Sunday 28 October 2012

It's a dog's life!

You are going to
  • practise present simple for routine / habit
  • practise present simple 3rd Person (+S)
  • watch a clip about an unusual dog's habits

1a) Before you watch. 
Look at the list of words below. Do you know all of them?
a phone    a computer    a bed    a pillow    a chair    a table    a glass of water     a t-shirt     a shirt    a toothbrush    a plate    a cup   a television   a car   a train

1b) Watch the clip below. 
Can you see the things?
Put "Yes" or "No"

2) Match
Match the sentence endings with the beginnings

3) What can the dog do?
Write the words in the gaps

Printable versions here

4) Present Simple.
Look at the presentation below and ask the questions to each other. Click the page to begin.

5) Continue the story. 
What do you think "Ruff Dog" does after he drives in his car?
  • Where does he go?
  • Who does he meet?
  • What does he do?



  1. Hi David,

    Just to let you know that we’ve shortlisted this blog post for this month’s TeachingEnglish blog award and I’ll be making a post about it on today’s TeachingEnglish facebook page, if you’d like to check there for comments.


  2. excellent activity for kids david! thank u! ester from spain