Elementary-Level Worksheets

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Title
What do you think of driverless cars?
Target Structure
Reading, Vocabulary and Discussion
Level
Upper-Elem / Pre-Intermediate
Time
60 minutes
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Description
There are lots of stories about self-driving cars in the news in the last few years. This worksheet brings the topic to your lower-level classes.

'Driverless Cars' has a vocabulary matching exercise, followed by three short gap-fill vox pops. The lesson continues with comprehension questions, exercises to personalise the target language and finally discussion questions.

Your students will learn (or review) vocabulary including:

reliable
not keen (on something)
commute
can't wait
...and more

This worksheet is designed for upper elementary or lower-intermediate level classes.


 


 

Title
Watching the Rio Olympics
Target Structure
General Lower Level
Level
Upper Elementary / Pre-Intermediate
Time
30 + minutes
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Description
With the Rio Olympics about to begin, we have updated our 'Watching the Olympics' worksheet so that it's ready for the 2016 games.

Following the lead-in, there is a short conversation practicing some common lower-level expressions, including:
  • interested in
  • favourite
  • can't wait
  • and more...
The conversation is followed by practice exercises, giving your students the opportunity to personalise the language.

The lesson rounds off with some simple discussion questions. Which events will your students watch? How many medals will their country win?

This worksheet is a great way to bring the Olympics to your lower-level classes!

 


 

Title
That's my brother!
Target Structure
Possessives, Basic Family Questions
Level
Elementary
Time
45 minutes
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Description
This worksheet reviews possessive pronouns, the possessive 's' as well as basic personal questions.

It's a great lesson for personalising: your students can show some family photos from a smartphone and get their classmates to ask questions.

You can use the lesson to teach useful expressions such as 'who's that on the left / right / in the middle'?

Following the lead-in, there is a simple conversation, a question-answer matching exercise, controlled practice and personalisation.

This worksheet is written for elementary-level classes. It's a great way to get your lower-level students speaking at length.

 


 

Title
How was London?
Target Structure
Modifiers (really, pretty, not very etc.)
Level
Elementary
Time
45 minutes
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Description
This low-level worksheet will build your students' confidence with adjectives - and in particular the use of modifiers to give more nuanced descriptions.

Following the lead-in, there is a simple conversation with questions about a recent trip to London. Modifiers used include:

  • very
  • pretty
  • not very
  • not at all

Your students will have lots of speaking practice of the target language, including a mixer activity, where they will ask and answer questions with their classmates about a recent trip.

This worksheet is written for elementary-level students.

 


 

Title
Infinitive of Purpose Crossword
Target Structure
Infinitive of Purpose
Level
Elementary to Intermediate
Time
20 minutes
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Description
Do your students need a fun way to learn to express purpose?

This worksheet looks at 'Infinitive of Purpose' ('I went to the supermarket to buy some bread..' etc.)

There is a gap fill crossword - each student has half the information. They can then give clues to their partner - e.g. 'I went here to borrow a book'.

This crossword is written for upper-elementary and lower-intermediate level classes.


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