June 2018 – Grease is 40!

Dear Teacher,

Summer nights are approaching as the school year winds down – this month marks the 40th anniversary of the release of the film Grease! There are two worksheets from the film as well as lyric videos of all songs on the Original Soundtrack Album on www.tuneintoenglish.com.



June’s New Downloadable Worksheets

This worksheet features a scene-ordering, storytelling activity, with four songs from the movie: Sandy, Hopelessly Devoted to You, You’re the One That I Want and Summer Nights. This was submitted by regular contributor Mena Bianco.
There is also a worksheet for the song Summer Nights online.

Say Something – Justin Timberlake (feat. Chris Stapleton)
A current radio favourite, this vocabulary worksheet was prepared by Rachel Collins, Arcore (MI).

– Over 330 Downloadable worksheets now online (including the 1974 Eurovision winner, Waterloo by ABBA)
– Download complete list of online worksheets
– See important dates in June for more resources.

Most of the worksheets have been written by your colleagues – perhaps you have prepared one and want to share it?

The Tune Into English Roadshow

The Tune Into English Roadshow 2017-2018 Tour will conclude in Trieste on the 7th June – thank you to all in Italy and Spain who hosted the Roadshow this year – I look forward to seeing you and your students again next year!

Videos and songlist 2017-2018
2017-2018 Comments

See videos from all Roadshow tours, from 2005
Ten Years of The Tune Into English Roadshow – the book
Primary Show

“The best ESL experience ever!” – Prof.ssa Antonella Porcu, Liceo Scientifico “G. Spano”, Sassari

Speak Up Videos – Extracts from the Roadshow

The World Cup kicks off this month – without Italy and Ireland… This month’s Speak Up/Roadshow video recalls the Euro 2016 finals, when Ireland beat Italy to qualify for the knock-out stages, in a dance-finale – you can preview Twist & Shout by The Beatles here.

– Extracts from the Tune Into English Roadshow (with downloadable lesson plans)
– See all 56 Speak Up Explains videos

Cultural Integration, Research and Workplace Programmes in Ireland

Carlow International English Language School offers exclusive tailored Cultural Integration, Research and Workplace Programmes throughout the school year, with focus also on sport and music. You can read further details here.

Also online:

– Over 11,000 Karaoke songs
Summer Songs – find the song title
The World Cup – match the English translation of the anthem to the winners
– Sing along with this week’s UK Top 10 on Speak Up

Notes From An ELT Consultant – free to Supporters of the site!
Once – 48-page Film Worksheet
Summer schools in Ireland
The Tune Into English T-shirt
Tune Into English on facebook
tuneintoenglish on Instagram

Keep singing!

Best wishes,

Fergal Kavanagh
The web’s largest free resource for learning English through pop music!

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