Intermediate Level

Intermediate

#MeToo

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Lesson plans and materials for discussing the #metoo campaign in intermediate level (B1) English classes, yr 9 and above in ...
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Aboriginal People

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The contents of this Theme Page have been approved by an Aboriginal scholar. WARNING: Some of the videos show pictures ...
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At the Restaurant, 6-8

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page about going to a restaurant with lesson plans for intermediate (A2) students, year 6-8 in Swedish Compulsory ...
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Beauty and Physical Appearance, 8-9

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page about beauty and physical appearance with lesson plans for intermediate (A2.2.-B1) students, year 8-9 in Swedish Compulsory ...
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Bob Dylan

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Theme page Bob Dylan This theme page presents lesson materials about the life and production of Bob Dylan, the winner ...
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Brexit

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page about the UK leaving the EU. Most of the links are from the time Boris Johnson was ...
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Climate Crisis

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about Climate Crisis incl. Global Warming but not other environmental issues, suitable for A.2.2 - B.2 level ...
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Crime 5-9

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
This theme page about Crime and Mystery presents lesson plans and materials for intermediate level (A2-B1), year 5-9 in Sweden ...
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Crime B1

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
This theme page about Crime and Mystery presents lesson plans and materials for intermediate level (B1), year 9 and above ...
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Digital Citizenship

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
This theme page presents materials for learning about Digital Citizenship, suitable for various levels (A2-C2). Related Page: Digital Tools Background The ...
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Endangered Animals 4-9

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about endangered animals with lesson plans for elementary/intermediate students (A1.2 - B1), year 4-9 in Swedish Compulsory ...
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English Conquers the World

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about how the English language spread around the world for elementary and intermediate students (A1.2 - B1), ...
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Cinderella

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Story is about an ill-treated girl who, with the help of her fairy godmother, travels to a ball in a pumpkin coach. She flees the ball at midnight and loses her glass slipper. A prince, who has fallen in love with her, finds her lost ...
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Fairy Tales, in General

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page with lesson plans and materials about less well-known fairy tales for all levels. More Fairy Tales: Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, ...
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Little Red Riding Hood

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Story is about a young girl, who meets a wolf on her way to grandma. The wolf decides to get there first. From then on, the story has many ...
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Rumpelstiltskin

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Story is about a miller, who lies to the king, telling him that his daughter can spin straw into gold. The king calls for the girl, shuts her in a tower room filled ...
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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Story is about a girl, whose stepmother has a magic mirror that tells her she is the fairest in the land. One day the mirror names Snow White as ...
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The Emperor’s New Clothes

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Story tells of an Emperor who cares for nothing but new clothes. He hires two swindlers who promise him the finest suit of clothes. It will be made from a fabric ...
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Black History – Civil Rights

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page about the black people's struggle for their civil rights in the US in the 60's with the leadership of Dr Martin Luther King Jr. Related Pages: Slavery, ...
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British History: Robin Hood

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about the story of Robin Hood, who robbed the rich to give to the poor, suitable for yr 5-9 in Sweden (A2-B1) Warm-up Robin Hood and Little ...
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British History: Stonehenge

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about the mysterious stone circle, Stonehenge, suitable for intermediate level A2 students, yr 6-9 in Sweden. Warm-up Ylvis - Stonehenge [Official music video HD] [Explicit lyrics] - ...
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British History: Vikings

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page about myths and facts of the notorious Vikings, suitable for intermediate level (A2-B1) students, yr 7-9 in Sweden Warm-up BBC HISTORY - Vikings on Vimeo (2:31)https://vimeo.com/39594231 The ...
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Colonisation of Australia

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about the Colonisation of Australia with lesson plans and materials for intermediate level students (A2.2 -B1), year 8-9 in Sweden Related themes: Colonisation of North America, English ...
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Colonisation of North America 8-9

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about the Colonisation of North America with lesson plans and materials for intermediate level students (A2.2 -B1), year 8-9 in Sweden Related themes: Native Americans 7-9, Thanksgiving ...
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English Conquers the World

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about how the English language spread around the world for elementary and intermediate students (A1.2 - B1), year 5-9 in Sweden Related topics: English Speaking Countries, London, New ...
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Holocaust – Let Us Never Forget

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page to work with the Holocaust in order to Never Forget, suitable for elementary and intermediate level students, A2.2 - B1 Related Themes: Tolerance, Racism, The USA Now ...
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King Henry VIII

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Lesson plans and materials about King Henry VIII for intermediate students (A2.2-B1), suitable for CLIL and cross-curricular learning Related Themes: Elizabeth I, The Tudors Warm-up Henry VIII's Six Wives - YouTube ...
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Queen Elizabeth I

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Lesson plans and materials about Queen Elisabeth I for intermediate students (A2-B1), suitable for CLIL and cross-curricular learning Related Themes: Shakespeare's Life, Shakespeare's Work, The Tudors, Henry VIII Warm-up Daughter ...
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Salem Witch Hunt

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about the 17th-century Witch Hunt in Salem, MA, with lesson plans and materials for intermediate level students (A2 -B1), year 7-9 and Eng5 in Sweden Related theme: ...
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Slavery

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about slavery in America, suitable for intermediate level (A2.2-B1) students, year 8-9 in Sweden. Related Page: Modern Slavery Warm-up Slavery Introduction for Young Students - YouTube (2:22)https://youtu.be/MRSj8NIlBxUConstructed ...
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, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

(Chris) Ashton Kutcher

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Ashton Kutcher Speech – Teen Choice Awards (HQ) – YouTube (4:19)https://youtu.be/FNXwKGZHmDc

(High Quality) Encouraging words from an unlikely source. Someone in Hollywood finally telling our kids (and whoever else is listening) 3 keys in life.

"Weird Al" Yankovic – Word Crimes

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

“Weird Al” Yankovic – Word Crimes – YouTube (3:45)https://youtu.be/8Gv0H-vPoDc

“Weird Al” Yankovic’s new album “Mandatory Fun” – Fun song to start any grammar lesson with

007’s Secret to Saving the World

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Pierce Brosnan’s Secret to Saving the World | Speech | Goalcast – YouTube (5:07)https://youtu.be/dE4LTsbaBWkFrom bullied to James Bond, this is the story of Pierce Brosnan, and how YOU have the power to change the world through your passion

10 Must-Listen True Crime Podcasts

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
10 Must-Listen True Crime Podcasts | Mental Flosshttps://www.mentalfloss.com/article/87242/10-must-listen-true-crime-podcastsThey’re all addicting. True crime has been a compelling feature of television for decades and now, it’s hard to remember a time when true crime podcasts weren’t all the rage.

100 free short English stories for ESL learners


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

100 free short English stories for ESL learnershttps://www.rong-chang.com/qa2/

For each story there is a choice of two recordings to listen to. Good stories, but the activities are difficult to manage for a class. Best done individually (Year 7-8)

12 fun speaking games

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Edutopiahttps://www.edutopia.org/discussion/12-fun-speaking-games-language-learnersEvery teacher has faced the struggle of encouraging students to speak. Here’s a list of fun activities to get your students talking.

21 Must-Use Reading Activities

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

21 Must-Use Reading Activities For Your Language Lessonshttps://theidealteacher.com/21-must-use-reading-activities-for-your-language-lessonsReading activities for all language lessons, including pre-reading & post-reading tasks to get students focused and in the zone for learning your language.

