Author Archive | Ariadne Weinberg

6 ESL Email Writing Lesson Plan Exercises

The emails we get as adults range from funny and informal to serious and professional, and can inspire a variety of mixed emotions depending on our situations. No one likes getting those “Yeaaaah, if you could work on Saturday, that …

7 Culture Shock Activities for the ESL Classroom

Before I moved to Argentina, I learned a little about culture shock in my language classes. However, no one taught me about the most important differences, such as body language (greeting with a kiss) and time differences (an afternoon snack …

Giving Feedback to ESL Students: 13 Tips

Giving quality feedback to ESL students is important. The feedback you give contributes to creating a positive classroom environment, setting attainable improvement goals and accelerating learning. But not all feedback is created equal, and not all students respond to a …