FCE B2

What really happens to the plastic you throw away

 TED talk about the destiny of plastic bottles. Appropriate for intermediate students. Practice passive voice together with listening for FCE part 1 exam.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE

PASSIVES

RECYCLING

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

DRUNK HISTORY – The Invention of Coca-Cola

Based on the popular web series, Drunk History is the liquored-up narration of our nation's history. John Pemberton invented Coca-Cola while trying to create a patent medicine – but it had something a little extra in it.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE/TRINITY

READING/LISTENING/SPEAKING

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 10

Psychological Tricks that really work

Bright Side offers a few psychological tricks you can use in everyday life to make it much easier and more exciting for you to reach your goals.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE/TRINITY

READING/LISTENING/SPEAKING

SOCIETY

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 8

Drunk History - The Birth of Halloween

Based on the popular web series, Drunk History is the liquored-up narration of our nation's history.  Each Halloween, young people would vandalize Elizabeth Krebs’s town, inspiring her to plan a party that changed the way we celebrate the holiday forever.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE/TRINITY

READING/LISTENING/SPEAKING

CUSTOMS&TRADITIONS

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 7

The Egg Theory - 2009 Short Story

God explains that in fact there are other Godlike beings elsewhere, and that "you" too will one day become a God. The entire universe was created as an egg for the main character (all of humanity), and once "you" have lived every human life ever, "you" will be born as a God.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE

READING/LISTENING/SPEAKING

RELIGION

ADVANCED

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

Conan - The Havana Club Rum Museum

Conan visits The Havana Club Rum Museum and shares lots of laugh with his guide. 

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE/TRINITY

LISTENING / SPEAKING

DRUGS

ADVANCED

ADULT

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 10

I´ve got 99 problems, palsy is just one - Maysoon Zayid

Maysoon takes a funny view on her disability and explains how she overcame the incredulous amount of discrimination. Video worksheet accompanied by comprehension questions and short reading with sentence gap fill adequate for  FCE reading part 2. Followed by discussion questions.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE/TRINITY

READING/LISTENING/SPEAKING

SOCIAL ISSUES

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 10

90s Kids - Used to

A video based on what kids used to like in 90s followed by a discussion. A grammar practice - Used to and Would. Appropriate for Trinity Grade 7 topic - Early memories.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE / TRINITY

USED TO

MEMORIES

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 7

5 Serial killers still out today

An article about what makes a serial killer followed by a video on 5 famous serial killers that are still free today. FCE base reading exercise, chose the correct heading for each paragraph. Appropriate for Trinity Grade 9, Crime and punishment. A great Halloween worksheet!

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE / TRINITY

READING/LISTENING/SPEAKING

CRIME

ADVANCED

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 9

The most haunted places on Earth

An article about the real reasons why some people might see ghost followed by a video of famous haunted places. FCE based reading, filling the missing words. Listening comprehension and discussion. Appropriate for Grade 8 Trinity, Unexplained phenomena and events. A great Halloween worksheet!

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE / TRINITY

READING/LISTENING/SPEAKING

SUPERNATURAL

ADVANCED

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 8

What do we lie about the most - Infographics Show

An amusing video about what people lie about the most followed up by discussion questions.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE / TRINITY

LISTENING/SPEAKING

VALUES

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 8

Could you pass the Google Interview?

Reading about 5 reasons why Google is the best place to work for. Exercise based on FCE READING AND USE OF ENGLISH PART 3. Followed up by a video with examples of Google interview questions. Also appropriate for Grade 8 Trinity, "The world of work" topic.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE / TRINITY

READING/LISTENING/SPEAKING

WORK

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 8

Addiction in a Nutshell

A short video about what causes addiction, followed by vocabulary, comprehension and discussion questions. Appropriate for B1 and B2 level and Trinity 8 "Society and living standards" topic.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE / TRINITY

LISTENING/SPEAKING

DRUGS

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 8

How to stay calm when you know you´ll be stressed

A neurologist Daniel Levitin explains how to prevent poor decisions in times of stress. Appropriate for Trinity grade 10 "stress management" topic.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE / TRINITY

LISTENING/SPEAKING

HEALTH

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 10

What makes a hero by Matthew Winkler

A TED Ed talk discribes a journey of a hero. Listening comprehension matching exercise followed by discussion. Appropriate for Trinity grade 8 "personal values and ideals" topic.

Student Type

Student Level

Topic

Grammar

Exam Type

CAMBRIDGE / TRINITY

LISTENING/SPEAKING

VALUES

INTERMEDIATE

ADULT/TEENS

Exam Level

FCE B2

GESE Grade 8