Bon's tips EFL exercise


Ejercicio para 3º ESO.
(An exercise for Pre-Intermediate students.)

Rellena los huecos y comprueba tus respuestas.
(Fill in all the gaps, then check your answers.)
Classroom in 1890
Schools stopped charging for education
Lessons only included reading, writing and arithmetic.
School meals were introduced at some schools.
Pupils over the age of nine could work and go to school.
Pupils wore a uniform.
The classrooms had wooden desks
Teachers punished physically pupils who broke the rules.
Most public schools were boarding schools.
Pupils couldn’t go home only for holidays.
Pupils slept in large dormitories.

Before 1900 schools charge for education and lessons include any subject but reading, writing and arithmetic. There be school meals and pupils over the age of nine work and go to school.
They also wear a uniform. They sit at wooden desks in rows and they be physically punished if they didn’t behave properly according to the rules.
Most public schools be boarding schools. Pupils go home before holidays and they sleep in dormitories.