Looking for activities for the whole year with your 8th grade ESL students ? Look no further: this amazing bundle contains 4 complete lessons that will help your students review the main grammar facts: simple present , simple past , present perfect and future.
You will also get everything you need to teach Irregular verbs and organise group work.
Check out each preview file for more details.
Embark with us on a trip to Australia!
Engage your students, right from the beginning with a little quiz and have them learn, step by step, about Australia:
- the geography
- the flag
Engaging activity: your students’ mission is to prepare a trip to Australia. They have won two plane tickets and 5,000 euros. Using different websites, they will have to look for a hotel, activities to do for the 10 days they will stay there.
Final task: they will present their trip to their classmates.
Grammar: students will be encouraged to use the future tense (will)
Skills: reading and listening comprehension
Let’s visit Dublin ! Or let your students explore the city by themselves with these group work activities !!!
They will learn about:
- the geography
- the history and more precisely about the Great Potato Famine
- famous Dubliners
- the Dublin Zoo
- Molly Malone
- Trinity College
Grammar: this lesson will focus on the past tense.
Skills: reading comprehension
Engage your students right from the beginning of the school year with these group work activities.
8 different steps to revise while trying to find who the mystery person is :
- basic questions
- place & date of birth
- understanding directions
Writing activities, oral and reading comprehension activities.
Printer friendly: most pages comes in black and white.
Teacher’s notes (2 pages) and answer key provided for most activities.
Embark with us on a trip to South Africa!
Engage your students, right from the beginning with a little quiz and have them learn, step by step, about South Africa:
- the animals
- the geography
- Nelson Mandela
- the history of South Africa and its flag
Two fictional characters will also lead us in this, from their preparation of their trip to their first article. There is even a blank blog page for them to imagine their own trip !
Grammar: this lesson will focus on the use of the present perfect with many examples provided and reasons for them to use it.
Learn more about the big five and compare these five animals (use of comparatives and superlatives)
Skills : reading and listening comprehension
Passage incontournable lorsque l’on apprend l’anglais: les verbes irréguliers.
Le fichier comprend:
– la liste des 80 verbes;
– des posters et liens vers la prononciation des verbes
– toutes les évaluations
– planning d’apprentissage
– tous les documents (listes + tests) ont été adaptés pour les dyslexiques en utilisant une police spécifique.
Your students can work on their own and test their knowledge with the interactive pdf file and/or you can use the powerpoint to engage the whole class.
Your students will learn about:
- the different countries
- their capitals
- their symbols
A “let’s go further page” includes other information about each country.
IMPORTANT: The powerpoint is not meant to be printed as it’s not A4 format. It’s only for screen display.
It’s editable: I included a page with the same background I used to created the whole powerpoint: all you have to do is add your own information.
IMPORTANT: to work properly, this interactive pdf must be opened on a computer or laptop full screen. It also works on an iPad, opening it with iBooks.
Getting your students to work in groups can be challenging. Don’t worry, I have got you covered : this resource is here to help you succeed.
In this file, you will find:
- posters to print and display in your classroom
- activities based on voice management
- group work role cards