24 Must-Share Poems

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

24 Must-Share Poems for Middle School and High School – WeAreTeachershttps://www.weareteachers.com/24-must-share-poems-for-middle-school-and-high-school/

Poems for middle school and high school students can be tricky to nail. You want to inspire creativity, not yawns. Here are a few that will do the trick.

40 Excellent Short Stories For Middle School

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

40 Excellent Short Stories For Middle Schoolhttps://www.rethinkela.com/2014/05/40-excellent-short-stories-for-middle-school/

Middle school is a funny place. Students can be mature and insightful one minute, obtuse and petulant the next. Yet even the most resistant scholar will enjoy a good story.

5 Lessons To Live By

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

5 Lessons To Live By – Dr. Wayne Dyer (Truly Inspiring) – YouTube (11:39)https://youtu.be/dOkNkcZ_THA

Wayne Dyer 5 Principles: 1. When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change. 2. There are no justified resentments 3. What you think is what you become 4. Be open to everything and attached to nothing 5. Don’t die with music still in you.

5 tips for impressive Public Speaking

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
5 tips for impressive Public Speaking – YouTube (10:01)https://youtu.be/NINQjgyMEwI

5 tips for impressive Public Speaking – Speak with confidence | Personality Development

8 traits of successful people

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
8 traits of successful people – Richard St. John – YouTube (7:17)https://youtu.be/NOl0v54DaXo

Ten years of research and 500 face-to-face-interviews led Richard St. John to a collection of eight common traits in successful leaders around the world.

A Series of Unfortunate Events

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events Trailer – YouTube (1:41)https://youtu.be/XWB1HGnA3tA

Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) Trailer. Jim Carrey as the uncle of three orphaned children. Hilarious. (103 min)

A Time to Kill

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Time To Kill – Trailer HD – YouTube (2:30)https://youtu.be/7hfTnum9fVA

Official trailer for “A time to kill” (1996), a k a “Jury”. Sandra Bullock, Samuel L Jackson, Mathew McConaughey, Ashlee Jud and Kevin Spacey.

A Valuable Lesson For A Happier Life

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Valuable Lesson For A Happier Life – YouTube (3:05)https://youtu.be/SqGRnlXplx0

This is by far one of the most valuable lessons for a happier life. After reading the story by Steven Covey I decided to produce this video to share the message

Aesop’s Fables Interactive Book

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Words to the Wise: Aesop’s Fables Interactive Book | Read.gov – Library of Congresshttp://read.gov/aesop/index.htm

The Aesop for Children interactive book is designed to be enjoyed by readers of any age. The book contains over 140 classic fables, accompanied by beautiful illustrations and interactive…

Alice in Wonderland

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Alice in Wonderland.nethttp://www.alice-in-wonderland.net/Discover Lewis Carroll’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’: background info, pictures, full texts, story origins, literary analyses, webshop, and more.

Alice in Wonderland

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Alice in Wonderland Archives – Storynoryhttps://www.storynory.com/category/classic-authors/alice-in-wonderland/

The reading of Alice brings out the subtlety and irony of the a clever little girl lost in a topsy-turvy world.

AllNovel.net

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Best books of all time – Read Novels Onlinehttps://allnovel.net/

A list of the best books of all time, fiction and nonfiction best sellers. These top-selling books span multiple centuries, covering many genres and original languages.

America’s Funniest Home Videos

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
America’s Funniest Home Videos – YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/user/AFVofficial

Welcome to the OFFICIAL “America’s Funniest Home Videos” channel on YouTube! AFV is America’s longest-running funny video television program.

American Literature


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
American Literaturehttps://americanliterature.com/

Short Stories for High School and for Middle School

An Education

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

An Education Official Trailer – YouTube (1:55)https://youtu.be/qn9IMe5jmf0

In the post-war, pre-Beatles London suburbs, a bright schoolgirl is torn between studying for a place at Oxford and the rather more exciting alternative offer

Awesome Stories


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Awesome Storieshttps://www.awesomestories.com/

Some students prefer factual stories to imagined ones (yr 9)

Big City Small World


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Big City Small Worldhttp://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/en/big-city-small-world

A series with short listening activities about some young people in London.

Book Report Questions

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Reader Response Questions and Prompts for Fiction and Nonfictionhttps://www.dailyteachingtools.com/reader-response-questions.html

Reader Response Questions: These prompts give students focus and purpose as they respond in writing to fiction and nonfiction they have read

Books all children should read


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Books all children should readhttps://www.tes.com/news/school-news/breaking-news/100-fiction-books-all-children-should-read-leaving-secondary-school-{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}E2{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}80{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}93

100 fiction books all children should read before leaving secondary school – according to teachers

Books for Reluctant Readers

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Perfect Book for Every Type of Reluctant Reader in Middle Schoolhttps://www.weareteachers.com/the-perfect-book-for-every-type-of-reluctant-reader-i-see-in-middle-school/

I love reluctant readers. Finding the right book for them is like waiting for the long, skinny brick in a game of Tetris when you have the perfect spot.

Chase Your Dream

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Les Brown – Chase Your Dreams – YouTube (6:31)https://youtu.be/jXsmRg9RbIU

Growing up labeled ‘educable mentally retarded’ didn’t set Les Brown up for much. But young, ready and hungry, Les Brown recounts how he scored his dream job.

Chat Stations

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Chat Stations for Class Discussion – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/eFUL4yP0vqo

Chat Stations is a discussion framework so simple you can use it tomorrow to liven up your instructional routine.

Class Discussion Strategies

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Big List of Class Discussion Strategies | Cult of Pedagogyhttps://www.cultofpedagogy.com/speaking-listening-techniques/Here they are: 15 formats for structuring a class discussion to make it more engaging, more organized, more equitable, and more academically challenging.

Classic Books Interactive

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Classic Books – Read.govhttp://read.gov/books/

Turn the pages to explore bygone eras, time-honored tales and historical narratives. Adventure awaits in these classic books online.

CommonLit

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

CommonLit https://www.commonlit.org/

Free Reading Passages in all literary and nonfiction genres for grades 3-12. Common Sense Privacy Evaluation

Creative Writing Journal Prompts

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Creative Writing Journal Promptshttps://www.superteacherworksheets.com/journal-prompts.html

This page contains creative journal writing prompts for students. Super Teacher Worksheets also has thousands of writing worksheets and printable activities.

Creative Writing Prompts

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Creative Writing Prompts Part One [1-50]http://busyteacher.org/creative_writing_prompts_part_one.html

Showcase of our creative writing prompts. A unique collection of fresh, one-of-a-kind writing ideas. Take your writing lessons to the next level!

Diary of a Football Detective

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Diary of a football detectivehttps://medium.com/national-literacy-trust/diary-of-a-football-detective-week-one-1cfd56531f38

14-year-old football detective Danny Harte watches England v Slovakia. – Great read for 7th-graders who are into football

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

For ESL English Language Learnershttp://esl-bits.net/ESL.English.Learning.Audiobooks/Wimpy.Kid/preview.html

It’s a new school year, and Greg Heffley finds himself in middle school, where smaller kids share the hallways with bigger kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving. Teaching Guide Wimpy Kid Club

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw – A Videobook – YouTube (50:41)https://youtu.be/E_o6xkCBOU0

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw is a novel written by American author and cartoonist Jeff Kinney, the third book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series.

