Logo English to go English to go
  Home  Teachers' Room  About Us  Help  Site Map  Contact

Library
Teachers' Room
Browse Library
Search Library
My Lessons
Recent Lessons
Featured Lessons
Resources
Instant Workbook
Anna Grammar
Weekly Warmer
Max Vocab
Useful Links
Search Resources
Free Samples
Competitions
Weekly warmer
Information
Help 
Courses
Change Settings
Newsletters
Tips
Good Teacher?
Contact Us


 


Teachers' Room > Lesson Library > Browse Library

Disney Magic in Hong Kong
Opened last September in Hong Kong, Disney's magic kingdom has failed to hit its full-year 5.6 million visitors attendance target. Disney has suffered a number of controversies, including a lockout of angry ticket holders during the crunch Lunar New Year holidays, and the public airing of grievances by its staff who complained of low wages and mistreatment. (Discussion, choosing the best headline, completing a table of information, brainstorming, definite and indefinite articles.)
Advanced
HTML FormatView PDF
Head Room for Cyclists
Motorists give greater leeway to cyclists who do not wear safety helmets, according to a study by a academic in Britain who was hit by traffic twice as he rode his bike to carry out his research. (Bicycles, traffic safety, completing a summary, categorizing words, comprehension, articles - definite and indefinite)
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Make a Choice: Transport
This warmer gives students speaking practice and helps them develop fluency in speaking on a topic.
Upper-Intermediate
HTML Format
Living English Course - Intermediate
English-to-go resources for intermediate students. A course of gold member resources and outline of the skills and language points each resource practices. Use the 'Search' functions on the site to find the resources. We welcome your feedback and hope you enjoy using our new Living English course.
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Comparative and Superlative Adjectives - Worksheet
A grammar worksheet for intermediate students. This has both explanations and exercises.
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
The Present Simple / Present Continuous (int)
An intermediate Grammar Worksheet with exercises from Anna Grammar.
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Round Trips
The two articles in the lesson are about sisters and a teenager who have problems getting to their destinations. (Travel, planes, past continuous, split reading.)
Elementary
HTML FormatView PDF
Worksheet - past simple & continuous (int)
An Intermediate Worksheet from Anna Grammar with exercises using the past continuous in context.
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Sentence Snakes - Present Perfect Continuous
An interesting way to get Upper-Intermediate students to interact and physically try out their grammar!
Upper-Intermediate
HTML Format
Work and Commuting
People employed in big cities are effectively working six days a week because of their long commutes. This lesson also looks at working conditions, office environments and commuting distances. (Choosing a job, designing offices, working from home, present perfect simple, because and because of.)
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Living English - Course
Living English - Course - Upper Intermediate English-to-go resources for Upper Intermediate students. Units 1 to 8 are ready now, Units 9 to 12 will be ready soon. This course guide helps you use a range of gold member resources and tells you what skills and language points each has. Use the 'Search' functions on the site to find the resources. We welcome your feedback and hope you enjoy using our new Living English course.
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Anna Grammar Worksheet Upper Int - Present Simple
Some of the uses of the present simple and exercises to follow.
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Complete the Picture
Students recycle vocabulary and ask questions to find out from a partner how to complete a drawing.
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
It's A Boy?
For extinct creatures like dinosaurs known only from fossils, it is extremely difficult to [tell] the males from the females. But a study may provide a handy guide on telling the boys from the girls. (Dinosaurs, Tyrannosaurus Rex, fossils, reading for information, completing a table, summarizing, active and passive voices, listen and draw game, participles, writing a poem.)
Intermediate
Instant Workbook HTML FormatView PDF
Found in a Bog
A woman in Ireland survived 34 hours in a car submerged in a bog. (Bizarre car accidents and survival stories, matching pictures and information, sequencing, predicting, reading for detail, class dictation, 'after' to show the order of events, word find puzzle, chain story.)
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Mobile Phone Throwing World Championship
Anyone wanting to throw away their mobile phone can do it in style and may even win a medal - at the Mobile Phone Throwing World Championship in Finland. (Unusual events and festivals, mobile phones, playing games, Finland, speed reading, choosing the best answer, completing a summary)
Pre-Intermediate
Instant Workbook HTML FormatView PDF
Anna Grammar Worksheet - Prepositions of Time
A worksheet to help students understand those words which tell us when something is.
