Looking for excellent ESL books and resources? Here are some of the best materials available for teaching English as a Second Language. They are the top picks of my co-ESL teachers, and I have included many of them in my own personal collection!
Getting ready for the SAT? Learning vocabulary is extremely important for raising your score! Nail down your success on the test. Study these essential vocabulary words that are likely to be asked, and you’ll reach your targeted score, guaranteed.
Still spending too much time in front of the computer creating ESL materials for your students? Take a look at this goldmine of free sites for kids to learn English!
It’s no secret that motivating ESL learners is the most challenging aspect of language teaching. Do you want your students to develop “intrinsic motivation” to learn and massively enliven your class? Read these three easy ways!
Want to brush up your strategies in teaching ESL? Learn how to be creative and experimental with colors, pictures, sounds, and lessons when using SMART board lessons for ESL class and address the “back to the basics” cry in education by fully implementing Word Walls!
What are the things you need to consider when making assessments for your EFL class? How are you going to design your test to make your students enjoy writing, be proud of their work–and learn? Here are some of my favorite ways.
When good readers read, they imagine the text in their minds. Have your ESL kids envision the characters in stories by modeling great reading techniques! Download printable characterization stationery and other graphic organizers here.
Searching for an English as a Second Language vocabulary worksheet for your class? This article has free vocabulary lesson/worksheets. Learn how to use the repetition and dynamic method when teaching new vocabulary words, plus get some new tricks on how to effectively teach vocabulary in class.
Since songs are an exaggeration of speech, using music increases awareness of different aspects of language. This article includes a stress-free listening activity that teaches listening comprehension and new vocabulary words through a song!