Do you believe in me?

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Dalton Sherman Keynote speech – YouTube (8:04)https://youtu.be/hMe8Nil2i20

Watch this 9 year old student, Dalton Sherman, grab the attention of 20,000 adults and hold them in the palm of his hand.

Don’t Eat the Marshmallow – Yet!

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Joachim de Posada: Don’t eat the marshmallow! | TED Talk (5:47)https://www.ted.com/talks/joachim_de_posada_says_don_t_eat_the_marshmallow_yet

In this short talk from TED U, Joachim de Posada shares a landmark experiment on delayed gratification — and how it can predict future success. With priceless video of kids trying their hardest not to eat the marshmallow.

Dream Reader Academic English


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Dream Reader Academic Englishhttp://dreamreader.net/Lesson/academic-english/

Interesting Reading Comprehension texts with a quiz. Choose the right level from Beginner (yr 6+) to Advanced (yr 9+)

Elementary podcasts


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Elementary podcastshttp://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/en/elementary-podcasts

Three series of podcasts with activities; 1-2 are 24 min each, series 3 is 10 min each

Elizabeth Smart about finding her power

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Elisabeth Smart about Finding her Power Back (4:32)
https://www.facebook.com/dailygoalcast/videos/676785466030684/

Today, one of her captors was released from jail. This is Elizabeth Smart’s message about being at peace with her past and finding her power back.

English Club ESL videos

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

ESL Videos | EnglishClubhttps://www.englishclub.com/esl-videos/index.htm

Welcome to English Club ESL Videos, where you’ll find a growing collection of short films and video clips, some with subtitles, quizzes and classroom materials. (Year 9)

English Club Listen to News

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Listen to News | EnglishClubhttp://edition.englishclub.com/category/listening-news

Each Wednesday, EnglishClub publishes a short audio news report in easy English. With this resource you can practise your listening, reading, writing and even speaking.

English e-books

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

English e-Readerhttps://english-e-reader.net/

graded readers ebooks – best choice to learn English. Download the audio for free! Signing in required for reading online.

English Language Listening Library Online

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

English Listening Lesson Library Onlinehttp://elllo.org/

Learn English Naturally! Listen to over 2,500 free lessons featuring speakers from around the world. All lessons come with audio or video, a quiz and script. ESL teachers and students can choose English lessons from beginner to advanced!

English Test Store


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

English Test Storehttps://englishteststore.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=11403&Itemid=310{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}3f

Free English Reading comprehension tests and exercises online 1:1 and downloadable in three levels

ESL Conversation Questions

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

ESL Conversation Topicshttps://www.eslconversationquestions.com/english-conversation-questions/topics/

Looking for conversation questions to match your topic? Look no further, take a look at our long list of topic-based conversation questions.

Famous Failures

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Famous Failures – YouTube (2:58)https://youtu.be/zLYECIjmnQs

Inspiring video on persevering no matter how many times you fail

Film English


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Film Englishhttp://film-english.com/

Lesson plans revolving around the use of video and film to teach English. Registering encouraged.

Finding Your Element

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Sir Ken Robinson NEW Interview TEDtalk – YouTube (7:11)https://youtu.be/NovXvi0obls

Conn Jackson interviews Sir Ken Robinson on his new book. Super insightful interview on passion and purpose.

Fluent – The ESL Challenge Game

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
FLUENThttp://www.roadtogrammar.com/fluent/

Test Your Knowledge of English, a game for ESL learners

Freaky Friday

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Freaky Friday trailer – YouTube (2:29)https://youtu.be/UShtvCen6So

Freaky Friday movie trailer starring Lindsay Lohan and Jamie Lee Curtis. Nice family movie.

Free Rice Vocabulary Practice

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Play online, learn online and feed the hungry | Freerice.comhttp://freerice.com

Play online, learn online and feed the hungry. For every correct answer you choose, 10 grains of rice are raised to help end world hunger through the World Food Programme.

Freedom Writers

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Freedom Writers Official Trailer! – YouTube (2:28)https://youtu.be/Hbjiw9EP4HQ

It’s 1994 in Long Beach, California. Idealistic Erin Gruwell is just starting her first teaching job, that as freshman and sophomore English teacher

Fun Grammar Games

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Fun Grammar Games for Kids – Free Interactive Exercises & Practice Activities Onlinehttp://www.funenglishgames.com/grammargames.htmlEnjoy these fun grammar games for kids. Find a range of free interactive exercises and practice activities that are perfect for helping students learn English.

Fun Spelling Games

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Fun Spelling Games for Kids – Free Practice Activities Onlinehttp://www.funenglishgames.com/spellinggames.htmlCheck out these fun spelling games for kids. Help children improve their spelling with a range of free interactive practice activities that they will enjoy.

Fun Word Games

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Fun Word Games for Kids – Free Puzzles & Online Activitieshttp://www.funenglishgames.com/wordgames.htmlCheck out a range of interactive games that include crosswords, word searches, hangman, puzzles, word scrambles and more. Choose an activity, complete the challenges and have fun learning English…

Funbrain e-Books


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Funbrain e-Bookshttps://www.funbrain.com/books

See also banner below. Find Diary of a Wimpy Kid” and “Galactic Hot Dogs” for a reluctant reader to enjoy. ”

Go all the way

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Go All The Way (motivational) – YouTube (2:17)https://youtu.be/xPwKm1evTLQ

“If you’re going to try, go all the way. Otherwise, don’t even start. This could mean losing girlfriends, wives, relatives and maybe even your mind.”

Go Ask Alice

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Go Ask Alice – Anonymous | Adlibris Bokhandelhttps://www.adlibris.com/se/bok/go-ask-alice-9781416914631

A teenager whose life is dominated by her drug problems recounts in her diary her experiences from her indoctrination into the world of drugs to three weeks before her death.

Goodnight, Mr. Tom

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Good Night Mr.Tom Book Trailer – YouTube (1:22)https://youtu.be/1ugNGFsaKWc

Goodnight Mister Tom is a 1998 film adaptation of the book of the same name by Michelle Magorian. (Wikipedia)

Grammar Practice


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Grammar Practicehttps://speakspeak.com/english-grammar-exercises

A variety of free English grammar and vocabulary practice exercises in three levels.

Grammar video clips

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Grammar: Your or You’re? – YouTube (1min)https://youtu.be/pjAJswDB14s

In this video, you’ll learn more about when to use “your” and “you’re” correctly in American English. A watchlist of appr. 1-min clips.

Gratitude

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Gratitude | Louie Schwartzberg | TEDxSF – YouTube (9:55)https://youtu.be/gXDMoiEkyuQ

Nature’s beauty can be easily missed — This stunning time-lapse photography, accompanied by powerful words from Benedictine monk Brother David Steindl-Rast, serves as a meditation on being grateful for every day.

Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Growth Mindset vs. Fixed Mindset – YouTube (5:03)https://youtu.be/KUWn_TJTrnU

There are two types of mindsets we can cultivate. One that embraces problems as opportunities to learn, and one that avoids them – Growth mindset explained with drawings

Holes by Louis Sachar

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

For ESL English Language Learnershttp://esl-bits.net/ESL.English.Learning.Audiobooks/Hoyo/preview.html

“Stanley Yelnats and his family have never had anything but bad luck, so it’s not really a surprise to him when he is falsely accused and convicted of theft. Reading Guides

Homeless to Harvard

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Homeless to Harvard Full Movie – YouTube (1:27:17)https://youtu.be/pGe3u5rLGQc

It’s a heart touching story of an inspiring person named Liz Murray. Watch it, and feel it. Thank you.

Homeless Valedictorian

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Never Give Up: The Homeless Teen Who Is Graduating the Head of the Class – YouTube (2:09)https://youtu.be/e5iEhd-hW_k

Valedictorian at First Coast High School in Jacksonville, Florida, with a message of hope, “Never give up.”

How Do We Learn

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
After watching this, your brain will not be the same | Lara Boyd | TEDxVancouver – YouTube (14:24)https://youtu.be/LNHBMFCzznE

In a classic research-based TEDx Talk, Dr. Lara Boyd describes how neuroplasticity gives you the power to shape the brain you want.

How to Actually Find Your Purpose

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
How to Actually Find Your Purpose | Tom Bilyeu | Goalcast – YouTube (4:19)https://youtu.be/WO1onAijq88

Tom Bilyeu talks about the day he suddenly realized that everything he had worked for was all for nothing.

How to Disagree With People

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Kid President Is Over It! – YouTube (5:09)https://youtu.be/ghk-nDJB3Tk

Let’s treat people like they are PEOPLE, people! There’s a lot of disagreeing going on in the world right now. So, it’s time to teach us kids how to disagree.

How to Fight Through the Worst of Times

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

How to Fight Through the Worst of Times (7:01)https://www.goalcast.com/2018/05/22/michael-crossland/

Raw, real and truly life-changing, Michael Crossland shares his harrowing account of surviving cancer as a baby.

How to Flourish in Your Writing

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
How to Flourish in Your Writing / Writing with Natalie Goldberg / Creativity-Portal.comhttp://www.creativity-portal.com/articles/natalie-goldberg/flourish-in-your-writing.html#.XEW4pVz0lhE

AN EXCELLENT WAY to feel fully free and really flourish in your writing is to develop a sweetheart inside you that encourages you and, most importantly, counteracts your monkey mind or inner editor or critic.

How to know your purpose

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
How to know your life purpose in 5 minutes | Adam Leipzig | TEDxMalibu – YouTube (10:33)https://youtu.be/vVsXO9brK7M

Adam Leipzig has overseen more than 25 movies as a producer, executive and distributor. and has produced more than 300 stage plays and live events.

How to make #BookSnaps

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

#BookSnaps w/Snapchat – YouTube (4:02)https://youtu.be/9U6NVv84DD8

R.E.A.L. Talk w/Tara M. Martin Episode 29 #BookSnaps with Snapchat – How-To Video Snapchat Privacy

How to Sound Smart in a TEDx-talk

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

How to sound smart in your TEDx Talk – YouTube (5:55)https://youtu.be/8S0FDjFBj8o

A brilliant 5-min lesson about speaking to an audience | Will Stephen | TEDxNewYork

How to start a presentation

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
How to start a presentation – YouTube (3:27)https://youtu.be/LrjlW00kkws

How to start a presentation is just as important as the ending of one. Your opening often determines how long the audience will “tune in” to your presentation

How to Succeed


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

How to Succeed (0:55)https://youtu.be/hS5CfP8n_js

Motivational short video – How to succeed – cartoon

How to Un-Stub Your Toe on the Nail of Life

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
How to Un-Stub Your Toe on the Nail of Life | Eric Bailey | Goalcast – YouTube (3:42)https://youtu.be/VbbU4g3ifSQ

In this new incredible Goalcast speech, Eric Bailey delivers a passionate plea to all those sitting on nails, struggling in life, and complacent with their circumstances.

How to Write an Essay

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
How to Write an Essay – TeacherVisionhttps://www.teachervision.com/how-write-essayEncourage students to follow the step-by-step directions for writing an essay.

IELTS Listening Practice Tests

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Free IELTS Listening tests – IELTS-uphttp://ielts-up.com/listening/ielts-listening-practice.html

Listening test similar to Swedish National Tests, but easier. Numbers 7 and 9 recommended (yr 7-8)

Improve Your Public Speaking Skills

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Improve Your Public Speaking Skills – YouTube (6:44)https://youtu.be/zJkMZwAXWbY

Impromptu Guru is proud to present this sampling of 60 Second Guru videos. Free example video.

Infosquares Reading

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

ESL READING COMPREHENSION TESTS for ESL students,
http://www.infosquares.com/readingcomprehension/index.html

44 sets of English reading comprehension quizzes. The text document opens in a new tab. 1:1, but easy to copy on paper.

Infosquares.com


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Infosquares.comhttp://www.infosquares.com/eslvideo/

Movie trailers. Watch 1 min., answer questions. Watch again.

Inspirational Short Stories


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Inspirational Short Storieshttps://www.inspirationalstories.eu/

Inspirational stories that encourage us to seek for our dreams and never give up, teach us to notice the magical beauty of life,

Jonathan Livingston Seagull

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Jonathan Livingston Seagull, narrated by Richard Harris (Full/Hi Quality) – YouTube (45:43)https://youtu.be/8COt1n3jDqA

The tale of Jonathan Livingston Seagull, the bird determined to be more than an ordinary gull, determined to find a reason for living-determined to be free.

Jury – A Time to Kill

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

For ESL English Language Learnershttp://esl-bits.net/ESL.English.Learning.Audiobooks/A.Time.to.Kill/preview.html

The life of a ten-year-old girl is shattered by two drunken young men. The mostly white town of Clanton in Mississippi reacts with shock and horror at the inhuman crime. Until her black father takes justice into his own hands.

Kid President: Fear

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Kid President presents THE SCARIEST THING IN THE WORLD – YouTube (5:05)https://youtu.be/x9SwbLN-OvY

75{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0} of Americans are more afraid of speaking in public than they are of dying… yes, DYING. WHAT?!? But you know what we should all really be afraid of?

Lawrence’s remix Good Times!

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Lawrence’s remix Good Times! – Present & Continuous! – YouTube (3:33)https://youtu.be/zimcloUsRjY

Fluency! Dance your way to learning English! Lawrence continues to go ‘disco’ in dealing with the present continuous in his adaptation of the hit ‘Good Times…

Lead by example, with hope never fear

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Michelle Obama ‘Lead by example, with hope never fear’ – YouTube (2:49)https://youtu.be/QOFa0f_CyeA

Michelle Obama has urged young people to work hard and get a good education, in her final speech as US First Lady.

Learn With News

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Learn With Newshttps://learnwithnews.comLearn English With News in three levels – with vocabulary and comprehension questions.