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
What on earth are you doing?
This warmer gives students practice in using the present continuous to talk about what they are doing now.
Pre-Intermediate to Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
The Fat Jab
A vaccine that slows down a key hunger hormone kept rats from gaining weight, even when they overate. (Obesity, dieting, comprehension, matching words and meanings, completing a diagram, completing a food pyramid, quantifiers and uncountable nouns.)
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Super Appliances
Flat TVs and Internet fridges - some of the appliances available to consumers: what they offer and how popular they are. (Technology, domestic appliances, scanning, reading and checking information, making notes, persuading someone to buy a product, past simple, present perfect simple and present simple tenses, writing an advertisement.)
Upper-Intermediate  Lesson Updated: 29 August 2006
Instant Workbook HTML FormatView PDF
Tomatina Festival
Every year thousands of people pelt each other with 100s of tons of ripe tomatoes in the normally quiet Spanish town of Bunol. See you there !!!! (Spain, tomatoes, festivals, third conditional)
Intermediate
Instant Workbook HTML FormatView PDF
"do, play or go" - Sport
What sports do you play? Let's go swimming! Have you done your exercise? Let Max help your students with these exercises.
Elementary to Pre-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Bag Lady Holds Up Plane
Police took a woman off an airplane after she refused to put her handbag under the seat. (Flights, travel, safety and security checks, airplane vocabulary, prepositions of place, designer clothes, true or false, fill the gaps, discussion.)
Elementary
Instant Workbook HTML FormatView PDF
Which is the Most Exciting?
This warmer gives students practice in talking about sport and using superlative adjectives.
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
In the Shadow of the Knife
A teenager lies in a pool of blood in the street after he is stabbed in a dawn attack. Britain is living "in the shadow of the knife", as one tabloid headline writer put it. And experts fear the number of fatal stabbings will spiral out of control if a growing knife culture among young people is not tackled. (Violent crimes, young people, city life, discussion, choosing a headline, matching information, comprehension, ordering paragraphs.)
Advanced
Instant Workbook HTML FormatView PDF
Best Foot Forward
With more women wearing flip-flops to the office this summer, U.S. style gurus are warning that the casual shoe once mainly seen on the beach could be damaging to careers - as well as to feet. (Fashion and clothes, business, first impressions, reading for specific information, finding information, finding the errors, giving advice, definite and indefinite articles.)
Intermediate
Instant Workbook HTML FormatView PDF
Robber Returns with Interest
A Japanese man who robbed a post office returned more money than he stole and turned himself in after deciding to come clean for the sake of his girlfriend. (Crimes, repentance, punishment, saying sorry, sequencing, making negative past simple statements, comprehension, finding errors, functional language: saying sorry.)
Pre-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Battling the Ban
New York may be a city of incessant cell phone talkers, but students vowed on Wednesday they would hit the "off" button during classes as they battled a ban on cell phones in schools. (Using cell phones, high schools, true or false, brainstorming, completing a table of information, discussing pros and cons, using present simple, present continuous and will/won't to describe present habits.)
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Sleepy Workers Costing Billions
Drowsy Japanese employees turning up late, taking days off or struggling to stay awake on the job are causing economic losses of some $30 billion a year. (Business, overworking, sleep deprivation, sharing knowledge, completing a summary, word hunt, choosing the best answer, matching information, present continuous tense, reading and writing emails.)
Intermediate  Lesson Updated: 13 July 2006
HTML FormatView PDF
Which is Faster?
This warmer gives students practice in talking about modes of transport and using adjectives.
Elementary to Pre-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Anna Grammar Worksheet - Prepositions of Place
Anna helps your students find where thing are with this worksheet.
Elementary
Instant Workbook HTML FormatView PDF
Gangs on the Loose
Unruly gangs are raiding the expensive homes that line the spectacular coast of South Africa's Cape Peninsula, clearing out pantries, emptying fridges and defecating on the designer furnishings. It's baboon versus human in a string of wealthy oceanfront communities 30 minutes from the trendy center of Cape Town. (Baboons, wildlife, discussion, true or false, punctuation exercise, vocabulary work.)
