Tag Archives: vocabulary

SUMMER TIME

6 Jun

Let’s learn some Summer vocabulary
Download the cards below and you can print two copies to play a matching game:
summer-cards (SOURCE: http://adventuresinspeechpathology.files.wordpress.com/2012/06/summer-cards.pdf)

WHAT CAN YOU DO SONG? (dreamenglish.com)

What’s the weather like today?

31 Oct

PRINTABLE WORKSHEETS

Weather flashcards MES-English

Weather flashcards

Draw pictures of the weather (primary school)

Weather Boardgame- MES English

What’s the weather like? Pair-work,speaking

HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL
Vocabulary Weather (advanced)

Weather Activities- Advanced

PLAY THE GAME (Click the picture below!)

Play with the CAT AND THE HAT….it´s a really FUN game!!

Geography

26 Sep

Geography Vocabulary and Activities

Worksheet geographical features

PROJECT IDEA:  Create a profile about your country and present it in class afterwards.
Geography country profile

“Going Green”-The Environment

5 Jun

Practice your vocabulary here!

Take a quiz on how to save the environment!

play a recycling game! 

VOCABULARY Exercises

Write the correct vocabulary word

1.  _______________________ = things that harm the environment.

2. _______________________=cutting down trees.

3.  ______________________ = rising temperatures all around the world.

4. ______________________ = killing animals.

5. ______________________ = not having enough food to eat.

Translate

1.  We will die of hunger if we don’t find some food.

2.  Leather comes from the skin of an animal.

3.  Many people carry their shopping in plastic bags.

4.  You can recycle your rubbish depending on the material it’s made of.

5.  Global warming is the rising temperatures all around the world.

6.  When many trees are cut down, it’s called deforestation.

7.  Some materials are recyclable such as glass, paper and plastic.

8.  Countries in Africa suffer from hunger.

9.  We save and collect plastic bottles.

10.  We must help protect our environment.


NAME  5 different materials:
_____________________, _____________________, _________________,__________________, _______________________

 

Download Worksheets

Environmental Isuues Vocabulary-Speaking Exercise (eslflow)

Natural disasters- Vocabulary and Speaking (eslflow)

Species in Danger (more advanced)

Environment (advanced) – (TEFL.net)

The Environment and Pollution (Englishclub.com)

READING
READ about Hunting Whales and do activity

READ about Pollution and Cars

Verbs, Adjectives and Nouns

25 May

Here are some woordles with different vocabulary that’s maybe useful for selectividad.  You can study one and try to think of the equivalent words from the other categories.  For example if I see the word “help” on the verb sheet, I must think of how is the noun form “helpfulness” and as an adjective, “helpful.”

 VERBS
Wordle: verbs

NOUNS

Wordle: Nouns

ADJECTIVES
Wordle: Adjectives

Let’s Learn about the Family!

23 May

Let’s sing a song about the family:
Lyrics: my family lyrics 


PLAY some games about the family!

http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/language-games/group-the-words/family

http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/language-games/hangman/family

http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/language-games/paint-the-words/family

Download some Worksheets

Family Words Activity (BBC)

About me- Who Am I? Activity (Starfall)

Do you like reading?
Use this awesome tool to create your own story.  It can be a fairy story, horror story or science fiction story.
http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/make-your-own/story-maker

READ about Lottie and her dad (BBC)
 

Click herehttp://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/short-stories/my-dad

DOWNLOAD THE ACTIVITY THAT GOES WITH THIS STORY: My Dad Activity

Word Formation, Adjectives, Adverbs…

15 May

Word Formation —Do these interactive games online to practice your word formation!

Verb to Noun (Suffixes)

Verb to Adjective

Adjectives to Noun

Compound Nouns

Compound Nouns 2

Antonyms–>
These are the intermediate levels going from easier to more difficult.
Antonym Word Match 

Antyonym Word Match 2

Antyonym Word Match 3

Easier Antonym Activities:
Antonyms

Antonyms2

 

Modifying Adjectives and Adverbs Exercise

http://www.autoenglish.org/gr.modify.i.htm

Adjective Word Order
http://www.autoenglish.org/generalgrammar/adjorderpal/adjorder.html 

Adverbs of Degree

http://www.autoenglish.org/gr.degree.i.htm

Adverbs of Manner
http://www.autoenglish.org/gr.adverbs.i.htm

Adverb PowerPoint click below to see it!
http://www.authorstream.com/Presentation/knewmanster-1421023-adverbs/
 

Word Games

10 May

A great way to improve vocabulary and grammar is to play a fun game!  Here you’ve got some links to some great sites where you can learn.  Hope you enjoy!

 

Sushi Spell from BBC

http://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/freetime/games/sushi-spell

Word Wangling

http://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/freetime/games/word-wangling

Many Games- including vocabulary and grammar! 

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2literacy.html

http://www.everyschool.co.uk/english-key-stage-2-words.html

Scramble-Saurus- different categories such as Sports, Science and Geography

http://www.funbrain.com/scramble/index.html

Young Kid English Games

http://www.funbrain.com/kidscenter.html

Daily Routines

2 May

Daily Routines Vocabulary:

5-7 year olds– Check out Nash’s Adventures

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/digger/5_7entry/4.shtml

You can save and print the pictures with the daily routine vocabulary.  Later, kids can glue each one on the worksheet below with the time they do that activity.

Review telling time here: http://www.maths-games.org/time-games.html

Play this fun/interactive board game with Willy the Watchdog (telling time) http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/willy/willy.html

Daily Routine Games!!
-Listen to the words and repeat.  This game’s got matching, dictation and fill in the blanks:
http://www.learningchocolate.com/content/daily-routine-1
http://www.learningchocolate.com/content/daily-routine-2

MEC Daily Routine Games:
http://www.mes-games.com/dailyroutines.php 

What do you do everyday?  Listen to the questions and respond : “Yes, always” OR “No, never”

http://tv.mes-english.com/dailyroutines_qa.php

DOWNLOABABLE WORKSHEETS- Daily Routines (These four worksheets are in order by difficulty, the first one being the easiest)

daily routines1

daily routines 2

daily routines 3

daily routines 4

Phrasal Verbs

29 Apr


Here´s a list of phrasal verbs with the Spanish definition.  A good way to study is to write sentences in each box and make sure you understand the meaning.

For example:

Catch on: tener éxito–> The smart phone is catching on fast, almost all of my friends have one.

Check out the BBC’s website to play a phrasal verb game:
http://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/en/english-grammar/verbs/phrasal-verbs

Autoenglish.org has a bunch of activities, you can check out the “top” phrasal verbs with interactive activities or also review the explanations of others.
http://www.autoenglish.org/picnic.htm
http://www.autoenglish.org/phrasals/writingphrasalverbs.htm

Learn with cartoons!

http://eslus.com/LESSONS/GRAMMAR/PHRASALS/Pv.htm

 

Memory Game:
http://eslus.com/LESSONS/GRAMMAR/PHRASALS/memory/memorygame.html

Fill in the blank with missing preposition

http://www.esltower.com/GRAMMARQUIZ/GRAMMAR/phrasalverb%20prepositiongapfill/phrasalverb%20prepositiongapfill.html