LearnZillion

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

ELA instructional videos: WriteAlong and more |https://learnzillion.com/resources/99926-ela-instructional-videos-writealong-and-more/

Interactive WriteAlong videos for targeted writing and grammar interventions, as well as other short (3-10 minute) videos intended for teacher and student use focused on targeted concepts and skills. Organized by topic. Common Sense Privacy Evaluation

Lessons on Movies


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Lessons on Movieshttp://www.lessonsonmovies.com/

Free Handouts, MP3s & Online Quizzes on Film English

Lisa Kudrow: I Got Fired From Frasier

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Lisa Kudrow: I Got Fired From Frasier (3:00) https://www.goalcast.com/2017/09/26/lisa-kudrow/

Lisa Kudrow delivers a commencement speech about overcoming adversity and believing in yourself regardless of the circumstances because it all happens for a reason.

Listening Master

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Listening Master – LingualNethttp://lingual.net/game/listening-master/

Game with listening tasks and questions, intermediate suits yr 9, beginner yr 7-8

Listenwise 30-Day Trial

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Listening Comprehension, Listening that sparks learning | Listenwisehttps://listenwise.com

Listening Comprehension, Listening that sparks learning | Basic account free, 30 days trial for update

Literacy Shed

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
THE LITERACY SHED – Splashhttps://www.literacyshed.com/

A website for teachers filled with ideas for literacy teaching using visual resources such as film, animation, photographs and picture books.

Lord of the Flies

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Lord of the Flieshttp://esl-bits.net/ESL.English.Learning.Audiobooks/Lord.of.the.Flies/preview.htmlWilliam Golding’s compelling story about a group of very ordinary small boys marooned on a coral island has become a modern classic. Introducing Lord of the Flies in the Classroom

Lyrics Gaps

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Lyricsgaps.com https://www.lyricsgaps.com/

Learn Languages Online – Exercises Listening – Fill in the gaps

Lyrics Training

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Learn Languages with Music Videos, Lyrics and Karaoke!https://lyricstraining.com/

Enjoy learning languages for free playing with the music videos and filling in the lyrics of your favorite songs.

Mark Zuckerberg


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Mark Zuckerberg (32:00)https://youtu.be/BmYv8XGl-YU

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Commencement Address 2017

Matilda by Roald Dahl

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Matilda (trailer) – YouTube (2:17)https://youtu.be/VfJAvIA9aJY

Matilda is an American fantasy children’s film based on the book by Roald Dahl. 94 min.

 

Mouse Trap Survivor

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Mouse Trap Survivor Cheese Commercial – YouTube (1:28)https://youtu.be/VcSBO8YAnTQMouse Trap Survivor Cheese Commercial JUS WATCH THE SURPRISE IN THE END, THIS IS NOT ANIMAL ABUSE

My English Pages

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Reading Comprehension Resources for EFL and ESL Learnershttp://www.myenglishpages.com/site_php_files/reading.php#.VB1yAvm1xcbDevelop your reading skills. The texts cover a variety of topics, fulfilling every student’s needs. Read these texts and do the comprehension questions.

 

Newsela Classroom Content


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Newselahttps://newsela.com/

News articles in 5 levels – Authentic content from the most trusted names. 10 new texts published every day.

Nick Vujicic – Attitude is Altitude.com

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Nick Vujicic – Attitude Is Altitude.com – YouTube (45:36)https://youtu.be/84Kj3BfHQuI

Nick Vujicic is an Australian preacher and motivational speaker. A highly thought-provoking and inspirational talk for teens

Novel12 – Books Online Free

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Books Online Free – Novels Online – Novel12https://novel12.com/

Read books online free from your Pc or Mobile. More novels online: romance novels, fantasy novels …

Number The Stars

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Number The Starshttp://esl-bits.net/Novellas.for.ESL.Students/Number.the.Stars/preview.htmlIt is 1943, and to Annemarie Johansen, life in Copenhagen is a complicated mix of ordinary home and school life, food shortages, and the constant presence of Nazi soldiers.

Opening Lines

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

21 of the Best Opening Lines in Children’s Books – WeAreTeachershttps://www.weareteachers.com/21-of-the-best-opening-lines-in-childrens-books/

We’ve gathered the best opening lines books for kids or young adults have to offer. Idea: Ask students to continue the story before revealing the title.

Outsiders

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

For ESL English Language Learnershttp://esl-bits.net/ESL.English.Learning.Audiobooks/Outsiders/preview.html

No one ever said life was easy. But Ponyboy is pretty sure that he’s got things figured out.

Overcoming Obstacles


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Overcoming Obstacles (4:22)https://ed.ted.com/lessons/there-s-no-dishonor-in-having-a-disability-steven-claunch#watch

Steven Claunch, who was born without fingers on his right hand and with one leg shorter than the other explains why obstacles can provide an opportunity to both inspire others and develop character

Pay It Forward, Trailer

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Pay It Forward – Trailer – YouTube (2:20)https://youtu.be/A4rXdJkg1mQ

Social studies teacher Eugene Simonet (Kevin Spacey) gives his class an assignment: look at the world around you and fix what you don’t like.

Pep Talk from Kid President to You

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

A Pep Talk from Kid President to You – YouTube (3:27)https://youtu.be/l-gQLqv9f4o

We all need a little encouragement every now and then. Kid President, knowing this, has put together a video you can play each morning as you wake up

Pobble 365

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Fairytale endinghttp://pobble365.com/fairytale-ending/

Pictures and scaffolding questions to inspire writing

Pobble 365

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Opening Doorshttps://www.pobble365.comOne picture. One teaching resource. Every day

Poems to Heal the Heart

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Poems to Heal the Hearthttps://upliftconnect.com/words-to-break-you-and-put-you-back-together-again/A collection of touching poems by Rupi Kaur that delve deeply into love, loss, trauma, healing and womanhood.

Powerful Presentation Skills: Body Language

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Powerful Presentation Skills: Body Language – YouTube (4:19)https://youtu.be/y4O5szBzIA0

Your effectiveness as a speaker is directly related to your ability to invoke emotion and interest through the use of nonverbal communication.

Precious, Trailer

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Precious (2009) Official Trailer #1 – Lee Daniels Movie HD – YouTube (2:54)https://youtu.be/06ZF3zw1gHs

In New York City’s Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction.

Pursuit of Happyness

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Pursuit of Happyness Trailer [HQ] – YouTube (2:34)https://youtu.be/89Kq8SDyvfg

An American biographical drama film based on Chris Gardner’s nearly one-year struggle with homelessness.

Randall’s ESL Cyber Listening Lab


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Randall’s ESL Cyber Listening Labhttp://www.esl-lab.com/index.htm

Short listening activities with 5 questions on 3 levels; easy (7), medium (8), difficult (9).

Randall’s Video Snapshots

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Randall’s Video Snapshots: For ESL/EFL Studentshttp://www.esl-lab.com/videoclips.htm

Similar to Randall’s ESL Listening site but with talking videos instead of dialogues.

Ray, Trailer

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Ray – Trailer – YouTube (2:47)https://youtu.be/X1rJvSF3l6k

Jamie Foxx stars as the one-of-a-kind innovator of soul, Ray Charles, who overcame impossible odds and humble beginnings to become an extraordinary music legend

Read, Listen and Learn

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Read Listen Learn | Graded readers with audiohttps://www.readlistenlearn.net/en

Reading and listening practise for English learners. Illustrated stories and articles at 5 levels with glossaries and audio. 100 free.

Reading Comprehension Tests, yr 7

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Readinghttp://www.5minuteenglish.com/reading.htm

RC tests, most with vocabulary, text and true/false questions. 1:1, but easily copiable on paper.

