Interesting Things for ESL
Students. A fun study site for students of
English as a Second Language. Word games,
puzzles, quizzes, exercises, slang, proverbs
& much more. Many listen & read-along
stories including readings in history.
Learn about & write acrostic
poems. An acrostic poem uses the letters in
a word to begin each line of the poem. All
lines of the poem relate to or describe the
main topic word. In addition, as part of the
online tool, students are prompted to brainstorm,
write & revise their poems, thus reinforcing
elements of the writing process. Students
can also print their finished acrostic poems.
English Quizzes -
Have student test their knowledge with simple
Quizzes in the following English language
categories: Colours/Colors (red), continuous
Present Tense (-ing form),
Irregular Past Tense (e.g. eat / ate), Irregular
Past Tense, Irregular Past Tense, Irregular
Past Tense, Numbers 1 to 20, Homophones (e.g.
know / no), Opposites (e.g. big / small).
Language Tips -
Easy to implement Language Acquisition
Strategies, Accommodations & Modifications for
ELL Learners. Teaching English Second Language.
California distance learning
project. Free site to build reading &
life skills. Lesson on audio for free. Subjects
include: Working, Law & government, Schools,
Family, Health & Safety, Housing, Money,
Science & Online Class, Services, Going
Places & Nature. Great for adults or Middle
School to High School students new to America
and new to English.
- Spanish Quizzes -
to Help You Learn and Review Vocabulary. Adjectives
- People Adjectives - Personalities Adjectives,
Adverbs, Airport, Animals - Sea, Appliances,
Astrology, Astronomy, Baby, Bank, Bathroom,
Beach, Bedroom & much more. For older
students and adults.
Improve your English with pod
casts & other lessons. A series of video
pod casts to teach basic English pronunciation.
Videos feature close-ups of mouth as the words
& sounds being taught. You mimic the mouth
movements. For all ages, although younger
students will have to be directed.