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Free English lessons about winter weather, clothes and sporting activities - online reading, writing and listening exercises, puzzles, quizzes, printables and other lesson resources.

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News Stories in English - Free Online Practice Tests

News Stories in English - Free Online Practice Tests | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

Free online practice tests and mini English lessons featuring topical news stories, for adult English students and teens. Suitable for classroom use or self-study. Updated several times a month. Check back regularly for new quizzes!

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The Great North Run (September 9)

The Great North Run (September 9) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

An integrated skills lesson about the Great North Run, a popular UK road race which takes place every September http://www.esolcourses.com/content/lifeintheuk/newcastle/the-great-north-run.html

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 Skyscraper Day (September 3)

 Skyscraper Day (September 3) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
A visual English lesson about skyscrapers, for adult English language learners and general English students. Features a multiple choice grammar quiz with an answers and feedback. Suitable for use in a flipped or conventional classroom awtting.
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Pre-Intermediate English - September Festivals, Anniversaries and Events

Pre-Intermediate English - September Festivals, Anniversaries and Events | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
An intergrated skills lesson about the month of September for adult English language students and young learners, with vocabulary, grammar, reading and writing activities and conversation questions. Practise using prepositions of time, including in/on/at, to talk about things that happen in the month of September.
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The Notting Hill Carnival

The Notting Hill Carnival | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
A reading and vocabulary lesson for English language students about The Notting Hill Carnival, a popular London event which is held in the United Kingdom every year over the August bank holiday weekend. Learn about London's famous multicultural Notting Hill Carnival and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. Part of a free series of online lessons for English students about Life in the UK and British people, places and events.
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Intermediate English - Friday The Thirteenth

Intermediate English - Friday The Thirteenth | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
A lesson about Friday the 13th superstitions for English language learners, with example sentences, reading, listening and writing activities, and a follow-up quiz on the song Superstition, by Stevie Wonder. Browse our site for many more free online English word games, vocabulary quizzes, lesson activities and worksheets for learners at all levels of English, and free lesson resources for ELT and literacy tutors.
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Summer - ESL Teaching and Learning Resources

Summer - ESL Teaching and Learning Resources | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
English quizzes and games about summer weather, holidays, clothing and activities. Includes online reading, writing and listening exercises, word games and puzzles, vocabulary lessons and quizzes, and printable worksheets. Suitable for classroom use or self study. Part of a comprehensive free collection of resources designed for teaching and learning English at all levels.
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The World Cup - ESL Crossword Puzzle

The World Cup - ESL Crossword Puzzle | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

A simple crossword puzzle activity for adult esl students and young learners about football and the FIFA World Cup. Use the clues to solve the crossword puzzle, and type in the words to complete the crossword. Browse the menus on our website for literacy and numeracy quizzes on the World Cup and football and thousands of other free online lessons on a wide range of topics.

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Intermediate English - The History of the World Cup

Intermediate English - The History of the World Cup | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
An integrated skills lesson about the growth and history of the World Cup football tournament. Learn some new words, watch a short video clip and complete a multiple choice quiz. Part of a free series of lessons for English learners about sport. Browse our site for many more free English teaching and learning resources, self-study lessons, and games.
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Advanced English Listening  - London History Day

Advanced English Listening  - London History Day | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
An Upper Intermediate English listening quiz about the history of the City of London. Watch a short video, and then complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. Suitable for classroom use or self-study. Learn about life in the UK and improve your English with free lessons about life in the United Kingdom.
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Elementary English Reading - Ramadan

Elementary English Reading - Ramadan | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
Read about the Muslim festival of Ramadan. A simple online reading activity, for adult English language students and young learners. Part of a free series of online English lessons about world culture, festivals, and celebrations. Browse the menus on our site for for more English quizzes and hundreds of other free online activities, quizzes and games, worksheets, and TEFL teaching resources.
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Today in History: Michael Jackson (RIP 25 6 2009)

