Monday, 28 May 2018

Saturday, 28 April 2018

Tractor Warranty Issue / English for Mechanics: Listening and Speaking Exercises - BTS Final Exam (CCF)

Students learn about a warranty issue on a tractor, revise the vocabulary of farming and mechanics, practice their listening skills with the video and speaking skills through a roleplay.




Sunday, 25 March 2018

Farm Equipment Vocabulary Game: a Speaking and Listening Activity

Students revise or learn farm equipment names and related vocabulary through a guessing game, and practise their speaking and listening skills.



Friday, 23 February 2018

Debate Competition: a Speaking and Listening Activity

Students take part in a debate in form of a game/competition and practise their speaking and listening skills.




Friday, 16 February 2018

How to Spot Fake News: Listening, Reading and Speaking Activities

Students discuss how to make the difference between real news and fake news, and practise their speaking, reading and listening skills.


Wednesday, 7 February 2018

Farmer Interview - Teaching the Vocabulary of Farming: Writing and Speaking Lesson

Students learn the vocabulary of farming, revise how to make questions, and practise their speaking, listening and writing skills.


Sunday, 4 February 2018

Fake News and Conspiracy Theory: Listening and Speaking Activities

Students discuss the difference between real news and fake news, and practise their speaking, and listening skills.


Thursday, 25 January 2018

Learning the Vocabulary of Farming through Songs / Parodies: Reading, Listening and Speaking Activities

Students read about farmers who create parody songs, listen to a parody about life on the farm, then create their own parody, and practise their reading, listening and speaking skills.


Friday, 12 January 2018

Fixing Tractor Hydraulics: Listening Activity to Learn English for Mechanics

Students learn how to easily fix a tractor hydraulic pump, as well as some technical English for mechanics, and practise their listening, writing and speaking skills.


Tuesday, 19 December 2017

General Vocabulary of Farming: Phonetics, Intonation and Pronunciation

Students revise the general vocabulary of farming, learn/revise the pronunciation of the words (stress, sounds and intonation), and practise their listening, speaking and writing skills.


Monday, 18 December 2017

Web quest: Native Americans in North Dakota (short version)

Students learn about Native Americans and the Dakota Access Pipeline, and practise their reading, writing, and speaking skills.

This article is a shortened version of a webquest I already published in a post. You can find it here:


It is intended to take up to an hour for the students to browse the internet on flagged websites and find out the answers to the questions.



Thursday, 14 December 2017

Vehicle and Tractor Features Vocabulary Quiz

Students learn and practise general vocabulary related to vehicles and tractors through a vocabulary quiz on vehicle features.


as well as the 2017 News quiz

Find out how to create your own quiz on this post: Create a Quiz with Google Forms: Vocabulary, Writing and Reading Activity

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Talk about Vehicles and Tractors Using Comparative and Superlative: a Vocabulary and Grammar In Context Lesson

Students learn adjectives to talk about a vehicle, revise how to use the comparative and superlative, and practise their writing and speaking skills.