BBC 6 Minute Book 10+ PDFs Download

BBC 6 Minute Book 30+ PDFs new BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge. 10 Worksheets (see topics below) BBC 6 minutes...

Fear of Numbers 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: The fear of numbers BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge BBC 6 minute worksheet...

Sleeplessness 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: Sleepy in Korea BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge BBC 6 minute worksheet example...

Nuclear Power 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: How green is nuclear power? BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge BBC 6 minute...

Memory Download 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: Memory – why we forget the things we learn BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge...

BBC 6 Minute Listening: Diets Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: Diets – are personalised diets the best way to be healthy? BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving...

Colour 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: How colour affects us BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge BBC 6 minutes worksheet...

Census 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: Making sense of census BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge BBC 6 minutes worksheet...

Carbon Footprint 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: Do consumers care about carbon footprint? BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge BBC 6...

Bitcoin’s Energy Cost 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: Bitcoin’s energy cost BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge BBC 6 minutes...

Algorithms 6-Minute English Download

BBC 6 Minute English Listening: Algorithms BBC 6 minutes listening worksheets for Lower-level students ***** [A2/B1/B2/]. These materials are based around a news programme. Interesting topics and good for improving world knowledge BBC 6 minutes worksheet example Video...

Cybercrime Instant Lesson Download

Instant Lesson: Cybercrime  This instant lesson includes an introduction, a reading text (& comprehension questions), a 4-minute lecture listening (& comprehension questions), a speaking discussion (based on the two texts) and a paragraph writing exercise....

Cryptocurrencies Instant Lesson Download

Instant Lesson: Cryptocurrencies  This instant lesson includes an introduction, a reading text (& comprehension questions), a 4-minute lecture listening (& comprehension questions), a speaking discussion (based on the two texts) and a paragraph writing...

Business Model Innovation Instant Lesson Download

Instant Lesson: Business Model Innovation  This instant lesson includes an introduction, a reading text (& comprehension questions), a 4-minute lecture listening (& comprehension questions), a speaking discussion (based on the two texts) and a paragraph...

Big Data & Privacy Instant Lesson Download

Instant Lesson: Big Data  This instant lesson includes an introduction, a reading text (& comprehension questions), a 4-minute lecture listening (& comprehension questions), a speaking discussion (based on the two texts) and a paragraph writing exercise....

Automation Instant Lesson Download

Instant lesson: Automation  This instant lesson includes an introduction, a reading text (& comprehension questions), a 3:18-minute lecture listening (& comprehension questions), a speaking discussion (based on the two texts) and a paragraph writing exercise....

TED TALK Download: The power of plant-based eating

TED TALK: The power of plant-based eating – Dr. Joanne Kong  TED TALK: A short lecture on the power of plant-based eating. The speaker talks about the benefits of eating plant-based, the issue of consuming meat to the economy and the unethical side of meat...

TED TALK Download: Obesity: The Modern Famine

TED TALK: Obesity: The Modern Famine – Kathy Campbell   TED TALK: A short lecture on obesity. The lecturer talks about who is obese, why they are obese and why culture is the foundation of a healthy life. The lesson includes teacher’s notes, thirteen...

TED TALK Download: The big myth of government deficits

TED TALK: The big myth of government deficits – Stephanie Kelton    TED TALK: The lecture discusses how government debt can be seen viewed positively. The speaker makes the case to stop looking at government spending as a path towards frightening piles of debt,...

TED TALK Download: Why Brexit happened

TED TALK: Why Brexit happened – Alexander Betts  TED TALK: This lecture discusses the reasons why Brexit happened and how the UK can move forward post Brexit. The lesson includes teacher’s notes, comprehension questions, critical thinking questions and an answer...

TED TALK Download: Tax avoidance: a necessary evil

TED TALK: Tax avoidance: a necessary evil by Alexandre Stylianoudis TED Talk: In this short (12 minute) lecture, the speaker explains how MNCs use the ‘double Irish Dutch sandwich’ to significantly reduce their tax liabilities. He also explains why many corporations...

Tax Evasion: Reading & Summary Writing Lesson Download

Tax Evasion: Reading & Summary Writing Lesson This 700-word reading text is about tax evasion and tax avoidance. The writer discusses the methods some MNCs and rich individuals use to reduce or avoid paying tax and puts forward some suggestions to mitigate this...

Reading Test: Tax Evasion & Tax Avoidance Download

Reading Test: Tax Evasion & Tax Avoidance This reading text is about tax evasion and tax avoidance. The writer discusses the methods some multinational corporations (MNCs) and rich individuals use to reduce or avoid paying tax and puts forward some suggestions to...

