Websites for You!
The following websites are designed to offer educator support as you plan lessons for the varied levels of your learners.
https://esltrainingvideos.blogspot.com – Videos on Warm-up strategies, teaching pronunciation, phonics, multi-level class management, interactive vocabulary, the writing process, introducing new lessons, student organization skills.
https://www.cambridge.org/ventures/resources – Look for “Literacy writing worksheets” on the left under “resources” for non-literate students.
https://www.eslflashcards.com – Alphabet and picture flashcards on all topics. Can print in all sizes.
https://www.speech-language-therapy.com – Great for working with minimal and near minimal pairs.
https://quizlet.com – Create online flashcard sets with pictures and sounds. Students can practice flashcards in a variety of online games. Create your own set or search for sets created by other teachers. Must create a free account (Premium membership allows uploading own images, +).
https://sites.google.com/site/webforbeg – Compilation of many online resources for beginners to practice the four skills, vocabulary, and computer literacy.
https://sites.google.com/site/eslwebsites2– Compilation of many online resources for intermediate and advanced students to practice the four skills, vocabulary, and computer literacy.
https://www.starfall.com – Beginner site for ABCs, phonics and beginning reading.
https://www.learningchocolate.com – Vocabulary site with audio, visuals, reading, and writing practice.
https://englishflashgames.blogspot.com – Vocabulary and grammar exercises.
https://www.usalearns.org – Comprehensive ESL course (beginning through intermediate). Free registration is required.
https://www.languageguide.org/english/ – Picture dictionary with identification practice.
https://www.youtube.com/user/PronunciationDoctor – English Accent Modification videos with Marsha Chan.
https://breakingnewsenglish.com – Current news articles written for various levels. Vocabulary, reading, writing, listening, and grammar exercises for each article/level.
https://www.esl-lab.com – Listening comprehension exercises for various levels.
https://www.englishclub.com – Website provides extensive resources for ESL teachers as well as many kinds of lessons for learners.
https://proliteracyeducationnetwork.com – Variety of resources for ESL tutors including online courses for instruction that you can watch, but you must first create a free online account.
https://grammarbook.com – Useful website is very helpful for explaining grammar and punctuation, with examples you can use for teaching.
https://www.phrasemix.com – Easy, quick, and helpful website for learners who want to speak more natural English. It provides new useful real-world English phrases or expression every day. You can teach a few of these to your students each week.
https://www.elcivics.com – Variety of government and history lessons for ESL students–easy ways to learn about American history, geography, and culture.
https://www.eslcafe.com– A meeting place for ESL and EFL teachers and students from around the world.
https://bogglesworldesl.com – Printable teaching resources such as worksheets and flashcards for language arts, TESOL,TEFL, ESL.
https://www.esl-galaxy.com/ – Offers over 2368 free printable worksheets for ESL lesson plans and ESL activities.
http://www.tesol.net/teslact.html – Wide range of activities for ESL students, such as international e-mail discussion lists and online tests.
https://www.readworks.org – Reading passage for all levels of proficiency and a multitude of topics.
https://www.education.com– Create learning games, puzzles, word searches, etc. to reinforce reading, phonetic, writing, and math skills.
https://www.elizabethclaire.com– Easy English News is a monthly newspaper that is designed for ESL readers, focusing on vocabulary, culture, customs, civics, history, humor, idioms, and current news that matters to them.