Wednesday, August 17, 2016

How Tsunamis Work

Here is a TED Ed video about how tsunamis work. Watch the video and do the tasks below.

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Worksheet
Here is a worksheet based on a TED Ed video about how tsunamis work. There is a vocabulary matching exercise and two listening comprehension exercises (gap-fill and True/False). B/W copy and Answer Key provided.



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Sunday, August 14, 2016

The Grasshopper and the Ant



Here is a worksheet based on an animated video of the famous Aesop fable, The Grasshopper and the Ant. There is a grammar exercise to revise reporting verbs and Reported Speech as well as a vocabulary exercise (crossword puzzle). Answer key provided.


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Friday, July 29, 2016

Animal Similes

A simile is a word or phrase that compares something to something else, using the words like or as, for example, a face like a mask or as white as snowWe can use similes to make descriptions more emphatic or vivid.
Animal similes usually compare people to animals. The following exercise will help you revise some of the most common animal similes.

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Worksheet 

Here is a worksheet to help your students revise some of the most common animal similes.


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