 

Reading Comprehension Worksheets, yr 8

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Reading Comprehension Worksheets K12 – ESL – TOEFL – IELTShttp://www.grammarbank.com/reading-comprehension-worksheets.html

Improve your reading comprehension skills while learning new facts from interesting passages. ESL, TOEFL, IELTS, 2nd 3rd 4th 5th grade, K12 readings

Reading Comprehension, yr 8

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Reading Comprehension – Free Worksheetshttp://www.rhlschool.com/reading.htm

Reading Comprehension Featuring free reading comprehension worksheets for teachers to copy for their kids. – Read a short paragraph and answer vocabulary questions. Best done with paper copies.

ReadWorks

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
ReadWorkshttps://www.readworks.org/

Assign articles and research-based reading comprehension to your students completely free. Registration required.Privacy

Rehearsing Vocabulary


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Rehearsing Vocabularyhttps://friskhome.se/rehearsing-vocabulary/https://friskhome.se/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/word-exercises-abbr.pdf

WebEnglish.se has compiled a list of vocabulary activities to help teachers leave the bilingual lists behind. Click on the pic for Do’s and Don’ts and the title for the list.

Roald Dahl, Matilda


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Roald Dahl, Matildahttps://www.adlibris.com/se/bok/matilda-9780142410370

Suits year 8, but even stronger year-7 students. A film version is available at Amazon.co.uk

Rockford’s Rock Opera


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Rockford’s Rock Opera (60 min)http://www.rockfordsrockopera.com/music/chapter1.asp

A nice story with music to listen to online. Part 1 free. Suits year 7, but may be difficult for some

Say It In Six

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Six Word Memoirs Home – Six-Word Memoirshttp://www.sixwordmemoirs.com

How to write six-word memoirs. Registering required. Suggestion: Let the students choose the most important word of their lives and then write a 6-word sentence.

Senior Monitor Jake Bailey’s Speech

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Senior Monitor Jake Bailey’s Speech – YouTube (18:50)https://youtu.be/P9G1Swk26ac

Senior Monitor Jake Bailey’s Speech at the 2015 Christchurch Boys’ High School Prize Giving. (The Original Video)

Serial Podcast

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Episode 01: The Alibi – Serialhttps://serialpodcast.org/season-one/1/the-alibi

A potential alibi surfaces … and then disappears again, at the worst possible time for Adnan’s case. – A series of podcasts (appr. 50 min each) telling a story about the disappearance of a high-school student.

 

SKAM Austin

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

SKAM Austin https://www.facebook.com/SKAMaustin/videolist/460926760995481/

SKAM Austin follows Megan’s life as a sophomore at Bouldin High. Follow the story through weekly videos.

Slumdog Millionaire

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE – Trailer – YouTube (2:05)https://youtu.be/AIzbwV7on6Q

From Danny Boyle, director of Trainspotting and 28 Days Later, comes the story of Jamal Malik, an 18-year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai.

Speech Example, Thomas Suarez

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A 12-year-old app developer | Thomas Suarez – YouTube (4:40)https://youtu.be/Fkd9TWUtFm0

Speech Example: 12-year-old Thomas Suarez taught himself how to create video games. He is now using his skills to help other kids become developers.

Spell It Word Game

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Spell Ithttps://www.merriam-webster.com/word-games/spell-it

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

Spellaroo

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Spellaroohttps://www.funbrain.com/games/spellaroo

Suitable for grades 4 – 8, SpellaRoo lets you help the kangaroo with his spelling by choosing the misspelled word in each sentence.

Stone Cold


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Stone Cold (10min x 3)https://youtu.be/Gj3e9XtRGbs

A film based on the book, in three parts, 10 min each.

Stories in Sand by Kseniya Simonova

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Kseniya Simonova – YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Kseniya+Simonova

Idea: Show one of Kseniya Simonova’s sand stories and have your students write it down in words

Student e-books

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Student-Made E-Books: A Beautiful Way to Demonstrate Learning | Cult of Pedagogyhttps://www.cultofpedagogy.com/student-e-books/Need a fresh idea for the end of a unit? Instead of writing a paper or doing presentations, have students create PDF e-books they can enjoy and share for years.

Suli Breaks – Why I Hate School But Love Education

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Suli Breaks – Why I Hate School But Love Education – YouTube (6:07)https://youtu.be/y_ZmM7zPLyI

As the cyclical and seemingly never ending debate about education rages on, the topic – somewhat ironically, often poses more questions than it provides answers.

Talk English Listening

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Intermediate Listening English Lessons with Native English Speakershttps://www.talkenglish.com/listening/listenintermediate.aspx

Intermediate Listening Lessons have straight forward questions and answers but with longer dialogs. If you listen, you should be able to clearly hear the answer from the audio file.
Advanced Lessons

Talking Cards


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Talking Cardshttps://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Talking-Cards-4573470

574 cards with discussion questions to copy, cut and laminate. TpT $5 Advice: Choose before Use

TED talks

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Lingorank.com: English listening exercises and tests with selected talkshttps://lingorank.com/

Great talks to improve your English listening and vocabulary skills, while learning about interesting topics | Lingorank.com

TEDEd lessons


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

TEDEd lessonshttps://ed.ted.com/lessons

Short videos with animations and activities on year 7-9 level

Tell Your Mum


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Tell Your Mum (4:38) https://youtu.be/WI0Twlt1aek

The Simple Message from a Wrestler Brought This Middle School Class to Tears

The benefits of a bilingual brain

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The benefits of a bilingual brain – Mia Nacamulli | TED-Ed (5:03)https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-speaking-multiple-languages-benefits-the-brain-mia-nacamulli

Mia Nacamulli details the three types of bilingual brains and shows how knowing more than one language keeps your brain healthy, complex and actively engaged.

The Bully

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Bully Trailer Official 2012 – YouTube (2:13)https://youtu.be/2393JZxbiKc

Bully is a 2011 documentary film about bullying in U.S. schools. Directed by Lee Hirsch, the film follows the lives of five students who face bullying on a daily basis.

The Diary of Anne Frank

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Anne Frank The Whole Story Official Movie Trailer – YouTube (1:15)https://youtu.be/r6OPtrp6Nds

✡ Anne Frank ✡ The film was based on the personal diary of Anne Frank, a Jewish girl who lived in hiding with her family during World War II. (Wikipedia)

The Five W’s

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Five W’s | Hugh Fox IIIhttps://foxhugh.com/communication/the-five-ws/

The Five W’s is an idea borrowed from journalism. Good reporting covers the 5W’s of every story: Who? What? When? Where? Why?

The Ghost Hunter

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Ghost Hunter (2000 CBBC TV Show) – All Series 1 Episodes – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/DDhQin6EHNE

The Ghost Hunter is an award-winning British children’s drama series created for the BBC and based on the books The Ghost Hunter by Ivan Jones.Series 2 here

The Giving Tree


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Giving Treehttps://friskhome.se/the-giving-tree/

A theme page about the book Giving Tree by Shel SIlverstein from 1964 (yr 4-9)

The Hobbit

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

For ESL English Language Learnershttp://esl-bits.net/ESL.English.Learning.Audiobooks/The.Hobbit/preview.html

Bilbo Baggins is an upstanding member of a “little people, about half our height, and smaller than the bearded dwarves.”

