7 Irresistibly Fun ESL Video Activities to Teach Listening Comprehension

7 fun esl video activities to teach listening comprehension

Teaching a classroom full of students to read English is one thing.

Teaching them to listen and understand what they’re hearing is much tougher.

When the words are on the page, it’s possible to sound them out and take some …

Gettin’ Musical: 5 Great Songs for Teaching ESL to Kids

5 great songs for teaching esl to kids

Need to get your ESL students up and moving?

Your lessons lacking a bit of a punch?

Try teaching through song!

It’s been proven that songs help us memorize, so take advantage of your students’ ability to commit information

7 Simple Tips to Regaining Control of Your ESL Whiteboard

an easy guide to effective whiteboard management in your esl classroom

Did you ever have a teacher who you wished could use the whiteboard a little better?

You know. The guy with tiny, scrawled handwriting.

The lady with messy notes and forgotten details.

One professor comes to mind for me. He …

How to Get Your ESL Students Excited with Project-based Learning

guide to project-based learning for esl students

Are you desperately searching for ways to spice up your ESL lessons?

Are your students lacking motivation or finding the course material boring and meaningless?

Do you think the course material is boring and meaningless?

If you answered yes …

What the Flip Is a Flipped ESL Classroom?

what the flip is a flipped esl classroom

Students and teachers are flipping obsessed with the Flipped ESL Classroom model.

Flipping the script of a traditional classroom is trending in ESL classrooms across the nation.

What exactly does “flipping the script” mean? Well, consider the following as the …

11 Useful Tips to Boost Your Intermediate ESL Students’ Reading Comprehension

how to improve esl reading comprehension activities and tips for intermediate adults

So your students can read in English with pretty great pronunciation.

That’s wonderful!

But do they understand what they’re reading?

Better yet, how can you check?

Regardless of the material (news articles, fictional stories, blog posts, etc.), ESL …

4 Simple Ways to Dramatically Improve Clarity in ESL Writing Exercises

4 simple ways to dramatically improve clarity in esl writing exercises

Teaching ESL students to write essays can be frustrating for both teachers and students.

Students need to be able to write more than a sentence or two, and the additional effort necessary for writing an essay can lead to a …