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Working

With Mixed
Level Groups

Text
Beginners

Pre Intermediate

Answer simple
questions

Answer more
complex
questions

1. Walt Disney grew up on a


farm. He loved to draw
animals. Later, he wanted to
get a job as a cartoonist for a
newspaper. He was not
successful. Then he got a job
to make cartoons for movies.
This was near new business
at that time. Disney liked this
idea. Hollywood was a better
place for this new business.

2. Walt Disney moved to Hollywood.


He started his own movie company
in 1923. In 1928 he made his first
movie about Mickey Mouse. It was a
big success. Then he made a movie
about Donald Duck.

Walt Disney continued to make long


cartoon movies like Snow White and
the Seven Dwarf Bambi, and
Sleeping Beauty. His movies
company was the biggest maker of
cartoons in the world. Later, he
made childrens movies like Mary
Poppins with real actors.

3. In 1954, Disney started to build


Disneyland in California. In the first two
months, over a million people came to
Disneyland. It was a huge success. Disney
planned to open a larger Disney park in
Florida. He didnt see it open. He died in
1966.walt Disney World opened in Florida
in 1971

Today, there are Disney parks in Tokyo,


Japan, and outside Paris, France. People all
over the world enjoy Walt Disneys
characters and stories.

One word in each sentence is not


correct. Rewrite these sentences
using the correct words.
(beginners)
1. Disney wanted to get a job as

a producer for a newspaper.


2. He started his own newspaper
company in 1923.
3. Disney made childrens movies
with real cartoons.
4. People all over the world enjoy
Walt Disneys actors and stories.

Answer the following questions


(pre-intermediate):
1. Did Walt Disney always like
what he was doing?
2. What was the second
movie he created?
3. What countries have
Disney Parks?
4. What are the famous
Disney characters?

Read the text and answer


the following question:
What information can a
DNA test give you?
What can genealogy tell
you about?
What does a family tree
show you?
What can you find in
public records?

Board Games
Beginners

Have the
role of a
simple
player

Pre - Intermediate

Have the
role of a
player and
mentor for
the
beginners

Listening
Beginners

Pre Intermediate

Listen and
Listen and fill in
select the correct the missing words
option
Listen and answer
the questions

When he was 17, James Cook worked in a bank /


shop. He didnt like it. He dreamt of being a
navigator, so he studied maths /cooking and
astrology / astronomy. He became a sailor and
then a master and Commander in the Royal
navy. In the 1760s, Cook made the first maps of
Newfoundland. Then, in 1769 /1779, the British
Admiralty decided to send a secret expedition
to find Terra Australis Nondum Cognita (modern
Austria / Australia). Europeans thought another
continent existed Magellan wrote about land
in the area, but he didnt know where exactly it
was. Cook found Australia and drew maps of
Australia and India / New Zealand too. He made
maps of many places all over the world. He was
killed in 1779 on the island of Hawaii / Elba.

When he was 17, James Cook worked in a


___________. He didnt like it. He dreamt of being
a navigator, so he studied ___________ and
___________. He became a sailor and then a
master and Commander in the Royal navy. In
the 1760s, Cook made the first maps of
Newfoundland. Then, in ___________, the British
Admiralty decided to send a secret expedition
to find Terra Australis Nondum Cognita (modern
___________). Europeans thought another
continent existed ___________ wrote about land
in the area, but he didnt know where exactly it
was. Cook found Australia and drew maps of
Australia and ___________ too. He made maps of
many places all over the world. He was killed in
1779 on the island of ___________.

Answer the following questions


(pre-intermediate) :
What school subjects did
James Cook study?
What land did James Cook
discover?
Who else wrote about this
land before it was
discovered?
Where did James Cook die?

Online Lessons
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