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Latest Guardian news lesson

22nd March 2018: Social-media spying is turning us into a stalking society

The gap between social-media following and criminality is smaller than we think: should social-media companies be acting on misuse and abuse?

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Webquest: Water

Water is amazing - nothing on Earth can live without it. Find out more about water’s properties and why it’s so important in our watery webquest, celebrating World Water Day (22nd March).

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Teaching articles, ideas and tips to top up your teaching and support your professional development.

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Over 3,000 resources on listening, reading, writing, pronunciation, speaking and vocabulary.

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Puzzled by the past perfect? Muddled about modals? Look no further than the onestopenglish Grammar section.

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Resources based on a variety of vocabulary areas including dictionary skills, metaphors and our popular series BuzzWords.

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Teaching children

You'll find a selection of fun and stimulating activities for children aged 6-12 in this thriving section.

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Teaching teenagers

Lesson plans and ideas to inspire and engage teenage learners of English and to activate learning across all four skills.

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Business English

Hundreds of specialized resources dedicated to the world of work including Business Spotlight and Business Basics. 

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English for Specific Purposes (ESP)

Practical materials dedicated to professions such as banking, nursing, HR, law and more.

New for March

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Teaching young learners: How to use stories in the classroom

The first article in this series offers practical tips for using stories with young learners.

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The magic cat: 1 – About me Video

A song video and related lesson resources on the topic of introductions, for beginner-level young learners.

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Everyday life: Online shops

In this lesson, students discuss online shopping and create shopping lists.

Updated for March

Pronunciation activities: Part 4

This lesson in the series by Adrian Tennant focuses on the distinction between the phonemes marking the two vowels sounds in the words 'shot' and 'shout'.

Pronunciation activities: Part 5

The fifth lesson in this series by Adrian Tennant focuses on the distinction between the sounds 's', 'sh' and 'ch' in words like 'seat', 'sheet' and 'cheat'.

Pronunciation activities: Part 6

The sixth lesson in this series by Adrian Tennant focuses on the distinction between the phonemes /v/ and /w/.

Themed resources



A collection of articles, lesson plans and resources all about women.

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Spring resources

Winter is over and spring is here so why not teach your students about springtime with our handy collection of resources?

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