Handy Grammar: Past Simple - Autumn Speaking Cards

Past Simple Autumn Fall Vocabulary ESL Thanksgiving and Halloween speaking cards


These speaking cards combine ESL, Autumn/Fall vocabulary, Thanksgiving and Halloween vocabulary, and speaking activities in one product!

They are perfect for Autumn/Thanksgiving and Halloween-themed lessons.

These cards include Thanksgiving and Halloween vocabulary but are focused mostly on Autumn words. Please check the preview for the full wordlist.

Past Simple Autumn Fall Vocabulary ESL Thanksgiving and Halloween speaking cards

What is it?

  • A set of 48 Autumn Past Simple Speaking Cards

  • Perfect for vocabulary lessons related to Autumn/Fall, Thanksgiving, Halloween

  • ESL levels: A2/C1 - older kids, teenagers and adults

  • Vocabulary, speaking, Past Simple

  • individual work, pair work, projects

  • PDF and PNG - digital and printable

  • These Cards Correspond with my Autumn/Fall Vocabulary Sets -> CLICK

What's included?

  • 1 set of 48 cards + 1 template + 1 cover

  • each card consists of

  • a thematic word (Fall/Autumn/Halloween/Thanksgiving)

  • a general question "Tell us about a time you..."

  • 5 detailed questions

  • 3 formats:

  • 48 high-quality PNG files

  • 1 PDF file (1 card per page)

  • 6 PDF print-friendly pages (8 cards on each page)

  • 2 PDF versions - in A4 and US letter formats

Can be used as

  • warm-up

  • Individual/pair/group work

  • projects

  • Past Simple practice

  • revision

  • homework

  • short quizzes

  • writing prompts

  • speaking prompts

  • task cards

  • speaking cards

  • Autumn/Fall, Thanksgiving, and Halloween activities


  • to learn and practise thematic vocabulary

  • to review Past Simple questions/regular and irregular verbs

  • to use the words in context

  • to use the words in real-life conversations

  • to review vocabulary

  • to exchange ideas, opinions and traditions

  • to learn new things outside of the coursebook