Activities for ESL Students Available by level and by primary language
Breaking News English Lessons read about breaking news and learn English. It's easy. You can also listen to short news stories, and do vocabulary, reading, speaking, listening and writing exercises. Oh... and there are online quizzes and activities here too, and homework. ALL FREE!
Educational Resources for ESL is from Community Learning Network, a site designed to help K-12 teachers integrate technology into the classroom. Includes curricular and instructional sites. Click on English As a Second Language.
EFLClassroom "We are a community of EFL and ESL teachers from all over the world. We share resources, discuss teaching methodology and making resources and other issues in the EFL/ESL field."
E.L. Easton English Online--materials for teaching English as a Second Language including grammar, quizzes and tests, reading, writing, spelling and vocabulary
English as a Second Language is a collection of several hundred links for all things ESL-related. Subject areas include dictionaries, translation services, pronunciation, idioms, lesson plans, grammar, reading, writing, quizzes, vocabulary, kids' links, and much, much more. Some links are for software but the majority are for interactive websites
English Listening Center It provides a monthly text and audio summary of four news stories, including online cloze (fill-in-the-gap) exercises.
EnglishBanana.com With free podcasts, worksheets, games and quizzes for learning English
ESL/EFL Exercises and
Quizzes drag-and-drop exercises about
grammar and vocabulary for ESL students
ESL Gold provides hundreds of pages of free English teaching and learning materials for both students and teachers. All resources are organized by skill and level for quick and easy access.
ESL Reader Paste in the text that the student is to read. When the student comes upon a word that they don't understand, they left click on the word for the definition and pronunciation.
ESL Resource Center sub-topics include beginner students, business English, reading/listening, speaking, drama/role plays, error correction, teacher development, images, games, grammar, vocabulary, warmers & coolers, writing, learner autonomy, pronunciation, and younger learners
ESL4Teachers from Teacher Planet comes a site with tools for ESL teachers. Links include worksheets, resources, lesson plans and job listings
Famous People Lessons read about famous people and learn English. It's easy. You can also listen to short news stories, and do vocabulary, reading, speaking, listening and writing exercises. Oh... and there are online quizzes and activities here too, and homework. ALL FREE!
Larry Ferlazzo this link is to Larry's links for teachers. Larry is a high school ESL teacher in California and he has literally thousands of links at his site. When you are finished looking at the teachers' section be sure to check out the rest of his site!
News English Lessons read about the news and learn English. It's easy. You can also listen to short news stories, and do vocabulary, reading, speaking, listening and writing exercises. Oh... and there are online quizzes and activities here too, and homework. ALL FREE!
Short Stories for ESL Learners 50 short stories for intermediate ESL learners. Each story includes a vocabulary button at the end plus the opportunity to have the story read aloud.
Six Steps to ELL Lesson Design offers classroom teachers resources and information for meeting the needs of all degrees of English speakers within the same classroom and curriculum. The site is written in a conversational form and includes six steps for planning and organizing your curriculum, including determining the needs of your class, identifying adaptable activities, modifying materials, creating new activities, and designing lessons.
Created by Linda DeVore
Last Updated Friday, March 14, 2014