The Joneses

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

‘The Joneses’ Trailer HD – YouTube (2:24)https://youtu.be/n2Y3GoN2PGw

A seemingly perfect family moves into a suburban neighborhood, but they don’t exactly come clean with their neighbors.

The Landlady


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Landladyhttp://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/article/landlady

A short story by Roald Dahl to read and/or listen to, with activities

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobehttp://esl-bits.net/Novellas.for.ESL.Students/Lion.Witch.Wardrobe/preview.html‘The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe’ has been captivating readers of all ages with a magical land and unforgettable characters for over sixty years.

The Little Prince

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Little Prince narrated by Kenneth Branagh – YouTube (1:45:44)https://youtu.be/APG1upS8LDw

Edited from the PC interactive computer game. – Open the CC subtitles and change the speed to 0.75 (yr 5-7)

The Old Man and the Sea

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Old Man and The Sea – YouTube (19:55)  https://youtu.be/W5ih1IRIRxI

A wonderful and inspiring adaptation of Earnest Hemingway’s story of the same title.

The Onion


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Onionhttps://www.theonion.com/

The Onion is an American digital media company and news satire organization that publishes articles on international, national, and local news. (Wikipedia)

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

For ESL English Language Learnershttp://esl-bits.net/ESL.English.Learning.Audiobooks/Perks/preview.html

What is most notable about this funny, touching, memorable novel is the resounding accuracy with which the author captures the voice of a boy on the brink of adulthood.

The Power of Passion


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The power of passion (6:54)https://youtu.be/tNu6on8dk2o

Richard St. John suggests that passion, not money, is one of the key drivers of success.

The Power of Yet

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

C.J. Luckey – The Power of Yet – YouTube (3:54)https://youtu.be/J6CnrFvY94E

C.J. Luckey releases the official music video for his single “The Power of Yet” from album C.A.P.S. (Celebrating All Persevering Students)

The Pursuit of Happyness: Basketball Scene


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Pursuit of Happyness: Basketball Scene (2:15)https://youtu.be/ajjGtsjI7CM

This is the scene where Chris (Will Smith) takes his son to play basketball and tells him to never give up on his dreams

The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Secret Diary of Adrian Molehttp://esl-bits.net/ESL.English.Learning.Audiobooks/Adrian/preview.htmlAdrian Mole’s first love, Pandora, has left him; a neighbor, Mr. Lucas, appears to be seducing his mother (and what does that mean for his father?); the BBC refuses to publish his poetry; and his dog swallowed the tree off the Christmas cake. “Why” indeed.

The Secret Door


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Secret Doorhttp://www.safestyle-windows.co.uk/secret-door/

Click the door to find a secret place to write about. What happens there?

The Secret Garden

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Secret Garden  – Storynoryhttps://www.storynory.com/the-secret-garden-chapter-1/

THERE IS NO ONE LEFT. Mary Lennox is a sickly and unloved 10-year-old girl, born in India to wealthy British parents who never wanted her and make an effort to ignore the girl. After a cholera epidemic kills her parents, Mary is sent to Yorkshire, in England, to live with a wealthy uncle at his isolated house, Misselthwaite Manor.

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hydehttp://esl-bits.net/Novellas.for.ESL.Students/Jekyll.and.Hyde/preview.htmlAn intriguing combination of fantast thriller and moral allegory, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde depicts the gripping struggle of two opposing personalities

The surprising science of happiness

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The surprising science of happiness – Nancy Etcoff | TED-Ed (14:22)https://ed.ted.com/lessons/nancy-etcoff-on-the-surprising-science-of-happiness

Cognitive researcher Nancy Etcoff looks at happiness — the ways we try to achieve and increase it, the way it’s untethered to our real circumstances, and its surprising effect on our bodies.

The Tell Tale Heart Animated

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Tell-Tale Heart by Annette Jung – YouTube (8:01)  https://youtu.be/wDLLHTdVSgU

Ed hates the disgusting eye of his father and so he made up his mind to take the life of the old man to rid himself of the eye forever.

The Times in Plain English

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
The Times in Plain English |https://www.thetimesinplainenglish.com/Clear writing. Global reading. Reporting from Great Newspapers for Today’s Readers

The Twits

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Twits – Roald Dahl | Adlibris Bokhandelhttps://www.adlibris.com/se/bok/the-twits-9780141365497

Mr Twit is a foul and smelly man with bits of cornflake and sardine in his beard. Mrs Twit is a horrible old hag with a glass eye. Together they make the nastiest couple you could ever hope not to meet. Audiobook

The Two Princes

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

The Two Princes | Gimlethttps://gimletmedia.com/shows/the-two-princes

A new fantasy adventure story. All episodes available for free June 4th on Spotify or wherever you listen to podcasts.

This Day in History

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This Day in History – What Happened Today – HISTORY.comhttps://www.history.com/this-day-in-history

Learn what happened today in history around the world including major events on crime, entertainment, and more.

This I Believe

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
This I Believe Essay Writing Suggestions | This I Believehttps://thisibelieve.org/guidelines/We thought we would share these essay writing suggestions in case you wished to write an essay for your own benefit.

This Is Criminal

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Criminal | A Podcast About Crimehttp://thisiscriminal.com/A Podcast About Crime – Stories of people who’ve done wrong, been wronged, or gotten caught somewhere in the middle.

Tim Minchin: 9 Life Lessons from A Comedian

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Tim Minchin – Live To Learn – YouTube (6:42)https://youtu.be/acVLqyURx_Q

These 9 life lessons from comedian Tim Minchin will make you laugh — and learn Source: The University of Western Australia

Tongue Twisters

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ESL tongue twisters for English pronunciation practicehttp://download-esl.com/tonguetwisters/easy/easytongue.html

Easy English Tongue Twisters + mp3 Downloads. The mp3 downloads have a higher sound quality than the online versions.

Tools for Educators

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Tools for Educatorshttps://www.toolsforeducators.com/Use these free worksheets to print, game makers, and programs for teachers to make and print teaching resources with pictures or classroom materials for kids.

TweenTribune

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

SmithsonianTweenTribune | Articles for kids, middle school, teens from Smithsonian | tweentribune.com | Current events, lesson plans, quizzes, assessmentshttps://www.tweentribune.com/The Smithsonian Institution is a trust instrumentality of the United States established by an act of Congress in 1846 “for the increase and diffusion of knowledge”

Video Writing Prompts


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Video Writing Promptshttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLzDOGMsmDvev9eeJeNUAJx7N8SOGLRwMJ

A set of short videos to spark creative thinking and help students fall in love with writing.

Video Zone

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Video zone | LearnEnglish Teenshttp://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/study-break/video-zone?utm_source=What{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}27s+happening+on+LearnEnglish+Teens{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0}3F+&utm_campaign=LETeens+newsletter+06&utm_medium=email

Watch YouTube videos and improve your English at the same time. There are exercises, transcripts and worksheets to help you understand.

Walk the Line

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Walk the Line [2005] – Trailer – YouTube (2:12)https://youtu.be/eXqlIlkCmDY

Biographical Movie Based on Johnny Cash’s life(Musician), going from his childhood through his drug addiction and exploring his hidden romance

Welcome to Night Vale

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Starter’s Guide — WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE (25 min each)http://www.welcometonightvale.com/listenWelcome to “Welcome to Night Vale”, a twice-monthly fiction podcast from the town of Night Vale, where every conspiracy theory is true. (yr 9-B1)

What makes a good life?


