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Autumn Festivals and Holidays

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Free online quizzes games and worksheets for teaching about Autumn Festivals and Holidays. Suitable for adult learners and kids at all levels of English.

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Autumn

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Free English quizzes and games about autumn weather, festivals, holidays, activities and events - online reading, writing and listening lessons, quizzes, puzzles, songs, printable worksheets and teaching resources.

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Thanksgiving Lesson Resources

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Elementary, Pre-Intermediate, and Intermediate English lessons and games - vocabulary, quizzes and worksheets for adult English language learners and kids.

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How To Improve Your Study Habits

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An integrated skills lesson for English language learners about how to make homework less work, and manage your time better.
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Activities to help learners manage their study skills effectively, and help them hit the ground running at the start of a new school year! Includes tutor notes and worksheets.

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Black History Month: Rosa Parks

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an Intermediate English lesson about Rosa Parks and The Montgomery Bus Boycott.

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Back to School: Health and Safety

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Essential word lists and safety drills relating to health and safety in college, the workplace, and everyday life. Vocabulary lists and quizzes for English language learners from beginner level upwards, and printable worksheets and other lesson resources for teachers. Includes materials on firework safety.

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September Festivals & Events

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A lesson about the month of September for English language learners, with vocabulary, grammar, reading & writing activities, and conversation questions.

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Mexican Independence Day (September 16)

Mexican Independence Day (September 16) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Mexican Independence Day is Celebrated on September 16. Practise spelling English words connected with Mexican Independence Day, with this online word search puzzle.

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Talk Like A Pirate Day (September 19)

Talk Like A Pirate Day (September 19) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

A lesson about Talk Like A Pirate Day, a fun global event which takes place on September 19 every year.

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Rosh Hashanah (September 24-26, 2014)

Rosh Hashanah (September 24-26, 2014) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

How To Celebrate Rosh Hashanah. Listening activity for Intermediate and Advanced Level English language students. 

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World Tourism Day - Madame Tussauds

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An intermediate online English lesson about Madam Tussauds, London's famous Waxworks Museum. Watch a video about this popular London tourist attraction, learn some useful new vocabulary, and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. 

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Edinburgh Tourism

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The City of Edinburgh - a video listening comprehension exercise for English language learners. Watch a short video about tourism in Edinburgh, and complete a multiple choice quiz.

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This Month in History: The Great Fire of London

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An online lesson about the history of the Great Fire of London. Watch a short video telling the story of the Great Fire of London, learn and review some useful English vocabulary, and complete an IELTS style multiple choice listening quiz.

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All About Pumpkins!

All About Pumpkins! | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Reading and listening exercise for adult English language students, young learners, and children. Watch a fun video, and read and learn some interesting and unusual facts about pumpkins.

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Autumn Festivals and Holidays

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Free online quizzes games and worksheets for teaching about Autumn Festivals and Holidays. Suitable for adult learners and kids at all levels of English.

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November Birthdays: Jimi Hendrix

November Birthdays: Jimi Hendrix | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Intermediate listening comprehension for English language students about the iconic rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix (27/11/1942- 18/9/1970).

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Football

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English lessons about football - learn English words for talking about soccer and popular football tournaments such as the UEFA Championship and The World Cup. Suitable for use in the classroom or self study. 

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 Not long to go now till the World Cup kicks off! Learn and practise football vocabulary with our free collection of lessons and games :-)
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Back to College

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English vocabulary for learning words for classroom things and classroom instructions, and other useful high frequency words to help you find your way around college and settle in.

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International Chocolate Day (September 13)

International Chocolate Day (September 13) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
English listening comprehension exercise about how chocolate is made, for Intermediate English learners and IELTS students, to practise general listening skills and decoding unfamiliar vocabulary in context.
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September Birthdays: Amy Winehouse

September Birthdays: Amy Winehouse | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

ESL Lessons about the late British R & B singer Amy Winehouse (14 September 1983 – 23 July 2011) - reading comprehension quiz, gap fill exercise and printable worksheets for pre-intermediate and intermediate level English language students, teachers and young learners.

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International Day of Peace (September 21)

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An easy English Listening activity for Upper Elementary English language students and above, on the iconic peace song "Imagine", by John Lennon.

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National Punctuation Day (Sept 24)

National Punctuation Day (Sept 24) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Free Punctuation lessons, quizzes and worksheets for English language learners & kids at all levels of English.  

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September Birthdays: Beyonce

September Birthdays: Beyonce | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

English Listening Comprehension exercise about the popular African American R & B singer Beyonce, who celebrates her birthday on September 4. Watch a music video, and then complete a multiple choice listening quiz to practise your listening skills and predicting words from context.

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In The News: Hurricane Gonzalo

In The News: Hurricane Gonzalo | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

A vocabulary lesson about hurricanes for English language learners, with example sentences and a listening and writing activity to illustrate how to use the word in context.

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May be useful if you are looking for topical activities to use in class this week :-)

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