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Title
A Halloween Party
Target Structure
Invitations
Level
Upper-Elementary, Lower-Intermeidate
Time
40 minutes
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Description
Help your students with the language of invitations with this halloween party themed lesson.

Your students will learn expressions including:

* would you like to
* that sounds great / I'd love to
* the more the merrier
* I'm going as (a vampire)
* and more!

The lesson opens with a lead-in where your students tell each other about a recent party.

This is followed by a mix-and-match with students finding the two halves of sentences which will be used in the dialogue.

Following the dialogue, there are comprehension questions, and role-plays, with students going around the room, inviting and accepting invitations to halloween parties.

This worksheet is written for lower-level classes.

 


 

Title
Do you watch TV very much?
Target Structure
Adverbs of Frequency / Present Simple
Level
Elementary
Time
60+ minutes
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Description
This worksheet combines a review of adverbs of frequency (often, never, occasionally etc.) with a conversation about TV viewing habits.

It's also a great way to review Present Simple questions and build some up-to-date vocabulary.

Vocabulary covered includes binge watch, dramas, comedies, classics, subscribe and more.

Following the lead-in, there is a question-gap-fill reading, vocabulary-building exercises, grammar analysis and discussion.

This worksheet is great for elementary-level students looking to improve their confidence.

 


 

Title
The History of the World Cup
Target Structure
Discussion, Vocabulary, Fluency
Level
Upper Intermediate +
Time
60+ minutes
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Description
Boost your students' vocabulary and fluency with our World Cup themed reading worksheet.

Following the lead-in, there is a short reading on the history of the tournament. Your students will learn vocabulary including 'inaugural', 'boycott', 'pundit' and more.

Following some vocabulary consolidation exercises, the worksheet rounds off with discussion questions on the World Cup.

 


 

Title
The New Enemy: Plastic
Target Structure
Reading, Discussion, Vocabulary
Level
Intermediate / Advanced
Time
60 minutes
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Description
There have been a lot of stories in the new recently about the environmental costs of plastic. Get your students talking about it!

This worksheet has a lead-in quiz, followed by a short reading, vocabulary building exercises and discussion.

It is written for intermediate levels and above.

 


 

Title
What do you do at New Year?
Target Structure
Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary
Level
Lower-Intermediate
Time
45 minutes
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Description
How do people celebrate New Year around the world?

This worksheet has three themed mini readings, with speakers telling us what they do at New Year.

Following a lead-in and gap-fill reading, there are vocabulary building exercises and discussion.

The discussion is in two parts. The first reviews expressions from the text (allowing your students to personalise the language). The second half is themed to New Year.

This worksheet is written for lower-intermediate level students.



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