Advanced
HTML FormatView PDF
Monster Rabbit
A "monster" rabbit has apparently been going through vegetable patches in a small village in northern England, ripping up leeks, munching turnips and angering local gardeners. Animals, bizarre but true stories, sorting words, comprehension, matching information, present perfect continuous, onomatopoeic words.)
Pre-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Sentence Snakes - Present Perfect Continuous
An interesting way to get Pre-Intermediate students to interact and physically try out their grammar!
Pre-Intermediate
HTML Format
Anna Grammar Worksheet - Modal Auxiliary Verbs
Can, could, shall, should, will, would, may, might and must are all modal auxiliary verbs. This worksheet will show students how modal verbs are used in different ways.
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
The Answer Lies Online
Nearly half of U.S. users of the Internet went online for help with major life decisions such as finding a college for their child or looking for a new place to live. (Life decisions, Internet use, complete the table, choose the best summary, true, false or not given, language - proof reading, peer editing, writing an essay)
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Ring, ring - why don't you give me a call?
The study says that 6% of Americans with cellphones play music on their phones. 2% in the study with cell phones watch video or TV on their phones. (Cellphones, consumer issues and leisure habits, complete a table, choose the best answer, understanding the main idea, asking yes/no questions, present simple tense questions, discussion.)
Elementary
HTML FormatView PDF
1,2,3, ... Countable and Uncountable - Worksheet
This Pre-Intermediate worksheet gives students help and practice with different nouns and quantifiers.
Pre-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Pair Crosswords: Past Participles - Intermediate
Revision of past participles of irregular verbs, and pronunciation of past participles, using pair-crosswords.
Intermediate
HTML Format
Drug trends changing
More girls than boys are becoming first-time users of alcohol, cigarettes and marijuana, reversing previous trends. (Drugs and alcohol use, young people peer pressure, discussion, reading for factual information, giving an opinion, problem solving, should and modal verbs, giving advice).
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Pair Crosswords: Past Participles - Advanced
Revision of past participles, and pronunciation of past participles, using pair-crosswords.
Advanced
HTML Format
Anna Grammar Worksheet - Present perfect simple
This worksheet shows students some uses of the present perfect simple.
Elementary
HTML FormatView PDF
New age pigeon post
A flock of pigeons carrying mobile phone backpacks will be used to monitor air pollution, New Scientist magazine reported on Wednesday. (Technology, air pollution, making predictions, word hunt, comprehension, will to express future fact.)
Pre-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Kiss and Tell: Idioms
A kiss in time saves nine...
Intermediate
HTML Format
Anna Grammar Worksheet - Verb Patterns
Some verbs must be followed by to-infinitive. Others are followed by the gerund (base verb+ing). The worksheet helps students learn what different verbs do.
Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
On with biotech crops?
As the GM crops industry celebrates its 10th anniversary, the early promises of biotech crops remain largely unrealized, and many countries have banned the technology amid concerns about health and the environment. (An overview of the first decade of GM crops, business, discussion, predicting from a headline, comprehension.)
Advanced
HTML FormatView PDF
Pair Crosswords: Past Participles - Elementary
This Pair Crosswords Warmer is for revision of past participles and pronunciation of past participles. It is suitable for Elementary and above.
Intermediate
HTML Format
How much is your love?
Love comes at a hefty price in South Korea. There are up to 21 anniversaries, special days and celebrations a year for couples to shower each other with affection and gifts, and as a result some relationships are crushed under the weight of festivities. (Festivals and special days, romance, South Korea, discussion, matching information, comprehension, present simple tense - uses.)
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
(Upper-int) Past Continuous & Simple - Worksheet
An Upper-Intermediate Worksheet from Anna Grammar with exercises.
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
Anna Grammar - Past Perfect simple & continuous
An Upper-Intermediate Grammar Worksheet with exercises on the Past Perfect simple and continuous.
Upper-Intermediate
HTML FormatView PDF
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37
Previous Next