner (pre-A1), Elementary (A1), Pre-intermediate (A2) and Intermediate (B1) level. Preview the Worksheet Download the Worksheet In word format: Editable if you want to add to it. In PDF format

13 Questions (8) – WH and yes-no – Creative cloze DIY (Pair work)

These templates are good for honing your student’s listening and writing skills. These will encourage them to be as creative as possible by making their own set of questions. How it is done: The students should come up with their own set of questions with the first word as the guide to start. Make sure they’re grammatically correct. Identical questions should not be allowed in pairs. Recommended for: This worksheet is recommended for high school students, elementary school students and adults at Beginner (pre-A1), Elementary (A1), Pre-intermediate (A2), Intermediate (B1), Upper-intermediate (B2), Advanced (C1) and Proficient (C2) level. Preview the worksheet Download the WH and yes-no DIY question: In word format: Editable if you want to add to it. Present continuous PDF format

Present Simple Test Worksheet

This printable, downloadable handout is intended for high school students, elementary school students and adults at Elementary (A1), Pre-intermediate

Nature Elements – Land Matching Worksheet

WORKSHEET: Nature Elements – Land Matching This worksheet is a valuable material for developing your students’ Writing skills. Its topic is centered around the vocabulary of Environment. How the land matching worksheet is done: Just find the words that will match the pictures, the choices are below the pictures. Recommended for: The present downloadable worksheet is recommended for high school students, elementary school students, kindergartners and nursery school students and adults at Elementary (A1), Pre-intermediate (A2) and Intermediate (B1) level. Preview the worksheet   Download the Nature Elements – Land Matching Worksheet In word format: Editable if you want to add to it. In PDF format

Present continuous video lesson Mr. Bean

Students love Mr. Bean. He is funny, quirky and makes for a good laugh. If used correctly, video lessons such as Mr. Bean, are great for teaching students different parts of speech. And the great thing about this present continuous video lesson on Mr.Bean, is that it pauses so that student have time to think and write down their sentences. How I taught this video lesson Mr Bean Like my previous lesson on present continuous I had a student who understood the concept well demonstrate for review to the other students. I guided him to get the point across properly without confusing the students who didn’t quite get. Then I said this is a video review for that lesson. See the preview of the worksheet below. Other suggestions Create a word search with the main key words from the worksheet....

Actions in present continuous worksheet

Actions in present continuous worksheet (download link below) for intermediate students. The worksheet has color and works well with B1 to C1 level students. It requires knowledge of gerunds and how to use them properly in a sentence. The worksheets has sentence scramble to make sure students are able to put sentences in the correct order along with a picture that demonstrates the action they are suppose to write about. Then in the second section students are suppose to define the words in their own language. And the last section is a nice and simple word search of the words. The way I taught it I had students come up with some action verbs and I wrote them on the board Then I took a few of the verbs and wrote a sentence using an action that a student was doing in class, for example I took...

Picture Code Game – A Fantastic Warm-up Activity for English Class

A good warm-up activity for English class can be the difference between a good class and a bad class. Everyone knows that first impressions are hard to break. The same goes for your class. How you begin your class sets the tone for the rest of the lesson. If you walk in and start yelling at students right away it not only puts you in a bad mood but the students as well. Not good to start the class right? Good to Read: Class Starter Activity: Animal Association Warm-Up You might want to do this instead –  walk in and stand at the Teacher’s area and be quiet. I often have to do this because my kids, especially the boys, are very rowdy. Then when I am quiet, a few students notice, and when they do, slowly the others do too and so on and so on. This doesn’t work sometimes so ...