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In The News - Amy Winehouse

In The News - Amy Winehouse | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Online activities, worksheets and song quizzes for English language learners, including tracks from her newly released album, "Lioness - Hidden Treasures".

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All I want For Christmas is You (Superfestive!)

All I want For Christmas is You (Superfestive!) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Learn English With Christmas Songs - An easy multiple choice listening quiz for elementary and pre-intermediate learners and kids on the popular song All I want for Christmas, by Justin Bieber and Mariah Carey.

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Santa's Carbon Footprint

Santa's Carbon Footprint | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Reading for information - fun infographic for Intermediate English language learners, IELTS students and kids. Read about Santa's contribution to global warming :-)

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Practise Christmas Readings

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Reading and listening Practice for English learners: Christmas stories, poems and excerpts, by English Club.

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Dickens | TeachingEnglish

Dickens | TeachingEnglish | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

| British Council | BBC | videos and lesson plans to celebrate the bicentenary of the birth of Charles Dickens, in 2012.

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Protests Against Big Business Spread in US

Protests Against Big Business Spread in US | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

The movement began last month with the launch of Occupy Wall Street demonstrations in New York | IN THE NEWS....

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Christmas Plans - Conversation Questions

Christmas Plans - Conversation Questions | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
Interactive ESL conversation activity for English language learners & kids. Optimised for displaying on the IWB. Practise using future tenses by talking about plans for over the festive season.
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Giant List of Free Christmas Resources

Giant List of Free Christmas Resources | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Links to free Christmas lesson plans for teaching adults and kids, online games and quizzes, reading and listening activities, printable Christmas worksheets, IWB resources, and more!

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Picture Vocabulary Matching Quizzes

Picture Vocabulary Matching Quizzes | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Free Picture vocabulary quizzes to learn and practise using simple, high frequency English words and words for talking about festivals and celebrations.

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World Aids Day - December 1

ESL Library Blog | Free ESL podcast on World Aids Day

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Breaking News English - 11-11-11

A lesson plan on 11.11.11 (11th November, 2011)

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Featured: Armistice Day (Nov 11)

Featured: Armistice Day (Nov 11) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

An easy online Armistice Day word search puzzle, for adult English beginners and kids.

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News English Lessons | R.I.P. Steve Jobs

An easier News English Lesson plan about Steve Jobs, with FREE Handout, Listening & Quizzes.

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White Christmas, by Lady Gaga

White Christmas, by Lady Gaga | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

 Going GaGa at Christmas! An easy English Gap fill quiz on the song White Christmas, by Lady Gaga. Listen to the song and use the words in the word box to complete the gaps in the lyrics.

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Christmas Holidays by The Numbers

Christmas Holidays by The Numbers | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Reading comprehension quiz for Intermediate English learners and IELTS students. Scan an infographic for the answers to the questions and complete a multiple choice online quiz.

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We Wish You A Merry (and simple) Christmas

We Wish You A Merry (and simple) Christmas | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Super Simple Learning | With young learners it helps to introduce simplified versions of Christmas classics. As their language develops, they can graduate to the traditional versions.


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ESL Advent Calendar 2011

ESL Advent Calendar 2011 | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Online Christmas quizzes, games and activities for adult English language learners and kids. Try a new English activity every day to practise your English during Advent, from December 1 to Christmas Eve.

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Christmas Shopping - Conversation Questions

Christmas Shopping - Conversation Questions | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
Interactive ESL conversation questions about Christmas shopping for English language learners & kids. Optimised for displaying on the IWB. Click on the New Question button to load another random question.
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Green Christmas - Conversation Questions

Green Christmas - Conversation Questions | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Interactive ESL conversation activity, to discuss issues connected with the environmental impact of  Christmas. Optimised for displaying on the IWB. Click on the "New Question" button to load another random question.

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Winter Weather, Clothes, & Sports

Quizzes for English language learners about winter weather, clothes and activities - online reading, writing and listening exercises, puzzles, quizzes, printable worksheets and teaching resources.

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Black History - Martin Luther King Jnr.

Black History - Martin Luther King Jnr. | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Free printable worksheets and online English  activities about the African American civil rights leader Dr Martin Luther King Jnr, for Martin Luther King Day on January 16.

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Elementary English - David Beckham

Elementary English - David Beckham | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

An easy English grammar lesson for English language students about footballer David Beckham.

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English For Beginners: Classroom Words

Easy English vocabulary activities. Learn English words for classroom objects - vocabulary word lists, interactive quizzes and free downloadable worksheets for English students. 

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News English Lessons | Libya

Arab League, Egypt back Libya Rebels

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Steve Jobs mourned in China

Steve Jobs mourned in China | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Learning English - Words in the News. A reading and listening lesson, with vocabulary 

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