Posts filed under: ESL Teaching

In their book Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language, authors Murcia, Brinton, Snow and Bohlke offer the following listening activities and strategies that every ESL/EFL teacher can use in the classroom....
Running out of tricks? Here are some quick ESL vocabulary games for young learners that every teacher can rely on anytime of the day!...
Here's a list of engaging classroom speaking activities which can be done in a variety of ways such as individual tasks, pair works or group activities....
This was a short project that went really with my middle school ESL class. My students were able to come up with three products in one activity: a mind map, a self-portrait and an essay. ...
Are you looking for an online teaching opportunity with a flexible schedule? What if I say you could wear PJs while doing it? A lot of China-based ESL companies are seeking passionate educators to teach English online to hundreds of...
In this project, students will be working in pairs to create their own country from scratch. They will also choose a type of government government system....
As the school year winds down, it is sometimes difficult to keep teaching to the last minute so here are 13 fun things to do on the last day of school!...
I once had a challenging experience running a book club with low-level English students in Vietnam. I wanted something that will challenge them so I chose a book that wasn’t too easy like a graded reader. I had to consider...
Here are some end of lesson activities and ideas that can be used for the remaining three to five minutes of you class time....