Music and Songs : CONTENTS


(Updated on 13/05/2016)



  • Elvis Presley gets Presidential Medal of Freedom (November 19, 2018) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
    "The legendary rock 'n' roll singer Elvis Presley has been posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom."

    Try the same news story at these easier levels: Elvis Presley - Level 4  or  Elvis Presley - Level 5
    Make sure you try all of the online activities for this reading and listening - There are dictations, multiple choice, drag and drop activities,
    crosswords, hangman, flash cards, matching activities and a whole lot more. Please enjoy :-)


  • Elvis Presley guitar and John Lennon lyrics auctioned - 22 May 2016
    "A guitar that Elvis Presley was given by his father has sold for $334,000 (£230,000) at an auction in New York...
    Auctioneers Julien's also sold John Lennon's handwritten lyrics for The Beatles' Being For The Benefit of Mr Kite! for $354,400 (£244,000)."

  • Elvis Presley honoured with new US stamp - VIDEO - 14 August 2015
    "A new stamp has been unveiled in the US in honour of Elvis Presley.
    In a ceremony in Memphis on the front lawn of his mansion, Graceland, his former wife, Priscilla welcomed the commemorative "forever" stamp as ''beautiful''."




  • Elvis Presley 1 - interactive activity :
    "FIVE of the following statements about Elvis Presley are TRUE.
    Listen to the audio file and click the sentences you think are true."

    (Michel Barbot)


  • Elvis Presley 2 - interactive activity :
    "Here are the FIVE false statements about Elvis.
    Listen again and correct them by choosing A, B, C or D."

    (Michel Barbot)


  • Graceland given 'landmark' status - 27 March 2006
    "Graceland, Elvis Presley's former home in the US city of Memphis, is to be designated a national landmark."