Online fun for Year 5 and Year 6 English!

Hello Year 5 and Year 6:

We hope you are well and #stayinghome!

Since you all have work packs to do (a page/day, please) and also work on:

we thought we would put some fun English activities on the blog here.  Check back every few days for activities that support your learning and USE of English.  We hope these serve as learning tools and that they are entertaining too – as we carry our civic responsibilities under quarantine!

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with questions or doubts via the comments section in the blog!

Click the pictures for a variety of games to play over and over again.

This is a link to a game to practice past simple.

Challenge video quiz!  Go ahead, watch it and give it your best shot!!  This quiz includes multiple verb tenses: past simple, past continuous and past perfect simple. Click to get to the video.

And last but not least don’t forget to play lyrics training to enjoy your favorite songs in English and practice your listening skills!

Happy quarantine!  We’ll be in touch soon with more activities for you to enjoy!

All our best,

Teacher Manolo and Lindley

Revision: clothes, to be and to have

Hello Year 3-

A quick reminder to keep practicing English on

We suppose you are nearly done with your clothes work pack, so this blog entry is a revision to consolidate your learning so far.  Here are some videos and games so you can keep practicing your knowledge.

Revise clothes (and other) vocabulary with this fun game here. Click the photo to get to the link.

Let us know how you do–we´ll track high scores if you send your results to us in the comments section.

Click the picture below for a game to practice to be:

Click below to use this video lesson to practice the verb have got:

Use this link to help you revise material at a variety of levels.  It includes listening games to, so have your head phones on, or your speaker turned up.


Let us know how you are doing with your work and let us know via the comments section if you have any questions!

Stay well! Stay at home!

All our best,

Teacher Manolo and Lindley

Learning the Present Continuous

Hi Year 4-

You already have a work pack to learn how to form and use the present continuous, but here are some more resources to help learn this newest verb tense for you.

As always, check for your latest batch of homework.

You can continue to play and learn here:

Watch this video for an online class about how to make present continuous.

Watch, listen and repeat here to see how we use this verb tense in everyday conversation.

Now watch this story.  Write a list  of all the verbs in present continuous that you see in the video. 


Then, use use ten verbs to make ten different sentences about your life today! Send them to us in the comment section of the blog!

Use this link to an online activity to make sentences in present continuous.

Let us know if you have any questions about how to use this verb tense!  We look forward to reading your comments and being in touch soon.  Meanwhile, stay safe, work hard, play hard and, of course, wash your hands!

All our best,

Teacher Manolo and Lindley