Tips for Teaching American Culture to ESL Students

Tips for Teaching American Culture to ESL Students

While the United States is not the only place English is spoken, it contains a culture that many English language learners find intriguing. Students may be exposed to American companies, such as M ...
Strategies to Improve Student Confidence in Writing

Strategies to Improve Student Confidence in Writing

Writing can pose unique challenges for students who are learning English. Often, the processes involved with writing differ from the processes involved with thinking. Students have to stop and thi ...
Give Your ESL Students a BOOst with These Halloween Themed Language Activities

Give Your ESL Students a BOOst with These Halloween Themed Language Activities

Halloween is just around the corner, and it’s a great excuse to share some American culture with your ESL students. Here are some fun ways to bring the celebration of all hallows eve into y ...
Using GIFs and Memes in the ESL Classroom

Using GIFs and Memes in the ESL Classroom

If you use any sort of social media sites these days, you're probably very familiar with GIFs and memes. Memes are constantly being shared on Twitter and Facebook, while GIFs now crowd the comment ...
Using Audio as a Teaching Tool

Using Audio as a Teaching Tool

Want to spice up the lessons in your classroom? Try incorporating some audio. From listening to music and spoken word pieces to recording their own voices, their many ways to help students learn ...
6 Lessons Using Smartphone Cameras

6 Lessons Using Smartphone Cameras

Almost everyone has a smartphone these days, so why not start using this technology to help you teach? The best ways to get started is to use the camera feature. Getting your students talking abou ...
10 Puzzle Stories for your Language Class

10 Puzzle Stories for your Language Class

Puzzle stories and riddles make great classroom activities. You can use them as warmups, fillers or cool downs. Puzzle stories help develop speaking skills and serve as a great way to practice ask ...
8 Great Ways to Use Dictation with ESL Students

8 Great Ways to Use Dictation with ESL Students

Dictation might feel a bit old-fashioned but it’s a great, interactive way to get students writing and talking. It doesn’t take a lot of preparation time or complex feedback and it can ...
Making Films on Smartphone Cameras: 5 Language Lessons Utilizing Smartphones and Film

Making Films on Smartphone Cameras: 5 Language Lessons Utilizing Smartphones and Film

Making films with smartphones is easy and fun. Here are five simple ways to exploit this pocket technology in your English classes. 1. Conduct a Simple Interview You could use this as part of an ...
Using Traditional Games with Language Learners

Using Traditional Games with Language Learners

Sick of technology? Why not try some more traditional games? Traditional games, such as board and card games, have a lot to offer your classroom. Here are 10 great traditional games you can use ...
What's My Favorite Color? Riddles

What's My Favorite Color? Riddles

Give students a chance to practice using color words by solving these fun color riddles. For example, what color is the color of apples and grapes? Find more free worksheets or create your own uni ...
Angol, City of Flowers

Angol, City of Flowers

Reading Comprehension related to Tourism in Angol,Chile. It is a short description of some places to visit if you come to the city. It contains True-False exercises. Complete a chart with specifi ...
Cheerleader by OMI

Cheerleader by OMI

You can teach simple present tense, the rule of the third person and the auxiliaries Do and Does. You can also teach vocabulary. There are two pages, the first one you look for the vocabulary, the ...
Online Banking Crossword with Answer Key

Online Banking Crossword with Answer Key

Online banking allows people to perform various services with the click of a mouse. This worksheet offers 10 questions to practice vocabulary and concepts related to Online Banking. Write phrases ...
Detective & Suspect Dialogue

Detective & Suspect Dialogue

This is a great dialogue worksheet for the learners having difficulties learning some grammar topics such as past simple, past continuous and past perfect. This worksheet is not suitable for young ...
White Helmet Heroes

White Helmet Heroes

[attachment=32360]A video-based activity about war in Syria and White Helmet Heroes. The worksheet can be a good conversation starter focusing on the notion of heroism and bravery as well as war ...
Past Perfect Tense Video and Worksheet

Past Perfect Tense Video and Worksheet

Watch a video lesson to help students learn about the past perfect tense, and then complete the worksheet to help them continue to practice using the past perfect tense. This actvity can be used i ...
Inventions Presentation Worksheet

Inventions Presentation Worksheet

This worksheet uses inventions and discoveries in history to help studnets learn how to form the past passive tense. Combine it with other worksheets on the passive tense to create a complete curr ...
Using a Dictionary: Guide Words

Using a Dictionary: Guide Words

Strong dictionary skills can help students learn the meanings of unfamiliar words. This worksheet has students practice using guide words to help them find words in a dictionary. Once they find th ...
Reading Passage: Build an Emergency Kit

Reading Passage: Build an Emergency Kit

Help build students' reading comprehension skills and help them learn about emergency preparedness with this short reading passage on how to build an emergency kit. The passage is accompanied by a ...