English as a New Language, page 2
Lesson plans and teaching ideas
Enriching English with Harry Potter
Activities related to Harry Potter for fifth and sixth grade students.
The resources on this site are designed for beginning/emerging English language learners. Resources include listening activities, vocabulary, games, reading practice, grammar, and useful other links.
ESL Resources for Students
from Purdue University
Follow the link to ESL resources.
ESL/EFL Listening Comprehension Lesson for the Movie
Super Size Me
This lesson uses two carefully-selected clips to build listening and discussion skills.
Everyday English: English for Cafés and Restaurants
Words and phrases used in placing an order and in describing food and drink.
Grammar Review using a Sentence Auction
Students in small groups bid on correct and incorrect sentences. The group which 'buys' the most correct sentences wins.
How to Practice your IELTS Listening
Four things you can do every day to improve your listening skills and get a higher band in your IELTS test.
Idioms in English
The page links to sites with teaching resources about idioms.
Interesting Things for ESL Students
A variety of quizzes, puzzles, and games for students. Most require Internet access for students to use them.
Internet TESL Journal
Articles, research papers, lesson plans, classroom handouts, teaching ideas and links for students and teachers working with English as a second language.
The Irregular Verbs
This site lists all English irregular verbs and provides conjugation, pronunciation, translation and examples. It is designed for native speakers of Spanish.
Larry Ferlazzo, Teacher
An extensive, award-winning site dedicated to English language learners.
Learn English Effectively
How to learn English effectively. Includes advice from people who learned English successfully. Site written in simple English.
Learn English, Feel Good
In addition to free vocabulary and grammar practice, this site offers audio-based listening comprehension exercises to help with pronunciation, and exercises based on American movie and tv show clips.
Learn English with Jokes and Riddles
Users select a topic, how they want the answer displayed, font, and size. Then click, and the joke appears.
Learn English Words With Pictures: Natural Disasters
A dozen words like drought and mudslide defined and illustrated.
Learn English with Pictures and Audio
As the title suggests, this site is a dictionary of nouns, images, and audio pronunciations. Browse in alphabetical order.
Letters from Home
Enrichment materials for the advanced English as a second language (ESL) classroom. Students use letters to build language and communication skills. Contains activities to illustrate the dynamic power of personal letters and create an exhibition of letters. 23 pages; Adobe Reader required.
Lessons You Can Use Often, Sometimes, Always: Teaching Adverbs of Frequency
A step-by-step lesson plan.
Among the free resources here are videos, worksheets, and lesson plans.
This page opens with teacher comments on how to approach the story. Scroll down to find activities supporting vocabulary, cloze practice, essay questions, commentary, and analysis.