How to Become the Best Teacher: Students' Advice

How to Become the Best Teacher: Students' Advice

Your students can help you be a better teacher.   Understanding the learning styles of your students can help you become a better teacher. And in this way, you can even learn from them. ...
Top 10 Tongue Twisters: True Teacher's Treasure?

Top 10 Tongue Twisters: True Teacher's Treasure?

Tongue twisters in the ESL classroom – yes or no? Although most don't make any sense at all, they can certainly help your students improve their pronunciation skills.
10 Fresh Roleplay Ideas for General English

10 Fresh Roleplay Ideas for General English

Role plays are an excellent way of getting your students to practise their English. They simulate real life situations and allow them to act out what they would do in a real situation. There ar ...
How To Energize Your Bored Students With This Great Game: Perfect For Any Level, Any Topic, Any Size Of Group

How To Energize Your Bored Students With This Great Game: Perfect For Any Level, Any Topic, Any Size Of Group

Jeopardy is a perfect ESL classroom activity for any level, any size of group, and any topic area. It’s extremely adaptable and can be used for almost limitless purposes: Review of the d ...
9 Ways To Bring Real Life Into The Classroom

9 Ways To Bring Real Life Into The Classroom

What do we usually do when we have to teach fruits and vegetables in English? We use flashcards and illustrations, right? But what if we were to bring a basket full of fruits and not only have stu ...
Teaching Capitals

Teaching Capitals

As with all rules in grammar, capitalization helps to convey a clear meaning. The purpose of capitalization is to portray the importance of different words to the reader. For example, the phr ...
Linking Verbs List with Worksheets

Linking Verbs List with Worksheets

In this article, we will discuss a type of verb that describes a state of being. These verbs are referred to as Linking, Helping, or Auxiliary verbs. Unlike typical verbs, these “to ...
Likes and Dislikes Worksheet Roundup

Likes and Dislikes Worksheet Roundup

Likes and dislikes are - arguably - the most important topic to teach anyone how to navigate. This skill allows us to express feelings about what’s going on, appropriately stand up fo ...
Inference Worksheets for ESL Students

Inference Worksheets for ESL Students

As students advance through their ESL journey, they often acquire good reading and comprehension skills, at least on the surface. However, they often lack inferential reading skills to find ans ...
Irregular Verb Resources: 21 Fantastic Exercises

Irregular Verb Resources: 21 Fantastic Exercises

If you have your lesson plan, but you’re struggling with the materials to bring it to life, you’re in the right place. Below we’ve hand-picked 21 of our favorite irregular ver ...
Gerund After Prepositions, After Some Verbs, And As A Noun

Gerund After Prepositions, After Some Verbs, And As A Noun

  This worksheet explores the form and function of the gerund, its use after prepositions, after some verbs and as a noun. Students need to choose the right verb to complete sentences and ...
Collocations

Collocations

    This sheet focuses on adjective, noun, participle collocations used in speaking and informal language. These collocations can be used to describe things, the weather or talk abou ...
Test: Past Simple

Test: Past Simple

  Based on file 7 of the English File Elementary Fourth Edition, this test covers grammar (Past Simple (to be, regular and irregular verbs), vocabulary (word formation and expressions with ...
The Present Simple Tense

The Present Simple Tense

  This resource has a few exercises to practise the Present Simple Tense. It is appropriate for revision and learning the rules concerning tense and the position of adverbs in a sentence.& ...
Adjectives Ending In ED/ING  Passage and Exercises

Adjectives Ending In ED/ING Passage and Exercises

  Based on a news article, this reading comprehension activity illustrates adjectives ending in ED/ING. It includes questions and comprehension exercises and is suitable for pre-intermedia ...
Mr. Popper's Penguins  Movie

Mr. Popper's Penguins Movie

  Mr. Popper's Penguins is a comedy with penguins doing silly things which are fun to watch. On this worksheet the class watches a few scenes in the movie, beginning and ending with design ...
Confusing Words

Confusing Words

  This is worksheet has 10 pages with 40 exercises to practise confusing words, such as homophones, verbs vs. adjectives and nouns vs. It’s suitable for different levels. The words ...
CLIL Music  CLEMENTINE

CLIL Music CLEMENTINE

While listening to the lyrics of the traditional song about Clementine, students can practice reading comprehension, learn new vocabulary, including related synonyms, and sing a song while t ...
Going around

Going around

  This worksheet is suitable for Grade Is to learn about different kinds of transport. Children read the hints given in the bubbles and guess the name of the vehicle, then circle the odd o ...
'Instead Of' Sentence Completion Worksheet

'Instead Of' Sentence Completion Worksheet

  This worksheet is for practicing when to use the phrase ‘instead of’. Students are required to fill in the blanks using the information given, then come up with their own ans ...