Today in History: Michael Jackson (RIP 25 6 2009) | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
An intermediate listening lesson for English language learners and IELTS students about the famous singer Michael Jackson. Practise your listening skills by watching a video about Michael Jackson's life and music, and completing a multiple choice online quiz.
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Elementary English Reading - Mother's Day

Elementary English Reading - Mother's Day | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
A very simple English reading activity about Mothering Sunday for adult English students and young learners. Read a short text and complete a follow-on quiz. Includes audio. Part of a series of free online lessons for teaching and learning about festivals, holidays and special days.
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Reading for Information - Thanksgiving

Reading for Information - Thanksgiving | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

An Elementary English lesson about Thanksgiving for adult EFL students and young learners. Read a simple graded text and complete a multiple choice quiz. Includes audio and follow-on activities.

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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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Autumn - TEFL Teaching and Learning Resources

Autumn - TEFL Teaching and Learning Resources | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
English quizzes and games about autumn weather, harvest festivals and holidays, activities and events - includes online reading, writing and listening lessons, quizzes, puzzles, songs, printable worksheets and teaching resources. Suitable for classroom use or self study.
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Intermediate English Listening - Michael Jackson

Intermediate English Listening - Michael Jackson | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
An intermediate listening lesson for English language learners and IELTS students about the famous singer Michael Jackson. Practise your listening skills by watching a video about Michael Jackson's life and music, and completing a multiple choice online quiz.
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Elementary English Reading - Bastille Day

Elementary English Reading - Bastille Day | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
Learn about Bastille Day, France's national day celebrated on The 14th of July. Part of a free online lesson for English language learners about using the high frequency prepositions of time and place in, on and at.
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The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Tournament

The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Tournament | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
Free online games, quizzes and printables for adult English language learners and kids about tennis and popular tennis tournaments and events such as the French Open and the Wimbledon Tennis Championship. Browse our site for many more free quizzes and activities for English learners at all levels.
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World Cup Countries - Word Search Puzzle

World Cup Countries - Word Search Puzzle | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
An online word search puzzle to learn and practise spelling English words for countries competing in the World Cup tournament. Choose a level and find the hidden words connected with World Cup teams in the puzzle grid.
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Learn English With Football Songs - Wavin' Flag By K'naan

Learn English With Football Songs - Wavin' Flag By K'naan | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
An online English quiz on the World Cup theme tune Wavin' Flag, by K'naan. Practise your listening skills with this free online English quiz. Listen to the song and fill in the gaps in the lyrics by typing in the missing words. Part of a free series of English lessons designed to help teach and learn English through listening to songs.
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The World Cup - ESL Crossword Puzzle

The World Cup - ESL Crossword Puzzle | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it

A simple crossword puzzle activity for adult esl students and young learners about football and the FIFA World Cup. Use the clues to solve the crossword puzzle, and type in the words to complete the crossword. Browse the menus on our website for literacy and numeracy quizzes on the World Cup and football and thousands of other free online lessons on a wide range of topics.

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How to Celebrate The Summer Solstice

How to Celebrate The Summer Solstice | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
A multiple choice listening comprehension about the summer solstice, for upper intermediate English language students and young learners. Part of a free series of online listening lessons for English students on a wide range of different topics. Suitable for self study or classroom use. Watch a short video about celebrating the summer solstice, and then complete an interactive multiple choice quiz.
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Ramadan - English Teaching and Learning Resources

Ramadan - English Teaching and Learning Resources | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
Online lessons and games for Ramadan - listening, reading, vocabulary, gap fills and printables. Learn English words related to Ramadan and practise your English with free online tests and activities. Browse our site for 100's more free English exercises for English learners at all levels and lesson resources for ELT.
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Intermediate English Reading - The BAFTA Awards

Intermediate English Reading - The BAFTA Awards | Topical English Activities | Scoop.it
Intermediate English Reading Comprehension Exercise about the British Film and Television Awards, which take place in February each year. A free online English reading activity for English language learners and IELTS students. Practise scanning for information by reading a text about the BAFTA awards.
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