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What makes a good life? (12:46)https://youtu.be/8KkKuTCFvzI

Lessons from the longest study on happiness | Robert Waldinger

What’s going on in this picture?

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

What’s going on in this picture?https://www.nytimes.com/column/learning-whats-going-on-in-this-picturel

New York Times publishes image as speaking and writing prompts: “What’s Going On in This Picture?”

Who was Books

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Who was Books Free Downloadhttps://www.the7esl.com/2019/05/who-was-books-free-download.html💥 Who Was books . Enjoy! The Links  Click Below to download  📗 Who Is Bill Gates?   📔 Who Was Steve Jobs? 📘 Who Was Walt Disney? …

Why You Need to Fail

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

Why You Need to Fail – by Derek Sivers – YouTube (14:54)https://youtu.be/HhxcFGuKOys

The importance of failure – for effective learning, growth mindset, and quality through experimentation.

Winner’s Mindset

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se

WINNERS MINDSET – YouTube (18:39)https://youtu.be/jwjGw3BCryI

Best Motivational Videos Compilation HOW TO BECOME SUCCESSFUL IN LIFE? “WINNERS DON’T MAKE EXCUSES” – HARVEY SPECTER QUOTES

Wonderopolis

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Where the Wonders of Learning Never Cease | Wonderopolishttps://www.wonderopolis.org/What do you wonder? Learn more about (almost) any topic at Wonderopolis

WordVille


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
WordVillehttps://wordville.com/ReadingComp/index.html

Reading Comprehension Texts in several levels, interactive questions, 1:1

Write the World


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Write the Worldhttps://writetheworld.com

When you have an exceptional writer in your class, let them publish their essays

Writing Sparks


, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Writing Sparkshttps://writingsparks.com/

Writing Sparks lets students select a writing genre and then provides an outline for students to write the essay.

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Go To Calendar

Seasonal Themes

A Christmas Carol

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A theme page about Charles Dickens' beloved story A Christmas Carol, with an array of videos from the year 1910 to 2019. Related topics: Winter Wonderland 1-9, Best of Christmas ...
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April Fools’ Day

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A Theme Page about the 1st of April, a.k.a. April Fools' Day with activities for A1.2 to B1-level students, yr 3-9 in Sweden. Related links: Fake News Teacher Pranks Fun ...
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Banned Books Page

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Background Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Typically held during the last week of September, it highlights the value of free and open access ...
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Best of Christmas 8-B1

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A Theme Page about mostly secular Christmas celebrations for intermediate-level students, A2-B1. Related topics: Winter Wonderland 1-9, Best of Christmas, 5-7 , A Christmas Carol Warm-up Freshpet Holiday Feast - 13 ...
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Black Friday – Buy Nothing Day

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page about Black Friday / Buy Nothing Day and Consumerism for intermediate-level students, A2-B1 Related Pages: Thanksgiving, Year 3-7, Thanksgiving 7-9, Thanksgiving B1 Warm-Up If You Stayed Home on Black Friday, ...
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Chinese New Year

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This theme page about the Chinese New Year will be updated by January 25th 2020 to include the latest materials for the celebration. Background Chinese New Year 2020 - Spring ...
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Columbus Day

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A theme page about Columbus and whether he should be celebrated as the Discoverer of America, suitable for A2-B1 level students, year 5-9 in Sweden. Relate Themes: Colonisation of North ...
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Democracy

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page about Democracy for intermediate-level students, A.2-B1, yr 7-9 in Sweden. Related Themes:  Elections, Brexit, US Presidential Election, 7-9, Electing US President, year 5-6, US Midterm Elections Warm-up ...
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Easter 6-9

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Sweden is a secular country, so these activities are mostly nondenominational The Theme Page is divided in a rough order of difficulty, not activity types Warm-up The Real Easterbunny Story ...
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End of the Year, 4-9

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Related page: Future Plans, year 9 Songs So Long Farewell Lyrics Sound of Music Live - YouTubehttps://youtu.be/HkWtd4tZ4eY So Long Farewell Lyrics [Children:] There's a sad sort of clanging from the ...
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Halloween 7-9

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A Theme Page about All Hallows' Eve, Halloween, on October 31st, suitable for level A2-B1, year 7-9 in Sweden Related Themes: Halloween 4-6, Halloween B1, Salem Witch Hunt Warm up ...
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Halloween B1

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A Theme Page about All Hallows' Eve, "Halloween", on October 31st, suitable for level B1, 9 and above in Sweden Related Themes: Halloween 1-6, Salem Witch Hunt Warm up The ...
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#MeToo

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Lesson plans and materials for discussing the #metoo campaign in intermediate level (B1) English classes, yr 9 and above in Sweden Background Warm-up consent for kids - YouTube (2:42)https://youtu.be/h3nhM9UlJjcHelp kids ...
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Aboriginal People

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The contents of this Theme Page have been approved by an Aboriginal scholar. WARNING: Some of the videos show pictures and mention the name of people who have died. Aboriginal ...
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Brexit

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A Theme Page about the UK leaving the EU. Most of the links are from the time Boris Johnson was the foreign minister, not the PM. Suitable for year 8-9 ...
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Climate Crisis

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A theme page about Climate Crisis incl. Global Warming but not other environmental issues, suitable for A.2.2 - B.2 level students, year 7-9 and above in Swedish School System Related ...
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Crime B1

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This theme page about Crime and Mystery presents lesson plans and materials for intermediate level (B1), year 9 and above in Sweden Related Page: Crime 5-9 Warm-up Serial Taxi on ...
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Digital Citizenship

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This theme page presents materials for learning about Digital Citizenship, suitable for various levels (A2-C2). Related Page: Digital Tools Background The updated Swedish Curriculum stipulates digitalisation to be the responsibility of all ...
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Environment B1

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Learn about the Environmental issues in this theme page with lesson plans and materials for intermediate level (B1), year 9 and above in Sweden. Related pages: Climate Crisis; Earth Day ...
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Gun Violence in Schools B1

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Facts and discussions about the US gun laws and the killings in American high schools, suitable for high intermediate (B1-B2) levels, from yr 9 and above in Sweden Background How ...
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Hong Kong Demonstrations

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
A collection of videos that you could watch with your students and learn about Hong Kong students’ efforts to hold on to democracy by civil disobedience. Hong Kong’s huge protests, ...
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Hotel and Restaurant

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
Background This unit is for Hotel and Restaurant students and staff Hotel Vocabulary Hotel Vocabulary List and a Quiz you can take to check if you know the words HOTEL ...
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Human Rights

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This Theme Page presents lesson plans and materials to learn about the Human Rights in year 9 (B1) of the Swedish Compulsory School Related Topics: Slavery, Modern Slavery, United Nations' Day, ...
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Indigenous Peoples’ Day

, Intermediate Level, WebEnglish.se
This Theme Page is for Indigenous Peoples' Day as an alternative to Columbus Day on the 2nd Monday of October, suitable for intermediate-level students. Related Topics: Native Americans 7-9, Columbus ...
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