Improve your Summary Writing: 2C STEM Download

Improve your Summary Writing: 2C STEM Following on from summary writing 1C, this lesson, this lesson provides students with further practice on the summary writing process. It includes a review worksheet, two practice tasks which are based on STEM subjects and a peer...

Improve your Summary Writing: 2B Business Download

Improve your Summary Writing: 2B Business Following on from summary writing 1B, this lesson, this lesson provides students with further practice on the summary writing process. It includes a review worksheet, two practice tasks which are based on business topics and a...

Improve your Summary Writing: 2A General Academic Download

Improve your Summary Writing: 2A General Academic Following on from summary writing 1A, this lesson provides students with further practice on the summary writing process. It includes a review worksheet, two practice tasks which are based on general academic subjects...

Introduction to Summary Writing: 1C STEM Download

Introduction to Summary Writing: 1C STEM Suitable for students beginning their academic studies, this lesson supports students through the summary writing process. It includes an introductory worksheet, an information guide and five practice tasks which are based on...

Introduction to Summary Writing: 1B Business Download

Introduction to Summary Writing: 1B Business Suitable for students beginning their academic studies, this lesson supports students through the summary writing process. It includes an introductory worksheet, an information guide and five practice tasks which are based...

Introduction to Summary Writing: 1A General Academic Download

Introduction to Summary Writing: 1A General Academic Suitable for students beginning their academic studies, this lesson supports students through the summary writing process. It includes an introductory worksheet, an information guide and five practice tasks which...

Biohacking Mini Lecture Download

Biohacking Mini Lecture by Academic English UK The 3:40 minute lecture starts by defining cybernetic organisms and gives some examples of restorative medical procedures that are currently being offered. It then provides information about enhanced procedures that will...

Single Use Plastics Mini Lecture Download

Single Use Plastics Mini Lecture by Academic English UK The 4-minute lecture focuses on the recent facts and figures connected to single use micro plastic pollution. The lecturer presents bioplastic as a possible alternative and analyses the company Vegware:...

Electric Cars Mini Lecture Download

Electric Cars Mini Lecture by Academic English UK The 4-minute lecture focuses on the recent facts and figures connected to the growth of electric car market. The lecturer compares the top two most popular models of EV in the UK at the moment. He then asks the...

Charities Mini Lecture Download

Charities Mini Lecture by Academic English UK The 3.35-minute lecture focuses on Europe’s biggest conservation charity ‘The National Trust’. The lecturer provides information on how it started, the property and land that they own and the cost of...

Cruises Mini Lecture Download

Cruises Mini Lecture by Academic English UK The 4-minute lecture focuses on the largest cruise ship in the world ‘The Symphony of the Seas’. The lecturer provides facts and figures about the ship including size, staterooms, crew and features. He then illustrates the...

Academic Grammar 1: Common Tenses in Academic English Download

 Academic Grammar 1: The Most Common Tenses in Academic English  This lesson focuses on the four tenses of past simple, present simple, present perfect simple and future simple (will). It includes a language review of each tense, sentence level and paragraph level...

Academic Style Worksheet 4 Download

Academic Style 4: STEM Vocabulary 2 (AWL & Nominalisation)   This lesson is for STEM classes (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). It focuses on two key areas of academic writing: AWL and nominalisation. There are three worksheets comprising of a number of...

Description, Analysis and Evaluation Download

Academic Description, Analysis & Evaluation  This lesson helps to improve students’ awareness and understanding of the difference between description, analysis and evaluation. It includes paragraph analysis, a detailed language review reference sheet, graph...

Listening Note-taking Methods 2 Download

 Listening Note-Taking Methods 2  This lesson is an introduction to abbreviations and taking notes using linear, mind map and table methods. The lesson includes four 2-minute lectures and one 8-minute lecture to practice using these methods. Webpage Example  Time:...

Academic Synthesis Download

 Academic Synthesis This lesson is designed to support students in their understanding and use of synthesising sources. It includes noticing the use of sources in context, a language focus with examples, two guided writing practice activities, a freer practice...

Exemplification: How to Write Academic Examples Download

Academic Examples: Exemplification  This lesson is designed to support students in their understanding and use of exemplification. It includes noticing the language in context, a language review with examples, four guided practice activities, a freer practice...

Academic Definitions Download

 Academic Definitions  This lesson is designed to help students to write short and extended definitions. It contains a prior knowledge discussion, seven guided learning activities, two language reviews, a freer practice writing task, peer feedback checklist, homework...

Academic Paraphrasing 2: Improve your Paraphrasing Skills Download

Paraphrasing 2: Improve your Paraphrasing Skills This lesson helps students to improve their paraphrasing skills. The guided learning approach includes a text analysis activity where students identify the paraphrasing strategies, five sentence-level tasks to practise...