Le PRESENT - Page 2

(Liens vérifiés le 02/09/2016)


Présent simple :

- Listening - Reading - Interactive exercises - Exercises to print -
Lesson plans
- Webquests - Games - Songs - Cartoons -
Animations Flash
- Videos

Non-progressive verbs

Présent progressif / Présent BE+ing :

Cliparts -
Interactive exercises - Exercises to print - PowerPoint Presentations - Lesson plans -
Games to print
- Interactive games - Videos - Cartoons
- Songs - Videos

Présent simple et Présent progressif :

- Listening -
Interactive exercises
- Exercises to print - Videos


Présent progressif / Présent BE+ing :


Cartoons Lesson plans
Cliparts Non-progressive verbs
Exercises to print PowerPoint Presentations
Games to print Presentation
Interactive exercises Songs
Interactive games Videos

Pages complémentaires :

Le futur
Les corvées / La routine


Presentation :


  • Présent continu
    - carte mentale de présentation du présent continu
    Fiche envoyée par Agnès Pihuit Imbert (Ac. Nantes)


Cliparts :

  • Activities (cliparts - dessins soignés) - ( :
    Page 1 - sleeping, waking up, yawning, sitting
    Page 2 - digging, painting, pushing, sliding
    Page 3 - crying, stroking (the cat), hugging, sharing
    Page 4 - fighting, shaving, sharpen, shopping
    Page 5 - kicking (a ball), riding (a tricycle), reading, running


Interactive exercises :



  • Interactive Book - Jobs
    "Learn / revise the vocabulary related to jobs and the difference between the present simple and the present continuous (BE + V-ing) with this interactive book!"

    Created by Laurence Haquet (Ac. Rouen)

  • What are the cats doing ?
    "Look at the little video than play the game. Be careful with the verbs!"

    Created by Renée Maufroid. (Ac. Lille)



  • A Busy Day
    - utilisation du vocabulaire de la famille et du present BE + ing
    (Primary Resources)


  • Present Continuous Tense - interactive (
    [ Present Continuous Tense - When to use ] [ Positive Sentences ] [ Negative Sentences ] [ Yes/No Questions ]
    [ Information Questions ] [ Practice Forming Present Continuous ] [ The ING Forms Of The Verbs ]
    [ English Action and State verbs ] [ Present Continuous and Present Simple Tenses ] [ Present Continuous Test ]

  • What are they doing? - activities created by Renée Maufroid
    Matching - Flashcards (Java / non-Java) - Concentration - Word Search


  • Renée Maufroid nous propose de nouvelles activités pleines de fraîcheur avec de jolies animations :
    - More Verbs (be + V-ing)

  • The Counting Story (pour 6ème) - (Magic Keys)
    - utilise des verbes d'action simples et des animations, par exemple :
    "This is the number NINE. These nine bunnies are all taking a bath."

  • I'm going to a party : present continuous (intermediate)
    "I'm going to a party. Ask me questions about the party.
    My answers are underlined. What are the questions?"



Exercises TO PRINT :

  • Describe the picture:





PowerPoint Presentations :


  • 'Mickey takes a trip'
    - Un diaporama  en lien avec le tout début [un peu plus de la première minute] de la video YouTube 'Mickey takes a trip' :

    Créé par Murielle Pennetier (Ac. Orléans-Tours)

    • utilisé en sixième

    • objectifs:
      • vocabulaire: voyager en train
      • structure grammaticale: présent be-ing: consolidation


Lesson plans :


  • Magic in the Moonlight: Present Continuous - a lesson
    "I love Woody Allen. This opening scene is great because no English is spoken, so basic learners can profit from it a lot."



  • Oblivion: Present Continuous - a lesson
    "This activity was provided by Philip Rice and it was published on his awesome blog THE ESL COMMANDO.
    Thanks, Phil, for such a great activity."





Games TO PRINT :




Cartoons :



What are you doing?





A typical classroom...
A Groening Cartoon



Songs :


  • What's This? - Fall Out Boy or HERE (a little different) or KARAOKE (with the lyrics)
    "What's this? 
    They're hanging mistletoe, they kiss 
    Why that looks so unique, inspired 
    They're gathering around to hear a story 
    Roasting chestnuts on a fire..."



  • Frere Jacque by Dave Mathshoes - with an animation (


  • Everybody's Changing by Keane :
    "You're aching, you're breaking
    ... everybody's changing... I'm
    Trying to make a move..."

  • Tom's Diner by Suzanne Vega :
    "I am sitting...
    I am waiting...
    He is looking
    Out the window...
    ... they are kissing...
    I'm pretending
    Not to see them...
    And I'm turning
    To the horoscope
    And looking
    For the funnies
    When I'm feeling..."
  • Sailing by Rod Stewart :
    "I am sailing, I am sailing,
    I am flying, passing high clouds, to be with you,
    to be free."

  • Laid Back - Baker Man - présent be+ing :

  • I¹m only sleeping by The Beatles :
    "I'm still yawning...
    And after all I'm only sleeping"
  • Lemon Tree By Fool's Garden - avec activités (
  • Strawberry Fields by The Beatles :
    "I'm going to strawberry fields...
    It's getting hard to be someone"



Non-progressive verbs :

  • A list of non-progressive verbs :
    want / need / prefer / like / love / hate / belong / see / hear / know / realize / believe / suppose / mean / understand /
    remember / forget / seem
    have (dans le sens de 'possess')
    think (dans le sens de 'believe')


Présent simple et Présent progressif :


Exercises to print
Interactive exercises


Presentation :

Listening :

  • My Dad - a short story (Présent simple + Présent BE + ing)
    "Lottie is 10 years old. She lives in England with her dad and her sister.
    Read and listen to Lottie telling us about her dad. Is your dad like Lottie's dad?"
    + Activities




INTERACTIVE exercises :



Exercises TO PRINT :


Songs :

  • She's Leaving Home by The Beatles ( :
    "Wednesday morning at five o'clock as the day begins
    Silently closing her bedroom door
    Leaving the note that she hoped would say more
    She goes downstairs to the kitchen clutching her handkerchief...
    She's leaving home after living alone"
    - the VIDEO (YouTube)

Videos :