You might have two pages in the text book to cover an ESL lesson lasting anything from 30 minutes, up to two hours. An experienced TEFL teacher will know that the way to do this is by using supplementary material covering the same language in the book. Supplementary material can come in many forms, from music to PowerPoint presentations, dialogue students need to listen to or ESL printable worksheets.
So you think you can TEFL? There are days when churning out another TEFL lesson plan is going to feel like an impossible feat. During my second week in South Korea, a newly-minted teacher with lots of stickers and enthusiasm I was asked to plan not one, not two, but fifteen weeks worth of 2-hour after school classes that quickly put a stopper on my enthusiasm, and it quickly turned to blind panic.
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Short Stories - These high-interest short stories are designed for ESL students from beginning-low to intermediate reading levels. Each story is based on an everyday problem that a character is having and includes an image. The stories are designed with lifeskill lessons in mind and should work well with the units found in a typical ESL picture dictionary.
The following resources can be used in ESL Adult classes with great results. Take advantage of several worksheets, games and ideas to make your teaching easier. Board games : Teach and practice English grammar and structure in a communicative way.
Here is my master list of free online ESL teaching materials. Readings come with interactive comprehension questions and tasks. It includes the simple stuff subjects, prepositions all the way to the toughies modal auxiliaries, adjective clauses.
New to Handouts Online? Take a Tour! These are free worksheets covering the tenses, vocabulary, situations and more. Click on the Standard button to download a worksheet with full teaching notes.
No matter how much you enjoy teaching Englishhaving to come up with ESL worksheets regularly can get frustrating. Or, maybe you want to make your own worksheets and are just looking for some inspiration on layout and format. This list accomplishes both.
Short vowels, long vowels, digraphs — you name it! Several free, printable and downloadable worksheets, a free alphabet e-book, and tons of free, printable flashcards and board games. Plus a complete downloadable Phonics Monster curriculum, full of stories, games, tongue twisters, and more! Several free, printable dialogues for all different levels, complete with discussion questions and sentence patterns.