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 February Themed Language Building Activities

10 February Themed Language Building Activities

When the cold winds are still blowing, warm up your class with some of these fun, language building, February themed activities! Try These 10 February Themed Language Building Activities 1 ...
Beyond Martin Luther King Day: Teaching Argument Through the Writings of Martin Luther King

Beyond Martin Luther King Day: Teaching Argument Through the Writings of Martin Luther King

For many instructors, studying the writings of Martin Luther King is confined to the month of January, perhaps to the week leading up to his birthday. In a way, this is good—at least Martin ...
WIDA and ACCESS Testing: What You Need to Know

WIDA and ACCESS Testing: What You Need to Know

Many teachers, especially those new to WIDA and/or ESL teaching, are often overwhelmed and intimidated by the WIDA standards and ACCESS testing. In this article, we attempt to break down the mai ...
How To Be A Better Teacher: The Secret Recipe That Every Pro Knows

How To Be A Better Teacher: The Secret Recipe That Every Pro Knows

Qualities of a good teacher - what are they? This article attempts to look into the practical side of being a good teacher by reviewing the various aspects of a 'successful teacher' strategy that ...
What do You do for Fun? Celebrating National Hobby Month (January) in Your ESL Classroom

What do You do for Fun? Celebrating National Hobby Month (January) in Your ESL Classroom

 Are you a coin collector? Are you fascinated with stamps? Do you like video games or cooking or tennis? We all have something we like to do with our free time, our hobbies. January is natio ...
7 Ready to Use ESL Activities for Martin Luther King Day

7 Ready to Use ESL Activities for Martin Luther King Day

This is a guest article by Sarah Fudin. Sarah Fudin currently works in community relations for the University of Southern California's Master of Arts in Teaching program, which recently launched T ...
10 January Themed Language Building Activities

10 January Themed Language Building Activities

With a new year comes the opportunity to switch things up in your ESL classroom. When it’s time to change the calendars in your classroom, try one of the following January themed activities ...
Jazzy January Lesson Ideas For Creative ESL Teachers

Jazzy January Lesson Ideas For Creative ESL Teachers

January is generally kind of a low point in the year for students because it follows a long school holiday. It is important to get students involved in fun activities and really engage them in les ...
How to Teach a Christmas Lesson Adult Learners Will Never Forget

How to Teach a Christmas Lesson Adult Learners Will Never Forget

Christmas is a holiday that adults enjoy as much as children. The preparations, the shopping for gifts, the cooking, and the singing is not hard for a grown-up to get into the spirit of Christmas ...
PPT pictures, if, if only and I wish .....

PPT pictures, if, if only and I wish .....

ORAL PRACTICE: This powerpoint is to be used to encourage students to make sentences with :If +present ............ subject + will+vbIf + past simple ........ subject + would + vbIf + plu-perfe ...
Memory Game of Electrical Components

Memory Game of Electrical Components

This is a memory game based on fourteen electronic components and their definitions. Students display the cards upside down on the table. In turns, they turn over two cards at a time with the goal ...
Present Perfect Worksheet No. 1 - Suitable for Children and Adults

Present Perfect Worksheet No. 1 - Suitable for Children and Adults

This worksheet includes 3 exercises, can be used for schools or self-study students. It can improve the ability to realise Present Perfect Tense. The total mark is 52. If your mark is 47 and high ...
Cat Left Home Alone Video Worksheet

Cat Left Home Alone Video Worksheet

This worksheet is useful when working with younger children. It's visual. No words. The idea is to captivate student's interest and work on vocabulary and comprehension activities after watching. ...
Cloze Activity - Rosa Parks

Cloze Activity - Rosa Parks

Students are asked to read the sentences and fill in the missing words from the word bank to complete the facts about Rosa Parks. This worksheet was created by www.primaryleap.co.ukExample:Read th ...
Biography - Rosa Parks

Biography - Rosa Parks

Celebrate Rosa Parks' birthday with this biography report form all about this inspirational lady. Why was Rosa Parks arrested? How did President Clinton honour Rosa Parks? Students are asked to ca ...
Word Search Activity - Rosa Parks

Word Search Activity - Rosa Parks

This word search can be used as a fun activity with your class when teaching students about Rosa Parks. Students to try and find the words relating to Rosa Parks hidden in the word search grid as ...
Superlatives: Form, And Use With Present Perfect With “Ever”

Superlatives: Form, And Use With Present Perfect With “Ever”

This worksheets lets students revisit the form of superlatives and their use with present perfect with “ever”. In the first exercise students complete a table with the correct comparat ...
Handout Pride and Prejudice with Answers

Handout Pride and Prejudice with Answers

This handout is for the 2005 movie based on the book, Pride & Prejudice. This worksheet has listed vocabulary and definitions for each of four scenes. There are a few questions for each scene. ...
Chinese New Year Quiz

Chinese New Year Quiz

This fun quiz can be used as an extra resource when teaching the topic: Chinese New Year, or any English language lesson.Created by www.primaryleap.co.ukSome of the questions include:How many anim ...